City of Lincoln
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Planning Commission Agenda

 

*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION *** NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, May 16, 2001, at 1:00 p.m. in the City-Council Chambers, County-City Building, 555 South 10th Street, Lincoln Nebraska, on the following items. For more information, call the Planning Department, 441-7491. **PLEASE NOTE: The Planning Commission action is final action on any item with a notation of "FINAL ACTION". Any aggrieved person may appeal Final Action of the Planning Commission to the City Council by filing a Notice of Appeal with the City Clerk within 14 days following the action of the Planning Commission. ** The Planning Commission action on all other items is a recommendation to the City Council or County Board.
AGENDA WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2001 Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held May 2, 2001. ** APPROVED, 9-0 ** Approval of minutes of the special meeting on Capital Improvements Program held May 9, 2001. 1. CONSENT AGENDA (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 3324, (654 K) requested by Gary Bredehoft, with Olsson Associates, on behalf of Pioneer Greens, L.L.C., from R-3 Residential District to O-3 Office Park District and from O-3 Office Park District to R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at S. 86th Street and Pioneers Boulevard. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Kay Liang, 441-5662 Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2001. PERMITS: 1.2 Special Permit No. 277H, (790 K) amendment to the Pine Lake Community Unit Plan, requested by John E. Sinclair, to reduce the front yard setback, on property generally located at Eastshore Drive and Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2001. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.3 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 01001, (35 K) requested by the Urban Development Department, to review the Action Plan One-Year Use of Funds for HUD Entitlement Programs FY 2001 for conformance with the 1994 Lincoln City/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Jennifer Dam, 441-6362 Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2001. 1.4 Waiver of Design Standards No. 01003, (1,341 K) requested by the Director of Parks and Recreation, for waiver of additional right-of-way, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Adams Street. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Kay Liang, 441-5662 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2001. 1.5 Street & Alley Vacation No. 01008, (616 K) requested by Donald Linscott, with LPR Partnership, to vacate a portion of the right-of-way stub adjacent to the south and west lines of Lot 3, 48th and Superior Addition; and the south and east line of Lot 2, H.J.B. Industrial Park 1st Addition, generally located at N. 48th Street and Superior Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan and Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2001. 1.6 Miscellaeous No. 01004, (685 K) requested by the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners and the State of Nebraska, for partial vacation of Leavitt's Subdivision, on property generally located at S. 14th Street and Dairy Drive. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2001. 2. ITEMS PULLED FROM THE CONSENT AGENDA: 2.1 ____________________________________ 2.2 ____________________________________ 3. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: PERMITS: 3.1 Special Permit No. 1907, (1,161 K) requested by Lezlie Patton, to expand non-conforming use, on property generally located at SW 30th Street and West A Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 9-0, Resolution No. PC-00671. PERMITS WITH RELATED ITEMS: The staff report for items 3.2a and 3.2b is a combined staff report. 3.2a Special Permit No. 1901, (964 K) Vavik Ridge Community Unit Plan, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, for 22 dwelling units, 11 duplex/townhome structures, with 100% density bonus, on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Elkcrest Drive. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Kay Liang, 441-5662 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2001. 3.2b Preliminary Plat No. 01001, (964 K) Vavik Ridge, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, for 22 Lots, with requests to waive 3 to 1 depth to width ratio, front yard setback, side yard setback, rear yard setback, and sidewalk design standards, on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Elkcrest Drive. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Kay Liang, 441-5662 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for June 11, 2001. * * * * * * 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.) Staff Planner: Jennifer Dam, 441-6362 2. Change of Zone No. 3299, requested by the Director of Planning, to amend Sections 27.69.044, 27.69.047, and 27.69.049 of the Lincoln Municipal Code, to adjust permitted signage in the O-3 Office Park District and adjacent to the Interstate in the H-1 Interstate Commercial, H-3 Highway Commercial, and H-4 General Commercial Districts. (1-24-01: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to place on pending.) Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 3a. Change of Zone No. 3292, a text amendment to Title 27 of the Lincoln Municipal Code, requested by the Director of Planning, to add Chapter 27.53, to create an overlay district, the Entryway Corridors District, concerning permitted uses, parking regulations, sign regulations, grading and land disturbance regulations, area regulations, and design standards, for corridors in the vicinity of Interstate 80 and Interstate 180. (2-7-01: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) Staff Planner: Ed Zimmer, 441-6360 3b. Miscellaneous No. 00011, requested by the Director of Planning, to adopt design standards for the Entryway Corridors District, an overlay district in the vicinity of Interstate 80 and Interstate 180. (2-7-01: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) Staff Planner: Ed Zimmer, 441-6360 4. Special Permit No. 1909, requested by Richard L. Spangler, on behalf of Leonard G. Stolzer, to permit temporary storage of construction equipment and materials, on property generally located at 5400 S. Folsom Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** (5-2-01: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to continue public hearing on 5-30-01.) Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 * * * * * The Planning Commission meeting which is broadcast live at 1:00 p.m. every other Wednesday will be rebroadcast on Sundays at 1:00 p.m. on 5 City-TV, Cable Channel 5.