City of Lincoln
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NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 14, 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, NOVEMBER 14, 2001 Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 31, 2001. ** APPROVED, 8-0 (Hunter abstaining) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA (Public Hearing and Administrative Action: CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 3344, (289 K) requested by the Director of Planning, to amend Sections 27.63.180, 27.63.210, 27.63.215, and 27.63.570 of the Lincoln Municipal Code, to update references to the Design Standards and Airport Environs Noise District. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 12/5/01. 1.2 Change of Zone No. 3345, (533 K) requested by Mark Hunzeker, on behalf of Whitehead Oil Company, from H-1 Interstate Commercial District to H-4 General Commercial District, on property generally located at N. 56th Street and Arbor Road. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Applicant's request for deferral until 12/12/01 granted. Application being revised from H-1 to H-3 (rather than H-1 to H-4). Scheduled for new PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION on 12/12/01. PERMITS: 1.3 Special Permit No. 1942, (489 K) requested by Mark A. Whitehead, for authority to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off the premises, on property generally located at S. 27th Street and Porter Ridge Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-63362 Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 12/5/01. 1.4 Special Permit No. 1944, (650 K) requested by Harvey B. Cooper, on behalf of Cricket Nebraska Property Company, for a 126' monopole, with request to waive the fall zone, on property generally located at N. 67th Street and Seward Avenue. *** 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, 9-0, Resolution No. PC-00718. PLATS: 1.5 Final Plat No. 00035, (490 K) Finigan Ridge Addition, requested by E.S.P. on behalf of Pearle Finigan, to final plat 8 acreage residential lots and 1 outlot on property generally located at the southwest corner of N. 84th St. and Waverly Rd. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 9-0, Resolution No. PC-00719. 1.6 Final Plat No. 01012, (501 K) Wilmer's 2nd Addition, requested by E.S.P. on behalf of Wild Oak, Inc., to final plat 16 residential lots on property generally located at Old Cheney Rd. and Hunts Dr. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 9-0, Resolution No. PC-00720. 1.7 Final Plat No. 01020, (510 K) North Creek Business Park Addition, requested by Engineering Design Consultants on behalf of Lincoln North Creek, L.L.C., to final plat 10 commercial lots and 2 outlots on property generally located at Fletcher Avenue, west of N. 27th St. and south of Interstate 80. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 9-0, Resolution No. PC-00721. 1.8 County Final Plat No. 01029, (457 K) Post Rock Pines, requested by Lyle Loth, with ESP, on behalf of Randall and Janet Miller, for 8 Lots, on property generally located at S. 120th Street and Firth Road. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Planning Commission recommendation to County Board: APPROVAL, 9-0. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.9 Street & Alley Vacation No. 01020, (657 K) requested by Roger and Dorothy Schmidt, to vacate the south half of Pine Lake Road, west of S. 14th Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 12/5/01. 1.10 Waiver of Design Standards No. 01019, (544 K) requested by Danay Kalkowski, on behalf of Ridge Development Company, to waive sidewalks, on property generally located at Barbara Lane and Bretigne Drive. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Planning Commission recommenation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 12/5/01. 1.11 Miscellaneous No. 01011, (555 K) requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of Hartland Homes, Inc., to vacate Hawthorne Addition subdivision, on property generally located at SW 27th & Maple Streets. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission voted to DEFER until the new preliminary plat and community unit plan come forward. 2. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: 2.1 __________________________________ 2.2 __________________________________ 3. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE: 3.1 Change of Zone No. 3346, (676 K) requested by Ron Ross, of Ross Engineering, on behalf of Chameleon & Company, Inc., from I-1 Industrial District to H-3 Highway Commercial District, on property generally located at N. 1st Street and Charleston Street. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral to allow further discussion with applicant Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Applicant's request for deferral granted. Scheduled for CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION on 11/28/01. * * * * * * 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. (10-3-01: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to place on pending at the request of the applicant.) Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 8. Street & Alley Vacation No. 01014, 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. (10-3-01: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to place on pending indefinitely at the request of the applicant.) Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373
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