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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 21, 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.

AGENDA WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2009
[Commissioners Larson and Taylor absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 7, 2009. ** APPROVED, 6-0 (Larson and Taylor absent; Francis abstained) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) PERMITS: 1.1 Special Permit No. 07015A, an amendment to the Tamarin Ridge Planned Service Commercial, to allow a 22,000 sq. ft. automobile dealership or other H-4 Planned Service Commercial permitted use on Lot 5 and updating the hotel square footage and parking requirements, on property generally located at S. 27th Street and Tamarin Ridge Road. *** 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 8, 2009, as revised by staff on October 20, 2009, 6-0 (Larson and Taylor absent; Sunderman declared a conflict of interest). Resolution No. PC-01178. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL: 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA (Public hearing and Action): 3.1 ____________________ 3.2 ____________________ 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 4.1 County Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 09011, requested by the Lancaster County Engineer, to review the proposed Lancaster County Road and Bridge Construction Program, Fiscal Year 2010 and 2011-2015, as to conformity with the 2030 Lincoln City/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Mike Brienzo, 441-6369, mbrienzo@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 7-0 (Larson and Taylor absent). Public hearing before the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Tuesday, November 17, 2009, 7:00 p.m. Lancaster County Engineer - Road and Bridge Construction Program CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 4.2a Change of Zone No. 09025, from R-5 Residential District to H-4 General Commercial District, on property generally located at S. 33rd Street and Yankee Hill Road. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 6-0 (Larson and Taylor absent; Sunderman declaring a conflict of interest). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 9, 2009, 3:00 p.m. 4.2b Special Permit No. 09022, for Wilderness Place Planned Service Commercial, to allow a 50,000 sq. ft. automobile dealership on property generally located at S. 33rd Street and Yankee Hill Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated October 8, 2009, with amendment to Condition #2.1, as requested by the applicant and agreed upon by staff, 6-0 (Larson and Taylor absent; Sunderman declared a conflict of interest). Resolution No. PC-01179. MISCELLANEOUS: 4.3 Waiver No. 09008, to waive the requirement of the Land Subdivision Ordinance for street trees, sidewalks, street lights, and street paving, on property generally located at SW 9th Street and Rokeby Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVED, 7-0 (Larson and Taylor absent). Resolution No. PC-01180. 4.4 Miscellaneous No. 09009, amending Section 26.31.010 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to modification of requirements to grant the Planning Director authority to extend the time for installation of required subdivision improvements and to provide a procedure for appeals of such approvals by the Planning Director; and repealing Section 26.31.010 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing; and amending Section 26.23.140 of the Land Subdivision Ordinance to expand the exceptions to the requirement that every lot shall front upon and take access to a public street; and repealing Section 26.23.140 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 (Larson and Taylor absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 9, 2009, 3:00 p.m.
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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

The Planning Commission has canceled their meeting scheduled for December 30, 2009
* * * * * 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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