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AGENDA WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2010
[Commissioner Larson absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held February 10, 2010. ** APPROVED, 5-0 (Lust and Partington abstained; Larson absent; Taylor absent at time of vote) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 09022A, amending Section 1 of Ordinance No. 19312 designating the south half of Lot 29, J.G. Miller's Subdivision as a special sign district and adjusting the sign regulations for the underlying H-2 District, by amending condition 1.d of the additional express terms, conditions and requirements of the special sign district to allow an additional freestanding sign to be located on the westernmost property in the special sign district and to clarify that one freestanding sign may be located on any future pad site; and repealing Section 1 of Ordinance No. 19312 as hitherto existing. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated February 10, 2010, 7-0 (Larson and Taylor absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, March 15, 2010, 3:00 p.m. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.2 Street and Alley Vacation No. 10001, to vacate a portion of the N. 21st Street right-of-way from the north line of Vine Street to the south line of vacated N. 21st Street. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 7-0 (Larson and Taylor absent). Public hearing before the City Council will be scheduled when the provisions of Chapter 14.20 have been satisfied. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL: 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA (Public hearing and Administrative Action): 3.1 _______________ 3.2 _______________ 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 4.1 Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 10001, to incorporate the Lincoln Water System 2007 Facilities Master Plan Update in the 2030 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0 (Larson absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, March 15, 2010, 3:00 p.m. PERMITS: 4.2 Special Permit No. 1816B, to extend the period of time for soil excavation, on property generally located at NW 40th Street and West Vine Street. *** FINAL ACTION*** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated February 16, 2010, with amendment to Condition #2.1.3, 8-0 (Larson absent). Resolution No. PC-01192.
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PENDING LIST: 1a. Change of Zone No. 09027, from R-3 Residential District to B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District, on property generally located at Lucile Drive and Pioneers Boulevard. (1-13-10: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to continue public hearing on April 7, 2010, at the request of the applicant.) 1b. Use Permit No. 125A, an amendment to expand the use permit to allow a garden center in the B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District, on property generally located at Lucile Drive and Pioneers Boulevard. *** FINAL ACTION *** (1-13-10: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to continue public hearing on April 7, 2010, at the request of the applicant.) Planning Dept. staff contacts:
Steve Henrichsen, Development Review Manager 441-6374 shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov
Nicole Fleck-Tooze, Long Range Planning Manager 441-6363 ntooze@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 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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