Earlier today I was at the studios of WDET, where I listened to an interview with Charlie Beckham, the chief administrative officer for Detroit Mayor Dave Bing. Beckham, speaking earlier in the day to Detroit Today host Craig Fahle, said it looks like the city is locked in to using the massive incinerator on the city’s east side for the next 12 years.
But the City Council isn’t so certain. The council, by a 6-2 margin, decided Tuesday to go to court and seek an injunction to stop sending city trash to the incinerator. As with almost everything regarding the incinerator, nothing seems to be certain, including the strength of any possible case the council might have.
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