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                 ACTION For The Regular City Council Meeting Held
                        Monday, July 12, 1999 At 1:30 p.m.

                    ALL MEMBERS PRESENT EXCEPT CAMP

                  STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS - MAYOR WESELY

   MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE: MAY - KEVIN SCHUESSLER & LARRY MITERA,
   ASHLAND WATER TREATMENT PLANT. JUNE - RICH EUBANKS & MARK BISSET,
   PUBLIC WORKS WASTEWATER & SOLID WASTE DEPT.


PUBLIC HEARING LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)            App. of MIP Two Inc. dba Mickey's Irish Pub for an expansion 
               of their licensed premise at 1409 "O". 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 5-0;  FORTENBERRY ABSENT; A-79589)

 2)            Man. App. of Timothy A. Miller for MIP Two Inc. dba Mickey's 
               Irish Pub at 1409 O St. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 5-0;
               FORTENBERRY ABSENT; A-79590)

 3)            App. of John Ron Inc. for a special designated license for 
               an area measuring 60' by 50' at 2135 O St. on July 23, 1999
               from 6:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 5-0;
               FORTENBERRY ABSENT; A-79591)

 4)            App. of Wine Merchants for a special designated license for 
               an area measuring 150' by 40' at Sheldon Art Gallery, 12th 
               & R St., on July 30, 1999 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 5-0; FORTENBERRY ABSENT)

 5)            App. of HRC, Inc. dba Cheerleaders for a special designated 
               license for an area measuring 75' by 50' at 5560 S. 48th St.
               on July 17, 1999 from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. 
               (AMENDED, 6-0; ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-79593)
          

PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES 
- 2ND READING (ITEM 6 HAD 2ND READING)

 6)  99-79     Change of Zone 3177 - Amending Section 27.63.390 of the 
               Lincoln Municipal Code to eliminate all conditions of the 
               special permit for hotels and motels relating to density, 
               room size, and facilities in each room in the O-3 Office 
               Park District; and Sections 27.69.044 and 27.69.060 to add 
               off-premise signs in the O-3 Office Park District and B-5 
               Planned Regional Business District for motels and hotels.
               (In connection w/99R-186)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS 

  7) 99R-185   Special Permit 1775 - App. of the Disabled American Veterans
               for a parking lot on property generally located at N. 70th 
               St. & Seward Ave. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-79594)

 8)  99R-186   Combined Use Permit/Special Permit 14 - App. of David 
               Thompson to construct & operate a 90-unit hotel in an 
               O-3 Office Park District, to modify the sign regulations 
               in the O-3 Office Park Dist. to increase the size of the 
               two wall signs; & to adjust the front yard along Old Cheney 
               Rd, to permit an off-premise pole sign for the hotel, on 
               property generally located at 60th & Old Cheney Rd.  (In
               connection w/99-79) (ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 7/19/99,
               5-1; COOK DISSENTING)

 9)  99R-187   Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims against 
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth therein 
               for the period of June 16 thru June 30, 1999.  
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-79595)

10)  99R-188   Accepting a conservation easement from IMS Properties to 
               preserve wetlands, drainage ways, & floodplains in an area 
               generally located at SW 6th & "C" Sts.  (In connection 
               w/99-73 & 99R-179) (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-79596)

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

11)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

12)            Clerk's Letter &  Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & 
               Resolutions passed on June 28, 1999. (PLACED  ON FILE)

13)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-79597)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING    
(ITEMS 14 THRU 19 HAD 1ST READING; SEE ITEM #16)

14)  99-76     Annexing approx. 40.4 acres of property generally located 
               at NW 56th St. & W. Leighton Ave.

15)  99-80     Change of Zone 3186 - Amending §§27.21.020, 
               27.23.020, & 27.24.020 of the LMC to remove "Boarding & 
               Lodging Houses" as permitted uses in the R-6, R-7, & R-8
               residential zoning districts. (In connection w/99-81)

16)  99-81     Change of Zone 3193 - Amending Title 27 (Zoning Ordinance) 
               of the LMC to allow Boarding & Lodging Houses as a special 
               permitted use in the R-1 through R-8 residential zoning 
               districts.  (In connection w/99-80)
               (WITHDRAWN, 6-0; #38-4307)

17)  99-82     Change of Zone 3187 - Amending Chapter 27.69 of the LMC to 
               amend the sign ordinance to require 800' between off-premise
               signs. 

18)  99-83     Change of Zone 3189 - App. of Bottlers, L.L.C. for a change
               from I-1 Industrial to H-3 Hwy. Commercial on property 
               generally located at 643 S. 25th St.  (In connection w/99-84)

19)  99-84     Change of Zone 3192 - App. of the Interim Planning Director 
               for a change from I-1 Industrial to P Public Use on property
               generally located one-half block south of "J" St. & west of 
               S. 25th St.  (In connnection w/99-83)

RESOLUTIONS - FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

20)   99R-182  Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Pine Lake Heights 2nd
               Add. for 75 single family lots, one lot for a church 
               location, & two outlots generally located at S. 34th St. & 
               Whitlock Rd., including waivers of the Design Standards & 
               the Subdivision Ordinance.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-79598)

21)   99R-176  Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Horizon Business
               Center generally located at S. 14th St. & Pine Lake Rd.  
               (In connection w/99R-177) (ACTION DELAYED UNTIL 8/30/99, 6-0)

