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Waste Collection

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Welcome to Jennings, LoUiSiAna
(City of Jennings, The Cradle of Louisiana Oil)


At the City of Jennings we are always striving to provide up-to-date information on city services and how we are working to enhance your quality of life.  Check back often for updates on upcoming events, parks and recreation activities, city news, employment opportunities and other areas of interest.

Bulk Trash Pickup Rules & Regulations

Bulky items will be picked up every week on Tuesdays or Thursdays.  Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday routes will most likely be picked up on Tuesday. Thursday & Friday routes will most likely be picked up on Thursday.

  • Bulky Waste is stoves, refrigerators (with all CFC and other refrigerants removed), water tanks, washing machines, furniture and other similar items and materials other than construction debris, large dead animals, hazardous waste or stable matter with weights or volumes greater that those allowed for trash containers which is fifty (50) pounds. Bulky waste shall not include any excluded waste.
  • Excluded Waste is all large commercial & industrial refuse, construction debris, large dead animals, institutional solid waste, hazardous waste, offal waste, stable matter and vegetable waste.
  • White Goods – see bulky waste
  • Yard Waste is grass, leaves, flowers, stalks, stems, tree trimmings, branches and tree trunks. For yard waste collection services of grass, pine needles, leaves, flowers, stalks, stems and small tree trimmings shall be put into a container, bag or box and the weight of each should not exceed 35 lbs. Larger tree trimmings shall be laid neatly in piles at curbside (preferably tied in bundles). The maximum weight of any item placed out for yard waste collection shall be fifty (50) pounds. Branches up to six (6) inches in diameter shall be cut in length not exceeding six (6) feet and shall be stacked at the curb (preferably tied in bundles). Tree trunks shall not exceed fifty (50) pounds for any one piece nor four (4) feet in length.
  • Contractors shall haul off their own debris, tree trimmings, grass clippings, carpet, etc.

To download a copy of the rules & regulations please click here:  Bulk Trash Rule & Regulations (pdf)

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Next City Council Meeting:  Agenda for February 11th, 2019(pdf)


Public Notices:


Budget for Fiscal Year 2020

Ordinance #1744 Annual Millage Ordinance

2018 Annual Water Quality Report

Ordinance 1741 Assess a Collection Fee on Debts