The City of Lake Charles will resume it recycling services on Tuesday, December 1, 2020.


This service resumption includes the drop-off centers and the roving green truck. Drop-off stations are located at 4331 E. Broad Street (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.) and on Alma Lane behind the Nelson Ball Field (Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.).


The Green Truck Recycling schedule is as follows:


Wednesday:         Kroger – 12th Street                                  9 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.            (Resuming Dec. 2)

Thursday:            K-Mart – Ryan and Sale Road                      9 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.            (Resuming Dec. 3)

Saturday:            Walmart – Hwy. 14                                     8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.            (Resuming Dec. 5)

Saturday:            Prien Lake Mall                                           10 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.          (Resuming Dec. 5)

Monday:              Walmart – North Hwy. 171                           9 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.            (Resuming Dec. 7)


Items accepted include bagged aluminum cans, bagged tin cans, cell phones, bills, telephone books, boxes, plastics (limited amounts of No. 1 and 2), computer paper, envelopes, shredded paper, magazines, used ink cartridges, newspapers, used laser cartridges and cardboard.


Citizens are asked to wear a mask and practice social distancing when dropping off recyclables.


For more information, call 491-1220.