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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, December 3, 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, DECEMBER 3, 2008
[Commissioners Francis and Gaylor Baird absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held November 19, 2008. ** APPROVED, 7-0 (Francis and Gaylor Baird absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 1.1a Change of Zone No. 08058, from R-2 Residential District to R-T Residential Transition District, on property generally located southeast of S. 33rd Street and A Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from the Consent Agenda and had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 5-2 (Cornelius, Partington, Taylor, Sunderman and Carroll voting 'yes'; Larson and Esseks voting 'no'; Francis and Gaylor Baird absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 5, 2009, 1:30 p.m. 1.1b Use Permit No. 08002, to allow for office and residential uses, on property generally located southeast of S. 33rd Street and A Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from the Consent Agenda and had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL as set forth in the staff report dated November 20, 2008, 5-2 (Cornelius, Partington, Taylor, Sunderman and Carroll voting 'yes'; Larson and Esseks voting 'no'; Francis and Gaylor Baird absent). Resolution No. PC-01149. 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. 08057, University Place Planned Unit Development, for 1) a change of zone from B-3 Commercial to B-3 Commercial PUD for a Planned Unit Development District designation which proposes to modify the standards of the underlying zoning district, subdivision ordinance and design standards, and 2) for a change of zone from B-3 Commercial District to P Public Use District on property generally located at N. 48th Street from Colby to Adams Street. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated November 24, 2008, 7-0 (Cornelius, Partington, Larson, Taylor, Esseks, Sunderman and Carroll voting 'yes'; Francis and Gaylor Baird absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 5, 2009, 1:30 p.m. PERMITS: 4.2 Special Permit No. 384F, an amendment for a health care facility to add an approximately 63-person assisted living facility, and to expand the campus to provide an additional 65 parking spaces, with requests to waive setbacks and height, on property generally located at South 48th Street and Randolph Street. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated November 19, 2008, with amendment deleting Condition #1.2, 7-0 (Cornelius, Partington, Larson, Taylor, Esseks, Sunderman and Carroll voting 'yes'; Francis and Gaylor Baird absent. Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 5, 2009, 1:30 p.m.
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*** THE PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING SCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 31, 2008 HAS BEEN CANCELED ***
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. Special Permit No. 08034A, Whispering Meadows Community Unit Plan, an amendment to show the layout of 155 attached single-family lots, with waiver requests to allow sanitary sewer to flow against the grade; to allow 20' wide private roadways; to allow adjustments to heights 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 *** (11-19-08: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to continued public hearing on December 17, 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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