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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 22, 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.

**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, OCTOBER 22, 2008
[Commissioner Francis absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 8, 2008. * APPROVED, 8-0 (Francis absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 08052, from B-1 Local Business District to R-2 Residential District, on property generally located at N. 45th Street and W Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0 (Francis absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 10, 2008, 5:30 p.m. PERMITS: 1.2 Use Permit No. 107C, an amendment to adjust the front yard setback for a monument sign, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Firethorn Lane. 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 October 8, 2008, (Francis absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 10, 2008, 5:30 p.m. 1.3 Special Permit No. 08036, Hartland Estates 1st Addition Community Unit Plan, for 4 dwelling units, with requests to waive requirements for lot depth, rear yard setback and sidewalks, on property generally located at SW 12th Street and West A Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated October 9, 2008, 7-1 (Gaylor Baird dissenting; Francis absent). Resolution No. PC-01145. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL: PERMITS: 2.1 Special Permit No. 08034A, Whispering Meadows Community Unit Plan, an amendment to show the layout of 155 attached singe-family lots, with waiver requests to allow sanitary sewer to flow against grade; to allow 20' wide private roadways; to allow adjustments to height and area requirements; and to waive the required sidewalks and street trees on both sides of all streets, on property generally located at SW 27th Street and West A Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Deferral, with continued public hearing on November 19, 2008, at the request of the applicant 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, November 19, 2008, 1:00 p.m. 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA (Public Hearing and Action): 3.1 _________________________ 3.2 _________________________
* * * * * * * * * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * * * * * * * * *
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. (** Expires 01/28/09 **) (6-13-01: Planning Commission voted 6-0 to place on pending at the request of the applicant.) 2. County Change of Zone No. 08038, from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on property generally located north of the interchange of S. 162nd Street and Highway 2. (8-13-08: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to continue public hearing on November 5, 2008 at the request of the applicant) Planning Dept. staff contacts:
Steve Henrichsen, Development Review 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, Long Range 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
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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