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The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. in Hearing Room 112 on the first floor of the County-City Building, 555 South 10th Street, Lincoln Nebraska, on the following items. For more information, call the Planning Department, (402) 441-7491. This hearing is broadcast live and is rebroadcast on Sundays at 1:00 p.m. on 5 City-TV, Cable Channel 5.

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AGENDA

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1, 2015

[Commissioners Scheer and Cornelius absent; Beecham late]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held March 18, 2015. **APPROVED: 6-0; (Scheer, Cornelius and Beecham absent)**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

(Public Hearing and Administrative Action)

TEXT AMENDMENT:
1.1
Text Amendment
No. 15002
Text Amendment No. 15002, amending Section 27.63.200 the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Clubs to delete the requirement that clubs be set back from all yard lines a distance of not less than one foot for each one foot of building height; and repealing Section 27.63.200 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Paul Barnes, 402-441-6372, pbarnes@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 (Scheer and Cornelius absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 20, 2015, 3:00 p.m.
CHANGE OF ZONE AND RELATED USE PERMIT:
1.2a
Change of Zone
No. 15008
Change of Zone No. 15008, from AG and AGR to B-5, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Pine Lake Road.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL, 7-0 (Scheer and Cornelius absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 20, 2015, 3:00 p.m.
1.2b
Use Permit
No. 140E
Use Permit No. 140E, to expand the limits of the existing use permit by approximately 17 acres to allow an automated car wash and an approximately 210,000 sq. ft. free-standing super store, on property generally located at S. 84th Street and Pine Lake Road.
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 7-0 (Scheer and Cornelius absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 20, 2015, 3:00 p.m.
SPECIAL PERMITS:
1.3
Special Permit
No. 876C
Special Permit No. 876C, to allow for the expansion of the existing club, including a request to reduce the front and side yard setback requirements, on property generally located at 631 D Street. ** FINAL ACTION**
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Paul Barnes, 402-441-6372, pbarnes@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘FINAL ACTION’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated March 20, 2015: 7-0 (Scheer and Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01443
1.4
Special Permit
No. 11013A
Special Permit No. 11013A, an amendment to renew the special permit for the excavation of soil on Lot 25 I.T., generally located one half mile west of NW 56th Street and north of West O Street. ** FINAL ACTION**
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘FINAL ACTION’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated March 13, 2015: 7-0 (Scheer and Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01442.
2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL
None.
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA
See Item 1.3 above.
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
CHANGE OF ZONE AND RELATED SPECIAL PERMIT:
4.1a
Change of Zone
No. 15007
Change of Zone No. 15007, from R-3 Residential District and B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District to R-4 Residential District, on property generally located at North 14th Street and Indigo Road.
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, 6-1 (Corr dissenting; Scheer and Cornelius absent). Public hearing before City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 20, 2015, 3:00 p.m.
4.1b
Special Permit
No. 15014
Special Permit No. 15014, to allow a Community Unit Plan (CUP), to allow a mix of duplexes and triplexes consisting of 22 dwelling units on approximately 2.35 acres on property generally located at North 14th Street and Indigo Road. **FINAL ACTION**
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘FINAL ACTION’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated March 19, 2015: 6-1 (Corr dissenting; Scheer and Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01444.
* * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * *

Adjournment - 2:10 P.M.
PENDING LIST:
None

Planning Department Staff Contacts

Stephen Henrichsen, Development Review Manager (402) 441-6374 shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov
David Cary, Acting Director and 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
Kellee Van Bruggen, Transportation Planner (402) 441-6363 kvanbruggen@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