What can I do?

 

 

 

 

 

 

We get that question a lot here at KAIRE. People think that air pollution is just too big for one person to solve.

True, it does takes a team effort. But individuals can do plenty of things to make an impact, from the big stuff — like relying on mass transit or demanding a walkable community — to easy steps — like changing your oil or going “idle free.”

We’ve listed a whole bunch of these clean-air ideas here. Now that it’s summertime ozone season in Kentuckiana, our air could really use your help.

Air Quality Alert for Friday, May 25

Friday, May 25, 2018 is an Air Quality Alert Day for ozone in Louisville/Southern Indiana. Forecasters believe ozone will be in the Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (orange) range. Sensitive groups include seniors, children, and people with breathing ailments like asthma and COPD. The general public is not likely to be affected.

Check the air quality at louisvilleky.gov/airquality.

 

Air Quality Alert for May 24, 2018

Thursday, May 24, 2018 is an Air Quality Alert Day for ozone in Louisville/Southern Indiana. Forecasters believe ozone will be in the Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (orange) range. Sensitive groups include seniors, children, and people with breathing ailments like asthma and COPD. The general public is not likely to be affected.

Check the air quality at louisvilleky.gov/airquality.