Council Seal
City of Lincoln
City Council
Agenda

           ACTION From The Regular City Council Meeting Held
                     Monday, April 5, 1999 At 1:30 p.m.

                     ALL MEMBERS PRESENT.

PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES - 2ND READING (ITEMS 1 THRU 9 HAD PUBLIC HEARING.)

 1)  99-23     Creating Water Dist. 1178 in W. Adams St. from NW 53rd St. to
               NW 56th St. & in NW 56th St. from W. Adams St. south approx. 
               550' to the south line of Airport Heights 1st Add. (In 
               connection w/99-24, 98-193) (PLACED ON PENDING, 7-0.)

 2)  99-24     Creating Sewer Dist. 1172 from a point located 150' southwest 
               of W. Kingsley & NW Michael Sts. to the south line of Airport 
               Heights 1st Add. located 175' west of NW 56th St.  (In 
               connection w/99-23, 98-193) (PLACED ON PEND-ING, 7-0.)

 3)  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.  (In connection w/99-23, 99-24) 
               (SUB. ORD. ACCEPTED, 7-0; PLACED ON PENDING, 7-0.)

 4)  99-25     Creating Improvement Dist. 182 in 23rd St. from Fletcher Ave.
               north 429'.  (In connection w/99-31, 99-32, 99-33, 99R-104)

 5)  99-30     Amending pay schedules of employees whose classifications are 
               assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "A" by 
               creating the job classification of "Ser-vices Coordination 
               Supervisor" & amending pay schedules of employees whose
               classifications are assigned to the pay range prefixed by 
               the letter "C" by deleting the job classifications of 
               "Community Resource Technician I" & "Community Resource
               Technician II".

 6)  99-31     Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing approx.
               56.2 acres of land generally located at N. 27th St. & Fletcher
               Ave.  (In connection w/99-25, 99-32, 99-33, 99R-104) 
               (PUB. HEARING CONT'D W/3RD READING ON 4/12/99, 7-0.)

 7)  99-32     Change of Zone 3144 - App. of Hampton Development Services
               for a change from R-3 Residential to H-3 Hwy. Commercial on 
               property generally located on N. 27th St., north of Fletcher 
               Ave.  (In connection w/99-25, 99-31, 99-33, 99R-104) 
               (PUB. HEARING CONT'D W/3RD READING ON 4/12/99, 7-0.)

 8)  99-33     Change of Zone 3156 - App. of Hampton Development Services 
               for a change from R-3 Residential to H-3 Hwy. Commercial on
               property generally located on N. 27th St., south of Fletcher
               Ave.  (In connection w/99-25, 99-31, 99-32, 99R-104) 
               (PUB. HEARING CONT'D W/3RD READING ON 4/12/99, 7-0.)


 9)  99-34     Amending Chapter 5.04 of the LMC relating to Alcoholic 
               Liquor to define "bottle clubs" & by adding a new section to
               prohibit bottle clubs. (RULES SUSPENDED TO HAVE 3RD READING
               W/THE EMERGENCY CLAUSE ON THIS DATE, 7-0; PASSED, 7-0;
               #17484.)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

10)  99R-100   Appointing George Hancock to the Board of Zoning Appeals to
               fill an unexpired term expiring May 2, 2003. 
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; JOHNSON ABSENT; A-79369.)

11)  99R-101   Special Permit 1271D - App. of Brester Construction to amend
               Trendwood C.U.P. to add 1 two-family dwelling unit & 1 single
               family dwelling unit & to waive the sanitary sewer design 
               standard, on property generally located at S. 84th St. & Karl 
               Ridge Rd. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79370.)

12)  99R-102   Special Permit 1512C - App. of Autumn Ridge Partners, Ridge 
               Hollow Part-ners, L.L.C., & Ridge Hollow Partners II, L.L.C.,
               to amend Autumn Ridge  C.U.P. to reduce the number of units 
               on the undeveloped western portion from 60 single family 
               units & 100 multi-family units to 69 single family units & 30
               attached single family units & to adjust the front yard 
               setback from 25' to 20' in the area zoned R-4, & modify the 
               recreation plan to eliminate the previously approved tot lot,
               on property generally located at N. 21st St. & Atwood Ln.  
               (In connection w/99R-103) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79371.)

