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*** ACTION BY PLANNING COMMISSION ***
NOTICE: The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 27, 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, JUNE 27, 2012
[All members present - Sunderman and Lust arriving late] Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held June 13, 2012. ** APPROVED, as corrected, 6-0 (Esseks abstained; Lust and Sunderman absent) ** 1. CONSENT AGENDA: (Public Hearing and Administrative Action) PERMITS: 1.1 Special Permit No. 12025, for the sale of alcohol for consumption off the premises, on property generally located at N. 52nd Street and "O" Street (250 N. 52nd Street). *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated June 13, 2012, 7-0 (Lust and Sunderman absent). Resolution No. PC-01294. 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 County Change of Zone No. 12015, amending Article 4, "AG" Agricultural District, and Article 14, Community Unit Plan, of the County Zoning Resolution, to add the definition and provisions for AG Preservation Lots and to increase the CUP density bonus to 25%. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 402-441-6371, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before Lancaster County Board of Commissioners being requested. 4.1b County Miscellaneous No. 12004, amending Chapter 3, Procedure, and Chapter 4, Design Standards, of the County Land Subdivision Resolution to add provisions for AG Preservation Lots, allow final plats without preliminary plat, and remove County Administrative Subdivision Permits. Staff recommendation: Approval Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 402-441-6371, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 9-0. Public Hearing before Lancaster County Board of Commissioners being requested. PERMITS: 4.2 Special Permit No. 1335C, an amendment to the Homestead Park Community Unit Plan, for a reduction in the rear yard setback, on property generally located at NW 8th Street and Glacier Trail (734 Glacier Trail). *** FINAL ACTION *** Staff recommendation: Denial Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, with the conditions as set forth in the staff report dated June 14, 2012, 8-1 (Lust dissenting). Resolution No. PC-01295. MISCELLANEOUS: 4.3 Miscellaneous No. 12006, to review the proposed determination that the Holdrege/Idylwild Redevelopment Area as set forth in the "Holdrege/ Idylwild Redevelopment Area Blight & Substandard Determination Study" be declared a blighted and substandard area as defined in the Nebraska Community Development Law. The study area consists of an estimated 7 acres, more or less, comprised of parks/recreation, residential and commercial land uses, located generally between North 34th and North 37th Streets, from Holdrege Street south to Apple Street, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska. Staff recommendation: Finding that there is a reasonable presence of substandard and blighted conditions Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 402-441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING THAT THERE IS A REASONABLE PRESENCE OF SUBSTANDARD AND BLIGHTED CONDITIONS, 9-0. Public Hearing before City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, July 23, 2012, 3:00 p.m.
* * * * * * * * * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * * * * * * * * *
PENDING LIST: 1. None Planning Dept. staff contacts:
Stephen 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
* * * * * 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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