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NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, April 6, 2011, 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, (402) 441-7491.

The LPlan Advisory Committee will meet on Wednesday, April 6, 2011, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., in Room 113 of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, April 6, 2011, immediately following the regular meeting in the City Council Hearing Room, County-City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, for a briefing on "Proposed Access Management Policy" by Public Works & Utilities staff.

**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, APRIL 6, 2011
[All Members present] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held March 23, 2011. ** APPROVED, 9-0 ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) CHANGE OF ZONE: 1.1 Change of Zone No. 10028, from O-2 Suburban Office District to I-2 Industrial Park District, from AG Agricultural District to I-2 Industrial Park District, and from R-3 Residential District to I-2 Industrial Park District, on property generally located at W. Fletcher Avenue and Highway 34. Staff recommendation: Approval, subject to a Conditional Zoning Agreement Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, SUBJECT TO A CONDITIONAL ZONING AGREEMENT, 9-0. Public Hearing before the City Council will be scheduled upon completion of the Conditional Zoning Agreement. 1.2 Change of Zone No. 11008, from B-4 Lincoln Center Business District to B-4 Lincoln Center Business District with a Special Sign District designation, on property generally located at 2000 Q Street. 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 March 24, 2011, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 25, 2011, 5:30 p.m. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.3 Street & Alley Vacation No. 11004, to vacate portions of Pine Lake Road between South 84th Street and South 91st Street. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 25, 2011, 5:30 p.m. 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: PERMITS: 4.1 Special Permit No. 11005, for a domiciliary care facility for up to 32 residents, on property generally located at S. 27th Street and Wilderness Hills Boulevard. *** 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 March 24, 2011, as revised by staff, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01228. MISCELLANEOUS: 4.2 Miscellaneous No. 10005, amending Chapter 26.11 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Procedures for Processing Subdivisions by amending Section 26.11.039 to provide that in the event all required street trees are not planted within six years following final plat approval, the subdivider shall provide the City with a cash contribution in an amount sufficient for the City to plant the remaining street trees, to provide that no surety is required for sidewalks along non-major streets abutting residential lots, and to add clarity by dividing subparagraph (g) into two subparagraphs (g) and (h); amending Section 26.11.040 to provide that sidewalks along non-major streets abutting non-residential lots shall be installed prior to the City issuing an occupancy permit or within four years following plat approval whichever occurs first and sidewalks along non-major streets abutting residential lots shall be installed prior to the City issuing an occupancy permit, except under specified conditions, that street trees along non-major streets shall be installed within one year after the issuance of an occupancy permit or within six years of final plat approval, whichever occurs first, and to provide that stormwater detention retention facilities shall be graded at the same time as the overall site grading and that such grading shall be completed prior to installation of required water distribution, wastewater collection, and street improvements and to provide conditions which must be met for the release of any surety to guarantee construction of the stormwater detention/retention facilities; and repealing Sections 26.11.039 and 26.11.040 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, as revised by staff on April 6, 2011, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 25, 2011, 5:30 p.m.
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* Briefing on "Proposed Access Management Policy" by Public Works & Utilities staff. PENDING LIST: None Planning Dept. staff contacts:
Steve Henrichsen, Development Review Manager (402) 441-6374 shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov
Nicole Fleck-Tooze, Long Range Planning Manager (402) 441-6363 ntooze@lincoln.ne.gov
Mike Brienzo, Transportation Planner (402) 441-6369 mbrienzo@lincoln.ne.gov
Tom Cajka, Planner (402) 441-5662 tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
David Cary, Planner (402) 441-6364 dcary@lincoln.ne.gov
Mike DeKalb, Planner (402) 441-6370 mdekalb@lincoln.ne.gov
Christy Eichorn, Planner (402) 441-7603 ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov
Brandon Garrett, Planner (402) 441-6373 bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov
Sara Hartzell, Planner (402) 441-6371 shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov
Rashi Jain, Planner (402) 441-6372 rjain@lincoln.ne.gov
Brian Will, Planner (402) 441-6362 bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Ed Zimmer, Historic Preservation Planner (402) 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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