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               ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                      MONDAY, MAY 24, 1999 AT 1:30 P.M.
 
                            ALL MEMBERS PRESENT.

NOTE:  NEXT REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING, TUES., JUNE 1, 1999, AT 6:30P.M.

PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)            App. of Maria Guadalupe Rico dba Rico's Mexican Restaurant to
               move the Class J liquor license from its present location at
               3404 W. 13th St., Grand Island, NE to 6112 Havelock Ave., 
               Lincoln, NE. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79492.)

 2)            App. of Havelock Business Assoc. for a special designated 
               license (SDL) covering an area located on Havelock Ave. 
               between 61st & 63rd Sts. on June 12, 1999 from 4:00 p.m. to 
               1:00 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0;  A-79493.)

 3)            App. of Shilar, Inc. dba Speakeasy for a SDL covering a 
               parking lot area measuring approx. 62' by 88' at 3233 ½
               S. 13th St. on June 4, 1999 from 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 midnight.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79494.)

 4)            App. of Buster Barbeque & Brew for a SDL covering an area 
               measuring approx. 75' by 110' at 2435 S. 48th St. on June 
               26, 1999 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. or on the rain date 
               of June 27, 1999.   (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79495.)

 5)            App. of Shrine Bowl of Nebraska, Inc. for a SDL covering an
               area measuring 50' by 100' at 701 N. 10th St. on July 24, 
               1999 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79496.)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING  (ITEMS 6 THRU 10 HAD PUBLIC HEARING.)

 6)  99-56     Vacating the east-west alley in Block 250, Original Plat
               of Lincoln, generally located between "O", "P", 2nd & 3rd Sts.

 7)  99-57     Change of Zone 3165 - App. of Christian Retirement Homes, 
               Inc. for a change from O-2 Suburban Office to R-6 Residential
               on property generally located at 6315 "O" St. (In connection
               w/99-59, 99R-141)

 8)  99-58     Change of Zone 3167 - App. of College View 7th Day Adventist
               Church for a change from R-4 & R-6 Residential to B-3 
               Commercial on property generally located at S. 49th St. 
               & Lowell Ave.

 9)  99-59     Change of Zone 3176 - App. of the Planning Director to amend
               §27.63.530 of the LMC to permit an adjustment to the 
               building height & yards for domiciliary care facilities.
               (In connection w/99-57, 99R-141)

10)  99-60     Authorizing a transfer of appropriations within the Sanitary
               Sewer Construction Fund to fund the construction & 
               professional services for construction administration for 
               the Theresa St. Laboratory HVAC Improvements.


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS 

11)  99R-141   Special Permit 552B - App. of Christian Retirement Homes, 
               Inc. to expand the Eastmont Tower Retirement Housing by 
               adding 41 assisted living units, 30 elderly dwelling units, 
               & associated garage stalls, laundry facility, chapel/multi-
               purpose room, sky walk, & parking spaces, & to adjust the 
               height of the assisted living & elderly housing buildings 
               from 35' to 45', on property generally located at 6315 "O" 
               St.   (In connection w/99-57, 99-59) 
               (ACTION DELAYED 1 WEEK TO 6/1/99, 7-0.)

12)  99R-142   Approving an Agrmt. between the City & the Ponca Indian 
               Tribe providing that certain federal land generally located 
               at 17th & E Sts. be regulated by certain provisions of the 
               LMC.   (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79497.)

13)  99R-150   Approving the appointment of Michael L. Spadt to the 
               position of Fire Chief effective May 24, 1999.  (RULES 
               SUSPENDED TO PLACE THIS ITEM ON THE AGENDA FOR PUB. HEARING 
               & ACTION ON THIS DATE, 7-0;  ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79498.)

14)  99R-151   Approving the appointment of Michael L. Merwick to the 
               position of Director of Building & Safety effective May 24, 
               1999. (RULES SUSPENDED TO PLACE THIS ITEM ON THE AGENDA FOR 
               PUB. HEARING & ACTION ON THIS DATE, 7-0; ADOPTED, 6-1; 
               FORTENBERRY DISSENTING; A-79499.)

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

15)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

16)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & Resolutions
               passed on May 10 & May 17, 1999. (PLACED ON FILE)

17)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79501.)

18)            Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due for the 
               month of April, 1999 from Phoenix Network, Inc. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING - NONE

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING - NONE

PENDING LIST (EXTENDED 1 WEEK.  SEE ITEMS 32, 33, & 34.)

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

20)  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)

21)  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)

22)  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)

23)  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)

24)  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)

25)  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)

26)  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)

27)  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)

28)  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)

29)  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) (4/5/99 - Placed on Pending)

30)  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) (4/5/99 - Placed on
               Pending)

31)  98-193    Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing one 
               lot & a portion of another lot generally located NW 56th &
               W. Adams Sts.  (In connection w/99-24)  
               (4/5/99 - Placed on Pending)

32)  99-43     Approving increases in the Health Dept. Food Handler Permit 
               fees up to $10 & Food Establishment Annual Renewal Fees from
               $135 to $170. (4/26/99 - Public Hearing Delayed to 6/1/99) 
               (REMOVED FROM PENDING FOR PUB. HEARING & 2ND READING ON 
               6/1/99, 7-0.)

33)  99-49     Change of Zone 2531AA - App. of Hampton Development Services
               to amend the Williamsburg Village Final P.U.D. to permit 125
               dwelling units for elderly people, 60 dwelling units for 
               assisted living, & a waiver of the height limit from 35' to 
               42', on property generally located at S. 40th St. & Pine 
               Lake Rd.  (In connection w/99-50) (4/26/99 - Public Hearing
               Delayed to 6/1/99) (REMOVED FROM PENDING FOR PUB.
               HEARING & 2ND READING ON 6/1/99, 7-0.)

34)  99-50     Vacating all of Williamsburg Village 17th Add. except for 
               the 40th St. right-of-way generally located at S. 40th St.
               & Pine Lake Rd.  (In connection w/99-49) (4/26/99 - Public
               Hearing Delayed to 6/1/99) (REMOVED FROM PENDING FOR PUB. 
               HEARING & 2ND READING ON 6/1/99, 7-0.)

35)  99-104    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. (4/26/99 - Placed on 
               Pending)

36)  99R-134   Approving a recommendation that the Mayor amend 
               Administrative Regulation #9 to allow for the creation & 
               implementation of a take-home vehicle program for police 
               officers in targeted revitalization strategy areas.  
               (5/10/99 - Placed on Pending until 6/14/99)

37)            App. of P.L.P. Limited Liability Co., dba Sun Valley Bar & 
               Grill for an approx. 10' by 25' addition to their licensed 
               premises at 200 W. P St.  (5/10/99 - Placed on Pending until
               the Special Permit comes forward)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC HEARING 
ON TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 1999:(APPROVED, 7-0.)

38)  99R-146   Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims against the
               City & approving disposition of claims set forth therein
               for the period of May 1 through 15, 1999.

39)  99R-148   Approving an amendment to Special Permit 1725 to allow the
               City's letter of acceptance to be filed more than 30 days
               after approval.

40)  99R-149   Approving an amendment to Use Permit 66C to allow the City's
               letter of acceptance to be filed more than 30 days after 
               approval.

ADJOURNMENT  3:30 P.M.

UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing Date of Tues., June 1, 1999 at 6:30 P.M. on the App. of 
     Corporate Golf Marketing, Inc. dba "Yankee Hill Country Club" for
     a Liquor Catering License at 7600 San Mateo Lane.

     Hearing Date of Tues., June 1, 1999 at 6:30 P.M. on the Man. App. of 
     David Meyer for Lonestar Steakhouse & Saloon of Nebraska, Inc. at 200
     N. 70th. 

15)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

     Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due for the month 
     of April, 1999 from:  Business Telecom, Intellicall Operator Services.
     (PLACED ON FILE)

     Report from City Treasurer of Franchise Fee due for the month of 
     April, 1999 from Utilicorp United aka Peoples Natural Gas. 
     (PLACED ON FILE)

     THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO PLANNING:
     Special Permit 1762 - App. of Robert Dean for a CUP w/954 dwelling 
       units on property at 98th & Old Cheney.
     Change of Zone 3168 - App. of Robert Dean for a change from AG to R-3 
       on property at 98th & Old Cheney.
     Change of Zone 3186 - App. of Near South Neighborhood Assoc. for a 
       text amendment to Chapter 27.21.020 (h), R-6 Residential Dist., to
       remove Boarding & Lodging Houses.
     Change of Zone 3185 - App. of First Assembly of God Church for a change
       from R-2 to O-3 on property located at 340 N. 56th.
     Change of Zone 3183 - App. of Olivia & David Harrison for a change 
       from R-2 to O-3 on property at 8030 O St.
     Change of Zone 3182 - App. of B & J Partnership for a change from R-2
       to P & R-2 to B-2 on property located at Coddington & W. A St.
     Use Permit 118 - App. of B & J Partnership to construct a neighborhood
       shopping center on property located at Coddington & W. A St.
     Special Permit 1775 - App. of Gregory Holloway to expand the club 
       parking into Lot 4 on property at 70th & Seward.

     Setting hearing date of Mon., June 7, 1999, at 1:30 p.m. on the App. 
     of Chace Enterprises, Inc. dba Silver Spoke Saloon for a Retail Class
     C Liquor License at 1031 M St. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79500.)


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