The Tangipahoa Parish Regional Solid Waste Facility, located in Independence, LA.

 

This landfill is permitted to accept the following types of wastes:

  • Type II waste, defined as residential and commercial solid waste
  • Type III waste which is defined as construction and demolition debris

This facility is not permitted to accept any waste defined as hazardous. It operates under Permit No. P-0217R1, viewable at the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) in Baton Rouge, or at the Tangipahoa Parish Library in Amite.

For information regarding definition of facility type and waste type, please refer to the, "Environmental Regulatory Code VII Solid Waste", as produced by the Louisiana DEQ.

​THE LANDFILL WILL BE CLOSED DECEMBER 9th DUE TO WINTER WEATHER. WE WILL RESUME NORMAL OPERATIONS MONDAY.

 

The Tangipahoa Parish Regional Landfill will be closed on the following holidays:

  • New Years Day
  • 4th of July
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Hours of operation for the following holidays will be 6:30-12:00

  • Christmas Eve
  • New Years Eve

Hours of Operation During the Fall Daylight Savings Time

  • Monday-Friday  6:30 AM to 4:30 PM
  • Satuday  7:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Hours of Operation During Spring Daylight Savings Time

  • Monday-Friday  7:00-4:30 (Residential)
  • Monday-Friday  6:30-4:45 (Commercial Only)
  • Saturday  7:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Tipping Fee:

  • Rural Contract Rate - $12.48 per ton
  • Tangipahoa Parish Residential Waste - $30.54 per ton
  • Commercial/ALL Other Waste - $35.48 per ton
  • Sludge - $0.15 per gal.

 

Visitor Do's and Don'ts
Do:

  • ...be advised that during or after a heavy rain, conditions may not be favorable for disposing of waste.
  • ...be aware that the active area is located at the top of a hill, and wet conditions may not allow for decent travel.
  • ...be aware of large construction equipment operating in or around the area. Though our employees are instructed to yield the right of way to our customers, your attention and consideration would help in providing a safe working environment.
  • ...observe and obey all posted signs. These are for your safety as well as others.

Don't:

  • .allow children under the age of 13 years to venture outside of your vehicle.
  • ...venture out across the active area or other parts of the landfill. Stay within 6 feet of your vehicle or trailer at all times.
  • ...smoke once you enter the facility.
 

 

Contact Us

57510 Hano Road
Independence, LA 70443
PH: (985) 878-4403
Fax: (985) 878-2361
 
 
Connie Henry
Office Manager
 

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