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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 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, March 7, 2012, from 12:00 noon - 12:45 p.m. in Room 113 of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, for a briefing by Planning staff on "Agricultural Preservation Lots".

**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, MARCH 7, 2012
[Commissioners Cornelius and Lust absent] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held February 22, 2012. ** APPROVED, 5-0 (Butcher and Francis abstaining; Cornelius and Lust absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) PERMITS: 1.1 Special Permit No. 12004, for expansion of a nonconforming use for the sale of alcohol for consumption off the premises, on property generally located at S. 48th Street and Van Dorn Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Removed from Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated February 22, 2012, 7-0 (Cornelius and Lust absent). Resolution No. PC-01269. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL: 2.1 _____________________________________ 2.2 _____________________________________ 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: 3.1 _____________________________________ 3.2 _____________________________________ 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATION ACTION: ANNEXATION WITH RELATED ITEMS: 4.1a Annexation No. 12001, to annex approximately 59 acres, more or less, generally located at N. 14th Street and Morton Street. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 (Cornelius and Lust absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, March 26, 2012, 5:30 p.m. 4.1b Special Permit No. 12005, for a Club Facility for the Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska, on property generally located at N. 14th Street and Hilltop Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated February 21, 2012, 7-0 (Cornelius and Lust absent). Resolution No. PC-01270. CHANGE OF ZONE: 4.2 Change of Zone No. 3310A, designating the Haymarket Park Sign District as an Overlay Special Sign District on property generally located at North 6th Street and Charleston Street, between I-180 and Sun Valley Boulevard, in accordance with the provisions of 27.69.300 of the Lincoln Municipal Code and adopting special criteria for signs in said district. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Christy Eichorn, 441-7603, ceichorn@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recomendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 (Cornelius and Lust absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, March 26, 2012, 5:30 p.m. 5. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATION ACTION: (See 2-22-12 agenda for staff report on the following item.) CHANGE OF ZONE: 5.1 Change of Zone No. 11044, from P Public Use District to R-7 Residential District; from R-7 Residential District to P Public Use District; and from P Public Use District and I-1 Industrial District to B-1 Local Business District, on property generally located at N. 17th Street and R Streets. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Rashi Jain, 441-6372, rjain@lincoln.ne.gov Had continued public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, as revised on 3/7/12, 6-0 (Hove abstaining; Cornelius and Lust absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, March 26, 2012, 5:30 p.m.
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PENDING LIST: 1a. Change of Zone No. 11045, from R-2 Residential District, I-1 Industrial District, and R-5 Residential District to H-3 Highway Commercial District on property generally located at N. 40th Street and Colfax Avenue. (1-25-12: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to continue public hearing on April 18, 2012 at the request of the applicant.) 1b. Preliminary Plat No. 11002, MJ Tent, for approximately 14 commercial lots, with requests to waive storm water detention facilities, sanitary sewer running opposite the street grades, and the centerline grade more than one foot below the 50 year flood elevation, on property generally located at N. 40th Street and Colfax Avenue. *** FINAL ACTION *** (1-25-12: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to continue public hearing on April 18, 2012 at the request of the applicant.) 2. Special Permit No. 06001A, an amendment to the Grand Terrace Community Unit Plan to expand the boundary of the CUP by approximately three acres to allow for approximately seven additional residential lots, on property generally located as South 84th Street and Highway 2. *** FINAL ACTION *** (2-8-22: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to continue public hearing on March 21, 2012 at the request of the applicant.) 3. Change of Zone No. 11028, 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. (2-22-12: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to continue public hearing on May 16, 2012 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
Stacey Groshong Hageman, Planner (402) 441-6361 slhageman@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
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