Events

BGR Seeks Nominations for 2020 Excellence in Government Awards

January 14, 2020

One of BGR’s most important and exciting programs – the biennial Excellence in Government Awards – returns this year,...

BGR Opens Nominations for 2020 Excellence in Government Awards

December 18, 2019

BGR is accepting nominations through February 14 for its 2020 Excellence in Government Awards. Don’t miss your opportunity to...

Rear Admiral John Nadeau Discusses Coast Guard’s Work in New Orleans and Beyond

December 10, 2019

Today, Rear Admiral John Nadeau, the new commander of the U.S. Coast Guard’s Eighth District, presented at a BGR...

Nell Nolan: Moonlight & Miracles, Victory Ball – WWII, BGR Luncheon

By Nell Nolan

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

November 24, 2019

The Bureau Brigade Count ‘em! Supporters of the Bureau of Governmental Research, about 800 of them, convened at the...

(Editorial) Our Views: At annual BGR luncheon, a reminder of what matters

By Staff Editorial

Source: The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate

November 17, 2019

The Bureau of Governmental Research, New Orleans’ venerable policy watchdog, seeks to celebrate distinguished service in the public sector...

BGR Features Author Michael Lewis at 2019 Annual Luncheon

November 7, 2019

The Bureau of Governmental Research today held its 2019 Annual Luncheon featuring A Conversation with Michael Lewis. Bestselling author...

City Council Members Talk Public Policy at BGR Social for Young Professionals

October 23, 2019

This evening we hosted a BGR Social, inviting young professionals and others to The Shop at The CAC to...

BGR to Present A Conversation with Michael Lewis at its 2019 Annual Luncheon

September 18, 2019

Don’t miss this year’s Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) Annual Luncheon featuring bestselling author Michael Lewis. The luncheon will...

Supt. Trey Folse Discusses St. Tammany Schools at BGR Breakfast Briefing

September 17, 2019

Today, Trey Folse, superintendent of the St. Tammany Parish Public School System, presented at a BGR Breakfast Briefing entitled...

Ghassan Korban Discusses Rebuilding the S&WB for a Stronger Future

May 14, 2019

Today, Ghassan Korban, executive director of the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans, presented at a BGR Breakfast...