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AGENDA WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2001 * 9:00 a.m. * Resolution of Appreciation to Russell J. Bayer, No. PC-00696, approved 8-0. Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held August 8, 2001. ** APPROVED, 8-0 ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 3336, (857 K) requested by Kent Seacrest, on behalf of Rex Anderson and the Clinton Neighborhood Association, from I-1 Industrial District to R-7 Residential District, on property generally located at N. 19th Street and Dudley Street. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing due to one letter in opposition. Planning Commission recommendation: Approval, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for September 17, 2001. PLATS: 1.2 Final Plat No. 01010, (589 K) Wilderness Ridge 3rd Addition, requested by Michael Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Thomas E. White, John Brager and Gerald L. Schleich, to final plat 73 residential lots and 5 outlots on property generally located at S. 27th Street and Whispering Wind Boulevard. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 8-0, Resolution No. PC-00697. 1.3 Final Plat No. 01011, (650 K) Pine Lake Heights South 3rd Addition, requested by Michael Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of John Brager, Tom White and Gerald Schleich, to final plat 67 lots and 1 outlot on property generally located northeast of S. 27th Street and Yankee Hill Road.*** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, Resolution No. PC-00698. 1.4 Final Plat No. 01014, (612 K) Meints Addition, requested by B.E.G.I., L.L.C., to final plat one outlot and the dedication of N. 23rd Street, on property generally located at N. 23rd Street and Cornhusker Highway. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission 'final action': Resolution No. PC-00699. 1.5 Final Plat No. 01016, (727 K) Fallbrook 1st Addition, requested by Michael Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of James P. Abel of NEBCO, Inc., to final plat 30 residential lots and 3 outlots on property generally located at N. 1st Street and Humphrey Avenue. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, Resolution No. PC-00700. 1.6 Final Plat No. 01017, (642 K) HiMark Estates 5th Addition, requested by Michael Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Guy M. Lammle, HiMark Development, Inc., D&M Development, L.L.C. and Lynn Siedschlag, to correct some errors in the previously approved HiMark Estates 5th Addition administrative final plat, on property generally located east of S. 84th Street, off Augusta Drive. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, Resolution No. PC-00701. 1.7 Final Plat No. 01018, (605 K) HiMark Estates 7th Addition, requested by Michael Johnson of Olsson Associates, on behalf of Guy M. Lammle, HiMark Development, Inc., D&M Development, L.L.C. and Lynn Siedschlag, to final plat 5 lots and 1 outlot on property generally located east of S. 84th Street, off Augusta Drive. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, Resolution No. PC-00702. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.8a Miscellaneous No. 01009, (1,540 K) requested by the Director of Urban Development, to review a proposed amendment to Section III of the University Place Redevelopment Plan, to add one additional block west of N. 48th Street, along St. Paul Avenue, to N. 47th Street, to expand the streetscape amenities project area, as to conformance with the 1994 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for September 17, 2001. 1.8b Street & Alley Vacation No. 01012, (729 K) requested by Jack V. and Mary Hepburn, to vacate the south 1/2 of the north-south alley between St. Paul Avenue and Madison Avenue. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan and Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Removed from the Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amemdment to Condition #1.1. 3. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE: 3.1 Change of Zone No. 3335, (780 K) requested by Kent Seacrest, on behalf of the Lincoln Plating Company, from R-2 Residential District to B-1 Local Business District, on property generally located at 600 West E Street. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Deferred and placed on Pending at the request of the applicant. PERMITS: 3.2 Special Permit No. 1901A, (748 K) an amendment to the Vavik Ridge Community Unit Plan, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of RLM, L.L.C., for 22 dwelling units and 11 duplex/townhome structures, with requests to waive the front yard setback, side yard setback, rear yard setback, depth to width ratio, sidewalks, and Design Standards to reduce the required distance between the curb and sidewalk; on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Elkcrest Drive. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 8-0. 3.3 Special Permit No. 1926, (746 K) requested by Mark W. Lyon, with Ideal Grocery and Market, Ltd.,for authority to sell alcohol for consumption off the premises, with request to waive the 100' separation from residential uses, on property generally located at S. 27th Street and F Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0. (Duvall absent at time of vote). MISCELLANEOUS: 3.4 Street & Alley Vacation No. 01011, (639 K) requested by Steven M. Nelson and Aileen Eliker, to vacate the east 20' of S. 12th Street, from A to B Streets. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Had public hearing. Deferred with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for October 3, 2001. 4. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: (See 7-25-01 agenda for staff report on the following item.) PERMITS: 4.1 Special Permit No. 1786A , (970 K) an amendment to Black Forest Estates Community Unit Plan, requested by Olsson Associates, on behalf of Quin-C, Inc., to add a picnic shelter and to remove crosscut lane between Burlwood Drive and Black Forest Drive; with requests to waive block length, cul-de-sac radius, cul-de-sac length, and sidewalks along both sides of Black Forest Court; on property generally located at S. 62nd Street and Old Cheney Road. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, pursuant to revised staff recommendation presented on 8/22/01, 8-0. 5. OTHER BUSINESS: 5.1 Election of Chair and Vice-Chair. ** Greg Schwinn elected as Chair and W. Cecil Steward elected as Vice-Chair for two year term ** * * * * * * 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 Univer- sity 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 * * * * * 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.