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BGR Recognizes Excellence in Government 2020 Honorees in WYES Broadcast
September 21, 2020The Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) featured our Excellence in Government Awards 2020 honorees in a one-hour broadcast on...
BGR President and CEO Amy Glovinsky Discusses Tonight’s Excellence in Government Program
By “United Way and You” on WBOK 1230 AM
Source: WBOK 1230AM
September 18, 2020Hear BGR President and CEO Amy Glovinsky discuss the BGR Excellence in Government 2020 Awards on United Way and...
Convention Center has spent nearly $50 million from reserves to keep operations going
By Michael Isaac Stein
Source: The Lens
September 17, 2020The Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Convention Center has spent $49 million of its large cash reserves to cover...
Register for Sept. 30 BGR Breakfast Briefing on Future of Policing in New Orleans
September 3, 2020The Bureau of Governmental Research will host this Virtual Breakfast Briefing on Zoom Webinar on September 30. Click “Register...
BGR Presents Virtual Briefing About Future of N.O. Policing
By Biz New Orleans Staff
Source: Biz New Orleans
September 2, 2020NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Governmental Research will present a virtual breakfast briefing about the future of New...
Baton Rouge, New Orleans area People in Business for Aug. 30, 2020
Source: The Advocate
August 31, 2020New Orleans area The Bureau of Governmental Research announced the recipients of its 2020 BGR Excellence in Government Awards honoring extraordinary local...
Q&A with Lead Author of Our New Orleans Public School Funding Report
August 13, 2020Questions abound from New Orleans public school parents, students, employees and education leaders as the new school year gets...
Discovery Schools CEO honored for innovation, and other metro-area school news
By NOLA.com Staff Report
August 12, 2020DISCOVERY SCHOOLS: Patty Glaser, the CEO of Discovery Schools, has been honored with an Excellence in Government Innovation Award...
Newell: Does NOLA assessor rely on “sales chasing” to set property values?
By Newell Normand
Source: WWL Radio
August 12, 2020The Orleans Parish Assessor Erroll Williams is responsible for determining the value of your real estate, your home and...