Links & Resources: State & Local Organizations

Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR)
Regional policy issues for the New Orleans area.

Center for Planning Excellence (CPEX)
Growth and development planning organization.

Committee for a Better New Orleans/Metropolitan Area Committee
Group that promotes a better New Orleans

Council for a Better Louisiana
Non-partisan statewide organization which acts as a catalyst for improving the quality of life for all the citizens of Louisiana

Greater New Orleans Community Data Center
Data on neighborhoods in Orleans Parish and data on surrounding parishes

League of Women Voters of Baton Rouge
Promotes informed and active participation of citizens in government.

League of Women Voters of Louisiana
Encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government

League of Women Voters of New Orleans
Encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government

League of Women Voters of St. Tammany
Encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government

Louisiana Association of Business & Industry
Association of Louisiana Businesses

Louisiana Association of Educators
State Teachers Union

Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations (LANO)
Organization that helps nonprofit organizations in Louisiana

Louisiana District Attorneys Association
Association of State District Attorneys

Louisiana Federation of Teachers
State Teachers Union

Louisiana Industrial Development Executives Association (LIDEA)
Non-profit corporation of professionals and volunteers that promote the economic health and vitality of the state of Louisiana.

Louisiana Municipal Association
Association of Louisiana Towns and Cities

Louisiana Newspapers
Listing of websites for Louisiana Newspapers

Louisiana Police Jury Association
Association of Parish Governments

Louisiana Press Association
Association of Louisiana Newspapers

Louisiana Public Broadcasting
State network of six non-commercial television stations licensed to the Louisiana Educational Television Authority (LETA)

Louisiana Radio Stations
Listing of websites for Louisiana radio stations

Louisiana School Boards Association
Federation of public school boards of Louisiana

Louisiana Sheriffs Association
Association of Louisiana Sheriffs

Louisiana State Bar Association
Association of State Lawyers

Louisiana Television Stations
Listing of websites for Louisiana Television Stations

Ports Association of Louisiana
Nonprofit trade association formed to aid in the advancement of Louisiana ports

Regional Planning Commission in New Orleans
Five-parish council of governments for southeast Louisiana

State Chambers of Commerce
Listing of Louisiana Chamber of Commerce websites

Tammany Together
Encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government
Physical Address:
4664 Jamestown Avenue, Suite 300
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 14776
Baton Rouge, LA 70898-4776
225.926.8414 - Phone
225.926.8417 - Fax
staff@la-par.org
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