Air Pollution Control Newsroom 


Air Quality Alert for July 18

Thursday July 17, 2008

An Air Quality Alert has been declared for Friday, July 18, 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 106 on Friday.  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.