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City Council ‘didn’t care until everything went south’ at S&WB: J.P. Morrell

Aug 17, 2017

The (S&WB) board of directors was reduced from 13 to 11 members, council members lost their three seats and new members had to be nominated by local university presidents. The moves had support from the nonpartisan watchdog Bureau of Governmental Research and the New Orleans Business Council.

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

Filed under: City Government, Governance, Infrastructure, Orleans Parish, S&WB

New Orleans airport’s new director describes plans for growth, new terminal

Jul 27, 2017

“I’m a native New Orleanian,” Aviation Director Kevin Dolliole told a packed room Thursday at a breakfast briefing hosted by the Bureau of Governmental Research. “I think I’ve honed my skills moving around to different facilities in the country, so I’ve touched and run different airports. I’ve been a consultant.”

Source: The Advocate

Filed under: Airport, Economic Development, Infrastructure

Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for July 23, 2017

Jul 23, 2017

The Bureau of Governmental Research has promoted Stephen Stuart to vice president and research director. Stuart has been with BGR 15 years and was senior analyst. Stuart holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from Loyola University New Orleans.

Source: The Advocate

30 Greater New Orleans business people on the move

Jul 20, 2017

Stuart has been with the Bureau of Governmental Research for 15 years and has extensive knowledge of the organization and the local and regional public policy issues that frame its work.

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

BGR appoints new research director

Jul 2, 2017

The Bureau of Governmental Research has promoted longtime staff member Stephen Stuart to vice president and research director.

Source: The Advocate

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