Authorities in Jefferson Parish say there will be no curbside garbage collection Christmas or New Year's Day.
Residents whose garbage normally is picked up on Wednesdays will have collections on Saturday, Dec. 28, and Saturday, Jan. 4.
Curbside recycling collections will take place on Christmas and on New Year's Day.
The parish's four trash drop-off sites and the Jefferson Parish Landfill will be closed on Christmas and New Year's Day.
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)