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       ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
            MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 AT 5:30 P.M.

                    ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

     DUE TO THE CITY OF LINCOLN INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' DAY -
COLUMBUS DAY HOLIDAY, THERE WILL BE NO CITY COUNCIL MEETING ON MONDAY,
      OCTOBER 9, 2017, HOWEVER, CITY OFFICES WILL BE OPEN.


                PUBLIC HEARING - CONSENT AGENDA
Anyone wishing to address an item on the Consent Agenda may do so at this time

REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

 1)            Lincoln Electric Systems Financial & Operating
               Statement for August, 2017.(PLACED ON FILE) 

 2)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolution
               passed by City Council on September 11, 2017. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 3)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 17054, to Use Permit
               No. 123E, Landmark Corporate Center, approved by 
               the Planning Director on September 12, 2017, to 
               divide Lot 17, Block 2 into 3 lots and reduce 
               setbacks along common lot lines to 5 feet, 
               generally located at N. 33rd Street and Ox Bow 
               Circle.

 4)            THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT:
               Change of Zone No. 17022 Requested by LUX Center 
               for the Arts, from B 3 Commercial District to B
               3 Commercial District with historic landmark 
               overlay, on property generally located at 2601 
               North 48th Street.
               Change of Zone No. 17024 Requested by John & 
               Terry Thomas, from AG (Agricultural District )to 
               AG (Agricultural District) with Landmark 
               Designation, on generally located at 6501 SW 40th 
               Street.
               Change of Zone No. 17026 Requested by Magnum
               Properties, LLC, from H 3 (Highway Commercial 
               District) to I 1 (Industrial District), on 
               property generally located at 235 South Coddington 
               Avenue.
               Special Permit No. 17031 Requested by John & 
               Terry Thomas, to request a Landmark Designation, 
               for a Bed and Breakfast in their home, on property 
               generally located at 6501 SW 40th Street. 
               Special Permit No. 2004A Requested by Olsson
               Associates, to reduce the required parking ratio 
               for assembly facilities on Lot 2, Block 20  of the 
               special permit from 1 stall per 300 square feet to 
               1 stall per 1,000 square feet, on property generally 
               located at North 56th Street and Alvo Road.
               Text Amendment No. 17016 Requested by Olsson
               Associates, to amend Section 27.63.470(d) of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code to allow the City Council 
               to modify minimum parking requirements for the 
               Special Permit for Planned Service Commercial, and 
               repealing Section 27.63.470(d) of the Lincoln 
               Municipal Code as hitherto existing.

 5)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE.

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 6)            Application of SMG Food & Beverage, LLC for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area measuring
               approximately 176 feet by 83 feet at Pinnacle Bank
               Arena at 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive on October 14, 2017
               between 8:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 
               7-0; A-90694)

 7)            Application of BW&R Canopy LLC dba Buffalo Wings & Rings, 
               MVPZ AND ME Lincoln, LLC dba BurgerFi, 
               Yard Investments LLC dba Gate 25, Yin Family LLC dba Hiro88,
               The Club at the Yard LLC dba Rule G, 
               Home-Grown Industries Lincoln LLC dba Mellow Mushroom, 
               Breezy Island LLC dba Breezy Island, and 
               The Bar at the Yard LLC dba Longwell's for a special 
               designated licenses to cover an outdoor area measuring 
               approximately 370 feet by 400 feet in the Railyard at 
               601 R Street/350 Canopy Street on October 20, 2017 from 
               2 p.m. and 2 a.m., October 21, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 
               a.m., and Oct. 22, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. (ADOPTED
               FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-90695)
               Special Event Application


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 8)  17R-233   Approving a Contract between the City of Lincoln and
               Treat America Food Services for the Annual Services 
               for Meal Preparation Aging Partners Program, pursuant 
               to RFP No. 17-181, for a four year term with the 
               option to renew for one additional four year term.
               (9/18/17 - Public Hearing & Action cont'd 1 week to 
               9/25/17) (PLACED ON PENDING NO DATE CERTAIN, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (244K)
               Attachment (14529K)

