Check Out Your Waterway’s Health With Kentucky’s New Water Health Portal

May 26, 2015

The recently launched portal was created after legislation passed the General Assembly in 2013, tasking the DOW with presenting the information included in the department’s biennial report to Congress in a more user-friendly format. Read Story

Barren River Lake

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Asking EPA to Respond to Concerns Over Kentucky’s Water Pollution Regulation

April 17, 2015

A lawsuit that sought to have the federal government respond to requests for them to take over Kentucky’s water pollution program has been dismissed, but the plaintiffs plan to re-file the suit in the Court of Appeals. Read Story

ohio river

Diluted Sewage Continues to Flow into Ohio River

April 10, 2015

Louisville’s Morris Forman treatment plant is still not fully functional after an electrical fire and power outage Wednesday night. Read Story

Eastern Parkway on Monday.

Thousands of Tons of Salt De-Ice Louisville’s Roads, End Up in the Water

February 18, 2015

As of mid-day today, Louisville Metro Public Works has used about 14,000 tons of salt on the city’s roads this winter. Read Story