City of Lincoln
Planning Department
Planning Commission Agenda

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                          AGENDA

                WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11, 1999

[Commissioner Bayer absent]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held July 28, 1999. 
APPROVED, as revised, 6-0 (Bleed abstaining; Wilson absent).

1.     CONSENT AGENDA:
     (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)

     CHANGE OF ZONE: 

     1.1  Change of Zone No. 3178, requested by Kent Seacrest, from AG
          Agricultural District, R-4 Residential, and R-3 Residential to
          R-3 Residential, B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District, 
          O-3 Office Park District, and R-4 Residential, on property 
          generally located at S. 27th to S. 33rd Streets 
          and Yankee Hill Road.
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Planning staff recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0

     PERMITS:

     1.2  Use Permit No. 122, requested by J. D. Burt, with Design 
          Associates, for The Church of the Awesome God, to develop a 
          church, on property generally located at NW 1st Street 
          and Barons Road.   *** FINAL ACTION ***
          Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval 
          Planning Commission  final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL,
          7-0, Resolution No. PC-00519


     1.3  Special Permit No. 1785, requested by Vichol Chinsomboon, to
          permit the sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption on the
          premises, on property generally located at NW 12th Street 
          and West Bond Circle.
          Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval 
          Planning staff recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL,
          7-0.

     PLATS:

     1.4  Final Plat No. 98044, HiMark Estates 1st Addition, requested by
          Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of HiMark 
          Development, Inc., and D & M Development, L.L.C. and Raymond 
          and Jackie Snyder, to final plat 26 lots for residential 
          development and 2 outlots for future development on
          property generally located at S. 84th and Old Cheney Road.
          *** FINAL ACTION *** 
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Planning Commission  final action': APPROVAL, 7-0, 
          Resolution No PC-00520

     1.5  Final Plat No. 99015, Northern Lights 4th Addition, requested by
          Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Regent 
          Heights Limited Partnership, to final plat 39 residential lots 
          on property generally located south of 79th and Garland 
          Street.   *** FINAL ACTION *** 
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Planning Commission  final action': APPROVAL, 7-0,
          Resolution No. PC-00521

     1.6  Final Plat No. 99016, Highlands Northwest Addition, requested by
          Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Southview,
          Inc.,/Ridge Development Company, to final plat 57 lots for 
          residential development and 2 outlots for future development 
          on property generally located on the east side of NW 12th 
          and north of NW 10th.  
          *** FINAL ACTION *** 
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Planning Commission  final action': APPROVAL, 7-0, 
          Resolution No. PC-00522

     1.7  Final Plat No. 99020, University of Nebraska Technology Park 1st
          Addition, requested by Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates, on
          behalf of the University of Nebraska Foundation, to final plat 5
          lots for technology development and one outlot for future 
          development on property generally located at Discovery Drive 
          and Highland Boulevard. 
          *** FINAL ACTION *** 
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Planning Commission  final action': APPROVAL, 7-0,
          Resolution No PC-00523

     1.8  Final Plat No. 99024, Northern Lights 5th Addition, requested by
          Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Regent 
          Heights Limited Partnership, to final plat 45 residential lots, 
          one outlot for open space and one outlot for future development 
          on property generally located at 81st and Holdrege. 
          *** FINAL ACTION *** 
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Planning Commission  final action': APPROVAL, 7-0,
          Resolution No. PC-00524

     1.9  Final Plat No. 99025, HiMark Estates 2nd Addition, requested by
          Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates on behalf of HiMark 
          Development, Inc., D & M Development, L.L.C., and Raymond and
          Jackie Snyder, to final plat one lot for the golf course 
          clubhouse, 33 lots for residential development and one outlot 
          for open space, private roadway and utility easements on property
          generally located at S. 84th and Old Cheney Rd.
          *** FINAL ACTION ***
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Planning Commission  final action': APPROVAL,
          7-0, Resolution No. PC-00525

