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AGENDA WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2001
[**Commissioners Taylor and Hunter absent**]
Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held June 27, 2001 **APPROVED, 5-0 (Krieser adstaining; Taylor and Carlson absent)** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 3325, (32 K) requested by Mark Hunzeker, to amend Sections 27.51.030(a), 27.51.090, and 27.51.100(a) of the Lincoln Municipal Code, to reduce the acreage required for an I-3 Employment Center District from 75 acres to 50 acres. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 6-0 (Carlson, Hunter and Taylor absent) PERMITS: 1.2 County Pre-Existing Special Permit No. 8A, (1,164 K) requested by William Bevans, to expand a commercial feedlot for turkeys, on property generally located at N. 148th Street and Mill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0 1.3 County Special Permit No. 188, (729 K) requested by Scott Goode, on behalf of Charlotte A. Ralston, to expand a nonconforming use, on property generally located at SW 84th Street and West Van Dorn Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 6-0 (Carlson, Hunter and Taylor absent) PLATS: 1.4 Final Plat No. 99006, (629 K) Fairfield Centre 2nd Addition, requested by J.D. Burt of Design Associates, to final plat 2 lots and 3 outlots on property generally located at N. 25th Street and Fairfield Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Deferred at the request of staff with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for July 25, 2001 1.5 Final Plat No. 01002, (731 K) Knights Court Addition, requested by Tom Cajka of Ross Engineering, to final plat 26 lots and one outlot on property generally located at 6040 South Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 6-0, Resolution No. PC-00684 1.6 Final Plat No. 01008, (651 K) Hartland Homes East 4th Addition, requested by Lyle Loth of E.S.P., on behalf of Hartland Homes, to final plat 87 residential lots and 3 outlots on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Old Cheney Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Kay Liang, 441-5662 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 6-0, Resolution No. PC-00685 MISCELLANEOUS: 1.7 Miscellaneous No. 01005, (575 K) requested by the Director of Urban Development, to amend the North 27th Street Redevelopment Plan, to add a project that includes the purchase and demolition of the building located at 601 N. 27th Street. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 6-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for August 13, 2001. 3. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: PERMITS: Due to file size, the staff report for Special Permit No. 1921 has been split into two parts. Part 1, (619 K) Part 2, (1,732 K) 3.1 Special Permit No. 1921, requested by Daron Stewart, with Cinnabar Service Company, on behalf of Cricket Nebraska Property Company, for a wireless communication facility, on property generally located at 5301 Madison Avenue. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Abigail Davis, 441-6372 Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00686 PERMITS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.2a County Special Permit No. 187, (743 K) Prairie Vista Community Unit Plan, requested by Lyle Loth, with ESP, on behalf of Andrew and Tammy Ingwerson, for 6 dwelling units, on property generally located at N. 176th Street and Fletcher Avenue. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0 3.2b Preliminary Plat No. 01009, (743 K) Prairie Vista, requested by Lyle Loth, with ESP, on behalf of Andrew and Tammy Ingwerson,for 6 Lots, with requests to waive ornamental lighting, sidewalks, street trees, landscape screens, cul-de-sac length, and stormwater detention, on property generally located at N. 176th Street and Fletcher Avenue. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0 MISCELLANEOUS: 3.3 Street & Alley Vacation No. 01010, (1,042 K) requested by Lancaster County School District 001, to vacate South 22nd Street from the north line of "J" Street to the south line of the east-west alley between South 21st Street and South 22nd Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan and Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0 3.4 Waiver of Design Standards No. 01010, (741 K) requested by Center Associates, to amend the Russwood Park Final Plat, Resolution No. PC-00268, to extend the time for installation of sidewalks, street trees and landscape screen, on property generally located at North 84th & Vine Streets. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amendment to Condition #2, 7-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for July 30, 2001 3.5 Waiver of Design Standards No. 01011, (591 K) requested by Jim C. Hille, to waive the subdivision requirement for street lights, on property generally located at Hickory Crest Road and Jack Pine Court. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Deferred at the request of the applicant, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for July 25, 2001 MISCELLANEOUS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.6a Annexation No. 00003, (1,865 K) requested by Robert Dean, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of North Creek North, L.L.C., to annex property generally located at N. 14th Street and Interstate 80. