Air Quality Alert – NO OPEN BURNS PERMITTED

An Air Quality Alert has been called for the Louisville metropolitan area for Tuesday, July 22, 2014. The Air Quality Index (AQI) is expected to be in the Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups range. The AQI is expected to reach 105 for ozone.  NO OPEN BURNING permitted in Shelby County.

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.