     1.10 Final Plat No. 99026, The Ridge 21st Addition, requested by
          Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Ridge 
          Development Company, to final plat 46 residential lots and 
          outlots for future development on property generally located at 
          22nd and Scott Drive.  *** FINAL ACTION *** 
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval
          Planning Commission  final action': APPROVAL, 7-0,
          Resolution No. PC-00526

     1.11 Final Plat No. 99027, Shadow Pines 1st Addition, requested by
          Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Hoegemeyer 
          Palmer Construction, to final plat 39 lots for residential 
          development and 2 outlots for open space on property generally 
          located on the east side of S. 56th St., north of 
          Pine Lake Rd. *** FINAL ACTION *** 
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Planning Commission  final action': APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution
          No. PC-00527

3.     PUBLIC HEARING:

     CHANGE OF ZONE: 

     3.1  Change of Zone No. 3199, requested by the Interim Director of
          Planning, from R-2 Residential District to O-3 Office Park 
          District, on property generally located at 81st and "O" Streets.
          ** This application has been withdrawn ** 

     CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS:

     3.2a Change of Zone No. 3174, requested by Jack Lynch, with Olsson
          Associates, from R-3 Residential District to B-2 Planned 
          Neighborhood Business District, on property generally located 
          at N. 14th Street and Interstate 80.
          Planning staff recommendation: Deferral until a traffic study 
          has been completed and the design of Fletcher has been determined
          Had public hearing.  Planning Commission recommendation: 
          APPROVAL of the Change of Zone request, 8-0.

     3.2b Change of Zone No. 3175, requested by Jack Lynch, with Olsson
          Associates, from B-2 Commercial District to R-3 Residential
          District, on property generally located at N. 15th and Morton 
          Streets.
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Had public hearing.  Planning Commission recommendation:
          APPROVAL, 8-0

     3.2c Preliminary Plat No. 99009, North Hills Addition, requested by 
          Gary Bredehoft, with Olsson Associates, for 20 attached single 
          family lots, 400 single family lots, and 6 outlots, with request 
          to waive the requirements for design standards for block length; 
          lot area and widths for duplex lots; design standards for 
          cul-de-sacs; proper projection of streets into adjacent land; to
          allow a collector street to directly connect two major streets; 
          the requirement that outlots front upon and take access to a 
          street; and for a low flow liner; on property generally located 
          at N. 14th Street and I-80.
          Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
          Had public hearing.  Planning Commission recommendation:
          CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amendments as requested by the 
          applicant, 8-0.

     PERMITS:

     3.3  Special Permit No. 1787, requested by Laddie C. Galloway, on 
          behalf of Titan Towers, L. P., for a 310' multiple use 
          communications tower, on property generally located at Sun 
          Valley Boulevard and the  MOPAC Railroad. *** FINAL ACTION ***
          Planning staff recommendation: Denial - Revised to Conditional
          Approval on 8/11/99.
          Had public hearing.  Planning Commission final action':
          CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amendments, 6-1 
          (Steward dissenting; Duvall absent), Resolution No. PC-00528.

4.

     CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 

     4.1a Change of Zone No. 3194, requested by the Interim Planning 
          Director, to amend Chapter 27.80 of the Zoning Ordinance of the 
          Lincoln Municipal Code, to increase filing fees for land 
          development and zoning actions.
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval 
          Had continued public hearing.  Planning Commission recommendation:
          APPROVAL, 7-0.

     4.1b Miscellaneous No. 99009, requested by the Interim Planning
          Director, to amend Chapter 26.11 of the Land Subdivision 
          Ordinance of the Lincoln Municipal Code, to increase filing fees 
          for subdivision actions.
          Planning staff recommendation: Approval  
          Had continued public hearing.  Planning Commission 
          recommendation:  APPROVAL, 7-0.

     (See 7-14-99 agenda for staff report on the following item.)

     PERMITS:

     4.2  County Special Permit No. 169, requested by Michael Rierden, on 
          behalf of Diamond Head Development Company, L.L.C. and Donald 
          and Jean Borgman, for a recreational facility (golf course), on 
          property generally located at NW 140th Street and West 
          Holdrege Street.
          Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval 
          Had continued public hearing.  Planning Commission recommendation:
          DENIAL, 7-0.

