Poolbeg Incinerator

This is shaping up into a massive degree of incompetence by City Council officials, the Department of the Environment and by the likes of myself for credulousness.

It seems to be the scandal of the last 10 years in the City. I defended some officicials but could never get a straight answer as to what the contractual gate proce for rubbish would be with Covanta. It is not right that the officials should be able to avoid asking the simple salient questiopn about value for money.

The public relations contract has had a €20 Million approximate overrun from €8.3m to €30 according to the Herald (Cormac Murphy) today.