Fingal cancels plans for massive Lusk landfill

UPDATE: Plans for a highly controversial €60 million ‘superdump’ in north county Dublin have been cancelled, the Business Post has learned.

13th December, 2011

Plans for a highly controversial €60 million ‘superdump’ in north county Dublin have been cancelled, writes John Burke, Public Affairs Correspondent.

The massive landfill, earmarked by Fingal County Council for Nevitt, near Lusk, Co Dublin has been met with major opposition from large sections of the local community there.

Fingal County Council has confirmed that it has withdrawn the compulsory purchase orders in respect of lands they planned to acquire to develop the...

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