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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, July 19, 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.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, July 19, 2017, from 11:45 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. in Studio Room 113, Bill Luxford Studio, on the first floor of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, to discuss the Annexation Study.

**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, JULY 19, 2017

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[Commissioners Finnegan and Harris absent]


Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held June 21, 2017. **APPROVED: 6-0; (Finnegan and Harris absent)**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


    COMPREHENSIVE PLAN CONFORMANCE:

1.1
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 17011
More Information
Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 17011, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, a request to declare City owned property as surplus for the eventual sale of said property, generally located at 2143 O Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: In Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: George Wesselhoft, 402-441-6366, gwesselhoft@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: Conforms to the Comprehensive Plan: 6-0 (Finnegan and Harris absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, August 7, 2017, 3:00 p.m.

    ANNEXATIONS AND RELATED CHANGES OF ZONE:

1.2a
Annexation
No. 17008
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Annexation No. 17008, to annex approximately 23.94 acres, more or less, for continued development of single family lots, on property generally located at NW 12th Street and Highway 34.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL; 6-0 (Finnegan and Harris absent) as set forth in the joint staff report dated July 11, 2017. Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, August 7, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
1.2b
Change of Zone
No. 17018
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Change of Zone No. 17018, from AG (Agricultural District) to R 3 (Residential District), on property generally located at NW 12th Street and Highway 34.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 6-0 (Finnegan and Harris absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, August 7, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
1.3a
Annexation
No. 17009
More Information
Annexation No. 17009, to annex approximately 20.47 acres, more or less, on property generally located at South 70th Street and Rokeby Road.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 6-0 (Finnegan and Harris absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, August 7, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
1.3b
Change of Zone
No. 17019
More Information
Change of Zone No. 17019, from AG (Agricultural District) to R 3 (Residential District), on property generally located at South 70th Street and Rokeby Road.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 6-0 (Finnegan and Harris absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, August 7, 2017, 3:00 p.m.

    SPECIAL PERMIT:

1.4
Special Permit
No. 17024
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Special Permit No. 17024, for the sale alcohol for consumption on the premises associated with a restaurant, on property generally located at 5601 South 56th Street, #11. **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 27, 2017: 6-0 (Finnegan and Harris absent). Resolution No. PC-01565.

    MISCELLANEOUS:

1.5
Street and Alley Vacation
No. 17007
More Information
Street and Alley Vacation No. 17007, to vacate the alley from Gladstone Street to Judson Street, on property generally located at 5329 Gladstone Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: In Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: George Wesselhoft, 402-441-6366, gwesselhoft@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: Conforms to the Comprehensive Plan: 6-0; (Finnegan and Harris absent). 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

None.
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)

None.
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION


* * * AT THIS TIME, ANYONE WISHING TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM NOT ON THE AGENDA, MAY DO SO * * *

Adjournment: 1:05 p.m.
PENDING LIST:    

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
Collin Christopher, Planner (402) 441-6370 cchristopher@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