Nov 12 2019 Metro Public Health and Wellness receives federal grant to provide mental health services to Healthy Start families

Federal grant to fund in-home counseling, family support groups and staff training

Watch the full press conference here.

 

Nov 7 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Clariant Corporation (catalysts and catalyst carrier manufacturing plant), 4900 Crittenden Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This permit is being issued to replace a NOx emission control system and increase production rates and emissions of six calciners. The 30-day public comment period starts on November 9, 2019, and ends on December 9, 2019. 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.

Oct 31 2019 Neighborhood Place partners offer energy management workshops, NPC hiring events and more

Neighborhood Place partners offer a variety workshops and resources in November to help strengthen households including hiring events from National Processing Center and Sodexo, energy management workshops provided by Project Warm, and a Foster Parent/Adoption Information meeting. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Oct 24 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Recast Energy Louisville, LLC (industrial energy service provider), 4014 Bells Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This permit is being issued to renew the operating permit. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 26, 2019, and ends on November 25, 2019. 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.

Oct 21 2019 Air Pollution Control District Notice of Public Comment Period and Hearing

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board opens a public comment period October 18, 2019, on proposed amendments to Regulations 1.08, Administrative Procedures, Version 14; and 2.08, Fees, Version 28; that were proposed on October 16, 2019. If adopted by the Board, the amendments to Regulation 1.08, Version 14 will be submitted to US EPA for inclusion in the Kentucky State Implementation Plan.

Oct 21 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise a FEDOOP operating permit for Republic Conduit Manufacturing (steel pipes and tubes manufacturing plant), 7301 Logistics Drive, Louisville, KY 40258 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This permit revision incorporates construction permit C-1553-1037-18-F for multiple unit modifications and incorporates multiple newly installed insignificant activities. This permit revision also updates equipment as requested by the company. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 22, 2019, and ends on November 22, 2019. 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.

Oct 17 2019 Mosquitoes Still Pose a Threat Despite Cooler Weather

Public urged to wear insect repellant, long pants and sleeves when outdoors

 

Oct 16 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit to Indratech (manufactures non-woven textile matting for automotive and acoustical applications), 2801 Constant Comment Place, Louisville, KY 40299 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This permit is being issued to renew the FEDOOP operating permit. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 17, 2019, and ends on November 18, 2019. 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.

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Oct 11 2019 Proposed Amended Board Order and site-specific Reasonably Available Control Technology (RACT) Plan

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board opens a public comment period October 11, 2019, on an amended Board Order and site-specific Reasonably Available Control Technology (RACT) Plan for American Synthetic Rubber Company, 4500 Camp Ground Road, Louisville, Kentucky 40216. If approved, the District will submit the determination to EPA for inclusion in the Kentucky State Implementation Plan.

Oct 9 2019 Air Pollution Control District Notice of Public Hearing

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing on an Agreed Board Order with Hexion Inc. Hexion is alleged to have violated District Regulations 1.05 (Compliance with Emission Standards and Maintenance Requirements), 2.16 (Title V Operating Permits), and 5.15 (Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions) at the facility located at 6200 Camp Ground Road in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

Oct 7 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit for Consolidated Grain and Barge Company (grain handling, milling, and storage plant), 1047 South 15th Street, Louisville, KY 40210 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is an initial issuance of a FEDOOP. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 08, 2019, and ends on November 11, 2019. 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.

Oct 3 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Clariant Corporation (catalysts and catalyst carrier manufacturing plant), 1227 South 12th Street, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This permit is being issued to construct a material handling system. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 5, 2019, and ends on November 4, 2019. 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.

Oct 2 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for The Standard Group, LLC (lithographic printing operation), 2415 Plantside Drive, Louisville, KY 40299 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is a standard FEDOOP renewal. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 3, 2019, and ends on November 4, 2019. 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.

Sep 30 2019 Officials Issue Public Health Warning to Stop Vaping

 Officials in Louisville today issued a public health warning that anyone using e-electronic cigarettes and other vaping products should stop in the face of a national outbreak of severe lung injury due to e-cigarette and vaping product use. (Watch the press conference.)