Public participation is an important part of air quality management. This page provides information about upcoming air quality-related public hearings as well as public notices about draft air permit applications and how to comment on them.
Oct. 25, 2023 at 10 AM ET: Base Year Emissions Inventory for Henderson-Webster Area
The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet will conduct a virtual public hearing on Oct. 25, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. (ET). This hearing will be held to receive comments on Kentucky's Base Year Emissions Inventory for the partial counties of Henderson and Webster located within the Kentucky 2010 1-hour SO2 nonattainment area. The draft State Implementation Plan (SIP) revision provides an accurate base year emissions inventory for all sources of SO2 within the nonattainment area.
This hearing is open to the public and all interested persons will be given the opportunity to present testimony. To assure that all comments are accurately recorded, the Division for Air Quality requests that oral comments presented at the hearing are also provided in written form, if possible. It is not necessary that the hearing be held or attended in order for persons to comment on the proposed SIP revision. If no request for a public hearing is received by Oct. 18, 2023, the hearing will be cancelled, and notice of the cancellation will be posted in this space. Written comments should be sent to the contact person below and must be received by Oct. 25, 2023, to be considered part of the public record.
Please note that registration is required to participate in this hearing. You must either email your name and mailing address to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail this information to Claire Oyler, Division for Air Quality, 300 Sower Building, 2nd Floor, Frankfort, KY 40601. Please put “Registration for comment on the base year emissions inventory for the partial counties of Henderson and Webster public hearing” as the subject line, and state in the body of the message if you plan to speak during the hearing.
CONTACT PERSON: Claire Oyler, Division for Air Quality, 300 Sower Building, 2nd Floor, Frankfort, KY 40601; email email@example.com.
The table below lists pending air permits posted for public comment, along with the deadline for providing comments to the Division for Air Quality.