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         Action From The Regular City Council Meeting To Be Held
                   Monday, October 18, 1999 At 1:30 p.m.

                          ALL MEMBERS PRESENT.

NOTE:  OCT. 25, 1999 CITY COUNCIL MEETING WILL BE AT 6:30 P.M.

PUBLIC HEARING LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)            App. of Ogden Entertainment, Inc. dba Pershing Municipal
               Auditorium for a Liquor Catering License at 226 Centennial
               Mall South. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79787.)

 2)            App. of TTM Inc. dba Mouse's Library for an addition to its
               Class C liquor license of an area approx. 50' by 53' to the
               south at 1644 P St. (PUB. HEARING CONT'D 1 WEEK TO 10/25/99,
               6-0; CAMP ABSENT.)

 3)            App. of Thai & US Exports, Inc. dba Great Scott's Food Court
               for a Retail Class J Liquor License at 3111 NW 12th St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79788.)

 4)            Man. App. of Vichol Chinsomboon for Thai & US Exports, Inc.
               dba Great Scott's Food Court at 3111 NW 12th St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79789.)


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

 5)  99-118    Amending Chapter 9.44 of the LMC to allow the sale & use 
               of fireworks for the year 2000 celebration.

 6)  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.

 7)  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.


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 8)  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.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79790.)

 9)  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. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79791.)

10)  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 thru 30, 1999.  
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79792.)

11)  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. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79793.)

12)  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. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79794.)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

13)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

14)            Clerk's Letter &  Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & 
               Resolutions passed on Oct. 4, 1999. (PLACED ON FILE)

15)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79798.)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING (ITEMS 16 THRU 22 HAD 1ST READING.)

16)  99-121    Change of Zone 3162 - App. of David Chambers for a change 
               from R-3 Residential to AG Agricultural & from AG 
               Agricultural to R-3 Residential on property generally 
               located at NW 56th St. south of W. Adams St.  (In connection
               w/99-122, 99R-298, 99R-299, 99R-300, 99R-307)

17)  99-122    Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing approx.
               60 acres of property generally located at NW 56th St. south
               of W. Adams St.  (In con-nection w/99-121, 99R-298, 99R-299,
               99R-300, 99R-307)

18)  99-123    Change of Zone 3174 - App. of Southview Inc. & Ridge 
               Development Co. for a change from R-3 Residential to B-2 
               Planned Neighborhood Business on property generally located
               at N. 14th & Morton Sts.  (In connection w/99-124, 99R-301)

19)  99-124    Change of Zone 3175 - App. of Southview Inc. & Ridge 
               Development Co. for a change from B-2 Planned Neighborhood
               Business to R-3 Residential on property generally located 
               at N. 14th & Morton Sts.  (In connection w/99-123, 99R-301)

20)  99-125    Change of Zone 3205 - App. of Michael Benes for a Planned 
               Unit Development for 31,500 sq. ft. of commercial space & 
               a change of zone from P Public to R-2 Residential PUD, from
               I-1 Industrial to R-2 Residential PUD, P Public to I-1
               Industrial PUD, from I-1 Industrial to I-1 Industrial PUD, 
               & from R-2 Residential to I-1 Industrial PUD on property 
               generally located at 722 Hill St.

21)  99-126    Vacating portions of "M", "N", & S. 8th Sts. between "M" & 
               "N" Sts. on the west side of S. 8th St.

22)  99-127    Vacating a portion of the north-south alley generally 
               located between N. 49th & N. 50th Sts. & Madison & St. Paul
               Avenues.


RESOLUTIONS - FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

23)  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 south-
               west corner of S. 70th St. & Old Cheney Rd.  (In connection
               w/99-117, 99R-290)    (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79799.)

24)  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) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79800.)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

25)  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. 
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17561.)

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

27)  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) (PASSED, 7-0; #17562.)

28)  99-112    Amending §12.08.270 of the LMC to allow not more than
               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) (LOST, 0-7; #38-4316.)


PENDING LIST (EXTENDED ONE WEEK. SEE ITEM 31.)

29)  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)

30)  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)

31)  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)  (10/11/99 - Scheduled for
               Pub. Hearing & 3rd Reading on 10/25/99) (CHANGED PUB.
               HEARING & 3RD READING DATE TO 11/1/99, 7-0.)

32)  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)

33)  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)

34)  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)

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)  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)

38)  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)

39)  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)

40)  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)

41)  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)

42)  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)

43)  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)

44)  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)

45)  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)

46)  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 "Asso-ciate 
               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)


47)  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)

48)  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.  (10/11/99 - Placed on 
               Pending until 11/1/99 for Pub. Hearing & Action)

49)  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.  (10/11/99 - Placed on Pending)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC 
HEARING ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, 1999. (APPROVED, 7-0.)

50)  99R-296   Approving the distribution of funds representing interest 
               earnings on short-term investments of Idle Funds for the 
               fiscal year ending 8/31/99

51)  99R-297   Approving the StarTran Rate Schedule for an increase of Ride 
               N Shop fare from 37.5¢ to 40¢.

