Let's face it; with all the guest and food, there's going to be a lot of trash. Here is the Thanksgiving schedule for Lake Charles                             

 Official Release from Lake Charles

The City of Lake Charles will observe the Thanksgiving Holiday on Thursday, November 28.  There will be no trash or garbage pickup on that day.  Trash and garbage regularly scheduled for pickup on Thursday will be rescheduled for pickup on Friday, November 29.  Trash and garbage regularly scheduled for pickup on Friday will be rescheduled for Saturday, November 30.

All recycling stations, including the Team Green recycling truck, the Nelson Ball Field location, and the Wood Waste Facility (Incinerator) will be closed on Thursday, November 28.  They will resume regular operations on Friday, November 29.

All other services of the Department of Public Works and other City departments will be closed on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 in observance of this Holiday, but will resume regular working hours on Monday, December 2.