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The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 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, March 14, 2018, immediately following the regular Planning Commission hearing, in Hearing Room 112 on the first floor of the County-City Building, 555 S. 10th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, to discuss the Residential Land Inventory Report.

**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, MARCH 14, 2018

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[Commissioner Harris absent]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held February 28, 2018. **APPROVED: 7-0; Washington abstained; (Harris absent)**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


    COMPREHENSIVE PLAN CONFORMANCE AND RELATED ITEM:

1.1a
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 18006
More Information
Comprehensive Plan Conformance No. 18006, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, a request to declare City owned property as surplus, on property generally located at approximately 22nd Street and Capitol Parkway.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conformance to the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: George Wesselhoft, 402-441-6366, gwesselhoft@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: Conforms to the Comprehensive Plan: 8-0 (Harris absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 2, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
1.1b
Change of Zone
No. 18004
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Change of Zone No. 18004, to rezone surplus property from P (Public Use District) to B-4 (Lincoln Center Business District), on property generally located at approximately 22nd Street and Capitol Parkway.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: George Wesselhoft, 402-441-6366, gwesselhoft@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 8-0 (Harris absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 2, 2018, 3:00 p.m.

    PERMITS:

1.2
Pre-Existing Special Permit
No. 33B
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Pre-existing Special Permit No. 33B, to allow for the sale of alcohol for consumption off the premises, on property generally located at 1101 West Bond Street. **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 February 27, 2018: 8-0 (Harris absent). Resolution No. PC-01591.
1.3
Special Permit
No. 18005
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Special Permit No. 18005, to extend the back section of an existing house by two feet, on property generally located at 2900 F 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 March 1, 2018: 8-0 (Harris absent). Resolution No. PC-01592.

2. REQUESTS FOR DEFERRAL

See Item 5.1.

3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)

None.

4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION


    CHANGE OF ZONE AND RELATED SPECIAL PERMIT:

4.1a
Change of Zone
No. 18003
More Information
Change of Zone No. 18003, from R-2 (Residential District) to H-3 (Highway Commercial District), on property generally located at 340 West Cornhusker Highway.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL; 8-0 (Harris absent). Public hearing before the City Council tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 2, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
4.1b
Special Permit
No. 18007
More Information
Special Permit No. 18007, to allow for the sale of alcohol for consumption on the premises, on property generally located at 340 West Cornhusker Highway. **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 March 1, 2018: 8-0 (Harris absent). Resolution No. PC-01593.

    SPECIAL PERMIT:

4.2
Special Permit
No. 18002
More Information
Special Permit No. 18002, for the development of 22 dwelling units, including waivers to zoning and subdivision requirements, on property generally located at 1125 West A Street. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Dessie Redmond, 402-441-6373, dredmond@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: CONDITIONAL APPROVAL, as set forth in the amended conditions as offered by the applicant: 8-0 (Harris absent). Resolution No. PC-01594.

5. CONTINUED PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION


    PRELIMINARY PLAT:

5.1
Preliminary Plat
No. 18001
More Information
Preliminary Plat No. 18001, to add two commercial lots, on property generally located at 10200 South 158th Street. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conditional Approval
Staff Planner: Tom Cajka, 402-441-5662, tcajka@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission granted the applicant’s request for an additional 2-week deferral, with PUBLIC HEARING AND ACTION scheduled for March 28, 2018.

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

Adjournment: 2:02 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
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
Dessie Redmond, Planner (402) 441-6373 dredmond@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