Waste Management changes trash collection schedule due to Hurricane Ida


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NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — With Orleans and surrounding parishes in Louisiana set directly in the path of approaching Hurricane Ida, Waste Management announced schedule changes that will impact trash collection pick-ups for both commercial and residential customers.

Waste Management has canceled commercial and roll-off collection services in the New Orleans area for Monday, Aug. 30. These customers will experience one-day service delays, weather and safe road conditions permitting.

Hurricane Ida will impact regular trash collection schedules in St. James Parish, Town of Gramercy and Town of Lutcher as well.

Click here for information about separating household trash from storm debris.

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