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AGENDA WEDNESDAY, APRIL 7, 2010
[Commissioner Partington absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held March 24, 2010. ** APPROVED, 6-0 (Lust and Sunderman abstained; Partington absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 1.1 Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 10002, to amend the 2030 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to make amendments to the 2009 Little Salt Creek Watershed Master Plan for map corrections. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0 (Partington absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 26, 2010, 5:30 p.m. Public Hearing before Lancaster County Board of Commissioners being requested. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.2 Street & Alley Vacation No. 10005, to vacate a portion of the east of the N. 14th Street right-of-way, generally located at N. 14th Street and Salt Creek Roadway. 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, 8-0 (Partington absent). Public Hearing before 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: CHANGE OF ZONE: 4.1 Change of Zone No. 10007, from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural Residential District, on property generally located at N. 98th Street and Holdrege Street. Staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, subject to a zoning agreement integrating the site plan submitted by the applicant for a final plat, 7-1 (Esseks dissenting; Partington absent). Public Hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the zoning agreement has been completed. 5. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: ANNEXATION WITH RELATED ITEMS: 5.1a Annexation No. 10002, to annex approximately 1 acre, more or less, generally located at S. 84th Street and Van Dorn Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 (Partington and Lust absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 26, 2010, 5:30 p.m. 5.1b Special Permit No. 872G, an amendment to the Firethorn Community Unit Plan, to allow an additional golf clubhouse, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Van Dorn Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated March 24, 2010, 7-0 (Partington and Lust absent). Resolution No. PC-01203. CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 5.2a Change of Zone No. 10003, from R-5 Residential District to B-3 Commercial District; from R-5 Residential District to O-2 Suburban Office District; from R-2 Residential District to B-3 Commercial District; and from R-2 to O-2 Suburban Office District, on property generally located at the northwest corner of S. 16th Street and South Street. Staff recommendation: Approval, subject to a conditional zoning agreement Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, subject to a conditional zoning agreement as set forth in the staff report dated February 25, 2010, 5-2 (Taylor and Gaylor Baird dissenting; Partington and Lust absent). Scheduling of Public Hearing before City Council pending. 5.2b Special Permit No. 10008, for the authority to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off the premises, on property generally located at S. 16th Street and South Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated February 25, 2010, 5-2 (Taylor and Gaylor Baird dissenting; Partington and Lust absent). Resolution No. PC-01204. 5.2c Street and Alley Vacation No. 10002, to vacate the north/south alley generally located at S. 16th Street and South Street. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 5-2 (Taylor and Gaylor Baird dissenting; Partington and Lust absent). Public Hearing before City Council will be scheduled when the provisions of Chapter 14.20 have been satisfied.
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PENDING LIST: None 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
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