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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 16, 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.

**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 16, 2017

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[Commissioners Edgerton and Scheer absent]


Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held August 2, 2017. **APPROVED: 6-0; Edgerton and Scheer absent)**


1. CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


    COMPREHENSIVE PLAN CONFORMANCE:

1.1
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 17012
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Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 17012, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, a proposed amendment to the West O Street Redevelopment Plan by adding the Huvepharma Inc. Redevelopment Project generally located at 245 SW 40th Street. The project includes the redevelopment of an underdeveloped, vacant parcel into an approximately 30,000 square foot research and development complex.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: A FINDING OF CONFORMANCE WITH THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN; 6-0 (Edgerton and Scheer absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, September 11, 2017, 3:00 p.m.

    PERMITS:

1.2
County Special Permit
No. 17027
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County Special Permit No. 17027, for a Community Unit Plan for 5 single family lots with a waiver to the subdivision regulations of 1 test well per 10 acres, on property generally located at SW 98th Street, 1/2 mile south of West Yankee Hill Road.
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 3, 2017; 6-0 (Edgerton and Scheer absent; Scheer declared a conflict of interest). Public hearing before the County Board is pending at this time.
1.3
Special Permit
No. 10004B
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Special Permit No. 10004B, for excavation and stone milling, on property generally located at North 56th Street and I 80. **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 August 1, 2017: 6-0 (Edgerton and Scheer absent). Resolution No. PC-01567.
1.4
Use Permit
No. 05004A
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Use Permit No. 05004A, to alter the existing approved layout to 6 lots for 54,000 square feet of commercial space, with waivers to setbacks, on property generally located at South 14th Street and Yankee Hill Road.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL as set forth in the staff report dated August 8, 2017; 6-0 (Edgerton and Scheer absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, September 11, 2017, 3:00 p.m.

    MISCELLANEOUS:

1.5
Street and Alley Vacation
No. 17008
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Street and Alley Vacation No. 17008, to vacate the east west alley from the east line of South 17th Street to the west line of South 18th Street located between K Street and L Street, on property generally located at 1700 K Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: 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, Edgerton and Scheer 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, Long Range 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