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               ACTION FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                 MONDAY, OCTOBER 11, 1999 AT 1:30 P.M.

                    ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)            App. of Maximum Impact, Inc. dba Alexandrea for a Retail
               Class I Liquor License at 1033 "O" St. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL
               ON CONDITION THAT COMMISSION WOULD REVIEW 53-177 OF NE.
               LIQUOR CONTROL ACT, 5-2; FORTENBERRY & SENG DISSENTING;
               A-79775)

 2)            Man. App. of Christopher K. Holland for Maximum Impact, Inc.
               dba Alexandrea at 1033 "O" St. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0;
               A-79776)

 3)            App. of D & D Partnership, David K. Martin & Daniel J. 
               Alberts for a Retail Class IK Liquor License combined with 
               Liquor Catering License at 2608 Park Blvd. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79777)

 4)            App. of  D & D Partnership, David K. Martin & Daniel J. 
               Alberts for a Retail Class I Liquor License at 2602 Park
               Blvd. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79778)


PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES -  
2ND READING  (ITEMS 5 THRU 7 HAD 2ND READING)

 5)  99-115    Change of Zone 3203 - App. of Time Warner/Cablevision to 
               amend §27.63.225 of the LMC to add cable communications
               as a public utility purpose for permitted special use. 

 6)  99-116    Change of Zone 3208- App. of the Planning Director to delete 
               the 50' Building Line Dist. along the north side of Pioneers
               Blvd. abutting Lot 2, Brockemeyer Add., generally located at
               S. 84th St. & Pioneers Blvd.

 7)  99-117    Change of Zone 3181 - App. of Zane & Ethel Fairchild for a
               change from AGR Agricultural Residential & R-1 Residential
               to R-3 Residential on property generally located at the 
               southwest corner of S. 70th St. & Old Cheney Rd.  (In
               connection w/99R-288, 99R-290)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 8)  99R-285   Approving an Interlocal Agrmt. between the City & Lincoln 
               Public Schools to provide 8 police officers as School 
               Resource Officers for the 99-00 school year.  
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79779)

 9)  99R-286   Special Permit 1791 - App. of Cedars Youth Services to 
               develop a health care facility for 34 children or youth on 
               property generally located 1430 South St. (DELAYED ACTION &
               CONT. PUBLIC HEARING FOR 1 WEEK TO 10/18/99, 7-0)

10)  99R-287   Use Permit 56E - App. of Kieffer & Co., Inc. to amend Use 
               Permit 56 to allow a 265.3 sq. ft. pole sign on property 
               generally located at the northeast corner of the 
               intersection of N. 27th St. & Cornhusker Hwy.  (Request to 
               Continue)  (DELAYED ACTION & CONT. PUBLIC HEARING FOR 3
               WEEKS TO 11/1/99, 7-0)

11)  99R-288   Comp. Plan Amendment 94-37 - App. of the Planning Director
               to change the Land Use Plan from :Low Density Residential 
               to Urban Residential on property generally located at the 
               southwest corner of S. 70th St. & Old Cheney Rd.  (In
               connection w/99-117, 99R-290) (DELAYED ACTION FOR 1 WEEK TO
               10/18/99, 7-0)

12)  99R-289   Comp. Plan Amendment 94-38 - App. of the Planning Director 
               to incorporate the Beal Slough Basin Stormwater Master Plan
               by reference as an approved component of the Comprehensive 
               Plan. (PLACED ON PENDING, 7-0)

13)  99R-290   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Fairchild Estates for
               nine single family lots, one lot for elderly housing & a 
               domiciliary care facility on property generally located at
               the southwest corner of S. 70th St. & Old Cheney Rd.  (In
               connection w/99-117, 99R-288) 
               (ACTION DELAYED FOR ONE WEEK TO 10/18/99, 7-0)

14)  99R-291   Approving an amendment to the Block 35 Compulsory Rehabili-
               tation Agrmt. to adjust the responsibility for the 
               installation & construction of site improvements between 
               the City & Developer. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79780)

15)            App. of Friends of Lied to conduct a raffle within the City 
               of Lincoln from Oct. 20, 1999 to Jan. 15, 2000. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79781)

16)            Remembering & Honoring Melvin Jones & expressing sympathy.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79782)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

17)            Petition to Vacate Public Way Parcel 1: the westerly 25' of
               N. 8th St. adjacent to: Lot 12, Bock 32, Orig. Lincoln, & 
               Lot 1, Candy Factory Sub., & the east-west alley adjacent 
               thereto; & Parcel 2: The Southerly 8' of Q St. adjacent to:
               Lot 1, Candy Factory Sub., & Parcel 1 above submitted by B 
               & J Partnership.  (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

18)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

19)            Clerk's Letter &  Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & 
               Resolutions passed on Sept. 27, 1999. (PLACED ON FILE)

20)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79785)

21)            Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due as 
               follows: July & Aug., 1999:  Nextel West Corp.; Aug., 1999:
               Excel Telecomm., LCI Inter-national Telecom, MCI Telecomms.,
               Calls for Less, Eclipse Telecomms., IBM Global Services, 
               Trans National Comms., & Comdata Telecom.  (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEMS 22 THRU 24 HAD 1ST READING)

22)  99-118    Amending Chapter 9.44 of the LMC to allow the sale & use of 
               fireworks for the year 2000 celebration.

23)  99-119    Approving a 50-year Easement Agrmt. between the City & the 
               Dept. of the Army on the Ashland-Army National Guard Camp 
               property in Saunders County, Nebraska.