52)  99R-298   Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 94-39 - Amending the 1994 
               Comp. Plan to extend the Future Service Limits & to change 
               the future land use from Agricultural to Urban Residential & 
               from Urban Residential to Agricultural, on property generally
               located at NW 56th St. & W. Adams St.  (In connection 
               w/99-121, 99-122, 99R-299, 99R-300, 99R-307)

53)  99R-299   Special Permit 1740 - App. of David Chambers to develop View 
               Pointe West Community Unit Plan consisting of 178 single 
               family dwelling units & 140 multi-family dwelling units on 
               property generally located at NW 56th St. & W. Adams St.  
               (In connection w/99-121, 99-122, 99R-298, 99R-300, 99R-307)

54)  99R-300   Accepting & approving the preliminary plat of View Pointe 
               West on property generally located at NW 56th St. south of
               W. Adams St., & waiving the requirements for street paving
               for NW 56th St., block length to exceed 1.320', & a low flow
               liner requirement.  (In connection w/99-121, 99-122, 99R-298,
               99R-299, 99R-307)

55)  99R-307   Approving an Annexation Agrmt. between the City & David 
               Chambers with regard to the annexation of approx. 60 acres 
               of land generally located at NW 56th St. south of W. Adams 
               St.  (In connection w/99-121, 99-122, 99R-298, 99R-299, 
               99R-300)

56)  99R-301   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of North Hills on 
               property generally located at N. 14th & Morton Sts., & a 
               waiver of the design standards to permit block length to 
               exceed 1200', allowing large medians for cul-de-sacs, 
               requiring an outlot to front upon a street, & a low flow 
               liner requirement.  (In connection w/99-123, 99-124)

57)  99R-302   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of High Pointe North 
               Commercial Center on property generally located at N. 27th
               St. & Wildcat Dr.

58)  99R-303   Waiving the subdivision requirement for a 3 to 1 depth to 
               width ratio for Lot 2, Ernst Subdivision, generally located 
               on the east side of S. 112th St., ½ mile south of "O" St.

59)  99R-304   Waiving the design standards in Hendrick's 3rd Add. for 
               installation of sidewalks, street trees, & the 3 to 1 depth 
               to width ratio on property generally located on the south 
               side of Cornhusker Hwy. & west side of N. 70th St.

60)  99R-305   Special Permit 277F - App. of Richard Penn to amend the Pine
               Lake Community Unit Plan to allow a reduction in the side 
               yard setback from 15' to 10', on property generally located 
               on Perry Cir. in Pine Lake 4th Add.

61)  99R-306   Special Permit 1801 - App. of Robert L. Frerichs for 
               authority to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off 
               the premises at 2633 Randolph St.

62)  99R-308   Approving a 3-yr. Financial Consulting Service Agrmt.
               between the City & Ameritas Investment Corp.


ADJOURNMENT  2:50 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing 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.

     Hearing 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,

     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 W. Benton, 3092 "T", 621 N. 70th, 727 "C", 6421 Holdrege, 5335
     Stockwell.

13)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS
     
          Setting hearing date of Mon., Nov. 8, 1999, at 10:00 a.m. on the
          Board of Equalization Meeting for Downtown Core, Perimeter 
          Management & Enhancement Dists. & Downtown Maintenance Dist.
          (APPROVED, 7-0.)

          Setting hearing date of Mon., Nov. 1, 1999, at 1:30 p.m. on the
          App. of Lincoln Firefighters Local #644 Reception Hall LLC for a
          Retail Class I Liquor License at 241 Applecreek Rd.
          (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79795.)

          Setting hearing date of Mon., Nov. 1, 1999, at 1:30 p.m. on the 
          App. of Sushi Factory, Inc. dba Sushi Factory for a Retail Class I
          Liquor License at 239 N. 14th St.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79796.)

          Setting hearing date of Mon., Nov. 1, 1999, at 1:30 p.m. on 
          the Man. App. of Anthony John Messineo for Valentino's of Lincoln,
          Inc. at 2701 S. 70th St.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79797.)

          Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due for the month
          of Sept., 1999 from ATS Mobile Telephone. (PLACED ON FILE)

          Special Permit 1806 - App. of Michael J. Dillon to erect & operate
          a wireless communications facility for Sprint Spectrum on property
          generally located at 4101 W. O St. (REFERRED TO PLANNING)

          App. of Parish of North American Martyrs at 931 W. Harvest Dr., 
          Lincoln, to conduct a raffle within the City. (HEARING DATE
          SET FOR MON., OCT. 25, 1999 AT 6:30 P.M., 7-0.)

          App. of Pius X High School Booster Club of 6000 "A" Lincoln to 
          conduct a Lottery within the City. (HEARING DATE SET FOR 
          MON., NOV. 1, 1999 AT 1:30 P.M., 7-0.)

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