DEBRIS DROP-OFF DAY

Feb 16, 2022, 09:53 AM by Jennifer McCommons

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DEBRIS DROP-OFF DAY

Spring clean and get rid of unwanted household items   

Lafayette, LA – Lafayette Parish residents can take advantage of the Lafayette Consolidated Government (LCG) and Republic Services Debris Drop-off Day to get rid of household junk. This is a chance to dispose of items that aren’t typically picked up curbside or can’t fit into a cart.

LCG continues its partnership with Bike Lafayette, a nonprofit organization that collects old bikes to rebuild them. Repaired bikes will be donated to children and adults in need.

Debris Drop-off Day is March 5,2022 from 8:00 a.m. - noon

Locations: Brown Park – 1234 E. Pont Des Mouton Road

                 Robicheaux Center – 1919 Eraste Landry Road

Accepted Items

  • Old tires, wood and metal, home and lawn furniture, appliances, carpet and padding, car parts, and other construction debris. There is a limit of five tires per person.
  • Smaller waste, such as old clothes, toys, plant pots, and other items should be placed in a bag or box.
  • Larger items such as old bicycles, barbeque pits, and steel mounting poles for basketball backboards will also be accepted.

Not Accepting

  • Automotive fluids
  • Household chemicals
  • Compressed gas cylinders
  • Medical waste
  • Ammunition
  • Explosives
  • Gas-powered equipment

This event is for residents residing in the unincorporated areas of Lafayette Parish and the City of Lafayette. Residents should be prepared to help unload all items. Driver’s licenses will be checked. Waste from businesses will not be accepted. 

A complete list of acceptable items can be viewed online at https://lafayettela.gov/public-works/debris-drop, or residents may call 337-291-8529.