City of Lincoln - Lancaster County
Planning Department
Planning Commission Agenda

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                              AGENDA
               
                     WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2000

[Commissioner Hunter absent]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held November 1, 2000.
**APPROVED, 7-0, Duvall abstaining, Hunter absent**

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

    CHANGE OF ZONE:

    1.1  Change of Zone No. 3289, requested by DaNay Kalkowski, on behalf
	 of Ridge Development Company, Southview, Inc., and North Hills
	 Limited Partnership, from R-2 Residential District to R-3 Residen-
	 tial District, on property generally located at Folkways Drive and
	 N. 21st Street.
	 Planning staff recommendation: Approval  
         Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0

    PERMITS: 

    1.2  Special Permit No. 1875, requested by Qwest Wireless, L.L.C., to
	 construct a personal  wireless facility (monopole), with request to
         waive the fall zone, on property generally located at 3800 South
	 48th Street.  *** FINAL ACTION ***
         Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval  
         Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 8-0,
	 Resolution No. PC-00645.

    1.3  Special Permit No. 1885, requested by David Borsuk, on behalf of
	 Sadoff & Rudoy Industries of Nebraska, Inc., for a scrap processing
	 facility, on property generally located at 5510 NW 39th Street.
	 *** FINAL ACTION ***
         Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval  
	 Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 8-0,
	 Resolution No. PC-00646

    PLATS:

    1.4  Final Plat No. 99053, Northern Lights 8th Addition, requested by
	 Michael R. Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Regent Heights
	 Limited Partnership, for 10 residential lots and one outlot for
	 future development on property generally located at N. 80th St. 
	 and Holdrege Avenue.  *** FINAL ACTION *** 
         Planning staff recommendation:   Approval 
         Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 8-0, Resolution
	 No. PC-00647

    1.5  Final Plat No. 00034, South Street Business Park Addition, request-
	 ed by Michael R.  Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of 
	 Hendricks Investments, George Hendricks and John Hendricks, for 28
	 industrial lots and one outlot for open space/wetland banking on
	 property generally located at South Folsom and West South St. 
	 *** FINAL ACTION ***
         Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval 
         Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 8-0,
	 Resolution No. PC-00648

3.  PUBLIC HEARING
    AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION:

    PERMITS:

    3.1  Special Permit No. 1878, requested by Jill Bazzell, with Qwest
	 Wireless L.L.C., for a personal wireless facility, with request to
         waive the fall zone, on property generally located at S. 16th Street
	 and Windhoek Drive.  *** FINAL ACTION ***
         Planning staff recommendation: Deferral  
         Had public hearing.   Motion to defer failed 2-6 (Carlson and
	 Steward voting 'yes'; Taylor, Krieser, Schwinn, Duvall, Newman and
	 Bayer voting 'no'; Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL
	 APPROVAL, 7-1 (Carlson dissenting), Resolution No. PC-00649

.    MISCELLANEOUS:

    3.2  Miscellaneous No. 00010, requested by the Director of Urban Devel-
	 opment, to review proposed amendments to the Lincoln Center Redev-
	 elopment Plan as to conformance with the 1994 Lincoln-Lancaster
	 County Comprehensive Plan, for an area generally bounded on the east
	 by N. 12th Street, on the north by Q Street, on the south by O
	 Street, and on the west by N. 9th Street, but including the area on
	 the west side of N. 9th Street between O Street and P Street, east of
	 the north-south alley between O and P Streets (occupied by the
	 Holiday Inn Downtown), to establish the "Entertainment Center/Old
	 Federal Building Project Area".
	 Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive
	 Plan  
         Had public hearing.  Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING
	 OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 7-0 (Steward declared
	 a conflict of interest).

4.  CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING
    AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION:

    (See November 1, 2000 agenda for staff report on the following item.)

    PERMITS:

    4.1  Special Permit No. 1882, requested by Mark Hunzeker, on behalf of
	 Solid Rock Gymnastics, Inc., for a gymnastics school, on property
	 generally located at S. 40th Street and Pine Lake Road.
	 *** FINAL ACTION ***
         Planning staff recommendation: Denial 
         *** APPLICATION WITHDRAWN ***

               AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM
                         NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO.

PENDING LIST:

1.  Change of Zone No. 3277, requested by Richard Wood, of the University
    of Nebraska-Lincoln, from R-2 Residential District to O-2 Suburban
    Office District, on property generally located at N. 70th Street
    and Stoney Ridge Road.
    (9-6-00 - Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending at the
    request of the applicant.)

2a. County Change of Zone No. 201, requested by Lyle Loth, with ESP, from
    AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on
    property generally located at S. 68th Street and Roca Road.
    (10-18-00 - Planning Commission voted 9-0 to continue public hearing
    on November 29, 2000.)

2b. County Preliminary Plat No. 00018, Roca Ridge, requested by Lyle Loth,
    with ESP, for 34 lots, with requests to waive ornamental street light-
    ing, street trees, sidewalks, landscape screens, and block length along
    S. 68th Street, on property generally located at S. 68th Street
    and Roca Road.
    (10-18-00 - Planning Commission voted 9-0 to continue public hearing
    on November 29, 2000.)

3a. Change of Zone No. 3238, requested by Jack Lynch, with Olsson Associ-
    ates, from AGR Agricultural Residential to R-3 Residential District,
    on property generally located at S. 70th Street and Old Cheney
    Road. 
    (10-18-00 - Planning Commission voted 9-0 to place on pending at the
    request of the applicant.)

3b. Preliminary Plat No. 00001, Hawkswood Estates, requested by Jack Lynch,
    with Olsson Associates, for 26 lots with requests to waive block length;
    lot line perpendicular to the right-of-way; street light spacing; road-
    way approach grades; eliminate sidewalks along the internal streets;
    allow rural roadway section; location of water main and sanitary sewer;
    storm sewer; storm water detention; transfer sewage across ridge;
    length of dead-end streets; use name rather than number for north/south
    street; and separation of roadways intersecting with arterial streets;
    on property generally located southwest of S. 70th Street and Old
    Cheney Road.
    (10-18-00 - Planning Commission voted 9-0 to place on pending at the
    request of the applicant.)