June 19 2013 Latest news:
A plan B is to be drawn up in case Norfolk County Council’s contract for an incinerator at King’s Lynn is terminated, but a debate on whether to pull the plug on the plant has been put on hold.
Norfolk County Council has agreed to look at alternatives to incineration, but stopped short of debating whether to pull the plug on the plant.
Eleventh hour discussions are taking place between group leaders to try to agree a motion to tackle the future of the proposed Norfolk incinerator.
Two proposals to scrap plans for the incinerator planned for Norfolk will be discussed by councillors at County Hall today.
Selling off some of Norfolk’s county farms estate could be the way for County Hall to shoulder the cost of pulling out of the incinerator contract without damaging frontline services, it has been claimed.