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**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 Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will also meet on Wednesday, May 23, 2007, 12:00 noon - 12:45 p.m. in Conference Room 113 of the County/City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, for a briefing by staff on the Transit Development Plan.

The Planning Commission action on all other items is a recommendation to the City Council or County Board.

AGENDA WEDNESDAY, MAY 23, 2007
Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held May 23, 2007. ** APPROVED, 8-0 (Larson absent)** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 1.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 07011(261 K) , to review the proposed declaration of surplus property as to conformance with the 2030 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, generally located at N. 42nd Street and Cornhusker Highway. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0 (Larson absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 11, 2007, 1:30 p.m. CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.2 Change of Zone No. 07025(185 K) , from R-3 Residential District to B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District, on property generally located at S. 80th Street and Pioneers Boulevard. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from the Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0 (Larson absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 11, 2007, 1:30 p.m. 1.3 Change of Zone No. 07026(209 K) , from AG Agricultural District to R-3 Residential District; from R-3 Residential District to R-5 Residential District; and from AG Agricultural District to R-5 Residential District; on property generally located at NW 48th Street and W Cuming Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from the Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0 (Larson absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 11, 2007, 1:30 p.m. PERMITS: 1.4 Special Permit No. 1692D(275 K) , an amendment to the Wilderness Ridge Community Unit Plan, to adjust the lot layout adjacent to Large's Court, with request to waive the width to depth requirements, on property generally located in the SW corner of S. 27th Street and Yankee Hill Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 8-0 (Larson absent). Resolution No. PC-01053. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL CHANGE OF ZONE: 2.1 Change of Zone No. 07018(28 K) , Glynoaks Plaza Planned Unit Development, for a change of zone from AG Agricultural District to R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at S. 84th Streets and Glynoaks Drive; 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 78 dwelling units and approximately 258,000 square feet of office and commercial floor area in the underlying R-3 zoned area. Staff recommendation: The applicant has requested a four-week deferral until June 20, 2007 Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Applicant's request for deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, 2007, 1:00 p.m. CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 2.2a Change of Zone No. 06082(41 K) , from AGR Agricultural Residential District to R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at SW 40th Street and West A Street. Staff recommendation: Applicant has requested a four-week deferral until June 20, 2007 Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Applicant's request for deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, 2007, 1:00 p.m. 2.2b Preliminary Plat No. 06011(41 K) , 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 5 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 *** Staff recommendation: Applicant has requested a four-week deferral until June 20, 2007 Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Applicant's request for deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, 2007, 1:00 p.m. 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 4.1a Change of Zone No. 07027(199 K) , from R-4 Residential District to B-3 Commercial District, on property generally located at the SE corner of S. 9th Street and South Street. Staff recommendation: Defer until June 20, 2007 Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Staff recommendation for deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, 2007, 1:00 p.m. 4.1b Street and Alley Vacation No. 07003(155 K) , to vacate all of the east/west alley between S. 9th Street and S. 10th Street just south of South Street and a portion of the north/south alley between S. 9th Street and S. 10th Street just south of South Street. Staff recommendation: Defer until June 20, 2007 Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Staff recommendation for deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, 2007, 1:00 p.m. 4.2a Change of Zone No. 07028(206 K) , from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on property generally located at S. 112th Street and Pine Lake Road. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0 (Larson absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 18, 2007, 1:30 p.m. 4.2b Special Permit No. 06061A(687 K) , an amendment to the Hidden Valley Estates 1st Addition Community Unit Plan, to add approximately 14 lots, with requests waive to the preliminary plat, landscape screens, block length, and the grading for future road connections, on property generally located at S. 112th Street and Pine Lake Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 8-0 (Larson absent). Resolution No. PC-01054. PERMITS: 4.3 County Special Permit No. 07009(592 K) , Kadavy Estates Community Unit Plan, for approximately 6 single family acreage lots, with requests to waive the preliminary plat process, block length, lot frontage, sidewalks, street trees, street lighting, landscape screening, block length, and cul-de-sac length, on property generally located at N. 56th Street and Branched Oak Road. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Applicant's request for four-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, 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.) 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
* * * * * 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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