Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

June 17, 2021
Notice of Action on a
Federally Enforceable District Origin Operating Permit (FEDOOP)

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit to Valero Louisville Terminal (bulk storage facility for the wholesale distribution of petroleum products), 4411 Bells Lane, Louisville, KY 40211 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This permit is being issued to renew the operating permit for a five-year operating period. The 30-day public comment period starts on June 22, 2021, and ends on July 22, 2021. A public hearing may be scheduled if the District determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest, in accordance with Regulation 2.07.

Drafts of the permit and summary are available at the District office, 701 West Ormsby Avenue, Suite 303, Louisville, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, by calling Matt King at (502) 574-6000 or emailing [email protected] or at the following website: Copies of the application are available upon request. Written comments will be accepted at [email protected] until midnight or at the District office until 5:00 p.m. on July 22, 2021.

  1. What is the purpose of this permit? This permit is being issued to renew the operating permit for a five-year operating period.
  2. General Facility Description. Valero Louisville Terminal is a bulk storage facility for the wholesale distribution of petroleum products.
  3. Will this permit increase air pollution? This permit will not increase air pollution.
  4. Does this facility have a history of non-compliance? This facility has not had any non-compliance issues since the issuance of the last FEDOOP operating permit, 33383-13-F. It is detailed in the Statement of Basis.
  5. Where can I find out more? Additional information, including emissions units, potential and past actual emissions, applicable rules, and air pollution control equipment, are summarized in the Statement of Basis. The Draft Permit details the application of these rules to the emissions units and air pollution control equipment and includes the monitoring, recordkeeping, reporting, and testing that the District deems is necessary to demonstrate compliance.


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