Recycling Road Show February numbers in

Staff reports
Volunteers are shown loading recyclable materials into a collection truck Saturday morning during the Ascension Parish Recycling Road Show held at the Prairieville Wal-Mart. Shown are truck owner Tommy Tullier, volunteers Charles Doufe and Troy Doufe, and Recycling Foundation driver Wanda Jenkins.

Ascension Parish Environmental Director Terance Irvin said 3.3 tons or 6,600 pounds of recyclables were collected at the Ascension Parish Recycling Road Show.

He said 189 parish vehicles dropped off their materials during the four-hour monthly event.

The Recycling Road Show takes place on the first Saturday of every month from 9 a.m. till 1 p.m. at the Prairieville Wal-Mart Location.