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KENNER, La. - Kenner Mayor Mike Yenni is holding a public meeting Friday morning to talk about economic development.

Yenni and several city officials, as well as business leaders, will discuss efforts to lure businesses and young professionals to Kenner.

Back in their first meeting in May, a consultant provided a report that showed Kenner has seen a decrease in residents and college educated residents and an increase in the number of vacant homes in the city.

The meeting begins at 8:30 a.m. at the Kenner City Park Pavilion.

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