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         AGENDA For The Regular City Council Meeting To Be Held
                 Monday, February 8, 1999 At 1:30 p.m.


NOTE:  Next Formal City Cuncil Meeting, Tues., Feb. 16, 1999 at 6:30 p.m.

PUBLIC HEARING LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)            Man. App. of John G. Timm for Carlos O'Kelly's, Inc. dba 
               Carlos O'Kelly's at 4455 N. 27th St.

PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING 

 2)  99-10     Change of Zone 3129 - App. of Lincoln Federal Savings 
               Bank for a change from R-3 Residential to O-3 Office Park 
               on property generally located at 77th St. & Pioneers Blvd.
               (In connection w/99R-27)

 3)  99-11     Approving a Real Estate Purchase Agrmt. between the City & 
               YMCA for the sale to the YMCA of approx. 10 acres of property 
               located in Densmore Park generally located at 14th St. & 
               Mockingbird Lane North.

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS 

 4)  99R-24    Approving an Agrmt. between Big Red Keno & Sun Valley Bar 
               & Grill for the operation of a Keno satellite site at 200 
               W. P St.

 5)  99R-25    Pre-Existing Use Permit 23B - App. of Whitehead Oil Co. to 
               construct a 3,445 sq. ft. convenience store with gas service
               on property generally located at 83rd & O Sts. 

 6)  99R-26    Use Permit 115 - App. of John Schleich to construct 93,500 
               sq. ft. of commercial space on property generally located 
               at NW 1st St. & W. Fletcher Ave.

 7)  99R-27    Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Edenton North 5th 
               Add. on property generally located south of Pioneers Blvd.
               & 77th St.  (In connection w/99-10)

 8)  99R-28    Reappointing James A. Mastera to the Lincoln Hospital Assoc. 
               Board of Directors for a 3 yr. term expiring 12/31/2001.

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 9)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

10)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & Resolutions
               passed on Jan. 25, 1999.  (place on file)

11)            Investment of Funds.

12)            Affidavit of Mailing for Board of Equalization Meeting, Mon.,
               Feb. 22, 1999, at 10:00 a.m. regarding Downtown Cre & 
               Primeter Management & Enhancement Dists. & Downtown 
               Maintenance Dist.  (place on file)

13)            Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due as 
               follows:
               Oct., 1998:  PNG Telecomms.; Oct.-Dec., 1998: 
               OneStar Long Distance, Touch 1 Comms., Airtime SMR, Inc. & 
               Claircom Networks; Dec., 1998:  Lincoln Celtelco, 
               Aliant Comms., MCI Telecomms., Citizens Telecomms., Hertz
               Technologies, IBM Global Services, Matrix Telecom, BLT 
               Technologies, Intellicall Operator Services, QWest Comms., 
               Eclipse Telecomms., Phoenix Network, ATS Mobile Telephone,
               Working Assets Funding Service, US Wats, USA Paging, McLeod
               USA Telecomms., Coast Internat'l, UStel, Affinity Corp., 
               Comdata Telecom, Transnational Comms., Atlas Comms, LCI 
               Internat'l, Econophone, & Shaffer Comms.  (place on file)

14)            Report from City Treasurer of Franchise Fee due for quarter 
               ending 12/31/98 from Timewarner Cable.  (place on file)

15)            Report from City Treasurer of 911 Surcharge Remittance 
               from Aliant Comms.  (place on file)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING

16)  99-8      Creating Alley Paving Dist. _____ in the north-south alley 
               between Touzalin Ave. & 60th St. from Benton St. to Fremont
               St. 

17)  99-9      Creating Paving Dist. _____ in 72nd St. from Havelock Ave. 
               to Morrill Ave.

18)  99-12     Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing approx.
               200 acres of land generally located along both sides of W. 
               "O" St. from approx. NW 40th St. to NW 56th St., south of 
               I- 80.  (In connection w/99-16, 99R-33)

19)  99-13     Declaring city-owned property described as the north 20 feet
               Lot 10, Block 12, South Park Add., generally located at 
               South 9th & Van Dorn St., as surplus & authorizing the sale 
               thereof.

