Residents to use St. Landry Road entrance to Lamar-Dixon Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day event

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Parish officials are reminding Ascension Parish residents to use the St. Landry Road entrance to Lamar-Dixon Expo Center for Saturday's Ascension Parish 2013 Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day. The household hazardous materials collection day event will take place from 9 a.m. till 1 p.m. The expo center is located at 9039 St. Landry Road, Gonzales in Gonzales. Parish environmental manager Don Hysell said the event is for Ascension Parish residents only and that a valid ID will be required. Hysell said the event is sponsored by Keep Louisiana Beautiful, Keep Ascension Beautiful, Louisiana DEQ, Shell Chemical, Home Depot, Wal-Mart, Ascension Moving and Storage, Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office, Gonzales Fire Department, Ascension Parish Fire District No. 1, Ascension Parish School Board, LeBlanc's Payless Food Store, Allied Waste, Acadian Ambulance, EATEL, Ascension Parish Government, OMI Environmental Solutions and BASF. For more information about the Ascension Parish 2013 Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day, you may call Don Hysell at (225) 621-5722 or visit www.ascensionparish.net.