Pensions

BGR Wins National Awards for Research

(August 14, 2018) – The Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) won two awards from the Governmental Research Association (GRA) at its...

New Orleans Council passes pension changes affecting only new hires

Current New Orleans City Hall employees will avoid changes to their retirement plans under a deal City Councilwoman Stacy...

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)...

Amid strong opposition from city employees, Stacy Head pulls plan to reform pension system

After a boisterous New Orleans City Council committee meeting Thursday at which dozens of city workers railed against a...

Stacy Head: Why we need municipal employee pension reform now

We’re running out of time. That’s how I feel with a little less than a year left in office...

Councilwoman Stacy Head proposes money-saving changes to city retirement system

New Orleans City Councilwoman Stacy Head is proposing changes that would make the city’s main pension plan less generous...