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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
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AGENDA WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2002
[Hunter and Schwinn absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held January 23, 2002. ** APPROVED, 7-0 ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) PERMITS: 1.1 Special Permit No. 622E, (576 K) an amendment to the Lakeside Village Community Unit Plan, requested by Mark Hunzeker, on behalf of Lakeside Partners, L.L.C., for a waiver of the maximum height from 35' to 36' 5", on property generally located at West S Street and Lakeside Drive. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/22/02, 7-0. 1.2 Special Permit No. 1423E, (785 K) an amendment to the HiMark Estates Community Unit Plan, requested by Dan Muhleisen, on behalf of HiMark Development, Inc. and D & M Development, L.L.C., to reduce the side and rear yard setbacks, on property generally located at S. 98th Street and Merion Circle. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/23/02, 7-0. 1.3 Special Permit No. 1948 - Part 1 (1,668 K) - Part 2, (1,631 K) requested by Harvey B. Cooper, on behalf of Cricket Nebraska Property Company, for a wireless communications facility, on property generally located at Pine Lake Road and S. 14th Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/23/02, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00732. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.4 Street & Alley Vacation No. 01025, (143 K) requested by Gale and Louise Shields, to vacate a 5' by 30'6" portion of N. 7th Street adjacent to the south 37' of Lot 9, Block 32, Original Plat of Lincoln, generally located at N. 7th Street and P Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Ed Zimmer, 441-6360 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 7-0. 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. 3354, (768 K) from R-4 Residential District and P Public Use District to R-2 Residential District, requested by Lisa J. Good, on behalf of the Antelope Park Neighborhood Association, on property generally located at S. 30th Street and Franklin Street. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 2/11/02. CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.2a County Special Permit No. 191, (818 K) Pheasant Pointe Community Unit Plan, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of Winona Ketelhut, Patricia Slaughter, and Connie Heier, for 9 single family acreage lots and 4 outlots, on property generally located at S. 148th Street and Yankee Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/17/02, 7-0. 3.2b Special Permit No. 1956, (817 K) Pheasant Pointe Community Unit Plan, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of Winona Ketelhut, Patricia Slaughter, and Connie Heier, to develop 9 single family acreage lots, on property generally located at S. 148th Street and Yankee Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/17/02, 7-0. 3.2c City/County Preliminary Plat No. 01022, (817 K) Pheasant Pointe, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of Winona Ketelhut, Patricia Slaughter, and Connie Heier, for 9 Lots and 4 Outlots, with requests to waive storm water drainage, sidewalks, street trees, street lighting, landscape screening, cul-de-sac length, and block length, on property generally located at S. 148th Street and Yankee Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/17/02, 7-0. PERMITS: 3.3 Special Permit No. 1833A, (1,145 K) an amendment to the Ashley Heights Community Unit Plan, requested by Stephen Clymer, with Olsson Associates, on behalf of M & S Construction, Inc., to add 2 dwelling units, relocate the park, and revise lot lines, on property generally located at NW 48th Street and W. Huntington Avenue. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/22/02, 7-0. 3.4 Special Permit No. 1953, (1,601 K) requested by Bill Harrison, to allow the sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption off the premises, on property generally located at 33rd and "O" Streets. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL, 6-1 (Duvall dissenting). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 3/4/02. PERMITS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.5a Special Permit No. 1940, (758 K) Cardinal Heights 1st Addition Community Unit Plan, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of Hartland Homes, Inc., for 189 single family, 18 townhouse, and 2 single family attached lots, with request to waive the rear yard setback on a portion of the lots, on property generally located at NW 56th Street and W. Leighton Avenue. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/24/02, 7-0. 3.5b Preliminary Plat No. 01017, (758 K) Cardinal Heights 1st Addition, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of Hartland Homes, Inc., for approximately 209 lots and 2 outlots, with request to waive lot width to depth ratio, on property generally located at NW 56th Street and W Leighton Avenue. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated 1/24/02, 7-0. MISCELLANEOUS: 3.6 Waiver of Design Standards No. 02001, (537 K) requested by Rick Onnen, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Gary and Carolyn Christensen, to waive street paving, sidewalks, storm sewers and street trees, on property generally located at West M Street and South Coddington Avenue. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Had public hearing. Planning Commission voted to DEFER with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02. MISCELLANEOUS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.7a Annexation No. 01008, (480 K) requested by the Director of Planning, to annex property generally located at Coddington Avenue and West Van Dorn Street. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral; Applicant has requested deferral until 2-20-01 Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Applicant's request to DEFER, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02 granted. 