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The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, January 4, 2017, 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.

A Review of Planning Commission Procedures and a discussion of South Haymarket Zoning Changes will occur on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Bill Luxford Studio, Room 113 of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th St., 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, JANUARY 4, 2016

View or download the full Planning Commission Agenda here.


[All Commissioners present]


Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held December 14, 2016 **APPROVED: 9-0**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


    CHANGE OF ZONE AND RELATED USE PERMIT:

1.1a
Change of Zone
No. 16043
More Information
Change of Zone No. 16043, from R-2 (Residential District) to O-3 (Office Park District) for an early childhood care facility, on property generally located at 8080 O Street
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: George Wesselhoft, 402-441-6366, gwesselhoft@lincoln.ne.gov
APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 30, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.
1.1b
Use Permit
No. 16011
More Information
Use Permit No. 16011, for an early childhood care facility with setback waivers, on property generally located at 8080 O Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: George Wesselhoft, 402-441-6366, gwesselhoft@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 30, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.
2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL

None.
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)

None.
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION

    ANNEXATION:

4.1a
Change of Zone
No. 16034
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Change of Zone No. 16034, from R-2 (Residential District) to R-2 (Residential District) with landmark designation of the John G. Cordner House, on property generally located at 325 South 55th Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Stacey Groshong-Hageman, 402-441-6361, slhageman@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 30, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.
4.1b
Special Permit
No. 16055
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Special Permit No. 16055, to preserve the landmark John G. L. Cordner residence and add 8 single-family residences on individual lots and 1 outlot for a private drive and amenities with waivers to sidewalk requirements, lot width-to-depth ratio, lots fronting a public or private roadway requirement, front yard setbacks, minimum lot width and area, and sidewalk requirements along the private driveway, on property generally located at 325 South 55th Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Stacey Groshong-Hageman, 402-441-6361, slhageman@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 30, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.
4.2a
Change of Zone
No. 16039
More Information
Change of Zone No. 16039, to designate the former First German Congregational Church as a landmark, on property generally located at 100 West F Street and 103 West G Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Ed Zimmer, 402-441-6360, ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 30, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.
4.2b
Special Permit
No. 16058
More Information
Special Permit No. 16058 for preservation of a landmark, with a waiver request to the rear yard setback and parking requirements, on generally located at 100 West F Street and 103 West G Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Ed Zimmer, 402-441-6360, ezimmer@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL; 9-0. Public hearing before the City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, January 30, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.
* * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * *

Adjournment: 1:58 P.M.
PENDING LIST:     Special Permit 16009, for construction of a carport, on property generally located at 1801 Kings Highway.

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