Cantrell set to announce transition leadership

Updated: Jan. 10, 2018 at 9:13 AM CST
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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans Mayor-Elect LaToya Cantrell will announce her transition leadership team Wednesday.

WATCH LIVE: Click here to watch the press conference at noon

Cantrell will host a press conference at noon at Xavier University Student Center.

The announcement will be made in the convocation center annex at 7800 Washington Avenue.

Cantrell made history when she was elected as the first female mayor of New Orleans back in November.

Some of her campaign promises include a national search for a police chief, reducing crime, improving communication and customer service within the Sewerage and Water Board, and finding funds to rebuild homes and provide affordable housing within the city.

Cantrell will begin her term as mayor May 7.

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