The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded thousands of dollars to Louisville Metro Government. The $400,000 will go toward evaluating potential hazardous waste and petroleum problems in the Park Hill industrial corridor southwest of downtown. Daniel Makela is a metro economic development officer. He hopes the money will encourage investors to redevelop the area in line… Continue reading Metro Awarded EPA Grant for Brownfields Assessment
An updated analysis of data from the mid 1990s has revealed that people with lower levels of education and in low income households are at greater risk from fine particulate – or soot—pollution.