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NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, April 4, 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.

**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, APRIL 4, 2012
[All Members Present] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held March 21, 2012. ** APPROVED, 9-0 ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 1.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 12001, to review a proposed conservation easement as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, on property generally located at N. 70th Street and Waverly Road. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 441-6371, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01273. PERMITS: 1.2 Special Permit No. 12006, for the excavation of soil, on property generally located at N. 84th Street and Havelock 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 March 21, 2012, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01274. 1.3 Special Permit No. 12007, Cedar Cove Townhomes Community Unit Plan, for approximately 12 lots with 12 dwelling units, with a waiver request to reduce the rear yard setback for decks on Lots 1-10, Block 3, on property generally located at N. 91st 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 March 16, 2012, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01275. 1.4 Special Permit No. 12008, for the sale of alcohol for consumption on and off the premises, on property generally located at S. 48th Street and Van Dorn Street, 2548 S. 48th Street. *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated March 21, 2012, 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01276. MISCELLANEOUS: 1.5 Street and Alley Vacation No. 12001, to vacate multiple and various rights-of-way and alleys located in the West Haymarket area between L Street and U Street and between 2nd Street and 7th 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, 9-0. Scheduling of Public Hearing before City Council pending. 2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL: None 2.1 _____________________________________ 2.2 _____________________________________ 3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA: None 3.1 _____________________________________ 3.2 _____________________________________ 4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION: COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 4.1 Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 12002, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, proposed amendments to the Nebraska Innovation Campus (NIC) Redevelopment Plan to incorporate the Theresa Street Blight and Substandard Redevelopment Area; to update the Redevelopment Plan to include changes that have occurred since its adoption in November 2010; and to add the Phase I NIC projects, including renovation of the 4-H and Industrial Arts Buildings with construction of a companion building to each and construction of two additional research buildings. The Redevelopment Plan Area is adjacent to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) city campus and includes the former Nebraska State Fair Park. The boundaries are generally from N. Antelope Valley Parkway to N. 27th Street, between Salt Creek and the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad corridors. Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 30, 2012, 5:30 p.m.
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PENDING LIST: 1. 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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