13)  99R-103   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Autumn Ridge West on 
               property generally located at N. 21st St. & Atwood Ln.  (In
               connection w/99R-102) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79372.)

14)  99R-104   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of North Creek on 
               property generally located at N. 27th St. & Fletcher Ave.
               (In connection w/99-25, 99-31, 99-32, 99-33) (PUB. HEARING
               CONT'D W/ACTION ON 4/12/99, 7-0.)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS - PROPOSED COMP. PLAN AMENDMENTS

* Need 5 votes to be Adopted

15)  99R-61*   Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-3 - Amend the Comp. Plan to change
               one square mile of land generally located between SW 40th St.
               & SW 77th St. from Agricultural to Low Density Residential. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79373.)

16)  99R-73    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-13 - Amend Appendix A, Subarea Plans,
               to provide that a future subarea plan for the N1-N2 Planning
               Zone in the general vicinity of N. 56th St. & I-80 should be
               developed prior to further development actions in the area.
               (ADOPTED, 5-2; SHOECRAFT & WILSON DISSENTING; A-79374.)

17)  99R-77*   Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-17 - To set forth in the Comp. Plan
               a requirement that developers pay 100% of the costs of 
               infrastructure not planned & budgeted for in the Capital 
               Improvement Program, to adopt a procedure to declare a 
               moratorium for environmentally sensitive areas, & to enact a 
               land disturbance ordinance. (INDEFINITELY POSTPONED, 7-0;
               #38-4300.)

18)  99R-80    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-21 - Amend Chapter V, Section D,
               Stormwater Management & Flood Control to include additional 
               floodplain strategies. (Motion to Amend) (REFERRED BACK TO
               PLANNING COMMISSION W/STAFF INPUT FOR IT TO BE HELD UNTIL THE
               STORM WATER & FLOOD PLAIN ORDINANCE CHANGES COME FORWARD WITH
               ECOLOGICAL CONSIDERATIONS, 7-0.)

19)  99R-83    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-24 - Amend the Comp. Plan by revising
               Figure 65 to include a portion of the Stevens Creek drainage 
               basin the Future Service Limit. 
               (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79375.)

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

20)            THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.:
               Change of Zone 3170 - App. of Jay DeGraw for a change from 
                B-1 to R-4 on property at 1715 S. 26th St.
               Change of Zone 3173 - App. of Earl Lampshire for a text 
                change to LMC §27.080(f)(1)(i).
               Change of Zone 3176 - App. of Interim Director of Planning 
                for a text change to LMC §27.63.530.
               Special Permit 552B - App. of Christian Retirement Homes to 
                expand existing elderly housing & nursing home facility with
                assisted living (domiciliary) on property located at 64th &
                "O" St.
               Special Permit 922D - App. of Olston's Import Auto Salvage to
                expand & operate a salvage yard at 3450 N. 35th Cir.
               Special Permit 1768 - App. of Andrew Arnold to construct a 
                monopole cellular communications tower on property located
                at N. 40th & Arbor.

21)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due for the 
               month of Feb., 1999 from: Comdata Telecom, Calls for Less, 
               Lincoln Celtelco, Working Assets Funding Service, Frontier 
               Comms., LCI Internat'l, Eclipse Telecomms., & Phoenix 
               Network. (PLACED ON FILE.)

               Setting hearing date of Mon., April 19, 1999, at 1:30 p.m. on
               the App. of Perk Group Ltd. dba Old Fashioned Garden Cafe for
               a Retail Class C Liquor License at 6891 "A", Suite #110. 
               (Upgrade from a Class I) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79376.)

