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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 24, 2004, 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.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, November 24, 2004, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in Room 113 of the County/City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, for a briefing by Planning Dept. staff on the proposed Airport West Subarea Plan and by Urban Development Staff on the proposed 48th & "O" Streets Redevelopment Plan.

The Planning Commission has canceled their meeting scheduled for December 22, 2004

**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 24, 2004
[Commissioner Bills-Strand absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held November 10, 2003. ** APPROVED, 6-0 (Sunderman and Taylor abstaining; Bills-Strand absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) PERMITS: 1.1 Special Permit No. 228K(388 K) , an amendment to the Capitol Beach West Community Unit Plan, to reduce the front yard setback, on property located at 302 W. Lakeshore Drive. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated November 2, 2004, 8-0. Site specific conditions of approval required to be satisfied prior to scheduling on City Council agenda. 1.2 Special Permit No. 04060(452 K) , for an early childhood care facility, with request to waive the requirement to be located on an arterial street, on property generally located at N. 24th Street and Superior Street. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373, rhorner@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated November 10, 2004, 8-0. Site specific conditions of approval required to be satisfied prior to scheduling on City Council agenda. PLATS: 1.3 City/County Final Plat No. 04111(279 K) , Finigan 2nd Addition, for 4 lots, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Waverly Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Derek Miller, 441-6372, dlmiller@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated November 8, 2004, 8-0. Conditions of approval required to be satisfied prior to scheduling on County Board agenda. 1.4 City/County Final Plat No. 04121(311 K) , Timberline Estates 2nd Addition, for 2 Lots, on property generally located at SW 58th Street and Pine Knot Drive. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Derek Miller, 441-6372, dlmiller@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated November 8, 2004, 8-0. Conditions of approval required to be satisfied prior to scheduling on County Board agenda. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.5 Waiver No. 04015(323 K) , to waive sidewalks in the pedestrian easement, on property legally described as Lot 8, Block 2, Pointe East Estates 9th Addition, generally located at S. 83rd Street and Eastwood Drive. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 5-3 (Carroll, Pearson and Carlson dissenting; Bills-Strand absent). Resolution No. PC-00894. 2. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: 2.1 __________________________________________ 2.2 __________________________________________ 3. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.1a County Change of Zone No. 04074(1,680 K) , from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Agnew Road. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL, 8-0. Public hearing date before County Board being requested. 3.1b County Special Permit No. 04058(1,680 K) , Lakewood Hills Community Unit Plan, for approximately 9 dwelling units, with requests to waive lot size and lot frontage, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Agnew Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval, if the change of zone to AGR is approved Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL, 8-0. Public hearing date before County Board being requested. 3.1c County Preliminary Plat No. 04028(1,680 K) , Lakewood Hills, for 9 Lots and one Outlot, with requests to waive street lighting, sidewalks, street trees, landscape screens, stormwater detention, block length, and cul-de-sac length, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Agnew Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval, if the change of zone to AGR is approved Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL, 8-0. Public hearing date before County Board being requested. 3.1d County Final Plat No. 04126(1,680 K) , Lakewood Hills, for 9 lots and one outlot, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Agnew Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval, if the change of zone to AGR is approved Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL, 8-0. Public hearing date before County Board being requested. MISCELLANEOUS: 3.2 Waiver No. 04016(435 K) , to waive sidewalk in the pedestrian easement, on property generally located at S. 70th Street and Old Cheney Road. Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL of the waiver and APPROVAL of an extension of time for installation of the sidewalk for four years from date of approval of an extension of time by City Council, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, December 13, 2004, 1:30 p.m. 4. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: PERMITS: 4.1a County Special Permit No. 04055(1,349 K) , Four Stones Community Unit Plan, for 31 lots to develop approximately 31 dwelling units, with requests to waive sidewalks, street trees, street lighting, block length, and landscape screening, on property generally located at SW 29th Street and Stagecoach Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Applicant's request for additional eight-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, January 19, 2005, 1:00 p.m. 4.1b County Preliminary Plat No. 04025(1,349 K) , Four Stones, for 31 lots to develop approximately 31 dwelling units, with requests to waive sidewalks, street trees, street lighting, block length, and landscape screening, on property generally located at SW 29th Street and Stagecoach Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Applicant's request for additional eight-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, January 19, 2005, 1:00 p.m. CHANGE OF ZONE: 4.2 Change of Zone No. 04034(438 K) , from AGR Agricultural Residential District to R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at S. 66th Street and Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Applicant's request for additional six-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, January 5, 2005, 1:00 p.m. (See 10-27-04 agenda for staff report on the following item.) 4.3 Change of Zone No. 04069(120 K) , to amend Section 27.69.035(b) of the Lincoln Municipal Code for Off-Premises Signs, to require that no off-premises signs shall be located within 660 feet of interstates. Planning staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Derek Miller, 441-6372, dlmiller@lincoln.ne.gov Additional Information(474 K) Had continued public hearing. There was no further testimony. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 6-2 (Krieser and Larson voting 'no'; Bills-Strand absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, December 13, 2005, 1:30 p.m.
* * * * * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO. * * * * * *
PENDING LIST: 1. 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.) 2. 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.) 3. 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.) 4a. 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.) 4b. 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.) 5. 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.) 6. County Change of Zone No. 213, from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, requested by Lloyd and Terri Jakoubek, on property generally located at NW 70th Street and Mill Road. (3-19-03: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to defer until completion of studies called for in the 2025 Comprehensive Plan.) 7. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 03009, by the Director of Planning, at the request of Jim Hrouda, Mayor for the City of Hickman, to amend the 2025 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, to adopt the Hickman Horizon Plan as an approved subarea plan and amend the Land Use Plan to reflect commercial and low density residential uses in the vicinity of Hickman. (5-21-03: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to defer until completion of the rural acreage studies called for in the Comprehensive Plan.) 8. Change of Zone No. 3413, from R-4 Residential District to R-2 Residential District, requested by Landon's Neighborhood Association and Regalton Neighborhood Association, on property generally located at N. 24th Street and Superior Street. (5-26-04: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to place on pending until December 8, 2004 at the request of the applicant.) Planning Dept. staff contacts:
Ray Hill, Development Review Manager 441-6371 rhill@lincoln.ne.gov
Steve Henrichsen, Special Projects Manager 441-6374 shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov
Tom Cajka, Planner 441-5662 tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
David Cary, Transportation Planner 441-6364 dcary@lincoln.ne.gov
Greg Czaplewski, Planner 441-7620 gczaplewski@lincoln.ne.gov
Mike DeKalb, Planner 441-6370 mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov
Becky Horner, Planner 441-6373 rhorner@lincoln.ne.gov
Derek Miller, Planner 441-6372 dlmiller@lincoln.ne.gov
Duncan Ross, Planner 441-7603 dross@lincoln.ne.gov
Brian Will, Planner 441-6362 bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Ed Zimmer, Historic Preservation Planner 441-6360 ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov

The Planning Commission has canceled their meeting scheduled for December 22, 2004
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