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December 02 2016 0comment

Council Selects New Garbage Company

Following several discussions aimed at fine tuning St. Charles Parish’s anticipated five-year garbage collection contract, the council chose Houma-based Pelican Waste and Debris as the new service provider Monday. Residents will pay the same rate as they are paying now – $16.69 a month per household. Of that total, $11.95 will be paid to the […]

July 06 2016 0comment

Garbage Collection to begin in St. Bernard Parish

Pelican Waste and Debris, LLC began this morning collecting curbside garbage in St. Bernard Parish. Any resident who has not received their blue cart CAN use any cart until the new cart is delivered. Pelican will continue to deliver carts until every residence has received one. Reminder, appliances (white goods) such as stoves, refrigerators, washers, […]

January 02 2014 0comment

Customer service complaints encourage trash start-up

Not long after selling its waste and disposal company, SWDI, to Progressive Waste Management in 2010, the Callais family began receiving calls lamenting poor customer service. Now the Callaises are back in the trash business, forming Pelican Waste and Debris in September, and are taking aim at the company they sold to. Leading the newly […]

November 20 2013 0comment

Pelican Waste and Debris happy to be up and running

Local businessman Roddie Matherne believes that he has a dream team in place within the world of waste and debris pick up. Within the structure of that team, Pelican Waste and Debris was born. Combined with other co-owners Christian D. Lapeyre and Corey Callais, the trio recently created the local business, which specializes in industrial […]