JEFFERSON PARISH, LOUISIANA
November 12, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NOTICE TO ALL RESIDENTS OF UNINCORPORATED JEFFERSON PARISH AND THE TOWN OF JEAN LAFITTE
Household Hazardous Materials Collection Event Scheduled for Saturday, November 14 is Cancelled
JEFFERSON, LA – The household hazardous waste collection event scheduled for Saturday November 14, 2020 in the Joseph S. Yenni Building parking lot has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing concerns.
Residents are encouraged to keep their unwanted household hazardous waste (paint, pesticides, pool chemicals, rechargeable batteries, and other hazardous substances) until the next scheduled collection event, currently scheduled for the spring of 2021.
Residents can also bring materials (waste tires, automotive fluids, oil filters, e-waste, batteries, waste cooking oil, holiday lights and electronics) to the Drop-Off locations on the East Bank (400 David Drive) and West Bank (6440 Lapalco Blvd.). CLICK HERE for a full list of items that are accepted and not accepted at these sites. CLICK HERE for a video with more information.
For additional information, contact Assistant Director of the Environmental Affairs Department Katherine Costanza at (504) 731-4612.
Jefferson Parish Public Information Office
1221 Elmwood Park Boulevard, Suite 1002
Jefferson, LA 70123
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Gretchen Hirt Gendron, PIO