Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 12/18/2002

Bronx County
Applicant: NYC Health & Hospitals Corp
125 Worth Street
New York, NY 10013-4006
Facility: Lincoln Medical And Mental Health Center
234 East 149Th St
Bronx, NY 10451-
Application ID: 2-6004-00092/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Bronx, Bronx County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for an existing facility, Lincoln Medical Mental Health - NYC-HHC, located at 234 E. 149 St., Bronx, NY 10451. The facility operates three 31.4 mmbtu/hr dual fuel Cleaver Brooks boilers which burn natural gas and #2 fuel oil, three ETO sterilizers and five diesel emergency generators which supply emergency power for the facility. The facility proposes to cap their NOx emissions to below 25 tons per year and will be subject to 6 NYCRR Part 201-7.2.

The application, draft permit, relevant supporting materials and regulations are available for review during normal business hours at the DEC office provided in this notice. Comments of support or objection may be made by filing a written statement by the deadline date indicated. DEC may schedule a public hearing based upon an evaluation of the nature and scope of any written objections raised. Hearing notices will contain instructions on filing for party status and submitting comments.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
Coastal Management: This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.
Opportunity for Public Comment: Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Jan 17 2003.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
eaclarke@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals