If you’ve recently moved to Lafayette or West Lafayette, here are the key things to know as a new resident, from utility companies to the top restaurants in town. For more information, visit the City of Lafayette website.
- The major gas company in Lafayette in Vectren
- Electricity is provided by Duke Energy
- Indiana American Water Company manages water and sewer
Trash Collection Schedule
View the online map to find your trash pickup day.
Recycling services are free in Lafayette. Call Lafayette Sanitation Department at 765-807-1411 or use the action center to get a bin or ask any questions. If you have yard waste, please put it in a paper bags (available at hardwhare stores) or 35-gallon or less trash containers.
On average, allow 10-12 hours after snow stops falling for priority streets to be cleared. View the list of priority streets and emergency snow route map.
Explore locations and amenities at Lafayette Parks including sports fields, playgrounds and hiking trails. Be sure to check out the inexpensive fitness facilities and yoga classes at McAllister Recreation Center.
Hungry? View the top-rated restaurants in Lafayette and West Lafayette on Yelp.