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Planning Commission Agenda

NOTICE

The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, September 19, 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, SEPTEMBER 19, 2012

  • [Commissioner Lust absent]
  • Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held September 5, 2012. ** APPROVED, 7-0 (Lust absent) **
1. CONSENT AGENDA
  • (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)
PERMITS
1.1
Special Permit
No. 12031
Special Permit for the expansion of a nonconforming use to allow alcohol for consumption on the premises in an outdoor seating area on property generally located at W. Fletcher Avenue and NW 1st 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 September 5, 2012, 7-0 (Lust absent). Resolution No. PC-01301.
2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL
None
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA
None
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
CHANGE OF ZONE WITH RELATED ITEMS
4.1a
Change of Zone
No. 12028
Change of Zone from R-2 Residential District to R-4 Residential District, on property generally located at 720 West C Street.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 (Lust absent). Scheduling the Public Hearing before City Council pending.
4.1b
Special Permit
No. 1733E
Special Permit for an amendment to the Muff 3rd Addition Community Unit Plan, to add a 1.41 acre parcel to allow an additional 24 multiple-family dwelling units, on property generally located at 720 West C Street. *** FINAL ACTION ***
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated August 9, 2012, 7-0 (Lust absent). Resolution No. PC-01302.
MISCELLANEOUS
4.2
Waiver
No. 12016
Waiver to waive the requirement of the Land Subdivision Ordinance to construct sidewalks, on property generally located at N. 48th Street and Doris Bair Circle. *** FINAL ACTION ***
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': APPROVAL, 7-0 (Lust absent). Rersolution No. PC-01303.
4.3
Waiver
No. 12017
Waiver to waive the requirement of the Land Subdivision Ordinance to construct sidewalks, on property generally located at N. 48th Street and Superior Street. *** FINAL ACTION ***
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': DENIED, 6-1 (Francis dissenting; Lust absent).
AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO
PENDING LIST:
1.
Annexation
No. 12004
Annexation to annex approximately 5 acres, more or less, generally located at S. 84th Street and Amber Hill Road.
(9-5-12: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing on October 3, 2012 at the request of the applicant.)
2.
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.
(9-5-12: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing on October 3, 2012 at the request of the applicant.)

Planning Department Staff Contacts

Stephen Henrichsen, Development Review Manager (402) 441-6374 shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov
David Cary, Long Range Planning Manager (402) 441-6364 dcary@lincoln.ne.gov
Michael Brienzo, Transportation Planner (402) 441-6369 mbrienzo@lincoln.ne.gov
Tom Cajka, Planner (402) 441-5662 tcajka@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