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NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 3, 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, OCTOBER 3, 2001 Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held September 19, 2001. ** APPROVED, as corrected, 6-0 ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA (Public Hearing and Administrative Action: CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 3341, (475 K) from AG Agricultural to H-3 Highway Commercial, requested by Jerry Coniglio, on property generally located at South 14th & Pioneers Boulevard. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for October 22, 2001. PERMITS: 1.2 Special Permit No. 1013-I, (833 K) requested by Steve Miers, to amend the existing planned service commercial special permit to allow the installation of an 80' flag pole, to display the American flag, to exceed the height of the underlying H-4 zoning district, with a request to reduce the front yard setback, on property generally located at 6000 South 56th Street. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission recomendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0. 1.3 Special Permit No. 1920, (1,409 K) requested by Harvey Cooper on behalf of Cricket Nebraska Property Company, for a wireless communications facility on property generally located at 6000 "A" Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00705. 1.4 Special Permit No. 1922, (1,010 K) requested by Harvey Cooper on behalf of Cricket Nebraska Property Company, for a wireless communications facility, with a request to waive the fall zone, on property located at 2101 South 16th Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00706. 1.5 Special Permit No. 1931, (550 K) requested by Richard Barkalow, to expand a nonconforming use on property generally located at So. 30th Street & Cable Avenue (2004 Jefferson Avenue). *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00707. 1.6 Special Permit No. 1932, (518 K) requested by Gokie Enterprises, for authority to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off the premises, on property located at 6835 North 27th Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for October 22, 2001. 1.7 Special Permit No. 1933, (1,497 K) requested by Harvey Cooper on behalf of Cricket Nebraska Property Company, for authority to construct a 96' wireless telecommunications facility (monopole) on property generally located on the grounds of the baseball complex of Union College at 5200 Calvert Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00708. 1.8 Special Permit No. 1934, (504 K) requested by Mark Hunzeker on behalf of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Star City Aerie #4111, for authority to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises, on property generally located at 2112 Cornhusker Highway. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for October 29, 2001. PLATS: 1.9 Final Plat No. 01009, (448 K) Hartland Homes East 5th, requested by E.S.P., to final plat 4 residential lots on property generally located at S. 80th St. and Old Cheney Rd. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00709. 1.10 Final Plat No. 01021, (27 K) North Creek Commercial Park, requested by Lincoln North Creek, L.L.C., to final plat 10 lots and 2 outlots on property generally located at Telluride Drive and Whitehead Drive, south of Interstate 80. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00710. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.11 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 01003, (19 K) requested by the Lancaster County Engineer, to review the proposed Lancaster County Road and Bridge Construction Program, Fiscal Year 2002 and 2003-2007, as to conformity with the 1994 Lincoln City- Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Mike Brienzo, 441-6369 Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THECOMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 7-0. Public Hearing before the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners scheduled for November 7, 2001, at 7:30 p.m. 1.12 Street and Alley Vacation No. 01015, (517 K) requested by Andermatt, L.L.C., Eiger Corporation and WestCor, L.L.C., to vacate South 91st Street between Pine Lake Road and Nebraska Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Removed from the Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, with amendment to the Staff Analysis, 7-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for October 22, 2001. 3. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE: 3.1 Change of Zone No. 3340, (563 K) from R-1 Residential to B-1 Local Business, requested by Mark Hunzeker on behalf of U.S. Bank, on property generally located at So. 27th & Woods Boulevard. Planning staff recommendation: Approval to reduced areas Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Had public hearing. Motion to deny failed 4-3 (Newman, Taylor, Carlson and Hunter voting 'yes'; Duvall, Steward and Schwinn voting 'no'). Motion to approve, with amendmetn, failed 3-4 (Duvall, Steward and Schwinn voting 'yes'; Newman, Taylor, Carlson and Hunter voting 'no'). HELD OVER FOR ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION OF October 17, 2001. PUBLIC HEARING IS CLOSED. CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.2a Change of Zone No. 3328, (121 K) a text amendment to Title 27 of the Lincoln Municipal Code, requested by Michael Rierden, to amend Sections 27.65.030, 27.67.040 and 27.70.020 of the Zoning Ordinance to authorize the use of dwellings for non-related persons as part of a community unit plan; to amend the minimum lot size for dwellings for non-related persons; and to amend the parking requirements for such use. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Deferred with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION SCHEDULED FOR October 17, 2001. 3.2b Change of Zone No. 3329, (1,790 K) from I-1 Industrial to R-3 Residential, requested by Ross Engineering, Inc. on behalf of The Dinerstein Companies, on property generally located at No. 1st Street and Charleston Street. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral so that the proposal may be examined in a sub-area plan or in the Comprehensive Plan update Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Deferred with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION SCHEDULED FOR October 17, 2001. 3.2c Special Permit No. 1928, (1,790 K) Oak Creek Student Housing Community Unit Plan, requested by Ross Engineering, Inc., on behalf of The Dinerstein Companies, for multi-family dwelling units and a clubhouse, with requests to waive detention- retention storage, the minimum separation for multi-family dwellings and screening of the multi-family dwellings and residential lots backing onto railroads, on property generally located at No. 1st Street and Charleston Street. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral so that the proposal may be examined in a sub-area plan or in the Comprehensive Plan update Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Deferred with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION SCHEDULED FOR October 17, 2001. PLATS: 3.3 Preliminary Plat No. 01008, (872 K) I-80 Business Park 1st Addition, requested by Bob Hampton of Hampton, L.L.C., for 14 lots, with requests to waive sidewalks, private roadway width and to allow a private lift station, on property generally located at N.W. 27th Street and West "O" Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amendments, 7-0. 4. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: MISCELLANEOUS: 4.1 Street & Alley Vacation No. 01011, (795 K) requested by Steven M. Nelson and Aileen Eliker, to vacate the east 20' of S. 12th Street, from A to B Streets. Planning Commission recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Had continued public hearing. Applicant's request for DEFERRAL until October 31, 2001, granted, 7-0. (See 9-19-01 agenda for staff report on the following item.) 4.2 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 continued public hearing. Applicant's request to be placed on pending indefinitely, granted, 7-0. 5. ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: (See 9-19-01 agenda for staff report on the following item.) PERMITS: 5.1 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 Planning Commission 'final action': DENIED, 5-2 (Newman, Taylor, Steward, Carlson and Hunter voting 'yes'; Duvall and Schwinn voting 'no').
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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
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