News and Events
BGR names Stephen Stuart Vice President and Research Director
June 28, 2017The Bureau of Governmental Research announced that it has promoted Stephen Stuart to the position of Vice President and...
First projects in New Orleans’ multibillion-dollar street repair campaign behind schedule
By Jeff Adelson
Source: The Advocate
June 26, 2017New Orleans’ ambitious plan to pour billions of dollars into fixing its crumbling streets is already behind schedule before...
A discussion of street maintenance and how to pay for it with Amy Glovinsky, President of BGR
By Janae Pierre
May 26, 2017This week on All Things New Orleans, we chat with Stand with Dignity’s lead organizer, Toya Lewis, about a...
Report: Money from traffic cam fines isn’t going to city streets
By Paul Murphy
May 26, 2017NEW ORLEANS — According to a new report, the City of New Orleans is only spending $3.8 million on...
Port of New Orleans: President’s Perspective and Plans
May 18, 2017Brandy D. Christian, Port of New Orleans President and CEO, spoke at a BGR Breakfast Briefing sponsored by IBERIABANK....
BGR Releases ‘Paying For Streets: Options For Funding Road Maintenance In New Orleans’
By Biz New Orleans
Source: Biz New Orleans
May 10, 2017NEW ORLEANS – BGR released “Paying for Streets: Options for Funding Road Maintenance in New Orleans,” yesterday, Tuesday, May...
New Orleans spends a fraction of what it needs to on street maintenance, group says
By Wilborn P. Nobles III
Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
May 9, 2017The city of New Orleans only spends an average of $3.8 million annually on street maintenance tasks like pothole repairs...