3.7b Change of Zone No. 3195, (28 K) from R-3 Residential District to B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District, requested by Lyle Loth of ESP on behalf of R.C. Krueger Development Company, on property generally located at So. Coddington Avenue and West Van Dorn Street. Planning staff recommendation: Approval; Applicant has requested deferral until 2-20-01 Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Applicant's request to DEFER, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02 granted. 3.7c Change of Zone No. 3253, (28 K) from R-3 Residential District to B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District, requested by DaNay Kalkowski on behalf of Stockwell Properties, L.L.C., on property generally located at the southeast corner of So. Coddington Avenue and West Van Dorn Street. Planning staff recommendation: Approval; Applicant has requested deferral until 2-20-01 Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Applicant's request to DEFER, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02 granted. 3.7d Use Permit No. 133, (28 K) requested by J.D. Burt of Design Associates on behalf of Stockwell Properties, L.L.C., and by Brian D. Carstens and Associates on behalf of R.C. Krueger Development Company, for commercial retail and office uses, with requests to modify the rear, side, and front yard setbacks; to waive street trees; to adjust the minimum frontage requirements for signs; and to waive lot frontage and access to public street or private roadway; on property generally located at S. Coddington Avenue and West Van Dorn Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval; Applicant has requested deferral until 2-20-01 Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Applicant's request to DEFER, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02 granted. 4. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: (See 1-23-01 agenda for staff reports on the following items.) CHANGE OF ZONE: 4.1 Change of Zone No. 3351, (577 K) from H-4 General Commercial District to I-1 Industrial District, requested by Jake Von Busch, on property generally located at SW 5th Street and West A Street. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission voted to DEFER for four weeks with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for 3/6/02. MISCELLANEOUS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 4.2a Annexation No. 01007, (498 K) requested by Robert Dean of Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Thompson Creek, L.L.C., to annex property generally located at S. 56th Street and Union Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had continued public hearing. Planning staff request for additional two-week DEFERRAL granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02. 4.2b Change of Zone No. 3338, (1,410 K) from AG Agricultural District to R-3 Residential District, requested by Robert Dean, of Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Thompson Creek, L.L.C., on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Union Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had continued public hearing. Planning staff request for additional two-week DEFERRAL granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02. 4.2c Change of Zone No. 3339, (1,410 K) from AG Agricultural District to O-3 Office Park District, requested by Robert Dean of Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Thompson Creek, L.L.C., on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Union Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had continued public hearing. Planning staff request for additional two-week DEFERRAL granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02. 4.2d Special Permit No. 1930, (1,410 K) Thompson Creek Community Unit Plan, requested by Robert Dean of Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Thompson Creek, L.L.C., for approximately 352 dwelling units, with requests to waive lot area, to adjust setbacks, lot width, and maximum height, on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Union Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had continued public hearing. Planning staff request for additional two-week DEFERRAL granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02. 4.2e Preliminary Plat No. 01015, (1,410 K) Thompson Creek, requested by Robert Dean of Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Thompson Creek, L.L.C., for 285 lots and 8 outlots, with requests to waive depth to width ratios, intersection platforms, perpendicular side lot lines, and sanitary sewer depth, on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Union Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had continued public hearing. Planning staff request for additional two-week DEFERRAL granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02. 4.2f Use Permit No. 141, (1,410 K) Thompson Creek, requested by Robert Dean of Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Thompson Creek, L.L.C., for approximately 69,000 square feet of office uses and dwellings, with adjustments to yards, required parking, and required open space for dwellings, on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Union Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Had continued public hearing. Planning staff request for additional two-week DEFERRAL granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION scheduled for 2/20/02.
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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.) 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.) 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.) 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.) 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..) 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.) 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.) 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.) 6. Change of Zone No. 3335, 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. (8-22-01: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending at the request of the applicant.) 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.) 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.) 9. Miscellaneous No. 01011, 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. (11-14-01: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to place on pending until the applicant submits applications for a preliminary plat and community unit plan.)
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