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NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 14, 2007, 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.

**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, MARCH 14, 2007
[All Members present] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held February 28, 2007. ** APPROVED, 7-0 (Larson and Strand abstained) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 07008(173 K) , from I-2 Industrial Park District to B-1 Local Business District, on property generally located at NW 48th Street and W Adams Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 2, 2007, 1:30 p.m. 1.2 Change of Zone No. 07009(86 K) , from P Public Use District to R-1 Residential District, on property generally located at Sundance Drive and Campfire Circle. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 2, 2007, 1:30 p.m. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.3 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 07001(291 K) , to review a proposed conservation easement for approximately 25.48 acres as to conformance with the 2030 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, on property generally located at S. 105th and "A" Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 441-6372, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01042. 1.4 Waiver No. 07003(369 K) , to waive the requirement for the extension of S. 77th Street, on property generally located at S. 77th Street and Pioneers Boulevard. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated February 28, 2007, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01043. 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. 07010(1,797 K) , from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on property generally located at 134th Street and A Street. Staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: DENIAL, 6-3 (Cornelius, Sunderman, Esseks, Krieser, Taylor and Carlson voting 'yes'; Carroll, Strand and Larson voting 'no'). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 2, 2007, 1:30 p.m. 5. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE: 5.1 Change of Zone No. 06084(332 K) , to amend Chapter 27.03 to include definitions for Animal Hospital, Indoor Animal Hospital, Kennel, Indoor Kennel, and Outdoor Play Yard; to amend Sections 27.29.020, 27.31.030, 27.33.020, 27.41.020, 27.43.020, 27.45.020, and 27.63.470 by changing Hospital to Indoor Animal Hospital, and by deleting the reference prohibiting open kennels associated with hospitals and clinics for animals; to amend Sections 27.29.020, 27.31.030, 27.33.020, 27.41.020, 27.43.020, 27.45.020, and 27.63.470 to allow Indoor Kennels as a permitted use; to create Section 27.63.780 for a special permit for Outdoor Play Yard; and to amend Sections 27.43.040, 27.45.030, and 27.63.470 to allow Outdoor Play Yard in the H-3 and H-4 zoning district and in Planned Service Commercial by special permit. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, as revised, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 9, 2007, 1:30 p.m. MISCELLANEOUS: 5.2 Annexation No. 06022(231 K) , to annex approximately 15.9 acres, generally located at SW 40th Street and West A Street. Staff recommendation: Approval, subject to an Annexation Agreement Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the revised staff report dated March 6, 2007, 9-0. Pubilc hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the necessary agreement(s) have been completed.
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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.) 3a. Change of Zone No. 06082, from AGR Agricultural Residential District to R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at SW 40th Street and West A Street. (2-28-07: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to continue public hearing on April 25, 2007.) 3b. Preliminary Plat No. 06011, Woodland View 1st Addition, for 25 single family lots and 4 outlots, on property generally located at SW 40th Street and West A Street. The Planning Commission action on the plat is final, unless appealed to the City Council. The following waivers are also being requested: a) to allow sanitary sewer to run against the street grade and b) to allow sanitary sewer to be deeper than 15 feet. Any waiver requests that are recommended for denial by the Planning Department will be forwarded to the City Council for public hearing. If all waiver requests are recommended for approval, the Planning Commission action is final, unless appealed to the City Council. *** FINAL ACTION *** (2-28-07: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to continue public hearing on April 25, 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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