 9)  17R-239   Comp. Plan Conformance 17014 Approving an amendment 
               to the 48th & O Street Redevelopment Plan to add the 
               "Skate Zone Redevelopment Project" for the demolition 
               of existing buildings and construction of a 4-story 
               hotel with approximately 84 guest rooms, a 5,600 
               square foot retail building, surface parking, and 
               associated intersection and right-of-way improvements, 
               on property generally bounded by R Street on the north, 
               48th Street on the west, 52nd 50th Street on the east, 
               and N Street on the south. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90696)
               Attachment (4921K)

10)  17R-240   A resolution to the City Council of the City of 
               Lincoln in support of a community Veterans Day Parade 
               in order to honor local veterans and promote community 
               spirit through an annual community parade. (PUBLIC 
               HEARING & ACTION CONT'D 1 3 WEEKS TO 10/16/17, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (224K)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
       (ITEM 11 HAD 2ND READING)

11)  17-134    Ordinance approving (1) Amendment to the Master Site
               Lease from the City and The County of Lancaster,
               Nebraska to the Lincoln-Lancaster County Public
               Building Commission, (2) Amendment to the Master Lease
               Agreement from the Commission to the County and the
               City and (3) the issuance of not to exceed $1,700,000
               of the Commission's Tax Supported Lease Rental Revenue
               Refunding Bonds, Series 2017.

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

12)  17-124    Approving a Lease Agreement between the City of 
               Lincoln and Silver Properties, LLC for a lease for 
               a three-year term for use by the Lincoln Police 
               Department. (PASSED, 7-0; #20549)
               Fact Sheet (271K)
             
13)  17-125    Street & Alley Vacation 17007 Vacating the north to
               south alley between Gladstone and Judson Streets
               between North 53rd and North 54th Streets.(PASSED, 
               7-0; #20550)
               Fact Sheet (1632K)

14)  17-129    Comp. Plan Conformance 17015 Declaring approximately
               13,400 square feet of property generally located
               adjacent to Leighton Avenue between 43rd and 45th 
               Streets as surplus property. (PASSED, 7-0; #20551)
               Fact Sheet (1231K)

15)  17-130    Change of Zone 16036A  Application of Wilderness 
               Hill, LLC to amend the Wilderness Hills Commercial 
               Planned Unit Development to add motorized vehicle 
               sales and repair/service, early childhood care 
               facilities, academies, and private schools as allowed 
               uses, with a waiver to side yard setbacks, on property 
               generally located at the southeast corner of South 
               27th Street and Yankee Hill Road.(PASSED, 7-0; #20552)
               Fact Sheet (10606K)

16)  17-131    Text Amendment 17012  Amending Chapter 27.72 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code relating to the zoning 
               ordinance height and lot regulations by amending Section 
               27.72.120 to provide that an accessory building attached 
               to the main building by an unenclosed deck or walkway 
               shall not be considered part of the main building and 
               subject to the height and yard requirement of the main 
               building; and repealing Section 27.72.120 of the Lincoln 
               Municipal Code as hitherto existing.(PASSED, 7-0; #20553)
               Fact Sheet (10606K)

17)  17-132    Change of Zone 17020 Application of Lancaster County 
               Board of Commissioners to designate Trabert Hall as a 
               Landmark, changing the zoning district from P Public 
               District to R-4 Residential District with Landmark 
               Overlay, on property generally located at 2202 South 
               11th Street.(PASSED, 7-0; #20554)
               Fact Sheet (271K)
               Attachment (487K)

18)  17-126    Approving a Real Estate Sales Agreement between the 
               City of Lincoln and Anderson Homes, Inc. for the sale 
               of City owned property generally located near the 
               intersection of West Redberry and West Thatcher Lanes.
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20555)
               Fact Sheet (271K)
               Attachment (487K)

19)  17-127    Approving a Lease Purchase Agreement between the City 
               of Lincoln and Stryker Sales Corporation for the 
               purpose of purchasing LifePak monitor/defibrillators 
               and a video laryngoscope.(PASSED, 7-0; #20556)
               Fact Sheet (271K)
               Attachment (487K)

