Health Advisory Issued due to High Smoke Levels



(7-2-14) Fireworks smoke and people with respiratory problems don't mix. The City-County Health Department issued on Tuesday a Health Advisory due to expected high levels of smoke from fireworks. In the past, health officials have found high levels of air pollution from the night of July 3rd through the morning of July 5th. Air Quality Program Supervisor, Chris Schroeder says young people, the elderly and others at risk should avoid extensive physical activity outdoors or remain indoors with windows and doors closed.