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The Lincoln City/Lancaster County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 20, 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.

*CANCELED* The Lincoln/Lancaster County Planning Commission will meet on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 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 TIP Overview.

**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 20, 2018

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[Commissioner Joy absent]

Approval of minutes of the regular meeting held March 6, 2019. **APPROVED AS REVISED: 8-0; (Joy absent)**

1. CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)


    COMPREHENSIVE PLAN CONFORMANCE:

1.1
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 19003
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Comprehensive Plan Conformance 19003, to review as to conformance with the Lincoln Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, a request to declare City owned property as surplus, on property generally located at 1440 Adams Street.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Rachel Jones, 402-441-7603, rjones@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: FINDING OF CONFORMANCE TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 8-0 (Joy absent). Public hearing before the City Council is tentatively scheduled for Monday, April 8, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.
1.2
Comprehensive Plan Conformance
No. 19004
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Comprehensive Plan Conformance 19004, to review as to conformance with the 2040 Lincoln Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan, a proposed conservation easement to offset proposed fill at a nearby property that is above the allowable fill requirements in city code, on property generally located at 810 Hanneman Drive. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Andrew Thierolf, 402-441-6371, athierolf@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: FINDING OF CONFORMANCE TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 8-0 (Joy absent). Resolution No. PC-01636. The City Law Department will introduce the associated Conservation Easement Agreement on a future City Council agenda.
    MISCELLANEOUS:

1.3
Miscellaneous
No. 19001
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Miscellaneous 19001, to amend various sections of the Lincoln Lancaster County Planning Commission Rules and Regulations adopted by Resolution PC 01036 on January 31, 2007, to reflect current administrative practices. **FINAL ACTION**
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: George Wesselhoft, 402-441-6366, gwesselhoft@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission ‘final action’: APPROVAL: 8-0 (Joy absent). Resolution No. PC-01637.
1.4
Street & Alley Vacation
No. 19002
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Street & Alley Vacation 19002, to vacate a portion of South 1st Street, on property generally located at South 1st Street and West Denton Road
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Conformance with the Comprehensive Plan
Staff Planner: Dessie Redmond, 402-441-6373, dredmond@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: FINDING OF CONFORMANCE TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: 8-0 (Joy 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. REQUEST FOR DEFERRAL
None.
3. ITEMS REMOVED FROM CONSENT AGENDA

    (Public Hearing and Administrative Action)

None.
4. PUBLIC HEARING AND ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION


    CHANGE OF ZONE AND RELATED USE PERMIT:

4.1a
Change of Zone
No. 19006
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Change of Zone 19006, from O-3 (Office Park District) to B-2 (Planned Neighborhood Business District), on property generally located at Hwy 2 and Pine Lake Road.
STAFF REPORT
Staff recommendation: Approval
Staff Planner: Brian Will, 402-441-6362, bwill@lincoln.ne.gov
Planning Commission recommendation: APPROVAL: 6-0 (Joy absent; Commissioners Beckius and Scheer declared conflicts of interest). Public hearing before the City Council is currently pending.
4.1b
Use Permit
No. 132C
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Use Permit 132C, to amend Use Permit 132B to add 6 commercial lots with an increase of approximately 47,200 square feet of commercial floor area, on property generally located at Hwy 2 and Pine Lake Road. **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 amended conditions of the staff report dated March 6, 2019 as requested and approved by the Planning Commission: 6-0 (Joy absent; Commissioners Beckius and Scheer declared conflicts of interest). Resolution No. PC-01638. An appeal to the City Council on the adopted resolution has been filed on behalf of the applicant. Public hearing before the City Council is currently pending.
    SPECIAL PERMIT:

4.2
Special Permit
No. 07005A
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Special Permit 07005A, to expand the Yankee Hill Townhome Community Unit Plan (CUP) by approximately 4.96 acres to allow up to an additional 11 dwelling units, on property generally located at 8140 South 84th 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 conditions of the staff report dated March 5, 2019: 8-0 (Joy absent). Resolution No. PC-01639.


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

Adjournment: 3:00 P.M.

PENDING LIST:
Special Permit 18045, to allow for a County AG (Agricultural District) CUP (Community Unit Plan), consisting of 148.49 acres, more or less, for 9 single family acreage lots on property generally located at North 14th Street and Rock Creek Road.
Annexation No. 18003, to annex approximately 24.1 acres, more or less, on property generally located at 7420 Yankee Hill Road.
Change of Zone No. 18015, from AGR (Agricultural Residential District) to R-3 (Residential District), on property generally located at 7420 Yankee Hill Road.
Special Permit No. 18022, for a 55 lot CUP (Community Unit Plan), with waivers to allow sanitary sewer to flow opposite street grades, block length, pedestrian easements, lot lines radial to streets, 2 to 1 side slope for detention embankments, and sidewalks along one side of a street, on property generally located at 7420 Yankee Hill Road. **FINAL ACTION**

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