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NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, December 20, 2006, 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, December 20, 2006, in Room 113 of the County/City Building, 555 S. 10th S., Lincoln, Nebraska, from 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. for a "Briefing on draft Outdoor Lighting Study" by Ken Fairchild of Olsson Associates.

**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, DECEMBER 20, 2006
[Commissioner Sunderman absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held December 6, 2006. ** APPROVED, 7-0 (Strand abstaining; Sunderman absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) MISCELLANEOUS: 1.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 04002(88 K) , to review the proposal to declare as surplus, property generally located at N. W. 48th and West Cuming Street, as to conformance with the 2030 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Steve Henrichsen, 441-6374, shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0 (Sunderman absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 22, 2007, 1:30 p.m. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA (Public Hearing and Action): 3.1 _____________________________________________ 3.2 _____________________________________________ 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE: 4.1 Change of Zone No. 06081(245 K) , from R-6 and R-7 Residential District to B-4 Lincoln Center Business District, on property generally located at the northeast corner of S. 18th Street and L Street. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval, subject to a Development Agreement Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, subject to a Development Agreement, 8-0 (Sunderman absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 22, 2007, 1:30 p.m. MISCELLANEOUS: 4.2 Waiver No. 06009(296 K) , to waive storm water requirements, on property generally located at SW 17th Street and West A Street. Staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL, 8-0 (Sunderman absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 22, 2007, 1:30 p.m. MISCELLANEOUS WITH RELATED ITEMS: 4.3a Annexation No. 06020(545 K) , to annex approximately 303.66 acres, generally located at S. 84th Street and Pioneers Boulevard. Staff recommendation: Approval, subject to an Annexation Agreement Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, SUBJECT TO AN ANNEXATION AGREEMENT, 8-0 (Sunderman absent). Public hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the Annexation Agreement is completed. 4.3b Change of Zone No. 06077(545 K) , from AGR Agricultural Residential District to R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Pioneers Boulevard. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0 (Sunderman absent). Public hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the associated Annexation No. 06020 is scheduled. 4.3c Special Permit No. 872F(976 K) , an amendment to the Firethorn Community Unit Plan, to allow a total of approximately 545 dwelling units, on property generally located northeast of the intersection of S. 84th Street and Pioneers Boulevard. *** FINAL ACTION *** 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 6, 2006, with amendments, 8-0 (Sunderman absent). Resolution No. PC-01032. 4.4a Annexation No. 06021(1,278 K) , to annex approximately 23.34 acres, generally located at N. 84th Street and Adams Street. Staff recommendation: Approval, subject to an Annexation Agreement Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, SUBJECT TO AN ANNEXATION AGREEMENT, 8-0 (Sunderman absent). Public hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the Annexation Agreement is completed. 4.4b Change of Zone No. 05054A(1,278 K) , an amendment to Prairie Village North Planned Unit Development, for a change of zone from AG Agricultural District to R-3 and R-5 Residential Districts; from R-3 and R-5 Residential Districts and O-3 Office Park District to B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District; and from B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District to O-3 Office Park District, on property generally located on the east side of N. 84th Street, north and south of Adams Street, for a Planned Unit Development District designation of said property; and for approval of a development plan which proposes modifications to the zoning ordinance and land subdivision ordinance to allow approximately 1722 dwelling units and approximately 600,000 square feet of commercial floor area north of Adams Street and 285,000 square feet of commercial floor area south of Adams Street. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated December 6, 2006, with the amendments as requested by the applicant, 8-0 (Sunderman absent). Public hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the associated Annexation No. 06021 and Annexation Agreement are scheduled. 5. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: (See 12-6-06 agenda for staff report on the following item.) 5.1 Special Permit No. 1989A(642 K) , an amendment to revise the lighting plan for Sid Dillon Auto, on property generally located at S. 27th Street and Kendra Lane. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Applicant's request for two-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, January 3, 2007, 1:00 p.m.
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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 and Alley Vacation No. 04013, to vacate all of the east-west alley in Block 65, Original Lincoln, bounded by 13th, 14th, "M" and "N" Streets, generally located at S. 13th Street & "M" Street. (3-16-05: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to place on pending until completion of the Downtown Master Plan at the request of the applicant.) 3. County Special Permit No. 06058, for a wireless facility, on property generally located at NW 126th Street and Alvo Road. 12-6-06: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing until January 3, 2007.) 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
Mike Brienzo, Transportation Planner 441-6369 mbrienzo@lincoln.ne.gov
Tom Cajka, Planner 441-5662 tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
David Cary, Transportation Planner 441-6364 dcary@lincoln.ne.gov
Mike DeKalb, Planner 441-6370 mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov
Christy Eichorn, Planner 441-7603 ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov
Brandon Garrett, Planner 441-6373 bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov
Sara Hartzell, Planner 441-6372 shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov
Brian Will, Planner 441-6362 bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Ed Zimmer, Historic Preservation Planner 441-6360 ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov
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