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NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, September 19, 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, SEPTEMBER 19, 2001 Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held September 5, 2001. **APPROVED, 7-0, Schwinn abstaining, Krieser absent ** 1. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: PERMITS: 1.1 Special Permit No. 1929, (496 K) requested by William F. Austin on behalf of Red Star Auto Plaza, L.L.C., for authority to store and display vehicles for sale and resale in the front yard of an existing auto sales establishment, on property generally located at 702 West "O" Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Had public hearing. Public hearing was closed. Commission voted to defer action to give staff opportunity to review revised site plan. ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION SCHEDULED FOR 10/03/01. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.2 Street & Alley Vacation No. 01014, (651 K) requested by Thomas Tiedgen, with Midwest Steel Works, to vacate the east 20' of South 7th Street, generally located at S. 7th Street and N Street. Planning staff recommendation: Does not conform to the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Applicant's request for two-week deferral granted. Scheduled for CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION ON 10/03/01. 1.3 Waiver of Design Standards No. 01017, (500 K) requested by the Director of Parks and Recreation, to waive utility service, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Adams Street. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 10/08/01. MISCELLANEOUS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 1.4a Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 01002, (642 K) requested by the Director of Public Works & Utilities, to declare water tower land as surplus property, generally located at S. 84th Street and Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Motion to defer failed 2-6. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 6-2 (Carlson and Newman dissenting). ** The staff report for items 1.4b, 1.4c, 1.4d, 1.4e and 1.4f is a combined staff report. Due to file size, the report has been split into two parts. ** Part 1, (1,199 K) Part 2, (1,652 K) 1.4b Annexation No. 01006, requested by Kent Seacrest, on behalf of Andermatt, L.L.C., to annex property generally located at S. 84th Street and Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Motion to defer failed 2-6. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, SUBJECT TO ANNEXATION AGREEMENT, 6-2 (Carlson and Newman dissenting). 1.4c Change of Zone No. 3285, from AG Agricultural District to B-5 Planned Regional Business District, requested by Kent Seacrest, on behalf of Andermatt, L.L.C., on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Motion to defer failed 2-6. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 6-2 (Carlson and Newman dissenting). 1.4d Change of Zone No. 3320, from AG Agricultural District to R-3 Residential District, requested by Jack Lynch with Olsson Associates, on behalf of Heritage Lakes, L.L.C., on property generally located at S. 98th Street and Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Motion to defer failed 2-6. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 6-2 (Carlson and Newman dissenting). 1.4e Preliminary Plat No. 01006, Appian Way, requested by Kent Seacrest, on behalf of Andermatt, L.L.C., for 28 commercial lots, with requests to waive sidewalks, the restriction on transferring from one sewage basin into another, and the requirement that lots front upon and take access to a private roadway or public street, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Motion to defer failed 2-6. Planning Commission recommendation upon reconsideration: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amendments, 6-2 (Carlson and Newman dissenting). 1.4f Use Permit No. 140, requested by Kent Seacrest, on behalf of Andermatt, L.L.C., for 803,400 square feet of commercial uses, with requests to modify the front yard setbacks and parking requirements, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Motion to defer 2-6. Planning Commission recommendation upon reconsideration: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amendments, 6-2 (Carlson and Newman dissenting). * * * * * * 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: 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. Change of Zone No. 3335, requested by Kent Seacrest, on behalf of the the Lincoln Plating Company, from R-2 Residential District to B-1 Local Business District, on property generally located at 600 West "E" Street. (8-22-01: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending at the request of the applicant.) Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 7. Street & Alley Vacation No. 01011, requested by Steven M. Nelson and Aileen Eliker, to vacate the east 20' of S. 12th Street, from "A" to "B" Streets. (8-22-01: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending until 10/3/01.) 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.