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The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 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 Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m., Thursdays at 12:00 a.m. and Sundays at 12:30 p.m. on 5 City-TV, Cable Channel 5.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, March 30, 2016, in Studio Room 113 of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to discuss the LRTP/Comprehensive Plan.

**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, MARCH 30, 2016

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[ALL MEMBERS PRESENT]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held March 16, 2016. **APPROVED: 5-0; Cornelius, Corr, Weber and Scheer abstained**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

(Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


ANNEXATION AND RELATED CHANGE OF ZONE:

1.1a
Annexation
No. 16003
Annexation No. 16003, to annex approximately 19.37 acres, more or less, on property generally located at South 33rd Street and Wilderness Hills Boulevard.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL: 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 18, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
1.1b
Change of Zone
No. 16009
Change of Zone No. 16009, from AG (Agriculture District) to R-3 (Residential District), to allow for the development of a residential subdivision, on property generally located at South 33rd Street and Wilderness Hills Boulevard.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL: 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 18, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
SPECIAL PERMITS:
1.2
County Special Permit
No. 16005
County Special Permit No. 16005, to allow for placement of a temporary mobile home during construction of new home, on property generally located southeast of NW 12th Street and Rock Creek Road. **FINAL ACTION**
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcakla@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated March 15, 2016: 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01483.
1.3
Special Permit
No. 16007
Special Permit No. 16007, to allow for the reconstruction and expansion of an existing garage, on property generally located at 1821 South 13th Street. **FINAL ACTION**
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
This application was removed from the Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission ‘final action’: APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated March 21, 2016: 9-0. Resolution No. PC-01484.
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:

4.1
Change of Zone
No. 16007
Change of Zone No. 16007, from R-1 (Residential District) to R-2 (Residential District), on property generally located at 4811 Bradock Court.
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL: 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 18, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
* * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * *

Adjournment: 2:10 P.M.
PENDING LIST:
Special Permit
No. 15064
Special Permit No. 15064, to allow Avalon Event Paradise to be used for special events on property generally located at 12788 W. Roca Road.
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission voted 7-0 (Beecham and Lust Absent) to place this item on pending until such time that the applicant is ready to move forward.

Planning Department Staff Contacts

David Cary, Director of Planning (402) 441-6364 dcary@lincoln.ne.gov
Stephen Henrichsen, Development Review Manager (402) 441-6374 shenrichsen@lincoln.ne.gov
Paul Barnes, Long Range Planning Manager (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