We’re here to help you find the Metairie trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.
The City of Metairie is in Louisiana with Baton Rouge and Lafayette to the northwest, Jefferson Parish to the south, New Orleans to the east.
If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.
Metairie Trash Collection Calendar 2023
For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.jeffparish.net/departments/environmental-affairs/garbage-and-recycling
Trash Pick Up Holidays
Here you can see the city-observed holidays.
- Martin Luther King Day – Monday, January 16, 2023
- Mardi Gras Day, Tuesday – February 21, 2023
- Independence Day – Tuesday, July 4, 2023
- Labor Day – Monday, September 4, 2023
- Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 23, 2023
- Christmas Day – Monday, December 25, 2023
There will be no garbage collection on the holiday. There is no makeup day for missed collection, garbage will not be picked up until your next scheduled collection day.
Metairie Trash Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023
To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.jeffparish.net/departments/environmental-affairs/garbage-and-recycling
Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
Furniture, tree debris, and other items that will not fit in the cart are collected once per week from residential units only. Items can be no longer than 6 ft. in length and/or 400 pounds. Smaller pieces of concrete or shingles must be containerized. Automobile engines must be drained of fluids.
Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
Construction debris generated from new construction and demolition of primary structures.
Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.
If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.
Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.
There are a number of junk removal services in Metairie and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.
Recycling Collection Calendar 2023
Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://www.jeffparish.net/departments/environmental-affairs/garbage-and-recycling/recycling-guidelines
Frequently Asked Questions
When is bulk pickup in Metairie?
To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.jeffparish.net/departments/environmental-affairs/garbage-and-recycling
What day is trash pickup?
To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.jeffparish.net/departments/environmental-affairs/garbage-and-recycling/find-my-pickup-days
What time does trash collection start?
Garbage carts may not be placed out for collection any sooner than 4:00 pm on the day preceding your regular collection day.
How can I contact the Metairie Public Works Department?
Jefferson Environmental Affairs (Garbage & Recycling)
834 S. Clearview Parkway
Jefferson, LA 70123
Phone: (504) 731-4612
E-mail: [email protected]
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