Posted: Jul 23, 2012 5:30 PM by Press Release
The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury's Public Works Department encourages all residents of Calcasieu Parish to utilize the two Solid Waste Convenience Centers regarding disposal of residential debris as a result of inclement weather that impacted the area Friday and Saturday. Please note that the Solid Waste Convenience Centers are only for residential use; Commercial and Industrial waste is prohibited.
The Solid Waste Convenience Centers are open Thursday - Monday, 7:00am-5:00pm, and are located in the following locations:
Public Works - East
East Maintenance Facility
5500 B Swift Plant Road
Lake Charles, LA 70615
Public Works - West
West Maintenance Facility
2915 Post Oak Road
Sulphur, LA 70663
Residents living in unincorporated areas of the Parish who are unable to bring their storm debris to the Solid Waste Convenience Centers- are encouraged to place items on the right-of-way of their property for collection. Vegetative and non-vegetative debris should be separated and bundled into two different piles when possible. Vegetative debris piles should not exceed 6 feet in length. In addition, limbs should not be larger than 4 inches in diameter.
The Police Jury is working with providers to address and complete collection efforts of residential storm debris as quickly as possible.
For additional information, please contact Public Works at 337-721-3700.