KENNER, La. -- Officials in Kenner are reporting that power has been restored to several thousand customers.
According to parish officials, a considerable portion of middle and north Kenner was without electricity. Problems with a transformer at the University City substation caused the power outage that affected an estimated 7,500 customers, according to Entergy officials.
The neighborhoods affected were Chateau Estates Lakefront, Loyola Tract, Grand Lake and a small part of University City and Lincoln Manner.