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Planning Commission Agenda

NOTICE

The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, September 5, 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. This hearing is broadcast live and is rebroadcast on Sundays at 1:00 p.m. on 5 City-TV, Cable Channel 5.

**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, AUGUST 22, 2012

  • [All members present]
  • Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held July 25, 2012. ** APPROVED, 5-0 (Lust, Butcher and Gaylor Baird abstaining) **
  • Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held August 22, 2012. ** APPROVED, 6-0 (Weber and Francis abstained) **
1. CONSENT AGENDA
  • (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)
PERMITS
1.1
Special Permit
No. 12010A
Special Permit for an amendment to the Cech Addition Community Unit Plan, to allow a rear porch in the rear yard setback, on property generally located at S. 40th Street and Pioneers Boulevard (4010 Clifford Drive). *** FINAL ACTION ***
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL
(See Items #4.1a & b below)
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA
See Item #1.1 above
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
ANNEXATION WITH RELATED ITEMS
4.1a
Annexation
No. 12004
Annexation to annex approximately 5 acres, more or less, generally located at S. 84th Street and Amber Hill Road.
Staff recommendation: Approval, subject to a submittal of a preliminary plat or community unit plan
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov<
Applicant's request for deferral of the public hearing until Wednesday, October 3, 2012, granted.
4.1b
Change of Zone
No. 12027
Change of Zone from AGR Agricultural Residential District to R-3 Residential District, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Amber Hill Road.
Staff recommendation: Approval, subject to a submittal of a preliminary plat or community unit plan
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Applicant's request for deferral of the public hearing until Wednesday, October 3, 2012, granted.
CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS
4.2a
Change of Zone
No. 12025
Change of Zone amending Article 23 of the Zoning Resolution of Lancaster County to provide that the application fees shall be established by separate resolution of the Lancaster County Board.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 402-441-6371, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0. Public Hearing before Lancaster County Board being requested.
4.2b
Miscellaneous
No. 12010
Miscellaneous amending Chapter 10 of the Land Subdivision Resolution of Lancaster County to provide that the application fees shall be established by separate resolution of the Lancaster County Board.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Sara Hartzell, 402-441-6371, shartzell@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0. Public Hearing before Lancaster County Board being requested.
4.3a
Change of Zone
No. 12026HP
Change of Zone from R-6 Residential District to R-6 Residential District Historic Landmark, to designate property generally located at the northwest corner of N. 26th Street and Q Street, as a Historic Landmark (2530 and 2548 Q Street).
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Ed Zimmer, 402-441-6360, ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 8-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, September 24, 2012, 5:30 p.m.
4.3b
Special Permit
No. 12030
Special Permit for Historic Preservation, for restoration and improvements to the property for offices, an educational center and meeting space for neighborhood support organizations, including a request to reduce the front and rear yard setback requirements, on property generally located at the northwest corner of N. 26th Street and Q Street (2530 and 2548 Q Street).
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Stacey Groshong Hageman, 402-441-6361, slhageman@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated August 10, 2012, with amendments to Condition #3 correcting a code citation, 8-0. Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, September 24, 2012, 5:30 p.m.
* * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * *
PENDING LIST: None

Planning Department Staff Contacts

Stephen Henrichsen, Development Review Manager (402) 441-6374 shenrichsen@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
Brian Will, Planner (402) 441-6362 bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Ed Zimmer, Historic Preservation Planner (402) 441-6360 ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov