Solid Waste & Parish Transfer Sites

Private Contractors

Waste Management currently has the solid waste curbside collection contract with St. James Parish. Residents may contact Waste Management at 800-548-8597 if they have any problems or concerns. A map of the collection days by route is linked below. 

Transfer Sites

The Parish Council manages and operates collection sites on each side of the river. 

Vegetative debris is only collected at the Collection Site on the West Bank.

Allowed items at collection sites: 

  • White goods (freezers & refrigerators)
  • Furniture 
  • Tires (limit to 5 per day) 
  • Oil
  • Household trash
  • Construction debris from private individuals 

Items NOT allowed: 

  • Paint
  • Aerosol cans
  • Pressurized tanks
  • Solvents
  • Shingles

Transfer Sites Holidays

The Parish transfer sites will be closed on the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day 
  • Mardi Gras
  • Easter Sunday 
  • 4th of July 
  • Thanksgiving Day 
  • Christmas Day 

West Bank Collection Site

39305 LA 3127
Vacherie, LA

Monday - Sunday
7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

East Bank Collection Site

12270 N Golden Grove Road
Gramercy, LA

Monday - Sunday
7 a.m. to 6 p.m.