Inform Your Vote in the Nov. 16 Election with BGR’s Reports
November 15, 2019Citizens in New Orleans who plan to vote in Saturday’s election can inform their decisions with BGR’s report, On...
Infrastructure funding on the line in three New Orleans ballot measures
By Jessica Williams
November 14, 2019Since taking office in May 2018, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell has searched far and wide for more money...
(Opinion) The 8% Gorilla That Nobody Is Talking About
By Danil Faust
Source: Big Easy Magazine
November 12, 2019The topic of the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans is a contentious one. In the past two...
Cantrell doubles down, responds to criticism against bond and tax propositions
By Amanda Roberts
Source: Fox 8
November 11, 2019November 16th, New Orleans residents will vote on three different propositions, all that would allow the city to use...
BGR Endorses Ballot Propositions That Could Generate Millions For Infrastructure
By Travis Lux
October 30, 2019In a report released Tuesday, the non-partisan Bureau for Governmental Research (BGR) has endorsed three ballot propositions that would...
Infrastructure, bond issues dominate discussion on second day of New Orleans City Council budget hearings
By Jessica Williams
October 29, 2019Mayor LaToya Cantrell’s top public works aides offered a roadmap Tuesday for the hundreds of millions of dollars they...
BGR backs New Orleans ballot initiatives aimed at raising funds for infrastructure
By Jeff Adelson
October 29, 2019The Bureau of Governmental Research is backing three ballot initiatives aimed at increasing city funding for infrastructure that Mayor...
BGR Examines New Orleans’ Bond and Tax Propositions on the November 16 Ballot
October 29, 2019Today BGR releases On the Ballot: New Orleans Bond and Tax Propositions, November 16, 2019. The report analyzes three...
New Orleans will get millions of dollars for roads, drainage; here are 3 big winners
By Tyler Bridges
Source: The Advocate
June 2, 2019New Orleans will receive tens of millions of dollars to replace antiquated sewage pipes, fix faulty drainage pumps and...