There will be no garbage or recycling collection on Thanksgiving Day in Lafayette Parish.

Regular Thursday customers will be collected on Friday, and Friday customers will get service on Saturday.  All excess waste that does not fit in the automated garbage cart for Allied Waste customers will be collected if the garbage is bagged and placed on the ground, three feet away from the garbage cart.

All Allied Waste customers will get the excess collection on their first collection day following Thanksgiving. Monday through Wednesday customers receive the excess collection Nov. 26-28, on their regularly-scheduled collection day, the week following Thanksgiving.

The Lafayette Consolidated Government Compost Facility at 400 Dugas Rd. will be closed Thanksgiving, Friday and Saturday. The facility will reopen on Monday, November 26 at 7:00 a.m.