20)  99-14     Amending Chapter 20.12 of the LMC relating to the Lincoln 
               Building Code by repealing §20.12.730 amending Sec. 1608 
               of the Uniform Building Code; adding a new section numbered 
               20.12.945 to amend Sec. 1614 of Volume 2 of the Uniform 
               Building Code regarding snow loads; & by adding a new section
               numbered 20.12.965 to amend Appendix Chapter 16 Sec. 1645 of 
               the Uniform Building Code regarding rain on snow.

21)  99-15     Approving an Easement Agrmt. between the City & the 
               Journal-Star Printing Co. to accommodate the construction 
               of the Block 34 parking garage.

22)  99-16     Creating Water Dist. _____ in W. "O" St. from SW 40th St. 
               to NW 56th St. & in NW 56th St. from W. "O" St. to I-80. 
               (In connection w/99-12, 99R-33)

23)  99-17     Amending Chapter 2.78 of the LMC to provide for the 
               continuation of City of Lincoln contributions toward health 
               insurance premiums for department heads who retire from 
               City service.

RESOLUTIONS - FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

24)  99R-6     Appeal of the YMCA from the Planning Commission denial of 
               Special Permit 1752 to authorize the construction & 
               operation of an outdoor soccer complex as a recreational 
               facility on property generally located east of the existing 
               soccer fields south of the State Farm Insurance Co. building
               located at S. 84th & "O" Sts.  (2/1/99 - Action delayed to 
               2/8/99)

25)  99R-17    Approving the use of public right-of-way by Stephens & Smith 
               Construction Co., Inc. for installation of an underground 
               communication cable in the area of Garfield St. from 1st 
               St. to 2nd St.  (2/1/99 - Action delayed to 2/8/99)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

26)  99-7      Vacating a portion of S. Wedgewood Cir. generally located 
               across S. 70th St. from S. Edgewood Dr.

PENDING LIST

27)  94R-361   Ordering Construction of Paving Unit 123 in N St. between 
               1st & 2nd Sts. (12/19/94 - Placed on Pending)

28)  95-128    Change of Zone 2912 - App. of Don Fauth for a change from 
               AG to AGR on property generally located ½ mi. west of 
               Coddington at SW 27th St. & Old Cheney Rd. (10/14/96 - 
               Placed on Pending)

29)  97-6      Vacating that portion of 11th St. lying between the north 
               R-O-W line of Y St. & the northwesterly line of Burlington
               Northern R.R. R-O-W in the NE¼ of Sec. 23, T10N, R6E.
               (2/3/97 - Placed on Pending until receipt of money)

30)  97-66     Change of Zone 3023 - App. of the Planning Director for a 
               change from B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business to R-5 
               Residential on property generally located at 7401 Pioneers 
               Blvd. (6/9/97-Placed on Pending)

31)  98-52     Declaring city-owned property legally described as the 
               Remaining Portion of Lots 226-229, Ridgeview Add., except 
               the north 10' of said lots, generally located at N. 5th & 
               Adams St., as surplus & authorizing the sale thereof. 
               (4/6/98 - Placed on Pending)

32)  97-122    Amending §5.04.060 of the LMC to prohibit issuance of 
               special designated icenses for sale of liquor to the general
               public in the downtown area on home football game days. 
               (8/25/97 - Amended; Placed on Pending)

33)  97-142    Change of Zone 3076 - App. of Dustrol,  Inc. for a change 
               from AG Agricultural to H-4 General Commercial on property
               generally located on the south side of Arbor Rd., west of 
               N. 56th St. (9/22/97 - Placed on Pending)

34)  98-74     Creating Water Dist. 1175 in SW 1st St. from W. B to W. D 
               Sts & W. B & W. D Sts. From 1st St. to SW 1st St.  (6/1/98
               - Pub. Hearing delayed for an indefinite period of time)

35)  98-75     Creating Sewer Dist. 1168 in SW 1st St. from W. B St. to 
               W. D St. & N-S Alley from W. A St. north approx. 300'.  
               (6/1/98 - Pub. Hearing delayed for an indefinite period 
               of time)

36)  98-76     Creating Paving Dist. 2615 in SW 1st St. from W. B St. to 
               W. D St. & W. B & W. D Sts. From 1st St. to SW 1st Sts.
               (6/1/98 - Pub. Hearing delayed for an indefinite period
               of time)

