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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, May 5, 2010, 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.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, May 5, 2010, in Conference Room 113 of the County/City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, from 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. for a briefing by Planning staff on "Community Indicators Report and the Planning Commission review Edition of the FY 2010/11 - 2015/16 Capital Improvements Program and the FY 2011/14 Transportation Improvements Plan".

**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, MAY 5, 2010
[All Commissioners present] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held April 21, 2010. *** APPROVED, 8-0 (Lust abstaining) *** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 1.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 10002, to review a conservation easement as to conformance with the 2030 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, on property generally located at Highway 77 and Warlick Boulevard. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01207. ANNEXATION: 1.2 Annexation No. 08027, to annex approximately 45 acres, more or less, generally located at N. 48th Street and Doris Bair Circle. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, May 24, 2010, 5:30 p.m. ANNEXATION WITH RELATED ITEMS: 1.3a Annexation No. 10003, to annex approximately 10 acres, more or less, generally located at S. 27th Street and Whispering Wind Boulevard. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, May 24, 2010, 5:30 p.m. 1.3b Change of Zone No. 10010, from AG Agricultural District to R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at S. 27th Street and Whispering Winds Boulevard. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, May 24, 2010, 5:30 p.m. CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.4 Change of Zone No. 10008, amending Title 27 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Zoning by amending Sections 27.43.030, 27.45.025, and 27.49.030 to add outdoor vehicle storage as a permitted conditional use in the H-3, H-4, and I-2 zoning districts, respectively; and repealing Sections 27.43.030, 27.45.025, and 27.49.030 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, May 24, 2010, 5:30 p.m. PERMIT: 1.5 Special Permit No. 10020, to allow a campground facility, on property generally located at N. 176th Street and Adams Street. Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Mike DeKalb, 441-6370, mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov Applicant's request for two-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, May 19, 2010, 1:00 p.m. 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 4.1a Change of Zone No. 09024, amending Title 27 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Zoning by amending Section 27.15.030 to allow single-family dwellings on small lots located outside the January 1, 2010 corporate limits as a permitted conditional use and providing conditions of approval; amending Section 27.15.040 to allow single-family dwellings on small lots located inside the January 1, 2010 corporate limits as a permitted special use; adding a new section numbered 27.63.800 to provide conditions for granting a special permit to allow single-family dwellings on small lots in the R-3 district located inside the January 1, 2010 corporate limits; and repealing Sections 27.15.030 and 27.15.040 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, May 24, 2010, 5:30 p.m. 4.1b Miscellaneous No. 10002,, amending Section 26.23.140 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Development Standards for Lots to provide that residential lots in the R-3 district which do not meet the required minimum lot area, average lot width, or yard requirements shall have a maximum depth of four times its width; and repealing Section 26.23.140 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, May 24, 2010, 5:30 p.m.
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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
* * * * * 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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