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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a special public hearing on Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 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.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 14, 2008
[All Members Present] SPECIAL PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: 1. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 08002, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to designate land as Commercial in the Land Use Plan and designate a Community size commercial center generally in the area of S. 84th Street between South Street and Van Dorn Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Steve Henrichsen, 441-6374, shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, as revised by staff, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 9, 2008, 1:30 p.m. 2. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 08004, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to designate land as Commercial in the Land Use Plan and designate a new Mixed Use Office Center generally in the area of S. 62nd Street between Old Cheney Road and Highway 2. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Steve Henrichsen, 441-6374, shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-1 (Esseks dissenting). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 9, 2008, 1:30 p.m. 3. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 08005, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan Future Land Use Map to change 11 acres on the northeast corner of NW 48th and W. Holdrege from Urban Residential to Commercial and change the "Existing and Proposed Commerce Centers" map to designate a new Neighborhood Center on the northeast corner of NW 48th and W. Holdrege Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 441-6372, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 (Larson absent at time of vote). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 9, 2008, 1:30 p.m. 4. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 08006, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to change the "Urban Growth Tiers with Priority Areas" map to change land from Tier II and Tier I, Priority B, to Tier I, Priority A, generally between S. W. 12th to S. Coddington Ave., from W. Denton Rd. south to the Cardwell Branch channel. Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 441-6372, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 9, 2008, 1:30 p.m. 5. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 08009, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to adopt text and map changes to the Environmental Resources and Mobility and Transportation chapters as related to the multi-use trails and public transportation sections. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Dave Cary, 441-6364, dcary@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 9, 2008, 1:30 p.m. and public hearing before Lancaster County Board on June 10, 2008, 9:30 a.m., being requested. 6. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 08011, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to change various chapters and sections regarding the City's policies on annexation and provision of infrastructure concurrent with development. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Steve Henrichsen, 441-6374, shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 9, 2008, 1:30 p.m. 7. Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 08012, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to change the: 1) County Rural Road element to show North 141st Street, Raymond Road to Davey Road, 2.0 miles for potential paving; 2) County Rural Road element, to show the realignment of South 148th Street north of Nebraska Highway 2, approximately 1.5 miles of 148th Street and .25 miles of 162nd Street, and the closure of at-grade north and south access at Nebraska Highway 2 to/from 148th Street and; 3) Functional Street and Road Classification maps to show West Vine Street, NW 40th Street to NW 56th Street, as an "urban collector. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Mike Brienzo, 441-6369, mbrienzo@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 9, 2008 1:30 p.m., and public hearing before Lancaster County Board on June 10, 2008, 9:30 a.m., being requested. 8. The Planning Commission Review Edition of the City of Lincoln's draft six year Capital Improvements Program (CIP) for FY 2008/2009 - 2013/2014. Staff Report on CIP Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 441-6372, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF GENERAL CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0. Note: Motion made by Esseks, seconded by Cornelius, and carried 8-0, to recommend that the Mayor and City Council consider moving the Parks & Recreation Department Project #0481: Porter Park Parking Lot, to the first year (2008-09) and pay with impact fees, subject to a determination by the City Law Department as to whether impact fees can be used for this improvement. 9. The draft FY2009-2014 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for the Lincoln and Lancaster County planning area (Lincoln MPO). Staff Report on TIP Staff Planner: Mike Brienzo, 441-6369, mbrienzo@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF FULL OR GENERAL CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0. 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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