Valero-West flaring due to operating conditions

Posted: 10:20 AM, Apr 20, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-20 11:20:54-04

Operating conditions have made flaring necessary at the Valero-West plant on Up River Road, according to a Reverse Alert.

Large plumes of smoke can be seen across the city from at least two flares.

There is no community action needed at this time, according to the Reverse Alert. 

We will provide more information as soon as it is available.