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Governor Matt Bevin has declared a state of emergency in Montgomery County this week after dangerous levels of arsenic were found in the soil over the summer.
On Thursday, Governor Matt Bevin declared a State of Emergency for Montgomery County over high levels of arsenic found close to homes.
The Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection says the state has finished cleaning up large amounts of arsenic in Ohio County.
Some residents are suing a wood treatment company that once operated a site in rural Montgomery County where the state recently detected higher-than-normal arsenic levels.
People in Montgomery County living near a site contaminated by arsenic have hired a Louisville law firm.
People are being asked to stay inside as much as possible after high levels of arsenic were found in Montgomery County.