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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 13, 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, NOVEMBER 13, 2002
[Bills-Strand and Krieser absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 30, 2002. ** APPROVED, 5-0 (Duvall and Steward abstaining; Bills-Strand and Krieser absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) PERMITS: 1.1 Use Permit No. 140A, (942 K) requested by Mark Lee, with Menard, Inc., to amend the approved use permit to modify the parking lot, on property generally located at S. 91st Street and Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0. PLATS: 1.2 Final Plat No. 02018, (851 K) Pine Lake Heights South 6th Addition, requested by John Brager and Thomas White of Ridge Development Co. and Gerald Schleich of Southview, Inc., to final plat 22 lots and 2 outlots on property generally located northeast 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, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00773. 1.3 Final Plat No. 02023, (827 K) Vintage Heights 11th Addition, requested by Robert Hampton of Pine Lake Development, L.L.C., to final plat 76 lots and 3 outlots on property generally located at S. 98th St. and Forest Glen Dr. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00774. 1.4 Final Plat No. 02029, (650 K) Stone Bridge Creek 1st Addition, requested by Robert Hampton of Stone Bridge Creek, L.L.C., to final plat 75 lots and 2 outlots on property generally located at N. 14th St. and Humphrey Ave. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00775. 2. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: 2.1 __________________________________ 2.2 __________________________________ 3. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: PERMITS: 3.1 Special Permit No. 1993, (637 K) requested by Danelle Catlett, with Solid Rock Gymnastics, Inc., for a gymnastics school, on property generally located at 610 Hill Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amendments as proposed by the applicant and agreed upon by staff, 7-0, Resolution No. PC-00776. MISCELLANEOUS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.2a Annexation No. 02006, (1,981 K) requested by Robert L. Dean, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Pine Lake Development, L.L.C., to annex property generally located at S. 84th Street and Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, subject to Annexation Agreement, 7-0. 3.2b Change of Zone No. 3373, (1,981 K) from AGR Agricultural Residential District to R-3 Residential District and O-3 Office Park District, requested by Robert L. Dean, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Pine Lake Development, L.L.C., on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0. 3.2c Use Permit No. 145, (1,981 K) requested by Robert L. Dean, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Pine Lake Development, L.L.C., for office development, with request to waive minimum yard requirements, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0. 3.2d Preliminary Plat No. 02016, (1,981 K) Pine Lake Plaza, requested by Robert L. Dean, with Engineering Design Consultants, on behalf of Pine Lake Development, L.L.C. for 21 Lots, with requests to waive intersection platforms; non-radial or perpendicular side lot lines; reconstruction of Pine Lake Road to urban section; turning lane depth; sewer system running opposite street grades and deeper than standard; sidewalks; maximum block length; and pedestrian way easement on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362 Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, with amendments, 7-0. 3.3a Annexation No. 02008, (18 K) requested by the Director of Planning, to annex property generally located at N. 7th Street & Morton Street. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral until November 27, 2002 Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. DEFERRED, with continued public hearing and administrative action scheduled for November 27, 2002. 3.3b Special Permit No. 1960, (18 K) Grandview Heights Community Unit Plan, requested by Mary Anne Wells, with Olsson Associates, on behalf of J. Robert and Karen Duncan, et. al., for 59 single family dwelling units, with a request to waive the requirement for a recreational component, on property generally located in the NW corner of N. 14th Street and Superior Street. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral until November 27, 2002 Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. DEFERRED, with continued public hearing and administrative action scheduled for November 27, 2002. 3.3c Preliminary Plat No. 02004, (18 K) Grandview Heights, requested by Mary Anne Wells, with Olsson Associates, on behalf of J. Robert and Karen Duncan, et. al., for 59 Lots, with associated waiver requests to allow property lines to be non-perpendicular to the street centerline; to allow the sanitary sewer to run non-parallel to public and private roadways; to allow street lighting at 480-500 foot intervals instead of the 240 foot maximum; to eliminate sidewalks along one side of the internal streets; to allow rural roadway section for all proposed and existing rights-of-way; to allow the water main and sanitary sewer to be located 15.5 feet on either side of the centerline rather than the typical 17 feet; to allow rural ditches to carry storm water rather than general design standards for storm sewer; to transfer sanitary sewer from one basin to another basin; to exceed block length standards and to waive pedestrian access; to allow longer dead- end streets or cul-de-sacs than standard; to allow tangent length between curves to be less than 100'; to waive the 3:1 lot depth-to-width ratio; to waive street tree and landscaping requirements; and to allow intersection platforms to exceed 3%, on property generally located at the NW corner of N. 14th Street and Superior Street. Planning staff recommendation: Deferral until November 27, 2002 Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373 Had public hearing. DEFERRED, with continued public hearing and administrative action scheduled for November 27, 2002.
