Feb 27, 2014 3:45 PM by MELISSA CANONE
During the week of Mardi Gras, residential customers with a regularly scheduled Monday garbage or recycling day in Lafayette Parish will receive their regular service.
Tuesday through Friday customers will see changes in the waste schedule the week of Mardi Gras.
On Mardi Gras day, there will be no residential garbage or recycling collection in Lafayette Parish for Allied Waste and Recycling Foundation customers. Regularly scheduled Tuesday through Friday customers will receive both garbage and recycling collection the day following their regularly scheduled collection day during the week of Mardi Gras. The adjusted collection schedule includes regular Friday garbage and recycling customers receiving garbage and recycling collection on Saturday, March 8.
The Lafayette Consolidated Government Compost Facility at 400 Dugas Rd. will be closed on Mardi Gras day, and will re-open Wednesday, March 5 at 7 a.m.