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 release addresses a bill...

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 Tax, April 28, 2018. On April...

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

March 22, 2018

Dr. Henderson Lewis, Jr., reviewed his first three years as superintendent of the Orleans Parish Public Schools. The BGR...

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 March 24, 2018, St....

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 you know citizens who...

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

September 19, 2017

Johnny Bradberry and Mark Davis discussed the 2017 Coastal Master Plan at a BGR Breakfast Briefing today in Covington....

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

July 27, 2017

Kevin Dolliole, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport’s new Director of Aviation, spoke at a BGR Breakfast Briefing sponsored...

BGR names Stephen Stuart Vice President and Research Director

June 28, 2017

The Bureau of Governmental Research announced that it has promoted Stephen Stuart to the position of Vice President and...

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) at its national conference...

Port of New Orleans: President’s Perspective and Plans

May 18, 2017

Brandy D. Christian, Port of New Orleans President and CEO, spoke at a BGR Breakfast Briefing sponsored by IBERIABANK....