Wednesday, 26 October 2016
THE GREAT GRIMSBY PAVING BLOCK FIASCO
Ignore the second headline - it will be at a cost to the council tax payer. Nothing is free.
The money will have to come out of one of its budgets with private sector partner engie, thereby depleting resources elsewhere.
How much did the failed project cost? How much will the restoration cost?
These are questions the media need to ask North East Lincolnshire Council - possibly through Freedom of Information.
The fiasco is a classic example of what risks happening when decisions are taken in secret and with no advance consultation