24)  99-120    Vacating the westerly 25' of N. 8th St. lying between P & Q
               Sts. & the south 8' of Q St. adjacent to Lot 1, Candy 
               Factory Subdivision.


RESOLUTIONS - FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

25)  99R-277   Approving the Lincoln Ballpark Proj. Interlocal Agrmt. 
               between the City, University of Nebraska, & the Railroad 
               Transportation Safety Dist. to cooperate in the development 
               of the Ballpark Proj. including related public & railroad
               safety improvements. (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED,
               7-0; A-79786)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING - NONE

PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED ONE WEEK.  SEE ITEM NO. 28)

26)  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)

27)  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)

28)  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) (REMOVED FROM PENDING TO
               HAVE 3RD READING W/PUB. HEARING ON 10/25/99, 7-0)

29)  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)

30)  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)

31)  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)

32)  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)

33)  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)

34)  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 a
               pprox. 550' to the south line of Airport Heights 1st Add.
               (In connection w/99-24) (4/5/99 - Placed on Pending)

35)  99-24     Creating Sewer Dist. 1172 from a point located 150' south-
               west 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)

36)  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)

37)  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)

38)  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.  (6/1/99 - Placed on Pending)

39)  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)  (7/12/99 - To remain on Pending indefinitely)

40)  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.  (7/26/99 - Placed on Pending till 2/1/2000)

41)  99-93     Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing approx.
               45 acres of property generally located at S. 14th St. & 
               Mockingbird Lane North.  (8/23/99 - Placed on Pending for
               6 months)

42)  98-104    Vacating the alley north of W. C St. & west of SW 1st St.
               (9/7/99 - 2nd Sub. Ord. Accepted.  Placed on Pending)

43)  99-112    Amending §12.08.270 of the LMC to allow not more that 6
               special liquor permits per year for Pershing Auditorium 
               sponsored or co-sponsored events at Pinewood Bowl in 
               Pioneers Park.  (10/4/99 - 3rd Reading/Action Delayed for 2
               weeks to 10/18/99)

44)  99-113    Amending pay schedules of employees whose classifications 
               are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "C" by 
               creating the job classifications of "Associate Engineering 
               Specialist" & "Engineering Specialist" & amending pay 
               schedules of employees whose classifications are assigned to 
               the pay range pre-fixed by the letter "A" by adding the job 
               classification of "Senior Engineering Specialist."  
               (10/4/99 - Placed on Pending)

45)  99-114    Amending pay schedules of employees whose classifications 
               are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "M" by 
               creating the job classifications of "Associate Engineering,"
               "Engineer," & "Senior Engineer."  (10/4/99 - Placed on 
               Pending)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC 
HEARING ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 18, 1999.APPROVED, 7-0.

46)  99R-292   Ordering Sewer Dist. 1173 constructed from a point in 7th 
               St. located approx. 250' north of Ogden Rd. to a point in 
               10th St. located approx. 650' north of Superior St.

47)  99R-293   Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims against 
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth therein 
               for the period of Sept. 16 through 30, 1999.

48)  99R-294   Approving an Interlocal Agrmt. between the City & the 
               Nebraska Municipal Natural Gas Regulation Act Rate Area III 
               for combined efforts in the regulatory review & rate hearing
               application on a gas rate increase.

49)  99R-295   Approving an Addendum to the Interlocal Agrmt. between the 
               City & County to include the Lower Platte Natural Resources
               Dist. in the Geographic Information System Advisory 
               Committee.




ADJOURNMENT 3:35 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Mon., Oct. 18, 1999 at 1:30 p.m on the App. of Ogden 
     Entertainment, Inc. dba Pershing Municipal Auditorium for a Liquor 
     Catering License at 226 Centennial Mall South.  (Request to delay 
     Pub. Hearing to 11/1/99)

     Hearing date of Mon., Oct. 18, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the request of
     TTM, Inc. dba Mouse's Library for an addition to their licensed 
     premise at 1644 P St.

     Hearing date of Mon., Oct. 18, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of Thai
     & US Exports, Inc. dba Great Scott's Food Court for a Retail Class J
     Liquor License at 3111 NW 12th St.

18)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS
     
     Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due as follows: 
     Aug., 1999:  Lincoln Celtelco; Sept., 1999: One Call
     Communications. (PLACED ON FILE)

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

     Request from Public Works for the creation of ornament lighting 
     districts in Stockwell St from 20th St. to 27th St., all of Bradfield 
     Dr., all of Manse Ave., all of Stratford Ave., & Woodsdale Area west 
     of 27th St. to 20th St., Van Dorn St. south to High Street. 
     (REFERRED TO PUBLIC WORKS)

     Setting date of Mon., Oct. 25, 1999 at 6:30 p.m. on the App. of 
     O'Fourteen, Inc. dba "Woody's Pub" for a Retail Class "C" Liquor
     License at 101 N. 14th St., #6. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79783)

     Setting date of Mon., Oct. 25, 1999 at 6:30 p.m. on the App. of Famous 
     Dave's Ribs-U, Inc. dba "Famous Dave's" for a Retail Class "I" Liquor 
     License at 2750 Pine Lake Rd,  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79784)

     Setting hearing date of Mon., Oct. 25, 1999, at 6:30 p.m on the 
     Assessment cost for removal of offensive substances on the following 
     properties:  4419 Cleveland, 4342 Madison, 2827 "U", 815-17 Plum, 
     3435 "R", 4009 Everett, 4806 West Benton, 3092 "T", 621 N. 70th, 727
     "C", 6421 Holdrege, 5335 Stockwell. (APPROVED, 7-0)






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