               Setting hearing date of Mon., April 19, 1999, at 1:30 p.m. on
               the App. of X-Treme Enterprises Ltd. dba Wimberley's for a
               Retail Class C Liquor License at 1033 "O" St. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79377.)

REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

22)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & Resolutions 
               passed on March 22, 1999. (PLACED ON FILE.)

23)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79378.)  

24)            Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due for
               Feb., 1999 from: Airtime SMR, Coast Internat'l, Shaffer
               Comms., Spring Comm. Co. Ltd. Partnership, Telco Development
               Group, McLeod USA Telecomms., & USA Paging. 
               (PLACED ON FILE.)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING    (ITEMS 25 & 26 HAD 1ST READING.)

25)  99-35     Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing
               property generally located near S. 14th St. & Pine Lake Rd.
               (In connection w/99-36, 99R-107, 99R-108, 99R-111)  
               (Requesting 2nd & 3rd Reading on 4/12/99)

26)  99-36     Change of Zone 3157 - App. of Krueger Development Co. for a
               change from AG Agricultural to R-3 Residential & B-2 Planned
               Neighborhood Business Dist. on property generally located
               near S. 14th St. & Pine Lake Rd.  (In connection w/99-35,
               99R-107, 99R-108, 99R-111)  (Requesting 2nd & 3rd Reading on
               4/12/99)

RESOLUTIONS FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

27)  99R-99    Accepting the report of the Christopher North Tort Claim
               against the City & approving disposition of claims set forth
               therein for the period of March 1 through 15, 1999.  (All
               other disposition of Claims for the period of March 1
               through 15, 1999 were adopted 3/29/99) (LOST, 1-6; HECHT
               ASSENTING; #38-4301; MOTION MADE TO PAY MR. NORTH $75
               APPROVED, 7-0.)

PROPOSED COMP. PLAN AMENDMENTS

  *Need 5 votes to be Adopted

28)  99R-60    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-2 - Amend Figure 16 & 17 to change 
               property from Low Density Residential to Urban Residential &
               Parks & Open Space, & to expand the future service limit in
               the area between 56th & 70th Sts. from approx. south of Hwy.
               2 to Yankee Hill Rd. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79379.)

29)  99R-62*   Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-4 - Amend Chapter VII, Urban Design &
               Historic Preservation to add the development of entry
               corridor design standards for the City of Lincoln to the list
               of strategies. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79380.)
 
30)  99R-63    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-5 - Amend Chapter III, Future Needs
               & Land Use Plan, to add Investment Strategy for a Competitive
               Downtown to the list of strategies. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79381.)

31)  99R-64    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-6 - Amend Chapter III, Land Use Plan,
               Neighborhood Centers to locate neighborhood commercial areas
               generally at the ½ mile points between intersections &
               away from the intersection of two major arterial streets.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79382.)

32)  99R-65    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-7 - Amend the Comp. Plan to update
               the City & County Land Use Plans & Phasing Plan to reflect
               actions of the past year. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79383.)

33)  99R-66    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-8(1) - Amend Figure 16 to change land
               use designation for the Employment Center on the west side of
               N. 27th St. & south of I-80 from Industrial to Commercial.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79384.)

34)  99R-67*   Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-8(2) - Amend Chapter III, Section E
               "Industrial Land" to eliminate the "Employment Center"
               designations on the west side of N. 27th St. & I-80 & to add 
               an employment center at N. 33rd & Folkways Blvd.
               (LOST, 0-7; #38-4302.)

35)  99R-68    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-8(3) - Amend Appendix A, Part I,
               Approved Subarea Plans to modify the "North 27th St. Subarea
               Plan" to show the conversion of the Employment Center west of
               27th St. to Commercial & to show all street & zone changes
               since implementation. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79385.)

36)  99R-69    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-8(4) - Amend Chapter IV,
               Transportation, Part C, "Future Traffic Volumes & Future 
               Urban Street Network" to add a strategy giving high priority
               to a study of the Hwy. 34 - I-80 area.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79386.)

