LCG Debris Collection Drive This Weekend

LCG Debris Collection Drive This Weekend

Posted: Apr 13, 2021 5:45 PM

Lafayette, LA – Lafayette Parish residents can take advantage of Lafayette Consolidated Government (LCG) and Republic Services Debris & Electronics 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 is working with electronic recycling management company MRM and television manufacturer TCL. Both will be on site collecting TVs and other electronics. 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 & Electronics Drop-off Day

Location: UL Lafayette Cajun Field

Date: April 17, 2021

Time: 8 a.m.-noon

Accepted Items

· Old tires, wood and metal, furniture, appliances, carpet and padding, 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

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.

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