Rivertown http://wwno.org en Kenner Has High Hopes For Rivertown http://wwno.org/post/kenner-has-high-hopes-rivertown <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Kenner's efforts to turn its Rivertown district into a focal point for development are getting a boost after the area received an official Main Street designation from the state.</p> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 17:51:47 +0000 The Associated Press 55860 at http://wwno.org Kenner Seeks to Revive Historic Rivertown Area http://wwno.org/post/kenner-seeks-revive-historic-rivertown-area <p>KENNER, La. (AP) &mdash; The city of Kenner is launching efforts to revive its historic Rivertown area.</p><p>A farmer&#39;s market and outdoor movie nights will start next month as part of the effort to lure more people to the area. And a new company is taking over the area&#39;s performing arts theaters.</p><p>Mayor Mike Yenni&#39;s vision for the historic area is for a vibrant area that doesn&#39;t require a government subsidy, according to The Times-Picayune (<a href="http://bit.ly/I9diix"><u><font color="#000080">http://bit.ly/I9diix</font></u></a> ).</p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 14:41:28 +0000 The Associated Press 9223 at http://wwno.org