Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit
The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for Louisville Paving Company, Inc. – Avoca Asphalt Plant, 13400 Old Henry Road, Louisville, KY 40223, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 22, 2021, and ends on November 23, 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, KY 40203, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, by calling Matt King at (502) 574-6000, emailing our permitting department, or at the following website: http://www.louisvilleky.gov/APCD/docket. Copies of the application are available upon request. Written comments will be accepted through our online comment form until midnight or at the District office until 5:00 p.m. on November 23, 2021.
- What is the purpose of this permit? This is a standard permit renewal and removal of greenhouse gas emission limits as they are not applicable to a synthetic minor source.
- General Facility Description. Louisville Paving Company, Inc. – Avoca Asphalt Plant is a hot mix asphalt production facility.
- Will this permit increase pollution? Operating Permit O-0290-21-F will not increase pollution since there is no new equipment being added.
- Does this facility have a history of non-compliance? There has not been any notice of violation since the last issuance of the operating permit. See the Compliance History table in the Statement of Basis, page 16.
- Where can I find out more? Additional information, including equipment descriptions, potential emissions, and applicable rules, are summarized in the Statement of Basis. The Draft Permit details the application of these rules to the equipment and includes the monitoring, recordkeeping, and reporting that the District believes is necessary to demonstrate compliance.