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

                             ALL MEMBERS PRESENT.

  NOTE: MON., NOV. 22, 1999 WILL BE THE CITY COUNCIL 6:30 P.M. MEETING

PUBLIC HEARING LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)            App. of Sushi Factory, Inc. dba Sushi Factory for a Class I
               liquor license at 239 N. 14th St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79818.)

 2)            Man. App. of Steve T. Yuan for Sushi Factory, Inc. dba Sushi
               Factory at 239 N. 14th St. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0;
               A-79819.)

 3)            App. of Lincoln Firefighters Local #644 Reception Hall,
               L.L.C. for a Class I liquor license at 241 Applecreek Rd.
               (PUB. HEARING CONT'D & ACTION DELAYED 1 WEEK TO 11/1/99,
               7-0.)

 4)            Man. App. of Ormand Bernard Plautz for Lincoln Firefighters
               Local #644 Reception Hall, L.L.C. at 241 Applecreek Rd. 
               (PUB. HEARING CONT'D & ACTION DELAYED 1 WEEK TO
               11/1/99, 7-0.)

 5)            Man. App. of Anthony John Messineo for Valentino's of 
               Lincoln, Inc. dba Valentino's at 2701 S. 70th St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79820.)


PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES - 2ND READING
 (ITEMS 6 THRU 8 HAD PUBLIC HEARING.)

 6)  99-128    Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing approx.
               40 acres of property generally located at S. Coddington Ave.
               & W. Van Dorn St.  (In connection w/99R-312)

 7)  99-129    Change of Zone 3134A - App. of Judy Fricke to amend the
               Willow Springs P.U.D. to reduce the side yard from 10' to
               5' in the area zoned R-1, on property generally located 
               at S. 78th St. & Pioneers Blvd.

 8)  99-130    Change of Zone 67HP - App. of Sigma Chapter House of Kappa
               Kappa Gamma Sorority for a landmark designation for the 
               Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority House at 616 N. 16th St.

PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCE - 3RD READING

 9)  99-125    Change of Zone 3205 - App. of Michael Benes for a P.U.D.
               for 31,500 sq. ft. of commercial space & a change 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.  (10/25/99 - Pub. Hearing cont'd to 11/1/99 w/3rd
               Reading) (PUB. HEARING CONT'D W/3RD READING FOR 1 WEEK TO
               11/8/99, 7-0.)

10)  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)  (10/18/99 - Re-Scheduled
               for Pub. Hearing & 3rd Reading on 11/1/99)
               (PLACED ON PENDING, 7-0.)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

11)            App. of Pius X High School Booster Club - B.O.L.T. to 
               conduct a lottery within the City of Lincoln from Jan. 29
               to April 29, 2000. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79821.)

12)  99R-287   Use Permit 56E - App. of Kieffer & Co., Inc. 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) 
               (LOST, 0-7; #38-4318.)

13)  99R-310   Appointing Pat Egan to the Auditorium Advisory Board to fill
               an unexpired term expiring August 31, 2002. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79822.)

14)  99R-311   Appointing Karen Hand to the Parks & Recreation Advisory
               Board to fill an unexpired term expiring April 27, 2001.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79823.)

15)  99R-312   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Lee's Place 
               consisting of 131 single family dwelling units & two outlots
               on property generally located at S. Coddington Ave. & W. Van
               Dorn St.  (In  connection w/99-128)
               (ACTION DELAYED 1 WEEK TO 11/8/99, 7-0.)

16)  99R-313   Special Permit 1795 - App. of Sprint PCS to construct an 
               85' monopole tele-communications tower adjacent to an 
               existing sand elevator on property generally located at 
               923 N. 23rd St. (Appeal of Sprint PCS from Planning 
               Commission condition). (PUB. HEARING CONT'D & ACTION DELAYED
               FOR 1 WEEK TO 11/8/99, 7-0.)

17)  99R-314   Use Permit 116 - App. of Northern Lights, L.L.C. & Clayton
               Yeutter to construct 216,000 sq. ft. of commercial space 
               on property generally located at N. 84th & Holdrege Sts.
               (In connection w/99R-315) 
               (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79824.)

18)  99R-315   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Northern Lights 
               Commercial Center consisting of 23 commercial lots & one 
               outlot on property generally located at N. 84th & Holdrege
               Sts.  (In connection w/99R-314) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79825.)

19)  99R-316   Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims against
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth 
               therein for the period of Oct. 1 through 15, 1999.  
               (AMENDED TO EXCLUDE CLAIM OF PARKVIEW APARTMENTS, TO HAVE
               ACTION IN ONE WEEK, ALL OTHERS ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79826.)

20)  99R-317   Approving an Agreement. between the Lincoln Area Agency on
               Aging & the Seniors Foundation under which the Foundation
               will assist the Agency by providing fundraising services &
               support for various senior programs.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79827.)

21)  99R-318   Approving the official intent of the City, pursuant to IRS
               code, to reimburse the costs of constructing certain 
               improvements to the City's Solid Waste Management & Disposal
               System by issuing solid waste management revenue bonds. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79828.)

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

22)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Setting hearing date of Mon., Nov. 15, 1999, at 1:30 p.m.
               on the App. of Blue Heron, Inc. dba Blue Heron Wine Bar &
               Bistro for a Retail Class C Liquor License at 555 S. 48th,
               #F. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79829.)

               Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due for
               the month of Sept., 1999 from: AT&T Comms. of the Midwest,
               Coast Internat'l, Frontier Comms. Services, & Network 
               Billing Systems. (PLACED ON FILE)

               Lincoln Water & Wastewater System Recapitulation of Daily 
               Cash Receipts for Oct. 1999. (PLACED ON FILE)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

23)            Clerk's Letter &  Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & 
               Resolutions passed on Oct. 18, 1999. (PLACED ON FILE)

24)            Investment of Funds.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79830.)

25)            Assessment Resolutions for Downtown Core & Perimeter 
               Management & Enhancement Dist. & Downtown Maintenance Dist. 
               for Board of Equalization, Mon., Nov. 8, 1999, at 10:00 a.m.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0.)

26)            Request of Public Works to set the hearing date of Mon., 
               Nov. 22, 1999 at 6:30 p.m. & place on the formal City 
               Council Agenda the following:
               99R-326   To provide the authority to construct a Paving 
                         Unit on 72nd St. from Havelock Ave. to Morrill
                         Ave. (APPROVED, 7-0.)

27)            Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomms. Occ. Tax as
               follows: Final Return:  Long Distance International;
               Sept. & Oct., 1999: Executive Answering Service; 
               Sept., 1999: Nxtel West Corp., Sprint Comm. Co., 
               Shaffer Comms., Association Administrators, & I-Link Comms. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING (ITEMS 28 THRU 31 HAD 1ST READING.)

28)  99-131    Change of Zone 3211 - App. of McDonald's Corp. to amend 
               §27.69.240 of the LMC to increase the area of menu
               board signs.

29)  99-132    Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing 
               approx. 10 acres of property generally located 1/3 mile
               south of 84th & Old Cheney Rd.

30)  99-133    Amending Chapter 9.16 of the LMC by adding a new section
               numbered 9.16.185 to make it unlawful for any person to
               intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly spit or expectorate
               upon another person.

31)  99-134    Amending §2.04.020 of the LMC to prohibit the use of 
               any mobile, portable, or wireless communication device in
               any meeting of the City Council.

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING (AND RELATED RESOLUTIONS - HAD PUB. HEARING)
  
32)  99-121    Change of Zone 3162 - App. of David Chambers for a change
               from R-3 Residential to AG Agricultural & from AG Agri-
               cultural to R-3 Residential on pro-perty generally located
               at NW 56th St. south of W. Adams St.  (In connection
               w/99-122, 99R-298, 99R-299, 99R-300, 99R-307) 
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17565.)

33)  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 connection w/99-121, 99R-298,
               99R-299, 99R-300, 99R-307) (PASSED, 7-0; #17566.)

34)  99R-298   Comp. Plan Amend. 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)  (10/25/99 - Action 
               delayed 1 week to 11/1/99) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79831.)

35)  99R-299   Special Permit 1740 - App. of David Chambers to develop
               View Pointe West C.U.P. consisting of 178 single family
               dwelling units & 140 multi-family dwel-ling 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)
               (10/25/99 - Action delayed 1 week to 11/1/99)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79832.)

36)  99R-300   Accepting & approving the Pre. 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) (10/25/99 - Action delayed 1 week to 
               11/1/99) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79833.)

37)  99R-307   Approving an annexation agreement 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)  (10/25/99 - Action delayed 1 week to 11/1/99)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79834.)

38)  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) 
               (10/25/99 - Removed from Pending for action on 11/1/99)
               (INDEFINITELY POSTPONED, 7-0; #38-4319.)

39)  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)  (10/25/99 - Removed from Pending for action on 
               11/1/99) (INDEFINITELY POSTPONED, 7-0; #38-4320.)

40)  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)  (10/25/99 - Removed from Pending for action on
               11/1/99) (INDEFINITELY POSTPONED, 7-0; #38-4321.)

41)  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) 
               (MOTION TO PLACE ON PENDING, LOST, 3-4; FORTENBERRY, MCROY,
               & COOK ASSENTING; PASSED, 4-3; FORTENBERRY, MCROY & COOK
               DISSENTING; #17567.)

 42) 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) 
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17568.)

43)  99R-301   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of North Hills on
               property generally loca-ted 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)
               (10/25/99 - Action delayed 1 week to 11/1/99) 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79835.)

44)  99-126    Vacating portions of "M", "N", & S. 8th Sts. between "M" 
               & "N" Sts. on the west side of S. 8th St. 
               (PLACED ON PENDING, 7-0.)

45)  99-127    Vacating a portion of the north-south alley generally
               located between N. 49th & N. 50th Sts. & Madison & St. Paul
               Avenues. (PASSED, 7-0; #17569.)

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 "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)  (10/25/99 - Rmoved from
               Pending for action on 11/1/99) (PASSED, 7-0; #17570.)

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)  (10/25/99 - Removed from Pending for action on 
               11/1/99) (PASSED, 7-0; #17571.)


PENDING LIST (EXTENDED ONE WEEK.)

48)  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)

49)  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)

50)  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)

51)  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)

52)  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)

53)  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)

54)  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)

55)  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)

56)  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)

57)  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)

58)  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)

59)  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)

60)  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)

61)  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)

62)  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.  (10/18/99 - Placed
               on Pending)

63)  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.  (10/25/99 - Placed on Pending)

64)            Man. App. of Jon Mackey for Famous Dave's Ribs-U, Inc. dba 
               Famous Dave's at 2750 Pine Lake Rd.  (10/25/99 - Placed on
               Pending for Report)
Continuation of Action
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