22)  99R-177   Use Permit 117 - App. of South Industrial Park L.L.C., 
               Security Mutual Life Insurance Co., Lincoln Public Schools, 
               & Gary Pickering & John Rallis to develop 529,500 sq. ft. of
               industrial, office, & retail uses on property generally 
               located at S. 14th St. & Pine Lake Rd.  (In connection 
               w/99R-176) (ACTION DELAYED UNTIL 8/30/99)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

23)  99-61     Amending Chapter 6.08 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to 
               increase license fees for dogs; to provide exceptions to
               license fees for dogs; to increase the impoundment fee for
               dogs running at large; and to increase fees related to
               impoundment of dogs. (PASSED, 6-0; #17522)

24)  99-62     Amending Chapter 6.12 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to 
               increase the impoundment fee for cats running at large; to 
               increase the license fee for cats; to alter the fee schedule
               for maintaining a hobby kennel or cattery; and to increase
               the fees related to impoundment of cats.  
               (PASSED, 6-0; #17523)

25)  99-69     Change of Zone 66HP - Application of Kappa House Corp. of
               Delta Gamma Fraternity to designate the Delta Gamma Sorority
               House located at 400 University Terrace at 17th and "R" 
               Streets as an historic landmark. (PASSED, 6-0; #17524)

26)  99-70     Change of Zone 3183 - Application of Olivia Harrison for a 
               change of zone from R-2 Residential to O-3 Office Park on 
               property generally located at 80th and "O" Streets.  
               (PASSED, 4-2; JOHNSON & COOK DISSENTING; #17525)

27)  99-71     Change of Zone 3185 - Application of the First Assembly of 
               God Church for a change of zone from R-2 Residential to O-3
               Office Park on property generally located at the southeast 
               corner of 56th and "R" Streets. (DUE TO LACK OF MAJORITY
               VOTE, 3-3, HELD OVER FOR ONE WEEK TO 7/19/99)

28)  99-72     Amending Chapter 27.69 of the Lincoln Municipal Code by 
               adding a new Section 27.69.035 to declare a moratorium 
               prohibiting off-premise signs 150 square feet or greater 
               in area in all zoning districts for a period of five months.
               (AMENDED, 6-0; PASSED, 6-0; #17526)

29)  99-73     Change of Zone 3169 - Application of IMS Properties for a 
               change of zone from R-2 Residential to I-1 Industrial on 
               property generally located at S.W. 6th and West "E" Streets.
               (In connection w/99R-179) (PASSED, 6-0; #17527)

30)  99R-179   Waiving the requirements of the subdivision ordinance to 
               allow floodproofing rather than raising the ground elevation 
               to protect buildings within the floodplain, on property 
               generally located at S.W. 6th and West "O" Streets. (In
               connection w/99-73) (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-79599)

31)  99-74     Annexing approximately 57 acres of property generally 
               located between South 56th Street and South 66th Street 
               north of Pine Lake Road.  (7/6/99 - Sub. Ord. approved)
               (PASSED, 6-0; 17528)

32)  99-67     Amending §9.36.020 of the LMC to make it unlawful for 
               any person to sell, loan, or furnish any ammunition or 
               components thereof to any minor.   
               (ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 7/19/99, 6-0)

PENDING LIST     (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

33)  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)

34)  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)

35)  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)

36)  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)

37)  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)

38)  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)

39)  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)

40)  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)

41)  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)

42)  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)

43)  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)

44)  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)

45)  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)

46)  99R-134   Approving a recommendation that the Mayor amend
               Administrative Regulation #9 to allow for t he creation & 
               implementation of a take-home vehicle program for police 
               officers in targeted revitalization strategy areas.  
               (5/10/99 - Placed on Pending)

47)  99-58     Change of Zone 3167 - A.P.. 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.  (6/1/99 - Placed on Pending)

48)  99R-152   Authorizing acquisition of property contiguous with other
               city of Lincoln property in Sarpy County east of the Platte
               River. (6/28/99 - Action delayed for 3 weeks w/Pub. Hearing
               on 7/19/99) (ON PENDING INDEFINITELY, 5-0; FORTENBERRY ABSENT)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC HEARING 
ON MONDAY,  JULY 19, 1999: APPROVED, 5-0; FORTENBERRY ABSENT

49)   99R-189   Special Permit 1179 - App. of Concord Neighborhood 
                Corporation for authority to sell alcoholic beverages for 
                consumption on the premises at 3951 N. 27th St.



ADJOURNMENT 3:55 P.M.

UPCOMING HEARINGS

          Hearing date of Mon., July 19, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of
          Green & Glass, a partnership, dba Kerry O'Ryan's French Quarter
          for a Retail Class I Liquor License at 700 O St.

11)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS
     
     Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due for the month of
     May, 1999 from: Trans Nat'l Comm.,Atcall, Comdata, Frontier, LCI
     Int'l, Eclipse, Telegroup, Calls for Less, IBM Global. 
     (PLACED ON FILE)

     App. of St. John's Church at 731 Skyway Rd. to conduct a lottery within
     the City.  (Need motion to set hearing date for Mon., July 19, 1999 at
     1:30 p.m.) (APPROVED, 6-0)

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