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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 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.

*** NOTE: The regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for June 3, 2009, has been canceled due to lack of agenda items ***
AGENDA WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2009
Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held May 6, 2009. ** APPROVED, 7-0 (Gaylor Baird abstained) ** Election of Chair to fulfill the unexpired term of Eugene Carroll until August 26, 2009. 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 1.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 08025, to review as to conformance with the 2030 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, a proposal to declare a portion of Lot 11 and the north 1/2 of Lot 12, Wesleyan Heights Addition, generally located northwest of North 41st Street and Greenwood Street, as surplus property. 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. Public hearing before City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 8, 2009, 1:30 p.m. PERMITS: 1.2 Special Permit No. 09009, to allow outdoor seasonal sales, on property generally located at N. 40th Street and Superior Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Rashi Jain, 441-6372, rjain@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated April 29, 2009, 8-0. Resolution No. PC-01166. 1.3 County Special Permit No. 09011, for a garden center, on property generally located at S. 148th Street and Pine Lake Road. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated May 7, 2009, 8-0. Public hearing before Lancaster County Board of Commissioners is being requested. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL: 2.1 Change of Zone No. 09002, from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on property generally located at S. 96th Street and Saltillo Road. Staff recommendation: Applicant has requested to defer public hearing until June 17, 2009 Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Applicant's request for DEFERRAL granted, with continued public hearing and action scheduled for Wednesday, June 17, 2009, 1:00 p.m. 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA (Public Hearing and Action): 3.1 _________________________ 3.2 _________________________ 4. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION: COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 4.1 Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 09003, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to adopt text changes to the Community Vision chapter to add the general topic of sustainability. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL of staff recommendation, 8-0. Setting public hearing date before the Lincoln City Council and Lancaster County Board of Commissioners pending. 4.2 Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 09004, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to adjust the text in the Residential Chapter regarding Rural Area/Acreage Policy. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, as revised on May 19, 2009, 8-0. Setting public hearing date before the Lincoln City Council and Lancaster County Board of Commissioners pending. PENDING LIST: None 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
Rashi Jain, Planner 441-6372 rjain@lincoln.ne.gov
Brian Will, Planner 441-6362 bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Ed Zimmer, Historic Preservation Planner 441-6360 ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov

*** NOTE: The regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for June 3, 2009, has been canceled due to lack of agenda items ***
* * * * * 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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