37)  98-104    Vacating the alley immediately north of W. C St. & west of 
               SW 1st St. & a portion of the alley immediately south of W.
               B St. between Sw 1st & S. 1st St. (7/13/98 - Placed on 
               Pending)

38)  98-153    Change of Zone 3141 - App. of Randy Rohlmeier for a change 
               from R-2 Residential to I-1 Industrial, on property generally
               located at the southwest corner of N. 33rd St. & Leighton 
               Ave.  (9/21/98 - Placed on Pending)

39)  98R-370   Approving an exception to the Guidelines & Regulations for 
               Driveway Design & Location requirements of vehicle stacking
               for Lincoln Federal Savings at 70th & "O" Sts.  (11/23/98 -
               Placed on Pending for 30 days)

40)  98R-373   Special Permit 1739 - Appeal of Trinity United Methodist 
               Church from the Planning Commission requirement that the 
               driveway be removed from the 20' front yard setback in the 
               parking lot generally located at 16th & "A" Sts. 
               (11/30/98 - Placed on Pending)

41)  98-192    Vacating Otoe St. between 7th & 9th Sts.; Pawnee St. between 
               9th & the abandoned railroad R-O-W; Dakota St. between 9th 
               St. & the railroad R-O-W; the alleys in Block 1 & 2, Hyde 
               Park; the alley in Block 1, 1st Add. to Hyde Park; & 7th St.
               between Otoe St. & Pawnee St.  (12/21/98 - Placed on Pending)

42)  98-193    Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing one 
               lot & a portion of another lot generally located N.W. 56th
               & W. Adams Sts.  (12/21/98 - Placed on Pending)

43)  99R-5     Selecting a preferred alternative A for the purpose of 
               completing an environmental analysis for the E. "O" St.
               widening project. (1/19/99 - Public Hearing cont'd to 2/16/99)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC HEARING 
ON TUESDAY, FEB. 16, 1999:

44)  99R-21    Ordering Paving Unit. _____ in 68th St. between Starr St. 
               & Dudley St. constructed.

45)  99R-30    Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims against 
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth therein
               for the period of Jan. 15 thru 31, 1999.

46)  99R-31    Special Permit 1757 - App. of Shoemaker's Truck Station for 
               authority to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off 
               the premises at 1200 Saltillo Rd.

47)  99R-32    Waiving the design standards requiring sidewalks, street 
               trees, & paving on property generally located on the 
               southeast corner of N. 68th & Starr Sts.

48)  99R-33    Comp. Plan Amend. #94-32 - App. of the Planning Director 
               to designate approx. 200 acres of land near NW 56th & W. 
               "O" Sts. as Phase II & as inside the "Future Service Limit."
               (In connection w/99-12, 99-16)

ANYONE WISHING TO ADDRESS THE COUNCIL ON A MATTER NOT ON THIS AGENDA, 
OR NOT SCHEDULED TO APPEAR ON A FUTURE AGENDA, MAY DO SO AT THIS TIME.

ADJOURNMENT

UPCOMING HEARINGS

      Hearing date of Tues., Feb. 16, 1999 at 6:30 p.m. on the app. of 
      JJ Kat, Inc. dba Brewsky's Food & Spirits for a Retail Class "I" 
      Liquor License at 2840 S. 40th, Bldg. 1, Ste. 1.

      Hearing Date of Tuesday, Feb. 16, 1999, at 6:30 p.m. on the following:
      99R-21    To provide the authority to have a Paving Unit in 68th St. 
                from Staff St. to Dudley St. ordered constructed.
      99-8      To provide the authority to create an Alley Paving Dist. in 
                the N-S alley between Touzalin Ave. & 60th St. from Benton 
                St. to Fremont St.
      99-9      To provide the authority to create a Paving Dist. in 72nd 
                St., from Havelock Ave. to Morrill Ave.

      Hearing Date of Mon., Feb. 22, 1999 at 10:00 a.m. - Board of 
      Equalization - Downtown Core, Perimeter Management & Enhancement 
      Dists. & Downtown Maintenance Dist.

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