37)  99R-70    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-9 - Revise Figure 31, Improvements
               for Future Road Network, & Table 10, Transportation Projects,
               to include a potential overpass at 3rd & A Sts. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79387.)

38)  99R-71    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-10 - Amend Figure 31, Improvements
               for Future Road Network 1-20 Year Program, & Table 10,
               Transportation Projects Year 2015, to designate Adams St.
               from 74th St. to 84th St. as two through lanes with painted
               turn lanes. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79388.)

39)  99R-72    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-12 - Amend Figures 31 & 32 to add in
               Phase I of Transportation Projects a project to widen Vine
               St. between Mahoney Dr. & 58th St. to 5 lanes. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79389.)

40)  99R-74    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-14 - Amend Figure 61, Existing &
               Proposed City of Lincoln Fire Station Locations, to update
               the City of Lincoln Proposed Fire Stations. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79390.)

41)  99R-75    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-15 - Amend Figure 58 "Lincoln Public
               Schools: Existing & Future School Locations" to reflect 
               numerous new school locations.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79391.)

42)  99R-76    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-16 - Amend Figure 55 "Proposed 
               Regional Park, Community Parks & Neighborhood Parks" & Figure 
               56 "Proposed Recreational Facilities" to update changes in
               proposed recreational plans & amend the text in Chapter 1 
               Part A.3.d. regarding Community Centers/Recreation Centers. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79392.)

43)  99R-78    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-18 - Amend Figure 16 to change land
               located at approx. NW 56th St. on both sides of Adams St.
               from Low Density Residential to Urban Residential. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79393.)

44)  99R-79    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-20 - Amend Figure 16 to change land
               located at approx. S. 84th St. & Glynoaks Dr. from Urban 
               Residential to Urban Village & Parks & Open Space. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79394.)

45)  99R-81    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-22 - Amend the Comp. Plan to change
               property located between South Coddington & SW 40th St., 
               south of W. Pioneers Blvd. from Agricultural to Urban 
               Residential, to expand the future service limit accordingly,
               & to designate such area as Phase I. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79395.)

46)  99R-82*   Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-23 - Amend the Comp. Plan by revising
               Figure 16 to change approx. 80 acres of property located at
               SW 56th & W. "O" Sts. from Agricultural to Industrial & by
               revising Figure 65 to add it to the Future Service Limit.
               (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79396.)

47)  99R-84*   Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-25 - Amend the Comp. Plan to add 
               various environmental policies regarding recycling, a 
               moratorium on development next to Wilderness Park, & to 
               decentralize StarTran. 
               (INDEFINITELY POST-PONED, 7-0; #38-4303.)

48)  99R-85    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-26 - Amend the Comp. Plan to acquire
               right-of-way for Yankee Hill Rd., to study the feasibility 
               of crossing Wilderness Park with an arterial street, & to 
               study the relationship between the South beltway & a major
               four lane arterial street. (WITHDRAWN, 7-0; #38-4304.)

49)  99R-86    Comp. Plan Amend. 94-30-27 - Amend the Comp. Plan to add
               language to the Annexation Policy to clarify that annexation 
               might occur for purposes of assessment districts. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79397.)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

50)  99-26     Approving a transfer of appropriations in the amount of 
               $13,379 from the Police Garage, Buildings (04025.5132) to 
               Police Garage, Parking Improvements (04025.6139) to fund the 
               paving of additional parking adjacent to an existing parking
               lot at the Police Garage. (PASSED, 7-0; #17485.)

51)  99-27     Declaring approx. 1.219 acres of property located in the 
               SE¼ of the NE¼ of Section 1, T12N, R9E, adjacent to 
               the Ashland Water Treatment Plant as surplus & authorizing 
               the sale thereof. 
               (SUB. ORD. ACCEPTED, 7-0; PASSED, 7-0; #17486.)

