Waste Pro USA buys parish company

Staff reports

Waste Pro USA, located in Longwood, FL, has purchased Acadian?Waste Disposal?Service, and the purchase will take effect on January 1, 2012.

All employees will remain and the current routes and schedules will remain the same.  The company name remains the same with “A Waste Pro Company’ added to the title. 

 Waste Pro is the fastest growing solid waste company in the United States with operating facilities in Florida, Georgia, North & South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. 

2011 revenues will exceed $400 million with a staff of over 2,400 and a fleet of 1,400 heavy trucks. 

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Acadian Waste Disposal’s current location will used to serve Ascension Parish and the Greater Baton Rouge region and be a part of the Louisiana, Mississippi & Alabama District which is headquartered in Kenner, LA.

 Bringing in a company such as Waste Pro into Ascension Parish will be such a benefit to customers, including residents of the City of Gonzales, which we have had a contract with since 2006. 

Waste Pro’s resources are tremendous and customers can look for additional services offered.