The following are closures and changes in garbage collection schedules in Southwest Louisiana related to the Memorial Day holiday:
City of Lake Charles
The City of Lake Charles will observe the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 27. There will be no trash or garbage collection on that day.
Changes in trash and garbage pickup are as follows:
Trash and garbage normally picked up on Monday will be rescheduled for pickup on Tuesday, May 28.
Trash and garbage normally picked up on Tuesday will be rescheduled for pickup on Wednesday, May 29.
Thursday and Friday routes will remain on their regular schedules.
All recycling stations, including the Team Green recycling truck and the incinerator, will not be open on Monday, May 27. They will resume regular operations on Tuesday, May 28.
All other services of the Department of Public Works and other city departments will also be closed on Monday, May 27 in observance of this holiday but will resume regular working hours on Tuesday, May 28.
Calcasieu Parish Police Jury
Calcasieu Parish Police Jury offices will be closed Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day. Offices will reopen Tuesday, May 28. Trash and garbage collection will not be affected and will continue on its regular schedule.
SWLA National Wildlife Refuge offices
The Southwest Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge offices at Sabine, Cameron Prairie and Lacassine refuges and the Visitor Center, located at Cameron Prairie refuge, will be closed for Memorial Day Weekend.
City of Sulphur
All city offices will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. There will be no interruptions to the collection schedule for residential garbage/trash.
Calcasieu Parish libraries:
All branches of the Calcasieu Parish Public Library will be closed Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day. Materials can still be returned in the book drop boxes or renewed online or by calling.
City of Lafayette
Allied Waste and the Recycling Foundation will run their regularly scheduled garbage and recycling collection routes on Memorial Day in Lafayette Parish and throughout Acadiana.
All customers served by Allied Waste and the Recycling Foundation should set waste out the evening before their regularly scheduled collection day during the entire week of Memorial Day. There are no changes to the waste collection schedule the entire week of Memorial Day.
The Lafayette Consolidated Government Compost Facility at 400 Dugas Rd. will close at noon on Friday, remaining closed throughout the weekend and Memorial Day, and will reopen Tuesday, May 28.