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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, August 31, 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.

**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, AUGUST 31, 2016

View or download the full Planning Commission Agenda here.


[Commissioner Cornelius absent]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held August 17, 2016. **APPROVED: 6-0; Weber abstained; (Cornelius absent)**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


    PERMITS:

1.1
Special Permit No. 1020I
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Special Permit No. 1020I, for authority to amend the site plan for Bryan Medical Center West, as most recently amended by Special Permit No. 1020H for a non-residential health care facility, to reflect the demolition of the former Sophy Teeter's Nurses Residence at 1650 Lake Street, and to change the use of that area to a memorial garden/open space with parking for access to the memorial garden, generally located at 2145 South 17th Street. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Ed Zimmer, 402-441-6360, ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated August 19, 2016: 7-0 (Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01513.
1.2
Special Permit No. 16038
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Special Permit No. 16038, allow the reduction of the front yard setback to 17 feet for construction of a new detached garage, on property generally located at 1220 North 51st Street. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: George Wesselhoft, 402-441-6366, gwesselhoft@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated August 15, 2016: 7-0 (Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01514.
1.3
Special Permit No. 16039
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Special Permit No. 16039, for a new special permit for a kennel, with waiver of the rear yard setback for the outdoor area, on property generally located at 2301 Highway 2. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated August 23, 2016: 7-0 (Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01515.
1.4
Use Permit No. 70A
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Use Permit No. 70A, to increase the total square footage to 17,300 and add residential healthcare and elderly retirement housing as potential uses, on property generally located at Kensington Drive and North 27th Streets. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Andrew Thierolf, 402-441-6371, athierolf@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated August 18, 2016: 7-0 (Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01516.
1.5
Use Permit No. 126E
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Use Permit No. 126E, for the reduction of the rear yard setback from 15 feet to 10 feet and the side yard setback from 15 feet to 5 feet on Lot 2, on generally located at Executive Woods Drive and Wilderness Woods Place. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the staff report dated August 23, 2016: 7-0 (Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01517.
2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL

2.1
Special Permit No. 16009
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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
The applicant’s request for a 4-week deferral was granted, with PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for Wednesday, September 28, 2016.
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION

    PRELIMINARY PLAT :

4.1
County Preliminary
Plat No. 16003
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County Preliminary Plat No. 16003, Conestoga Lake Estates, for 15 single-family lots, on property generally located at SW 91st Street and West Pioneers Boulevard. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL; as set forth in the staff report dated August 17, 2016: 7-0 (Cornelius absent). Resolution No. PC-01518.
* * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * *

Adjournment: 2:12 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
George Wesselhoft, Planner (402) 441-6366 gwesselhoft@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