Air Pollution Control Newsroom 

Air Quality Alert for July 11

Thursday July 10, 2008

An Air Quality Alert has been declared for Friday, July 11, 2008 for the Louisville area.

The air is expected to be Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups.  Sensitive groups include active children and adults, and people with lung diseases, such as asthma.  These groups should reduce prolonged or heavy exertion outdoors.

The air quality index is expected to reach 137.   The determining pollutant is ozone.

Local air quality affects how we live and breathe.  Like the weather, it can change from day to day.

See current and forecasted air quality, or call (502) 574-3319 for the current air quality.

Learn about the health effects of poor air quality.

Learn clean air tips that can make a difference.