Air Pollution Control Newsroom 

Air Quality Alert for Saturday and Sunday, May 26 and 27

Friday May 25, 2012

An Air Quality Alert has been called for the Louisville metropolitan area for Saturday and Sunday, May 26 and 27, 2012. The Air Quality Index (AQI) is expected to be in the Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups range. The AQI is expected to reach 103 on Saturday and 102 on Sunday for ozone.

Sensitive groups include children, older adults, active adults and anyone with heart and/or lung ailments.

Help the air on Air Quality Alert days with these simple steps:

  • Avoid idling.
  • Share a ride.
  • Delay your mowing.
  • Combine your errands.

Helpful links:


APCD: Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District

Gauge-style Air Quality Alert graphic