Contracting (Jefferson)

BGR Comments on Draft Contracting Ordinance

Overview In an open letter to the Jefferson Parish Council, BGR comments on a proposed ordinance that would change the parish’s process for awarding nonprofessional service contracts.

Hospital Lease Process Symptomatic of Contracting Ills

Overview In this release, BGR points out that the disarray enveloping the Jefferson Parish hospital lease process stems from contracting problems BGR has previously identified.

BGR Letter Calls for Jefferson Contracting Changes

Overview In this letter to the Jefferson Parish Charter Advisory Board, BGR recommends changes to the parish charter in the area of contracting.

Parish Contracting Reform Ordinance Misses the Mark

Overview In this release, BGR looks at a proposed ordinance to reform one area of service contracting in Jefferson Parish.

BGR Seeks Reforms to Contracting in Jefferson

BGR analyzes service contracting in Jefferson Parish and makes recommendations for reforms.

Legal Services Contracting at the Local Level

Overview As a supplement to Public Contracting for Legal Services, this report provides information and analysis of contracting practices of local governments. Also available are appendixes summarizing 18 local government entities’ practices and the text of Louisiana laws. The Public...

State and Local Contracting for Legal Services

Overview The Public Law Center (TPLC), the Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana (PAR), and the Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) prepared the study of contracting for outside legal services by state and local government entities at the request...

BGR Examines Contracting by 5 School Boards

Overview This report analyzes professional services contracting practices by five area school boards.