Public Information

Surplus Property

The City of Ponchatoula uses a live auction process for the sale of surplus property. Items for sale can be viewed by visiting Henderson Auctions. Auctions change often so please be sure to visit this site frequently.

Please view each item for specific details.

City Ordinances

Navigate between Codes, individual ordinances, and documents (related documents such as minutes and agendas).

City of Ponchatoula Code of Ordinances

Garbage & Recycling Information

Residential garbage is collected twice a week; Monday and Thursday on the WEST side of the railroad tracks, Tuesday and Friday on the EAST side of the railroad tracks.

Containers must be provided by the residents, or may be purchased from Waste Connections.

Closures & Holidays: Waste Connections cannot make pick-ups when the Tangipahoa Parish Landfill is closed, either for holidays or sever weather.

Visit or call (985) 878-4403 for landfill information.

Waste Connections:

Phone: 985-878-9998

Residential recycling is collected once a week, coinciding with the first day of garbage pick-up; Monday on the WEST side of the railroad tracks, Tuesday on the EAST side of the railroad tracks.

For information on what can be recycled, Click here

Recycling DOs and DONTs

Containers are provided at the time of account set-up at City Hall.

Any items that either cannot fit in a curbside recycling bin or are overflow items must be placed in a clear bag. Those items cannot be accepted at the recycling center if it cannot be easily determined that they are proper recycling products. Bulk or overflow items not in a clear bag also will not be collected.

Any cardboard boxes must be broken down.

Waste Management:
Phone: 866-909-4458
Mon-Fri 7:00AM to 4:00PM US/Central

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