52)  99-29     Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing approx.
               21.3 acres of land consisting of a portion of the N. 48th St.
               Landfill & Transfer Station site at approx. 5101 N. 48th St. 
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17487.)

PENDING LIST (EXTENDED ONE WEEK.)

53)  94R-361   Ordering Construction of Paving Unit 123 in N St. between 1st
               & 2nd Sts. (12/19/94 - Placed on Pending)

54)  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)

55)  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)

56)  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)

57)  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)

58)  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)

59)  97-142    Change of Zone 3076 - App. of Dustrol, Inc. for a change from
               AG Agricul-tural 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)

60)  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)  (3/29/99 - To Have Pb. Hearing & Action on 4/12/99)

61)  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)

62)  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)

63)  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)

64)  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. 
               (2/22/99 - Placed on Pending)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC 
HEARING ON MONDAY, APRIL 12, 1999:(APPROVED, 7-0.)

65)  99R-105   Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims against the
               City & approving disposition of claims set forth therein for
               the period of March 15 through 31, 1999.

66)  99R-106   Special Permit 1610B - App. of Charles Dennis Randal 
               Development to construct 3 elderly housing units to the
               existing domiciliary care facility, to reduce the rear yard 
               setback, & to waive the sidewalk in N. 58th St. on property
               generally located at 1/2 block north of Fremont St. between
               56th & 58th Sts.

67)  99R-107   Special Permit 1753 - App. of Krueger Development Co. to
               develop Vavrina Meadows C.U.P. consisting of 399 single 
               family dwelling units & 219 multi-family dwelling units on
               property generally located near S. 14th St. & Pine
               Lake Rd.  (In connection w/99-35, 99-36, 99R-108, 99R-111)

68)  99R-108   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Vavrina Meadows on 
               property generally located near S. 14th St. & Pine Lake Rd.
               (In connection w/99-35, 99-36, 99R-107, 99R-111)

69)  99R-109   Special Permit 1765 - App. of Katherine Tomlin to operate an
               early childhood care facility for 30 children on property 
               located at 2430 N.W. 8th St.

70)  99R-110   Amending the Design Standards for Subdivisions by revising
               subparagraph F of Section II of the Drainage/Storm Sewer
               Construction & Design Manual to control storm water runoff &
               by adding Appendix A, Storage Facilities to the Design 
               Standards for Subdivision.

71)  99R-111   Approving the Vavrina Meadows Conditional Annexation & Zoning
               Agrmt. between the City & Krueger Development Co. to provide
               for the installation of public improvements in association 
               with the annexation & rezoning of property generally located
               near S. 14th St. & Pine Lake Rd.  (In connection w/99-35, 
               99-36, 99R-108, 99R-111)

ADJOURNMENT  5:49 P.M.

UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing Date of Mon., April 12, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of 
     McManus Enterprises dba "Heidelberg's" for a Liquor Catering License 
     at 4640 Bair Ave.

     Hearing Date of Mon., April 12, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of Salem
     Oil Co. dba "Mills AMOCO Food Shop #3" for a Retail Class "D" Liquor 
     License at 1648 South St.

     Hearing Date of Mon., April 12, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of Druk
     Enterprises, Inc. dba "Tandoor" for a Retail Class "I" Liquor License
     at 3530 Village Dr.

     Hearing Date of Mon., April 12, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the Man. App. of 
     Brian M. Hayes for B & R Stores, Inc. dba "Super Saver Spirits" at 
     2662 Cornhusker.

     Hearing Date of Mon., April 12, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the Man. App. of
     Andrew M. Nicholls for Whitehead, Inc. dba "U-Stop Convenience Shop" 
     at 610 S. 10th St.

                           RECONVENE

       Board of Equalization - Special Assessment Group I

                       NO PUBLIC HEARING

Paving Dist. 2605 - 1st St., "A" to South Sts., 2nd St., "A" to Garfield 
Streets & Garfield St., 1st to 2nd Sts. (APPROVED, 7-0.)

ADJOURNMENT 5:55 P.M.


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