     (See 7-28-99 agenda for staff reports on the following items.)

     CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS:

     4.3a County Special Permit No. 170, Hill Top Estates Community Unit 
          Plan, requested by Brian Carstens, consisting of 8 dwelling units,
          on property generally located at S. 82nd Street and Pella Road.
          Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval 
          Had continued public hearing.  Planning Commission recommendation:
          CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 6-0 (Bleed and Duvall absent).

     4.3b County Preliminary Plat No. 99018, Hilltop Estates 1st Addition,
          requested by Brian Carstens, for 8 single family lots, and one 
          outlot, with requests to waive block length, street paving, 
          sidewalks, street trees, landscape screens, and street lighting, 
          on property generally located at S 82nd Street and Pella Road.
          Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval 
          Had continued public hearing.  Planning Commission recommendation:
          CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 6-0 (Bleed and Duvall absent).

     PERMITS: 

     4.4  Special Permit No. 381A, requested by Brian Barrett, on behalf 
          of Sprint PCS, for wireless communication antenna and equipment,
          on property generally located at N. 46th Street and Y Street. 
          *** FINAL ACTION ***
          Planning staff recommendation: Conditional approval.
          Had continued public hearing.  Planning Commission  final 
          action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 6-0 (Bleed and Duvall absent), 
          Resolution No. PC-00529. 

5.     OTHER BUSINESS:

     5.1  Remove items 1a, Annexation No. 99001; 1b, Change of Zone No. 
          3162; 1c, Preliminary Plat No. 98023, View Pointe West; and 1d,
          Special Permit No. 1740, View Pointe West CUP, from the pending
          list for public hearing on August 25, 1999. 
          Removed from Pending and scheduled for public hearing on 
          August 25, 1999. 

PENDING LIST:

1a.  Annexation No. 99001 by the Interim Director of Planning to annex a 
     portion of Lot 9, located in the NE 1/4 of Section 13, T10N, R5E, 
     generally located at NW 56th Street and W. Adams Street.
     (1/27/99 - Planning Commission voted 5-2 to place on pending.)

1b.  Change of Zone No. 3162, requested by Lyle Loth of ESP, from AG 
     Agriculture to R-3 Residential on a portion of Lot 9, and from R-3 
     Residential to AG Agriculture on a portion of Lot 9, located in the
     NE 1/4 of Section 13, T10N, R5E, generally located at NW 56th 
     Street and W. Adams Street.
     (1/27/99 - Planning Commission voted 5-2 to place on pending.)

1c.  Preliminary Plat No. 98023, View Pointe West, requested by Lyle Loth 
     of ESP, for 178 single family lots, seven outlots for open space and 
     future multi-family development and a waiver of block length, low 
     flow liners and curb and gutter requirements in N.W. 56th Street, 
     on property generally located at NW 56th Street and W. Adams Street.
     (1/27/99 - Planning Commission voted 5-2 to place on pending.)

1d.  Special Permit No. 1740, View Pointe Community Unit Plan, requested by
     Lyle Loth of ESP, consisting of 178 single family lots, 140 multi-
     family units and a waiver of block length, low flow liners and curb 
     and gutter requirements in N.W. 56th Street, on property generally 
     located at NW 56th Street and W. Adams Street.
     (1/27/99 - Planning Commission voted 5-2 to place on pending.)

2.   County Change of Zone No. 186, requested by Sherrie Gregory, from AG
     Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on 
     property generally located at NW 120th and West Fletcher.
     (5/5/99 - Planning Commission voted 5-0 to place on pending until
     applicant submits a preliminary plat application.)

3.   Annexation No. 99012, requested by the Interim Director of Planning,
     to annex property generally located between S. 63rd Street and S. 70th
     Street, south of Pine Lake Road.
     (6/16/99 - Planning Commission voted 9-0 to place on pending until
     other property in the general area to the west, continuing in a 
     straight line over to 56th Street, is brought forward for annexation.)