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0 3.6b Change of Zone No. 3265, (1,865 K) from AG Agricultural District to I-3 Employment Center District and R-3 Residential District, requested by Robert Dean, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of North Creek North, L.L.C., on property generally located at N. 14th Street and Interstate 80. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 3.6c Special Permit No. 1845, (1,865 K) Stone Bridge Creek Community Unit Plan, requested by Robert Dean, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of North Creek North, L.L.C., for 437 dwelling units, with request to modify Section 27.15.080(a) of the Lincoln Municipal Code for lot area, widths, and size for outlots and specified residential and townhouse lots in the proposed R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at N. 14th Street and Interstate 80. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0 3.6d Preliminary Plat No. 00017, (1,865 K) Stone Bridge Creek, requested by Robert Dean, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Hampton Development Services, for 315 single family lots, 80 attached single family lots, 1 multi-family lot, 7 outlots, and 2 large lots for future urban village, with requests to waive street trees along I-80 frontage, allow double frontage lots along a street that is not a major street, allow block lengths to exceed 1,320', waive requirement that lot lines be to a right angle to a street, pedestrian way easements, allow sanitary sewer mains to be constructed outside the natural drainage area, and to allow sanitary sewer mains to be constructed opposite street grades, on property generally located at N. 14th Street and Interstate 80. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as revised by staff, with amendments requested by the applicant, 7-0 3.6e Use Permit No. 139, (1,865 K) requested by Robert L. Dean, on behalf of Stone Bridge Creek, L.L.C., for Industrial and office uses, with request to waive the front and side yard setbacks along Interstate 80 and along Outlot D, on property generally located at N. 27th Street and Interstate 80. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as revised by staff, 7-0 4. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: (See 5-30-01 agenda for staff report on the following item.) PERMITS: Due to file size, the staff report for County Special Permit No. 186 has been split into two parts. Part 1, (1,141 K) Part 2, (1,321 K) 4.1 County Special Permit No. 186, requested by Trent P. Anderson, for a golf course, driving range, clubhouse with restaurant, and maintenance facility, on property generally located at NW 140th Street and W. Holdrege Street. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL, 7-0 5. ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: (See 6-27-01 agenda for staff report on the following item.) PERMITS: Due to file size, the staff report for Special Permit No. 1873 has been split into two parts. Part 1, (1,147 K) Part 2, (1,863 K) 5.1 Special Permit No. 1873, requested by John Hertzler, of the Everest Group, on behalf of Sprint PCS, for a personal wireless communications tower and base equipment, with a request to waive the fall zone, on property generally located at 4700 Antelope Creek Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Abigail Davis, 441-6372 Planning Commission 'final action': DENIAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00687 * * * * * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO. * * * * * * The Planning Commission will reconvene at 6:00 p.m. for public hearing on the Proposed Comprehensive Plan Amendments for the South and East Beltway Corridors 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: Ray Hill, 441-6371 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. Change of Zone No. 3321, requested by Michael T. Johnson, on behalf of West Gate, Inc., from R-7 Residential District to B-4 Lincoln Center Business District, on property generally located at 1729 M Street (6-13-01: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to place on pending at the request of the applicant.) Staff Planner: Ray Hill, 441-6371 5a. Change of Zone No. 3279, requested by Lyle Loth, with ESP, from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on property generally located at S. 70th Street and Countryview Road. (6-13-01: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to place on pending until January, 2002 at the request of the applicant.) Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 5b. Special Permit No. 1868, Windmill Ridge Estates Community Unit Plan, requested by Lyle Loth, with ESP, for 23 single family lots, on property generally located at S. 70th Street and Countryview Road. (6-13-01: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to place on pending until January, 2002 at the request of the applicant.) Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 5c. Preliminary Plat No. 00023, Windmill Ridge Estates, requested by Lyle Loth, with ESP, for 23 Lots, with requests to waive ornamental street lights; sidewalks; street trees; landscape screens; and block length; on property generally located at S. 70th Street and Countryview Road. (6-13-01: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to place on pending until January, 2002 at the request of the applicant.) Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 6. 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 *** (5-30-01: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing on July 25, 2001.) Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 ** The Planning Commission meeting on August 22, 2001 will begin at 9:00 a.m. * * * * * 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.