Announcements

City Council Members Should Regulate, Not Govern, the Sewerage & Water Board

(April 9, 2018) – Today the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) releases City Council Members Should Regulate, Not Govern, S&WB. The...

On the Ballot: West Jefferson Levee District Millage

(March 29, 2018) – Today the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) releases On the Ballot: West Jefferson Levee District Property...

Taking Stock: Three Years of Change at the Orleans Parish School Board

On March 22, 2018, Dr. Henderson Lewis, Jr., reviewed his first three years as superintendent of the Orleans Parish...

On the Ballot: St. Tammany Parish Sales Tax Renewals

(March 2, 2018) – Today the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) releases On the Ballot: St. Tammany Parish Tax Renewals. On...

BGR’s 2018 Excellence in Government Awards

(October 16, 2017) – Do you know creative, dedicated public employees who deserve greater recognition for their accomplishments? Do...

Implementing the Coastal Master Plan in the Greater New Orleans Region Breakfast Briefing

On September 19, 2017, Johnny Bradberry and Mark Davis discussed the 2017 Coastal Master Plan at a BGR Breakfast...

New Director of Aviation Discusses Airport Growth, Economic Impact and Global Connectivity

On July 27, 2017, Kevin Dolliole, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport’s new Director of Aviation, spoke at a...

BGR names Stephen Stuart Vice President and Research Director

On June 28, 2017, the Bureau of Governmental Research announced that it has promoted Stephen Stuart to the position...

BGR Again Wins National Awards for Research

(July 27, 2017) – The Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) won two awards from the Governmental Research Association (GRA)...

Port of New Orleans: President’s Perspective and Plans

On May 18, 2017, Brandy D. Christian, Port of New Orleans President and CEO, spoke at a BGR Breakfast...