$1 Billion Question: Do the Tax Dedications in New Orleans Make Sense?

Source: Paul Rioux, Bureau of Governmental Research, November 2015

From the abstract:
In The $1 Billion Question: Do the Tax Dedications in New Orleans Make Sense? BGR presents a comprehensive picture of where local tax dollars are going in Orleans Parish. The report provides breakdowns of tax dedications by entity and by purpose, and gives examples of problems that can arise when tax dedications are established with little planning and accountability. It also makes recommendations to help ensure existing tax revenues are deployed optimally.
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