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NOTICE

The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 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, NOVEMBER 13, 2013

[Commissioners Sunderman and Weber absent]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 30, 2013. ** APPROVED, 6-0 (Sunderman and Weber absent) **

1. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL
None
2. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
2.1a
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 13012
Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 13012, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, the proposed creation of the West Haymarket/Downtown Maintenance Business Improvement District (known as the WHM Maintenance BID), for the purpose of providing work and improvement programs under the Business Improvement District Act for the betterment of the WHM Maintenance BID, for the area generally extending along the west line of Outlot C, West Haymarket Addition, from approximately K Street on the south, north to N Street and continuing north along the center line of Pinnacle Arena Drive to approximately 9th and 10th Streets, thence south to R Street, thence west to 7th Street, thence south to O Street, thence east to 8th Street, thence south to the alley south of N Street, thence west to the east line of Outlot C, West Haymarket Addition, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska.
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 402-441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission found the proposed creation of the WHM Maintenance BID to be in conformance with the 2040 Comprehensive Plan, 6-0 (Sunderman and Weber absent). Resolution No. PC-10368.
2.1b
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 13013
Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 13013, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, the proposed creation of the West Haymarket/Downtown Management Business Improvement District (known as the WHM Mangement BID), for the purpose of providing work and improvement programs under the Business Improvement District Act for the betterment of the WHM Management BID, in the area roughly bounded by Pinnacle Arena Drive on the west and north, North 10th Street on the east, and Q, R and N Streets on the south, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska.
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 402-441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission found the proposed creation of the WHM Management BID to be in conformance with the 2040 Comprehensive Plan, 6-0 (Sunderman and Weber absent). Resolution No. PC-01369.
2.1c
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 13014
Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 13014, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, the proposed creation of the West Haymarket/Downtown Core Management Business Improvement District (known as WHM Core BID), for the purpose of providing work and improvement programs under the Business Improvement District Act for the betterment of the WHM Core BID, in the area roughly bounded by Pinnacle Arena Drive on the west and north, North 8th and North 9th Streets on the east, and O and N Streets on the south, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska.
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Brandon Garrett, 402-441-6373, bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov
Had public hearing. Planning Commission found the proposed creation of the WHM Core BID to be in conformance with the 2040 Comprehensive Plan, 6-0 (Sunderman and Weber absent). Resolution No. PC-01370.
* * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * *

Adjournment
PENDING LIST:
1.
Street and Alley Vacation
No. 06007
Street & Alley Vacation No. 06007, to vacate Pine Rodge Lane west of the west line of Westshore Drive, at approximately Highway 2 and Ashbrook Drive.
(10-2-13: Planning Commission voted 7-0 to continue public hearing on November 27, 2013, at the applicant's request)
2.
Change of Zone
No. 13015
Change of Zone No. 13015, from AGR Agricultural District to R-1 Residential District, on property generally located at Frontier Road and Highway 2 (6061 and 6101 Frontier Road).
(10-16-13: Planning Commission voted 8-0 to continue public hearing on April 16, 2014, at the applicant's request)

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
Paul Barnes, Planner (402) 441-6372 pbarnes@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
David Pesnichak, Transportation Planner (402) 441-6363 dpesnichak@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