Gambit Editorial: Our endorsements for the March 20 special election
By Gambit Editorial
March 5, 2021On 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, 2021The 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, 2021JEFFERSON 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, 2021NEW 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
March 2, 2021The independent nonprofit group Bureau of Governmental Research is backing two Jefferson Parish tax proposals, one for its water...
BGR Issues Report on Jefferson Water and Sewer Tax Proposals
March 2, 2021Today, the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) releases On the Ballot: Jefferson Parish Water and Sewer Taxes, March 20,...
Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng Discusses Pandemic, Future Priorities at Breakfast Briefing
December 15, 2020Today, the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) hosted a virtual Breakfast Briefing featuring Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng....
Stephanie Grace: There’s more on ballot than presidential race. Study up if you’re voting early.
By Stephanie Grace
October 17, 2020Even as it’s grown in popularity, I’ve never felt compelled to participate in early voting. I enjoy the ritual...
BGR throws support behind Jefferson Parish Inspector General millage renewal
By Faimon A. Roberts III
October 13, 2020The Jefferson Parish Inspector General’s property tax renewal, which is on the ballot Nov. 3, got the thumbs up...