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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. 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.) 7a. Annexation No. 01008, requested by the Director of Planning, to annex property generally located at Coddington Avenue and West Van Dorn Street. (4-3-02: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) 7b. 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. (4-3-02: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) 7c. 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. (4-3-02: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) 7d. 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. (4-3-02: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) 8a. Change of Zone No. 3364, text amendments to Title 27 of the Lincoln Municipal Code (the Zoning Ordinance) requested by the Directors of the Public Works & Utilities, Parks & Recreation and Planning Departments, to generally adopt "Standards for Arterial Streets 120' or More in Width" and to make other minor amendments to the Zoning Ordinance by adding Section 27.03.082, Arterial Streets; and by amending Section 27.31.090, Height and Area Regulations for B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District; Section 27.37.060, Height and Area Regulations for B-5 Planned Regional Business District; Section 27.45.070, Height and Area Regulations for H-4 General Commercial District; Section 27.51.090, Height and Area Regulations for I-3 Employment Center District; Section 27.67.030, General Conditions for Parking; Section 27.71.080, Fences; and Section 27.77.010, Requirements for Changed or New Occupancy. (5-15-02: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) 8b. Miscellaneous No. 02002, text amendments to Title 26 of the Lincoln Municipal Code (the Land Subdivision Ordinance), requested by the Directors of the Public Works & Utilities, Parks & Recreation and Planning Departments, to generally adopt "Standards for Arterial Streets 120' or More in Width", to revise the provisions for sureties and timing of sidewalk improvements along local and collector streets, and to make other minor amendments to the Land Subdivision Ordinance by amending Section 26.07.190, Major Street; Section 26.11.039, Requisites for Final Plat Approval; Section 26.11.040, Installation of Improvements; Section 26.23.040, Street and Other Public Way Widths; Section 26.23.120, Easements; Section 26.23.140, Lot; and Section 26.27.090, Trees. (5-15-02: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) 8c. Miscellaneous No. 02003, text amendments to the City of Lincoln Design Standards, requested by the Directors of the Public Works & Utilities, Parks & Recreation and Planning Departments, to generally adopt "Standards for Arterial Streets 120' or More in Width" and to make other minor amendments to the Design Standards by amending Chapter 2.15, Urban Public Street Design Standards; Chapter 2.35, Design Standards for Street Trees; and Chapter 3.50, Design Standards for Screening and Landscaping; and by adding Chapter 5.00, Design Standards for Landscaping Streetscapes, Medians, Boulevards, Roundabouts and Arterial Streets. (5-15-02: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending.) 9. Change of Zone No. 3367, from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, requested by Mark Hunzeker, on property generally located NE of SW 70th Street and West Van Dorn Street. (6-12-02: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending until an associated Comprehensive Plan Land Use proposal comes before Planning Commission.) 10. Special Permit No. 1961, requested by Chris Hansen, for material and equipment storage, on property generally located at Yankee Hill Road and Coral Drive. (7-24-02: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to place on pending.) 11a. County Special Permit No. 195, Beaver Creek Community Unit Plan, requested by J. D. Burt, with Design Associates, for 7 residential acreage dwelling units, on property generally located at the southeast corner of 134th and "O" Streets. (8-7-02: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to place on pending.) 11b. County Preliminary Plat No. 02011, Beaver Creek, requested by J. D. Burt, with Design Associates, for approximately 7 lots, with requests to waive sidewalks, street trees, street lighting, and block length, on property generally located at the southeast corner of 134th and "O" Streets. (8-7-02: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to place on pending.) 12. County Change of Zone No. 209, from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, requested by Bruce Pester, on behalf of Yankee, L.L.C., on property generally located at S. 12th Street (Highway 77) and West Sprague Road. (9-18-02: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to place on pending.) 13. Use Permit No. 89B, an amendment requested by Stephen Clymer, with Olsson Associates, and Danay Kalkowski, on behalf of Northern Lights, L.L.C., to allow the sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises within 100' of a residential district, on property generally located at S. 14th Street and Pine Lake Road. (10-2-02: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to place on pending.) 14. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 02002.3, S. 82nd St. and Roca Rd.; Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 02002.5, Hidden Valley Golf Course; Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 02002.6, SW. 78th St. and W. Van Dorn; Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 02002.7, N. 84th St. and Waverly Rd. (10-16-02: Planning Commission voted to defer until completion of studies called for in the 2025 Comprehensive Plan.) 15. Change of Zone No. 3385, from AGR Agricultural Residential District to R-1 Residential District, requested by Brian Carstens and Associates, on behalf of Vic and Kathleen Hannan, on property generally located at S. 66th Street and Pine Lake Road. (10-30-02: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to continue public hearing on 11-27-02 at the applicant's request.)
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