20)  17-100    Approving Amendment No. 1 to the Annexation Agreement
               between the City of Lincoln and the Rokeby Road 
               Coalition Property Owners to approve an alternate road 
               design for the paving of Rokeby Road from South 70th 
               Street to South 84th Street and to provide funding for 
               the construction of Rokeby Road from South 70th Street 
               to Carpathian Way as the initial phase of construction 
               and to provide funding for the LES Rokeby Road 
               Intersection Improvements and to approve two Regional 
               Detention Cells to meet the stormwater detention needs 
               of the Coalition Watershed Property.(Related Items: 
               17-100, 17-128, 17R-232, 17-133) (MTA #1 ADOPTED, 7-0; 
               PASSED AS AMENDED, 7-0; #20557)
               Fact Sheet (271K)
               Attachment (487K)
               Motion To Amend (7K)
               Substitute (785K)

21)  17-128    Comp. Plan Conformance 17010  Declaring approximately 
               34.50 acres of property generally located at South 84th 
               Street and Yankee Hill Road as surplus property.(Related 
               Items: 17-100, 17-128, 17R-232, 17-133) (PASSED, 7-0; 
               #20558)
               Fact Sheet (11083K)

22)  17R-232   Comprehensive Plan Amendment 17003 Amending the 2040 
               Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan by re-
               designating future land uses in the area of Jensen Park 
               from Urban Density Residential and Industrial to Green 
               Space, and from Open Space to Urban Density Residential 
               and Commercial, on property generally located at South 
               84th Street and Yankee Hill Road. (Related Items: 17-100, 
               17-128, 17R-232, 17-133) (Action Date: 9/25/17) (ADOPTED, 
               7-0; A-90697)
               Fact Sheet (10268K)

23)  17-133    Approving a Land Exchange Agreement among the City of 
               Lincoln, Milton Talcott, Carol Talcott, and R.C. Krueger 
               Development Company to reconfigure Jensen Park by 
               exchanging approximately 35 acres of park property on 
               the south side of the park for approximately 40 acres of 
               private property on the east side of the park.(Related 
               Items: 17-100, 17-128, 17R-232, 17-133) (PASSED, 7-0; 
               #20559)
               Fact Sheet (244K)
               Attachment (14529K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 24 THRU 26 HAD 1ST READING)

24)  17R-244   Approving an Agreement between the City of Lincoln on 
               behalf of the Lincoln- Lancaster County Health 
               Department and Ponca Tribe of Nebraska on behalf of the
               Minority Health Partners' Initiative to accept a two
               year sub-grant in the amount of $68,400.00 to work with
               community partners on the reduction of minority health
               risks, including assisting clients in accessing dental
               services.  (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (368K)
               Attachment (6438K)

25)  17R-245   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of September 1-15, 2017.
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (60K)

26)  17R-243   Approving a Conservation Easement Agreement between the
               City of Lincoln and PCE, Inc. to preserve the flood
               storage capacity on property generally located at 1821
               Yolande Avenue.
               Fact Sheet (218K)
               Attachment (1757K)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
        (ITEMS 27 THRU 31 HAD 1ST READING)

27)  17R-241   Approving the Skate Zone Redevelopment Agreement
               between the City of Lincoln and Access Commercial, 
               LLC relating to the redevelopment of properties 
               generally located at 300 North 48th Street, for the 
               construction of a hotel, retail building, parking, 
               and other associated improvements. (Related Items: 
               17R-241, 17R-242, 17-135) (Action date: 10/16/17)
               Fact Sheet (367K)
               Attachment (2162K)

28)  17R-242   Amending the FY 17/18 CIP to authorize and appropriate
               $960,000 in TIF funds for the Skate Zone Project.
               (Related Items: 17R-241, 17R-242, 17-135) (Action
               date: 10/16/17)
               Fact Sheet (245K)

29)  17-135    Authorizing the issuance of Tax Allocation Bonds for
               the Skate Zone Redevelopment Project. (Related
               Items: 17R-241, 17R-242, 17-135)
               Fact Sheet (272K)

30)  17-136    Amending Chapter 5.50 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to Taxicabs by amending Section 5.50.010,
               Definitions, to add a definition for "Transportation
               Network Company"; by adding a new Section numbered
               5.50.015 entitled Transportation Network Company,
               Exemption, to provide that motor vehicles carrying
               passengers for hire solicited through transportation
               network companies shall not be considered taxicabs 
               and shall be exempted from the provisions of Lincoln
               Municipal Code Chapter 5.50; and repealing Section
               5.50.010 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto
               existing.
               Fact Sheet (351K)

