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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 19, 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, 441-7491.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, from 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. in Room 113 of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, for a workshop on "Use Groups".

**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 or County Board by filing a Notice of Appeal with the City Clerk or County 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 19, 2011
[Commissioner Francis absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 5, 2011. ** APPROVED, 7-0 (Larson abstained; Francis absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 1.1 County Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 11009, to review the proposed Lancaster County Road and Bridge Construction Program, Fiscal Year 2012 and 2013-2017, as to conformity with the Lincoln City/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. Staff Recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Michael Brienzo, (402) 441-6369, mbrienzo@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF GENERAL CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0 (Francis absent). Public Hearing before the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, November 29, 2011, at 5:00 p.m. 1.2 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 11010, to review the proposed "Yolande Avenue Redevelopment Plan" as to conformance with the Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan. The Redevelopment Plan area consists of an estimated 96.6 acres, more or less, and is generally bounded by North 14th Street to North 24th Street between Cornhusker Highway and Salt Creek, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska. Staff Recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, (402) 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0 (Francis absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 15, 2011, 3:00 p.m. PERMITS: 1.3 Special Permit No. 11024, for the Expansion of a Nonstandard Use (single-family dwelling) into the required yard to build an addition to an existing house and to build a covered deck, on property located at 1941 W. Peach Circle. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff Recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, (402) 441-6371, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated October 4, 2011, 8-0 (Francis absent). Resolution No. PC-01252. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL: 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: 3.1 ______________________________________ 3.2 ______________________________________
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PENDING LIST: 1a. Change of Zone No. 11009, amending Section 27.63.500 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Zoning Code Special Permits for Scrap Processing Operations, Salvage Yards, and Enclosed Disassembly Operations, to allow outdoor salvage material to be located closer than 500 feet from certain entrance corridors if land forms or screening completely obstructs the view by the traveling public of the salvage material, and to authorize the City Council to decrease the 500-foot setback under limited circumstances; and repealing Section 27.63.500 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing. (6-11-11: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending, no date certain, at the applicant's request.) 1b. Special Permit No. 11006, for a scrap processing operation and to allow salvage material kept outside a building to be located closer than the 500 feet to the West "O" Street entrance corridor, on property generally located at West O Street and Sun Valley Boulevard (545 West "O" Street). (6-11-11: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to place on pending, no date certain, at the applicant's request.) 2. Change of Zone No. 11029, amending Section 27.35.025 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to allow the sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises in the B-4 Lincoln Center Business District as a permitted conditional use; and repealing Section 27.35.025 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing. (8-10-11: Planning Commission voted 9-0 to continue public hearing on November 30, 2011 at the request of the applicant.) 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
Michael 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
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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