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NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 6, 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 Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will also meet on Wednesday, June 6, 2007, 11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. in Conference Room 113 of the County/City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, for a briefing by staff on "South Street Redevelopment Plan".

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, June 6, 2007, 12:15 p.m. - 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 2007 Benchmark Indicators Report.

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

AGENDA WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2007
Approval of minutes of the special meeting held May 16, 2007. ** APPROVED, 8-0 (Larson abstaining) ** Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held May 23, 2007. ** APPROVED, as corrected, 8-0 (Larson abstaining) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 1.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 07010(196 K) , to review the proposed declaration of .13 acre, more or less, as surplus property, generally located at S. 27th and Randolph Streets, as to conformance with the 2030 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 25, 2007, 5:30 p.m. CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.2 Change of Zone No. 07029(785 K) , from R-3 Residential District to R-4 Residential District and O-3 Office Park District, on property generally located at S. 68th Street and A Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council scheduled for Monday, June 25, 2007, 5:30 p.m. PERMITS: 1.3 Special Permit No. 07013(445 K) , for outdoor seasonal sales to allow a temporary fireworks stand, on property generally located at S. 22nd Street and South Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated May 24, 2007, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01055. 1.4 Special Permit No. 07014(713 K) , to allow a dwelling unit for members of a religious order, on property located at 4626 Eagle Ridge Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated May 24, 2007, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01056. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Action): 3.1 _________________________________________ 3.2 _________________________________________ 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 4.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 07012(552 K), to review the proposed "South Street Redevelopment Plan"(2,326 K) for the area generally bound by Plum Street to the north, extending to Rose Street between 6th and 8th Streets, 6th Street to the west, Saratoga Street to the south and 17th Street to the east, as to conformance with the 2030 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, July 9, 2007, 1:30 p.m. CHANGE OF ZONE: 4.2 Change of Zone No. 07032(144 K) , to amend Sections 27.63.580, 27.71.130, and 27.71.140 of the Lincoln Municipal Code by revising subsection 27.63.580(b) to only exclude retail stores; by adding R-5, R-6, R-7, and R-8 to zoning districts that allow more than one main building on a lot in Section 27.71.130; by adding specific zoning districts to the section for clarification in Section 27.71.130; by adding requirements to meet conditions of each use for lots with multiple buildings or uses in R-5, R-6, R-7, and R-8 in Section 27.71.130; by deleting spacing requirements greater than 20 feet in Section 27.71.140; and by adding text that would allow an official from the Building and Safety Department modify the 20 foot spacing requirement in Section 27.71.140. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, as revised by staff on 6/6/07, 9-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 25, 2007, 5:30 p.m. PLATS: 4.3 Preliminary Plat No. 07002(593 K) , Watts Addition, for approximately 11 lots and 1 Outlot, on property generally located at N. 70th Street and Alvo Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated May 16, 2007, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01057.
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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. Change of Zone No. 07018, 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. (5-23-07: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing until June 20, 2007 at the request of the applicant.) 4a. 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. (5-23-07: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing until June 20, 2007 at the request of the applicant.) 4b. 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 *** (5-23-07: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing until June 20, 2007 at the request of the applicant.) 5a. Change of Zone No. 07027, 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. (5-23-07: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing until June 20, 2007 at the request of the applicant.) 5b. Street and Alley Vacation No. 07003, 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. (5-23-07: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing until June 20, 2007 at the request of the applicant.) 6. County Special Permit No. 07009, 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. (5-23-07: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing until June 20, 2007 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
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