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Letter to Patricia Brister, St. Tammany Parish President RE: Inspector General

The Inspector General issued a public letter to St. Tammany Parish President Patricia Brister clarifying comments made at a public meeting about the question of whether to create an inspector general's office in St. Tammany Parish. Inspector General Quatr ...

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Follow-up Report: New Orleans's System of City Courts and New Orleans Traffic Court

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) followed up on its 2011 report "Assessment of New Orleans’ System of City Courts and Performance Review of New Orleans Traffic Court." The review encompassed City and Court policies, finances, and practice ...

Boards, Commissions, and Public Benefit Corporations: Model Administrative Procedures

This guide includes legal requirements and recommended practices for City of New Orleans boards, commissions, and public benefit corporations. The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) provides this information to help board members, officers, and ...

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Boards, Commissions, and Public Benefit Corporations: Model Board Manual

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General's (OIG) guide includes legal requirements and recommended practices for City of New Orleans boards, commissions, and public benefit corporations. Board members have an important responsibility to oversee the pub ...

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Supplement to Taxpayer/City Funding to the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office in 2011

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a supplement to "Inspection of Taxpayer/City Funding to the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office in 2011." The supplement was issued for the purpose of answering the question: what OPSO sources of public ...

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Letter to State Board of Certified Public Accountants of Louisiana RE: Auditor Conflict of Interest

The letter from New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) to the State Board of Certified Public Accountants of Louisiana asserts that the Campaign Treasurer for Sheriff Marlin Gusman, Albert J. “Joey” Richard, III, has a conflict in appearance and fa ...

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Letter to Louisiana Ethics Board RE: Auditor Conflict of Interest

The letter from New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) to the Louisiana Ethics Board asserts that the Campaign Treasurer for Sheriff Marlin Gusman, Albert J. “Joey” Richard, III, has a conflict in appearance and fact due to his direct involvement i ...

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Sewerage and Water Board Collection of Sanitation Fees

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) released an audit report on the Sewerage and Water Board's collection of sanitation fees. The audit revealed that 35.6 percent of accounts were delinquent and uncollected fees were $3.1 million in 2010 and ...

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Fuel Receiving Controls

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an inspection of the City’s policies and practices related to fuel receiving. The objective of the inspection was to determine whether there were adequate safeguards in place to ensure that the a ...

Correction Letter to John White, State Superintendent of Education RE: Review of Program Management/Construction Management

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) entered into a Cooperative Endeavor Agreement with the State Department of Education Recovery School Disctrict to provide oversight of the RSD's New Orleans school construction projects. This letter contai ...