BGR in the News

People this Week: New hires, promotions, awards

By CityBusiness Staff Report

Source: New Orleans CityBusiness

March 9, 2021

The Bureau of Governmental Research has appointed five new members to its board of directors and announced the election...

BGR Hosts March 23 Breakfast Briefing with St. Tammany Parish Leaders

By Biz New Orleans Staff

Source: Biz New Orleans

March 9, 2021

NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Governmental Research will host a virtual breakfast briefing titled “The Vision for St. Tammany Parish:...

New Orleans, Baton Rouge area People in Business for March 7, 2021

By Staff

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

March 7, 2021

The Bureau of Governmental Research has appointed to its board of directors for three-year terms Thomas A. LaVeist, dean...

Gambit Editorial: Our endorsements for the March 20 special election

By Gambit

Source: Gambit

March 5, 2021

On March 20, voters in Louisiana’s Second Congressional District will choose a successor to former U.S. Rep. Cedric Richmond,...

Newell: BGR supports new sewer and water taxes for Jefferson Parish

By Newell Normand

Source: WWL Radio

March 2, 2021

The Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) has a new report out about water and sewer tax propositions in Jefferson...

On the Ballot: Tax Propositions for Water and Sewer Systems in Jefferson Parish

By Fox 8 Staff

Source: Fox 8

March 2, 2021

JEFFERSON PARISH (WVUE) –The Bureau of Governmental Research Tuesday released a report highlighting two Jefferson Parish tax proposals related...

BGR Supports Jefferson Parish Tax Propositions on March 20 Ballot

By Biz New Orleans Staff

Source: Biz New Orleans

March 2, 2021

NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Governmental Research has released a new report expressing support for two Jefferson Parish...

Bureau of Governmental Research backs Jefferson Parish water and sewer tax proposals

By Kaylee Poche

Source: Gambit

March 2, 2021

The independent nonprofit group Bureau of Governmental Research is backing two Jefferson Parish tax proposals, one for its water...

Opinion: Newell: Cantrell admin hits French Quarter group with ridiculous attack

By Newell Normand

Source: WWL Radio

February 25, 2021

Earlier this week, Mayor Cantrell’s Director of Strategic Initiatives Joshua Cox had a press conference wherein he accused the...

Biz New Orleans: BGR Welcomes Five New Directors, Announces Officers for 2021

By Biz New Orleans Staff

Source: Biz New Orleans

February 24, 2021

NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Governmental Research has announced the appointment of five new members to its board...