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Planning Commission Agenda

NOTICE

The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 28, 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.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, October 28, 2015, immediately following the regular meeting, in Studio Room 113 of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, to discuss Complete Streets, Bike Share and N Street Bikeway.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission meetings for November and December have been rescheduled due to the upcoming holidays. They will now convene on November 18, 2015; December 2, 2015 and December 16, 2015.

**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 28, 2015

View or download a searchable pdf version of the full Planning Commission Agenda here.


[Commissioner Hove arrived at 1:02 p.m.]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held October 14, 2015,. 2015. **APPROVED: 8-0; Corr abstained.**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

(Public Hearing and Administrative Action)

PERMITS:
1.1
Special Permit
No. 15065
Special Permit No. 15065, to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption on and off the premises, on property generally located at 7353 Husker Circle. **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 for in the staff report dated October 13, 2015: 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01472.
1.2
Change of Zone
No. 15026
Use Permit No. 107E, to amend Use Permit No. 107 to eliminate the limitation on the number of buildings and eliminate the requirement that at least 35,000 square feet of floor area, or 50% of the total floor area of each building, whichever is greater, has to be occupied by a single tenant, on property generally located at South 84th Street and Firethorn Lane
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 23, 2015, 5:30 p.m.
2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL
See Item 4.2
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA
None.
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION
ANNEXATION AND RELATED CHANGE OF ZONE:
4.1a
Annexation
No. 15011
Annexation No. 15011, annexing approximately 48.92 acres, more or less, generally located at S. 90th Street and "O" Street.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Paul Barnes, 402-441-6372, pbarnes@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 23, 2015, 5:30 p.m.
4.1b
Change of Zone
No. 15028
Change of Zone No. 15028, Shadow Creek Planned Unit Development, for a change of zone from AG Agricultural to R-3 Planned Unit Development District that will include R-3, R-5 and B-2 uses, and for approval of a development plan which proposes modifications to the Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regulations, on property generally located at South 90th Street and O Street.
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Paul Barnes, 402-441-6372, pbarnes@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 23, 2015, 5:30 p.m.
SPECIAL PERMIT:
4.2
Special Permit
No. 15064
Special Permit No. 15064, to allow Avalon Event Paradise, a private property, to be used for special events such as weddings and family reunions, including a request to waive the requirement that parking lots be gravel, and waive the requirement that parking and other related business areas not exceed 15,000 square feet, on property generally located at 12788 West Roca Road.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Called under Requests for Deferral. Applicant’s request for a 3-week deferral granted, with CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, November 18, 2015.
* * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * *

Adjournment: 2:05 P.M.
PENDING LIST:

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, County Planner (402) 441-5662 tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Brandon Garrett, Planner (402) 441-6373 bgarrett@lincoln.ne.gov
Stacey Groshong Hageman, Planner (402) 441-6361 slhageman@lincoln.ne.gov
Rachel Jones, Planner (402) 441-7603 rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Andrew Thierolf, Planner (402) 441-6371 athierolf@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