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Planning Commission Agenda

NOTICE

The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 17, 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, OCTOBER 17, 2012

    [Commissioners Gaylor Baird, Sunderman and Weber absent]
  • Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 3, 2012. ** APPROVED, 5-0 (Gaylor Baird, Sunderman and Weber absent) **
1. CONSENT AGENDA
  • (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
1.1
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 12015
Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 12015, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, the proposal to declare property as surplus, generally located north of Vine Street between N. 3rd Street and N. 7th Street.
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 402-441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 5-0 (Gaylor Baird, Sunderman and Weber absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 5, 2012, 3:00 p.m.
MISCELLANEOUS
1.2
Special Permit
No. 1118A
Special Permit No. 1118A, an amendment to waive the parking requirement for an existing landmark used as apartments, on property generally located at S. 18th Street and L Street (344 S. 18th Street).
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Ed Zimmer, 402-441-6360, ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated October 4, 2012, 5-0 (Gaylor Baird, Sunderman and Weber absent). Public Hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 5, 2012, 3:00 p.m.
2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
4.1
County Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 12014
County Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 12014, to review the proposed Lancaster County Road and Bridge Construction Program, Fiscal Year 2013 and 2014-2018, as to conformity with the 2040 Lincoln City/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan.
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Michael Brienzo, 402-441-6369, mbrienzo@lincoln.ne.gov
Lancaster County Road and Bridge Program - Fiscal Year 2013
Had public hearing. Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF GENERAL CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN, 5-0 (Gaylor Baird, Sunderman and Weber absent). Public Hearing before the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 7:00 p.m.
MISCELLANEOUS
4.2
Waiver
No. 12020
Waiver No. 12020, to waive the requirement of the Land Subdivision Ordinance to construct a pedestrian sidewalk, on property generally located at Lucile Drive and Pioneers Boulevard. *** FINAL ACTION ***
Staff recommendation: Denial
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission 'final action': DENIED, 5-0 (Gaylor Baird, Sunderman and Weber absent).
5. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
ANNEXATION WITH RELATED ITEMS
5.1a
Annexation
No. 12004
Annexation No. 12004, to annex approximately 5 acres, more or less, generally located at S. 84th Street and Amber Hill Road.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Applicant's request for additional two-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 1:00 p.m.
5.1b
Change of Zone
No. 12027
Change of Zone No. 12027, 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
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Applicant's request for additional two-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 1:00 p.m.
5.1c
Special Permit
No. 06001B
Special Permit No. 06001B, an amendment to the Grand Terrace Community Unit Plan, to expand the boundaries by adding a five acre lot to allow approximately 31 additional dwelling units, with a waiver request to cul-de-sac radius, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Amber Hill Road. *** FINAL ACTION ***
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Applicant's request for additional two-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 1:00 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
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