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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 2, 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, November 2, 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.

The Planning Commission has canceled their meeting scheduled for December 28, 2011
AGENDA WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2011
[All members present] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 19, 2011. ** APPROVED, 7-0 (Larson abstained; Taylor absent at time of vote) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 1.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 11011, to review the proposed declaration of surplus property as to conformance with the Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, generally located at S. 23rd Street and N Street. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Rashi Jain, 441-6372, rjain@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0 (Taylor absent at time of vote). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 21, 2011, 5:30 p.m. 1.2 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 11012, to review as to conformance with the Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, the proposed creation of the College View Business Improvement District for the maintenance, repair and reconstruction of certain public facilities and improvements in the area generally located along South 48th Street between Calvert Street and Pioneers Boulevard. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 8-0 (Taylor absent at time of vote). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 21, 2011, 5:30 p.m. CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 1.3a Change of Zone No. 11037, from R-4 Residential District to B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Leighton Avenue. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0 (Taylor absent at time of vote). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 21, 2011, 5:30 p.m. 1.3b Use Permit No. 11003, for one lot showing 50,000 sq. ft. of commercial uses and one outlot over an existing private roadway, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Leighton Avenue. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated October 17, 2011, 8-0 (Taylor absent at time of vote). Resolution No. PC-01253. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL: 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: 3.1 ______________________________________ 3.2 ______________________________________ 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS: 4.1a Change of Zone No. 11036, from R-2 Residential District to R-5 Residential District, on property generally located at N. 40th Street and Turner Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 21, 2011, 5:30 p.m. 4.1b Special Permit No. 11025, Beautiful Day Acres Community Unit Plan, for 16 single family attached units, one lot for 12 future single family lots and one lot for 266 multi-family units, with requests to waive the right-of-way width from 60' to 58' on Frederick Street, storm water detention facilities, and sanitary sewer running opposite the street grades in Frederick Street, Turner Street and N. 39th Street, and the centerline grade more than one foot below the 50 year flood elevation, on property generally located at N. 40th Street and Turner Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated October 19, 2011, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01254.
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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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