Allied Waste sets Thanksgivng holiday trash pickup schedule

Staff reports

In observance of Thanksgiving holidays, Allied Waste will not be collecting garbage on Thursday, Nov. 27, in Ascension Parish, according to information provided by the company.

Residential subscription customers will instead receive service the day before on Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Allied Waste reminds customers that service begins as early as 5 a.m. and carts should be placed at the curb the night before collection day.

For residents who plan to use the citizen's drop-off at Colonial Landfill, the landfill will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and will resume normal drop off hours Friday, Nov. 28. Citizen drop-off hours are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m.-3 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m. -10 a.m. 

Colonial Landfill is located at 5328 Hwy. 70, south of Sorrento. 

Colonial Landfull accepts payment in credit cards, money orders or checks but does not accept cash.