31)  17-137    Change of Zone 17021 Application of Sierra Investments, 
               LLC for a change of zone from B-3 Commercial District 
               and R-6 Residential District to B-4 Lincoln Center 
               Business District on property generally located at 2051 
               K Street.
               Fact Sheet (2808K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

32)  17-92     Change of Zone 17011 Application of Roger H. Schwisow 
               Revocable Trust for a change of zone from AG 
               Agricultural District to R-3 Residential District on 
               property generally located at North 49th Street and 
               Alvo Road. (7/31/17 - Action Delayed with Public Hearing 
               3 Weeks to 8/21/17) (8/21/17 - Action Delayed with Public
               Hearing 4 weeks to 9/18/17) (9/18/17 - Public Hearing & 
               Action cont'd to 10/16/17)
               Fact Sheet (2330K)

33)  17-78     Annexation 17004 Amending the Lincoln Corporate Limits 
               Map by annexing approximately 283.79 acres of property 
               generally located at South 91st Street and Rokeby Road. 
               (Related Items: 17R-165, 17R-166, 17-78, 17R-162)(7/10/17 
               - Action delayed with continued Public Hearing to 11/6/17)
               Fact Sheet (2307K)
               Attachment (456K)

PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

34)  17R-175   Comprehensive Plan Amendment 17005   Amending the 2040
               Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to change
               the Future Land Use Plan designation from "Open Space"
               and "Commercial" to "Industrial" and "Agricultural Stream 
               Corridor", on property generally located at North 70th 
               Street and Arbor Road. (Related Items: 17R-175, 17-87, 
               17R-182)(Action Date: 7/24/17) (7/17/17 - Public Hearing 
               cont'd w/ Action on 7/24/17)  (7/24/17 - Public Hearing & 
               Action cont'd to 8/7/17)  (8/7/17 - Placed on Pending, no 
               date certain)
               Fact Sheet (11377K)
               Attachment (569K)

35)  17-87     Change of Zone 17016 Application of Lincoln Sports 
               Foundation, Inc. for a change of zone from H-2 Highway 
               Business District to I-1 Industrial District on property 
               generally located at 7620 North 70th Street. (Related 
               Items: 17R-175, 17-87, 17R-182)(7/17/17 - Public Hearing 
               cont'd w/ Action on 7/24/17) (7/24/17 - Public Hearing & 
               Action cont'd to 8/7/17) (8/7/17 - Placed on Pending, no 
               date certain)
               Fact Sheet (12274K)
               Attachment (323K)

36)  17R-182   Approving a Development and Conditional Zoning Agreement 
               by and between Lincoln Sports Foundation, Inc. and the 
               City of Lincoln, Nebraska to construct an industrial 
               park/warehouse development under the proposed Change of 
               Zone of the property from H-2 Highway Business District 
               to I-1 Industrial District. (Related Items: 17R-175, 17-87, 
               17R-182) (Action Date: 7/24/17) (7/17/17 - Public Hearing 
               cont'd w/ Action on 7/24/17)(7/24/17 - Public Hearing &
               Action  cont'd to 8/7/17) (8/7/17 - Placed on Pending,
               no date certain)
               Fact Sheet (264K)
               Attachment (751K)


ANYONE WISHING TO ADDRESS THE COUNCIL ON A MATTER NOT ON THIS
     AGENDA, AND NOT PLANNED TO APPEAR ON A FUTURE AGENDA, MAY DO SO
     AT THE OPEN MICROPHONE SESSION.  INDIVIDUALS ARE ALLOWED A TOTAL
     OF 5 MINUTES TO SPEAK REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER OF TOPICS. FOR
     THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE
     HELD ON SEPTEMBER 11TH & 25TH.


ADJOURNMENT   7:04 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Monday, October 2, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Application of C.Berry Investments LLC dba The Junction for a
     Class I Liquor License at 1434 O Street, Suite 2. 

     Hearing date of Monday, October 2, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Manager Application of Scott E. Foley for Star City Hockey LLC
     dba Lincoln Stars Hockey at 1880 N. Antelope Valley Parkway. 

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