EBR plans to complete storm debris pickup in 45 days

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - There is a considerable amount of storm debris around East Baton Rouge as a result of Hurricane Isaac. City-Parish officials are planning to pick up the remaining debris within the next 45 days.

The storm debris collection officially kicked off in East Baton Rouge Monday, with efforts focused on zip codes 70815 and 70805.

Beginning next week, the City-Parish plans to increase the debris collection efforts to four other zip codes: 70817, 70808, 70811 and 70807.

Updates about the pickup efforts will be posted on the city website. Click here to check out a map of their progress.

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