Assumption Parish opening storm debris disposal location
ASSUMPTION PARISH- The Assumption Parish Office of Emergency Preparedness is opening a spot for people to throw out debris that was left behind by the severe weather earlier this week.
According to a news release sent out Friday, the Ezeikel Street site will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. throughout the weekend for people to dispose of the trash. The disposal site is only accepting construction and vegetable debris, no tires or hazardous materials will be allowed.
If you're not able to make it to the disposal site, crews will also be picking trash up along roadways in the parish. The Assumption Parish Office of Emergency Preparedeness asks residents to please place their debris along the side of the road and separate vegetable debris from the construction debris.
You can reach the Assumption Parish OEP at 985-369-7386.
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