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Planning Commission Agenda

 



*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 20, 2002, 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.

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AGENDA WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2002
[** All members present **] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held March 6, 2002. ** APPROVED, 8-0, (Duvall abstaining) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA (Public Hearing and Administrative Action): MISCELLANEOUS: 1.1 Street & Alley Vacation No. 02002, (514 K) requested by Leonard & Julie Hector, to vacate the public right-of-way of the east-west alley adjacent to Lot 63, Capital Heights Addition to University Place, generally located east of N. 51st Street, one block south of Y Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. 1.2 Waiver of Design Standards No. 02003, (505 K) requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of R.C. Krueger Development Company, to waive the pedestrian easement, on property generally located at S. 56th Street and Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Jason Reynolds, 441-7620 Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public hearing scheduled before City Council tentatively scheduled for 4/8/02. PLATS: 1.3 Final Plat No. 01037, (777 K) Stone Ridge Estates Addition, requested by Olsson Associates on behalf of John Brager, Gerald Schleich and Tom White, to final plat 73 lots and 5 outlots on property generally located northwest of the intersection of S. 27th St. and Yankee Hill Rd. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 9-0, Resolution No. PC-00737. 3. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE: 3.1 Change of Zone No. 3358, (511 K) requested by Robert Stephens, from H-4 General Commercial District to R-2 Residential District and from H-4 General Commercial to I-1 Industrial District, on property generally located at SW 6th Street and West A Street. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 4/8/02. 3.2 Change of Zone No. 3351, (492 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: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 4/8/02. MISCELLANEOUS: (See 1-23-02 agenda for staff report on the following item.) 3.3 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 Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, subject to an Annexation Agreement, 9-0. 4. ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: (See 2-6-02 agenda for staff report on the following item.) MISCELLANEOUS: 4.1 Waiver of Design Standards No. 02001, (537 K) requested by Rick Onnen, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Gary and Carolyn Christensen to waiver 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 continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL OF THE WAIVER OF STREET TREES ONLY, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for 4/8/02.
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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.) 10a. Annexation No. 01008, requested by the Director of Planning, to annex property generally located at Coddington Avenue and West Van Dorn Street. (3-6-02: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to continue public hearing on 4-3-02 at the request of the applicant.) 10b. Change of Zone No. 3195, 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. (3-6-02: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to continue public hearing on 4-3-02 at the request of the applicant.) 10c. Change of Zone No. 3253, 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. (3-6-02: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to continue public hearing on 4-3-02 at the request of the applicant.) 10d. Use Permit No. 133, 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. (3-6-02: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to continue public hearing on 4-3-02 at the request of the applicant.)
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