Jul 30 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit for Eckart America Corporation (aluminum powder and paste production), 4101 Camp Ground Road, Louisville, 40211, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This is a standard permit renewal. The 30-day public comment period starts August 1, 2020, and ends on August 31, 2020.  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.

Jul 23 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for V.G. Reed & Sons, Inc. (Lithographic Printing Operation), 1002 South 12th Street, Louisville, KY 40210 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is a standard permit renewal. The 30-day public comment period starts on July 24, 2020, and ends on August 24, 2020. 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.

Jul 21 2020 Regulation 5.15, July 15, 2020, Public Meeting Follow-up Information

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (APCD) held a Public Meeting to discuss an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) for Regulation 5.15, Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions (also known as the “Risk Management Plan (RMP)” Rule) on Wednesday, July 15.  The meeting recording and presentation slides, the ANPR, and a Fact Sheet, can be reviewed at www.LouisvilleKy.gov/APCD/docket.

Jul 16 2020 Air Quality Alert for Friday (7/17)

News item about an air quality alert for Friday (7/17)

Jul 9 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Clariant Corporation (catalyst and catalyst carrier manufacturing plant), 1227 South 12th Street, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. This permit is being issued to construct new equipment and increase the stack height to allow for simultaneous operation of two heat treaters. The 30-day public comment period starts on July 11, 2020, and ends on August 10, 2020.            

Jul 2 2020 Air Quality Alert for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

News item about an air quality alert for Friday (7/3), Saturday (7/4) and Sunday (7/5)

Jul 1 2020 Air Pollution Control District Notice of Public Meeting

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (the District) announces a Public Meeting regarding possible amendments to Regulation 5.15, Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions.

Jun 26 2020 Air Quality Alert for Saturday (6/27) and Sunday (6/28)

News item about an air quality alert for Saturday (6/27) and Sunday (6/28)

Jun 19 2020 Air Quality Alert for Saturday (6/20)

News item about a)n air quality alert for Saturday (6/20)

Jun 18 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for IMI Kentucky, LLC – 832 Outer Loop (concrete batch plant), 2001 Outer Loop, Louisville, KY 40219 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is a standard permit renewal, that includes updating format and language and removal of greenhouse gas references. The 30-day public comment period starts on June 19, 2020, and ends on July 20, 2020. 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.

Jun 18 2020 Air Pollution Control District Notice of Public Meeting for Forth Technologies

On Tuesday, July 2, 2020, the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (APCD) will host a virtual public meeting from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. to discuss a proposed Federally Enforceable District Origin Operating Permit (FEDOOP) Renewal for Forth Technologies, Inc., 600 Bergman Avenue, Louisville, KY 40203. 

Jun 8 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit for LG&E Mill Creek Generating Station (electricity generating facility), 14460 Dixie Highway, Louisville, 40272, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This is a standard permit renewal. The 30-day public comment period starts June11, 2020, and ends on July 13, 2020.  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.

Jun 5 2020 Air Quality Alert for Sunday (6/7)

News item about an air quality alert for Sunday (6/7)

May 29 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit for River Metals Recycling, LLC (scrap metal recycling facility), 2114 Metal Lane, Louisville, KY 40206 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This permit is being issued to reclassify the source from a minor source to a FEDOOP source, due to a change in VOC emission factors. The 30-day public comment period starts on May30, 2020, and ends on June 29, 2020. 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.

May 27 2020 Air Pollution Control District Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking/Opening of Informal Comment Period

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (the District) is giving this Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, and opens an informal public comment period May 27, 2020, on amendments to Regulation 5.15, Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions.