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Mayor Announces 2014 Youth Jobs Program

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Mayor Cedric Glover will announce details today for the City's summer jobs program for youths and young adults.

A news conference is scheduled for 11 a.m. in the Mayor's conference room on the second floor of Government Plaza.

For the third straight year, the program also will include internships designed for college students who will be placed in various City departments.

The summer jobs program, which is coordinated by the Department of Community Development, will employ Shreveport residents between the ages of 16-21.

Participants will work at a variety of public and private organizations and perform tasks ranging from clerical aides, recreation aides, accounting clerks to library aides, tutors and maintenance assistants.

Applications for the summer jobs program will be available through SPAR Neighborhood Centers and online at www.shreveportla.gov http://www.shreveportla.gov April 3.

The deadline to return completed applications to any SPAR Neighborhood Center is April 30.

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