Briefing: N.O. Public Works Leaders Discuss Progress on Street Projects
September 27, 2023On September 27, 2023, BGR presented “Rebuilding Our Infrastructure, Making New Orleans Resilient,” a Breakfast Briefing to discuss progress...
BGR Offers Spanish and Vietnamese Translations of S&WB Report Summaries
July 25, 2023New Orleans residents concerned about the future of the Sewerage and Water Board, but whose primary language is Spanish...
Eiffel Tower, Panama Canal… S&WB? New Orleans’ drainage system joins cadre of engineering marvels
By Jerry DiColo
Source: The Times-Picayune | NOLA.com
May 23, 2023There are wonders of the ancient world. There are wonders of the modern world. There are UNESCO World Heritage...
Nonprofit floats stormwater fee to shore up drainage system costs
By Joshua Rosenberg
Source: The Lens
May 22, 2023Inevitably, impossibly, New Orleans lives with water. “With,” though, is a flexible term that, for more than 100 years,...
WBOK Interview: BGR Report on S&WB Governance, May 22, 2023
By WBOK Staff
May 22, 2023Click the video above to listen to the interview. To access BGR’s report, click here.
Flawed Governance Structure of the Sewerage & Water Board to Key Problems Affecting The City
By Newell Normand
Source: WWL Radio
May 19, 2023Rebecca Mowbray and Jamie Parker joins Newell to talk about (BGR) publishing a report earlier this week, called “Waterworks...
BGR Report Says S&WB Has Major Issues In Governance Structure
By Tommy Tucker
Source: WWL Radio
May 18, 2023Becky Mowbray and Stephen Stuart join Tommy to talk about the New Orleans S&WB and how their issues need...
Report: Sewerage and Water Board Needs to Change Its Ways
By Rich Collins
Source: Biz New Orleans
May 18, 2023NEW ORLEANS — On May 17, the Bureau of Governmental Research released a report that says the Sewerage &...
Scathing new report calls for overhaul of Sewerage & Water Board’s structure
By Michael Isaac Stein
May 17, 2023In a scathing new report, New Orleans watchdog group the Bureau of Governmental Research called for a complete overhaul...