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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, January 5, 2005, 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, January 5, 2005, 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 amendments to the subdivision ordinance.

**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, JANUARY 5, 2005
[Commissioners Carroll, Larson and Pearson absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held December 8, 2004. ** APPROVED, 5-0 (Carroll, Larson, Pearson and Taylor absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Action) PERMITS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 1.1a County Special Permit No. 04066(706 K) , West Yankee Hill Acres Community Unit Plan, for 8 single family acreage dwelling units, with requests to waive block length, sidewalks, street trees, street lighting, and landscape screening, on property generally located at SW 112th Court and West Yankee Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated December 17, 2004, 5-0 (Carroll, Larson, Pearson and Taylor absent). Public hearing before County Board will be requested when the requirements of the site specific conditions of approval have been satisfied. 1.1b County Preliminary Plat No. 04029(706 K) , West Yankee Hill Acres, for 8 lots, with requests to waive block length, sidewalks, street trees, street lighting, and landscape screening, on property generally located at SW 112th Court and West Yankee Hill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated December 17, 2004, 5-0 (Carroll, Larson, Pearson and Taylor absent). Public hearing before County Board will be requested when the requirements of the site specific conditions of approval have been satisfied. PLATS: 1.2 County Final Plat No. 04134(393 K) , Masek's 1st Addition, for 9 Lots, on property legally described as a portion of the NW 1/4 of Section 9-11-6, Lancaster County, Nebraska, generally located at NW 27th Street and W Mill Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated December 16, 2004, 5-0 (Carroll, Larson, Pearson and Taylor absent). Public hearing before County Board will be requested when the requirements of the site specific conditions of approval have been satisfied. 2. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: 2.1 __________________________________________ 2.2 __________________________________________ 3. PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: PERMITS: 3.1 Use Permit No. 132A(329 K) , an amendment to remove the hours of operation restriction, on property generally located at S. 70th Street and Highway 2. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated December 20, 2004, 6-0 (Carroll, Larson and Pearson absent). Public hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the site specific conditions of approval have been satisfied. 3.2 Use Permit No. 04006(561 K) , for 18 single family dwellings, and approximately 11,000 sq. ft. of office, with requests to waive rear and side yard setbacks, lot depth to width ratio, required frontage, sanitary sewer, water and sewer main location, on property generally located at NW 1st Street and West Highland Boulevard. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373, rhorner@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated December 22, 2004, with amendment to Condition #1.1.4, 6-0, (Carroll, Larson and Pearson absent). Public hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the site specific conditions of approval have been satisfied. MISCELLANEOUS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 3.3a Annexation No. 04011(1,049 K) , to annex property generally located east of S. 56th Street and south of Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373, rhorner@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated Devecmber 28, 2004, 6-0 (Carroll, Larson and Pearson absent). 3.3b Change of Zone No. 04075(1,049 K) , Village Gardens Planned Unit Development, from AG Agricultural District to R-3 Residential PUD and B-3 Commercial PUD with a development plan which proposes to modify standards of the underlying zoning district, Subdivision Ordinance and Design Standards; on property generally located east of S. 56th Street and south of Pine Lake Road. Planning staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Becky Horner, 441-6373, rhorner@lincoln.ne.gov Additional Information(947 K) Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated December 28, 2004, as revised on January 4, 2005, 6-0 (Carroll, Larson and Pearson absent). Public hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the site specific conditions of approval have been satisfied. 4. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: 4.1 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 deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for February 2, 2005, 1:00 p.m. PERMITS: 4.2 Special Permit No. 04065(344 K) , for the authority to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises, on property located at 4680 Leighton Avenue. *** FINAL ACTION *** Planning staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': DENIAL, 6-0 (Carroll, Larson and Pearson absent). Resolution No. PC-00899. This is final action unless appealed to the City Council within 14 days.
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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.) ** WITHDRAWN BY THE APPLICANT ON 12/15/04 ** 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.) ** WITHDRAWN BY THE APPLICANT ON 12/22/04 ** 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. 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.) 7a. County Special Permit No. 04055, 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. (11-24-04: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing on January 19, 2005.) 7b. County Preliminary Plat No. 04025, 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. (11-24-04: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing on January 19, 2005.) 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. (12-8-04: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing on June 8, 2005 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
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 meeting which is broadcast live at 1:00 p.m. every other Wednesday will be rebroadcast on Sundays at 1:00 p.m. on 5 City-TV, Cable Channel 5.
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