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City of Lincoln
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        ACTION For The Regular City Council Meeting Held
             Monday, February 22, 1999 At 1:30 p.m.

                   ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)            App. of  J & D Inc. dba Libations to expand their presently 
               licensed premises to cover the south portion of the main 
               floor & 2nd floor making the licensed description to read: 
               two story building approx. 50' by 85' at 317 S. 11th St. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79299)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING  (ITEM 2 HAD 2ND READING)

 2)  99-18     Amending Chapter 8.20 of the LMC to update the Lincoln Food 
               Code to bring it into compliance with the Nebraska Pure Food
               Act.


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS 

 3)  99R-29    Approving an Agrmt. between the City & HobbyTown USA to 
               operate a model race car track on public property at N. 
               1st St. & Cornhusker Hwy.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79300)

 4)  99R-34    Appointing J.L. Spray, Mari Lane, & Don Stading to the 
               Charter Revision Commission for terms expiring 7/15/99, 
               7/15/02, & 7/15/02 respectively.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79301)

 5)  99R-35    Use Permit 103A - App. of  Ridge Development Co. to develop 
               237,200 sq. ft. of commercial/retail floor area & 7,460 sq. 
               ft. of tire/auto retail floor area, with requests to waive 
               the side & front yard setbacks, on property generally located
               east of N. 27th St. & Folkways Blvd. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79302)

 6)  99R-38    Approving appropriations in the amount of $34,000 from the 
               operation of keno lottery for various human services. 
               (AMENDED TO DELAY ACTION ON KZUM RADIO FUNDING FOR 1 WEEK
               TO 3/1/99, 7-O; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-79303)

 7)  99R-39    Approving a Retainer Agrmt. between the City & Erickson & 
               Sederstrom for representation in the case of Thorburn v. 
               Roper & transferring appropriations of $20,000.00 from 
               General Fund Contingency Div. to General Fund General
               Expense (Legal Services) for the purpose of paying current 
               & future expenses.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79304)

 8)  99R-43    Approving a License Agrmt. between the City & District 
               Energy Corp. for use of space beneath & above portions of 
               the City's right-of-way in 14th St. from the alley one block 
               north of K St. to Centennial Mall for the construction of 
               a central steam plant to serve the State Capitol & State 
               Office Building. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79305)

 9)  99R-48    Appointing James B. Strasheim to the Personnel Board to fill
               an unexpired term expiring June 22, 2002. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79306)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

10)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

11)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & Resolutions 
               passed on Feb. 8, 1999. (PLACED ON FILE)

12)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79308)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING - NONE


RESOLUTIONS - FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

13)  99R-30    Accepting the report of the Evelyn Schreinert Tort Claim 
               against the City & approving disposition of claim set forth.
               (All other disposition of claims for the period of Jan. 15 
               thru 31, 1999, were adopted on 2/16/99) 
               (ADOPTED, 4-3, JOHNSON, SENG, WILSON DISSENTING; A-79309)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING


14)  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. 
               (PLACED ON PENDING, 7-0)

15)  99-8      Creating Alley Paving Dist. 357 in the north-south
               alley between Touzalin Ave. & 60th St. from Benton St. to
               Fremont St. (PASSED, 7-0; #17469)


16)  99-9      Creating Paving Dist. 2616 in 72nd St. from Havelock Ave. to
               Morrill Ave. (AMENDED, 7-0; PASSED AS AMENDED, 7-0; #17470)

17)  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) 
               (SUB. ORD. ACCEPTED, 4-3, JOHNSON, SHOECRAFT, FORTENBERRY
               DISSENTING; PASSED, 7-0; #17471)

18)  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) (2/16/99 - Delayed vote to
               2/22/99)  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79310)

19)  99-16     Creating Water D. 1177 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)  
               (AMENDED, 7-0; PASSED AS AMENDED, 7-0; #17472)

20)  99-13     Declaring city-owned property described as the north 20 Lot 
               10, Block 12, South Park Add., generally located at S. 9th &
               Van Dorn St., as surplus & authorizing the sale thereof. 
               (ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 3/1/99,7-0)

21)  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. (PASSED, 7-0; #17473)

22)  99-15     Approving an Easement Agrmt. between the City & the 
               Journal-Star Printing Co. to accommodate the construction
               of the Block 34 parking garage.  (PASSED, 7-0; #17474)

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. (ACTION DELAYED TWO WEEKS TO 3/8/99, 7-0)


PENDING LIST     (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

24)  94R-361   Ordering Construction of Paving Unit 123 in N St. between 
               1st & 2nd Sts. (12/19/94 - Placed on Pending)

25)  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)

26)  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)

27)  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)

28)  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)

29)  97-122    Amending §5.04.060 of the LMC to prohibit issuance of 
               special designated licenses for sale of liquor to the 
               general public in the downtown area on home football game 
               days. (8/25/97 - Amended; Placed on Pending)

30)  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)

31)  98-74     Creating Water D. 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)

32)  98-75     Creating Sewer D. 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)

33)  98-76     Creating Paving D. 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)

34)  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)

35)  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)

36)  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)

37)  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)

38)  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)

39)  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)

40)  99R-5     Selecting a preferred alternative A for the purpose of 
               completing an environmental analysis for the E. "O" St.
               widening project.  (2/16/99 - Placed n Pending)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC
HEARING ON MONDAY, MAR. 1, 1999:APPROVED, 7-0

41)  99R-44    Special Permit 1384D - App. of  Todd & Angie Carpenter to 
               amend Marina Bay 1st C.U.P. to reduce the front yard setback
               from 20' to 7.52' on Lot 1, Marina Bay 1st Add., generally 
               located at the northeasterly corner of Marina Bay Place &
               Lakeshore Dr.

42)  99R-45    Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Froehlich Industrial 
               Park 2nd Addition on property generally located south of N.
               58th St. & Fletcher Ave.

43)  99R-46    Waiving the subdivision requirement for minimum lot depth of
               90' for residential lots on property generally located at 
               the northwest corner of S. 40th St. & Calvert St.

44)  99R-47    Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims against 
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth therein
               for the period of Feb. 1 thru 15, 1999.


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 2:17 P.M.

10)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

     Setting Hearing Date of Mon., Mar. 8, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the Man. 
     App. of Douglas L. Smith for Columbus Lincoln Hotel Properties LLC 
     dba Ramada Hotel (Holiday Inn) at 141 N. 9th.  
     (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79307)   

     Report from City Treasurer of Telecomms. Occ. Tax due as follows: 
     Sept., 1998:  Nebraska Radio Telephone; Oct., 1998: 
     Nebraska Radio Telephone; Nov., 1998: Nebraska Radio Telephone;
     Dec., 1998: Nebraska Radio Telephone; Jan., 1999: 
     Business Telecom, Western Union, Executive Answering Service;
     Feb., 1999: Executive Answering Service. (PLACED ON FILE)

     Report from City Treasurer of City Cash on hand at the close of 
     business January 29, 1999.  (PLACED ON FILE)

     Report of UNL Microbiologist for water testing for the month of 
     January, 1999. (PLACED ON FILE)

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