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Planning Commission Agenda

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The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, June 22, 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, June 22, 2016, from 12:15 to 12:55, to discuss upcoming Text Amendments, and immediately following the regular Planning Commission meeting, to discuss the LRTP/Comprehensive Plan Update. Both the pre and post briefings will be held in Studio Room 113 of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th Street, Lincoln, Nebraska.

**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, JUNE 22, 2016

View or download the full Planning Commission Agenda here.


[Commissioner Lust absent]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held June 8, 2016. **APPROVED: 6-0; Beecham and Cornelius abstained; Lust absent.**

Resolution of Appreciation presented to Catherine Beecham. **Appreciation Award presented by Steve Henrichsen of the Planning Department; Resolution No. PC-01501, recognizing Catherine Beecham for 3 years of service on the Planning Commission, adopted 7-0.**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


    PRELIMINARY PLAT:

1.1
County Preliminary Plat No. 16002
More Information
County Preliminary Plat No. 16002, consisting of 118.64 acres, more or less, to allow the development of a 32-lot subdivision, including 32 single-family lots, on property generally located NW of 82nd Street and Roca Road. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
This application was removed the Consent Agenda and had separate public hearing. Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated June 8, 2016: 8-0 (Lust absent). Resolution No. PC-01504.
    CHANGE OF ZONE:

1.2
Change of Zone
No. 16017
More Information
Change of Zone No. 16017, to rezone various areas around UNL East Campus to reflect their current ownership and usage, from R-2 (Residential) to P (Public) on properties generally located at UNL East Campus.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Andrew Thierolf, 402-441-6371, athierolf@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 7-0 (Lust and Scheer absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, July 18, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
    PERMITS:

1.3
County Special Permit
No. 16026
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County Special Permit No. 16026, to amend County CUP No. 108 to incorporate additional adjacent land, specifically adding 4 additional dwelling units to the previously approved 3 dwelling units, with waivers for a setback of 13 feet to an existing out building adjacent to Outlot F, which is a future private roadway, and to establish minimum opening elevations for the new lots at the time of final plat, on property generally located at South 68th Street and Princeton Road. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
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 June 9, 2016: 7-0 (Lust and Scheer absent). Resolution No. PC-01502.
1.4
Use Permit
No. 145B
More Information
Use Permit No. 145B, to add approximately 10,000 square feet of floor area and an early childhood care facility and a coffee shop, on property generally located at South 84th Street and Eiger Drive. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated June 7, 2016: 7-0 (Lust and Scheer absent). Resolution No. PC-01503.
1.5
Use Permit
No. 151A
More Information
Use Permit No. 151A, to add medical office as a permitted use for the East "O" Office Park with a waiver to the parking requirements for medical office, on property generally located at 8020 and 8040 O Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Andrew Thierolf, 402-441-6371, athierolf@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL; 7-0 (Lust and Scheer absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, July 18, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
    STREET AND ALLEY VACATION:

1.6
Street and Alley Vacation No. 16003
More Information
Street and Alley Vacation No. 16003, to vacate a portion of the right-of-way in South 98th Street between Andermatt Drive and Yankee Hill Road, generally located at South 98th Street between Andermatt Drive and Yankee Hill Road.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: Conforms to the Comprehensive Plan: 7-0 (Lust absent; Scheer declared a conflict of interest). Public hearing before the City Council will be scheduled when the provisions of Chapter 14.20 of the Lincoln Municipal Code have been satisfied.
2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL

3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION

    ANNEXATION:

4.1
Annexation
No. 16007
More Information
Annexation No. 16007, to annex approximately 92.5 acres, more or less, on property generally located South of Yankee Hill Road, between South 27th and South 40th Streets.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 8-0 (Lust absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, July 18, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
5. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION

    SPECIAL PERMIT:

5.1
Special Permit
No. 16009
More Information
Special Permit No. 16009, for the construction of a carport, on property generally located at 1801 Kings Highway. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Applicant request to defer for 10 weeks to August 31, 2016, granted by the Planning Commission: 8-0.
* * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * *

Adjournment: 1:25 p.m.
PENDING LIST:     None

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