Lafayette Consolidated Government wants to remind Acadiana residents that there will be no changes to the residential waste collection schedule due to the Mardi Gras holiday in Lafayette Parish.

Republic Services will run their regular residential garbage and recycling collection routes on Mardi Gras day, Tuesday, March 5, 2019. There will be no changes for residential service in Lafayette Parish the entire week of the Mardi Gras holiday.

Tuesday garbage and recycling customers should place their waste containers at the curb on Monday evening for collection on Tuesday.

Lafayette Consolidated Government’s Compost Facility at 400 Dugas Rd., located off N. University Ave., will be closed on Tuesday in observation of the Mardi Gras holiday. The facility will reopen at 7 a.m. on Wednesday.

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