Air quality is officially better in the Ashland-Huntington area, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA announced that it has approved the tri-state area in eastern Kentucky to be re-designated to “attainment” for fine particle pollution, effective today, after monitors showed significant improvement in air quality.
“Kentuckians in the Ashland area are breathing easier, thanks to a strong
partnership between state and local governments, businesses and industry,” said
Energy and Environment Cabinet (EEC) Secretary Len Peters. “Re-designation to
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