Normanton recycling centre closes on Sunday 17 September
Wakefield Council is
reminding residents that the Normanton Household Waste Recycling Centre at
Welbeck will close permanently on Sunday (17 September).
The closure is planned as part of the long-term waste contract in partnership
with Shanks Waste Management. The planning permission for the site at Welbeck
expires in May, therefore the facility needs to close to allow for it to be
Cummings, Wakefield Council’s Cabinet Member for Environment and Communities,
said: “We want to remind residents that the recycling centre at Welbeck closes
“We ask residents to use our modern Household Waste Recycling Centres in
Glasshoughton, Wakefield and South Kirkby which have been designed to handle
and recycle more of our customers waste.
“We will continue to closely monitor the facilities and make extra skips made
available if required.”
Following the closure, the Council will be closely monitoring the Welbeck site to
help deter flytipping, including the use of covert CCTV.
For more information visit about the alternative centres available visit www.wakefield.gov.uk/recycling