Oct 16 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Brown-Forman Distillery (distillery), 2921 Dixie Highway, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 17, 2018, and ends on November 16, 2018. 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 15 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

            The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Ford Motor Company – Kentucky Truck Plant (manufacture of automobiles, light- and medium-duty trucks), 3001 Chamberlain Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 18, 2018 and ends on November 19, 2018. 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 9 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Kosmos Cement Company (Portland cement production), 15301 Dixie Highway, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 11, 2018, and ends on November 12, 2018. 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 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Ford Motor Company – Louisville Assembly Plant (manufacture of automobiles), 2000 Fern Valley Road, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 4, 2018 and ends on November 5, 2018. 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 20 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc (synthetic resins and resin compounds   manufacturing plant), 4200 Bells Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on September 23, 2018, and ends on October 23, 2018. 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 18 2018 Air Quality Alert for Wednesday (9/19)

There is an Air Quality Alert for Wednesday (9/19) in Louisville and Southern Indiana. Ozone is forecast to be Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (seniors, children, people with breathing ailments like asthma and COPD). The general public is not likely to be affected.

Aug 30 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to BAE Systems (weapons systems for the military manufacturing plant), 163 Rochester Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. BAE is also accepting plantwide emission limits to become a FEDOOP source. The 30-day public comment period starts on September 1, 2018, and ends on October 1, 2018. 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.

Aug 17 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

            The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew an operating permit to Paddy’s Run Station (electrical generating station), 4600 Bells Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on August 19, 2018, and ends on September 18, 2018. 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 25 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Brown-Forman Distillery (distillery), 2921 Dixie Highway, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts on July 28, 2018, and ends on August 27, 2018. 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 18 2018 Air Pollution Control Board elects new chairman and vice chairman

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board has elected Carl Hilton, a longtime industrial professional and community leader, to be its new chairman.

Hilton replaces Dr. Robert Powell, who is leaving the board after serving a total of 28 years over two different stints.

Jul 13 2018 Air Quality Alert for Friday (7/13) and Saturday (7/14)

News item about an air quality alert for Friday (7/13) and Saturday (7/14).

Jul 12 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Ford Motor Company – Louisville Assembly Plant (manufacture of automobiles), 2000 Fern Valley Road, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on July 14, 2018, and ends on August 13, 2018. 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 11 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. (synthetic resin manufacturing plant), 4200 Bells Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The 30-day public comment period starts on July 14, 2018, and ends on August 13, 2018. 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 5 2018 Community invited to learn about air pollution at "Clearing The Air" workshop series

Louisville's ongoing effort to reduce air pollution is the focus of a new workshop series hosted by the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District.

The goal of "Clearing The Air" is to give the public an inside look at the APCD, everything from the science of air pollution to the laws and regulations that protect our health from harmful air.

 

 

Jul 5 2018 Community invited to learn about air pollution at "Clearing The Air" workshop series

Louisville's ongoing effort to reduce air pollution is the focus of a new workshop series hosted by the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District.

The goal of "Clearing The Air" is to give the public an inside look at the APCD, everything from the science of air pollution to the laws and regulations that protect our health from harmful air.