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11:51am

Fri November 2, 2012
Business

Economic development on upswing in North La.

The North Louisiana Economic Partnership presented an update on business activity in its 14-parish region to a group gathered Thursday at Cohab in downtown Shreveport.
Credit North Louisiana Economic Partnership

The North Louisiana Economic Development Partnership presented an optimistic view of job growth across its 14-parish region, during an event at Cohab in downtown Shreveport. NLEP's vice president of business development Liz Pierre told local businesspeople that she's tracking 67 active leads, largely in the manufacturing sector. The non-profit business development firm has offices in Shreveport and Monroe.

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