Call: (504) 341-3424

City Services

Westwego Public Works Departments


In the event of an emergency with your water or sewer, please contact the Westwego sewer plant at (504) 347-2447. This telephone number is for after hour emergencies only!

Solid Waste Disposal

The designated days for the collection of garbage and trash within the limits of the City of Westwego are as follows:

Wednesday – Garbage
Saturday – Garbage and trash

The cost of this service $15.00, is included in your water bill, which also includes Sewer charges.

For garbage service questions such as missed cans, holiday schedule, special pickups, etc. call (877) 747-4374

Holidays Observed

New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King Day
Mardi Gras Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

If service falls on or after a holiday, service will be provided within 48 hours of a holiday.

Trash Drop-Off Site

Marrero Wastewater Treatment Plant
6250 Lapalco Blvd., Marrero

The fee for residents living in Westwego is $14.00 for pick-up trucks and $20.00 for trailers. The site is open Tuesday-Sunday from 9:00am-5:30pm; Daylight Savings: 10:00am-6:30pm.

View the City of Westwego Code of Ordinances at Municode Chapter 9 Garbage, Trash, and Weeds for additional rules and regulations.

Comments are closed.