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        ACTION FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
             MONDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 1999 AT 1:30 P.M.

                   ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

NOTE:  ALL REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS IN DECEMBER 
     BEGIN AT 1:30 P.M.

NO REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS:  MONDAY, DECEMBER 27, 1999
                                   MONDAY, JANUARY 3, 2000


PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)            App. of Point After Inc. dba Point After for an
               addition of its existing Class I liquor license of an
               area approx. 40' by 16' to the east at 1011 W. Dawes
               Ave. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-79874)
   

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

 2)  99-135    Change of Zone 3198 - App. of Quin-C, Inc. for a change
               from R-1 to R-2 Residential on property generally
               located at S. 62nd St. & Old Cheney Rd.  (In connection
               w/99R-332, 99R-333)   (WITHDRAWN, 7-0; #38-4322)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 3)  99R-332   Special Permit 1786 - App. of Quin-C, Inc. to develop
               Black Forest Estates C.U.P. consisting of 88 dwelling
               units on property generally located at S. 62nd St. &
               Old Cheney Rd.  (In connection w/99-135, 99R-333)
               (ACTION W/O P.H. DELAYED 1 WK TO 12/6/99, 7-0)

 4)  99R-333   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Black Forest
               Estates on property gener-lly located at S. 62nd St. &
               Old Cheney Rd. including waivers of the require-ents
               for a sidewalk along the west side of Black Forest Dr.,
               a roll-over curb section, & a low flow liner.  (In
               connection w/99-135, 99R-332) (ACTION W/O P.H.
               DELAYED 1 WK TO 12/6/99, 7-0)
     
 5)  99R-341   Approving a 3-yr. contract between the City & the
               Lincoln Journal Star for the publishing of public
               notices & advertisements on behalf of the City. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79875)
 
 6)  99R-342   Appointing John Lorenzen & J. Matthew Morrissey to the
               Water Conditioning Board of Examiners for 3-yr. terms
               expiring Sept. 4, 2002. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79876)

 7)  99R-343   Appointing Gerald Schleich to the Lincoln Housing
               Authority Board to fill an unexpired term expiring July
               1, 2003. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79877)

 8)  99R-344   Approving an Amendment to the Contract between the
               City, Lancaster County, & River Oaks Communications to
               extend consulting services related to telecommunications
	       & personal wireless services & approved
               City funding of $12,000 plus expenses. (ADOPTED,
               7-0; A-79878)

 9)  99R-345   Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims
               against the City & approving disposition of claims set
               forth therein for the period of Nov. 1 through 15,
               1999. (AMENDED TO DELAY CLAIM ON MARGARET KNAPP
               FOR 1 WEEK, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-79879)

10)  99R-346   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Timber Valley on
               property generally located at S.W. 31st & W. "A" Sts. &
               approving waivers of the subdivision ordinance for curb
               & gutter in W. "A" St., block length in Block 3, & a
               low flow liner in Outlot A. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79880)

11)            Assessment Resolutions for Special Assessment Group
               III, Board of Equalization meeting, Dec. 6, 1999, at
               10:00 A.M. (APPROVED, 7-0)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 12)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Setting Date of Mon., Dec. 13, 1999 at 1;30 p.m. on the
               app. of Sside, Inc. dba "Southside Grille" for a Retail
               Class "I" Liquor License at 5600 S. 48th St.  
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-79873)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

13)            Clerk's Letter &  Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Nov. 15, 1999. (PLACED ON FILE)

14)            Investment of Funds. (NONE)         

15)            Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due
               for the month of Oct., 1999 from I-Link Comm., Frontier
               Comm., Working Assets,, Nextel West Corp.  
               (PLACED ON FILE)

16)            Report from City Treasurer of Franchise fee from
               UtiliCorp United Gas Co. (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING (ITEM 17 HAD 1ST READING)

17)  99-138    Amending Chapter 5.20 of the LMC to allow closing hours
               for public dances to be extended until 3:00 a.m. on
               January 1, 2000.


RESOLUTIONS - FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

18)   99R-326   Ordering Construction of Paving Unit 134 in 72nd
                St. from Havelock Ave. to Morrill Ave. - (11/22/99
                - Tie Vote - Cont. to 11/29/99) (ACTION
                DELAYED FOR 2 WEEKS TO 12/13/99, 7-0)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING - NONE


PENDING LIST     (EXTENDED 1 WEEK.  SEE ITEMS 32 & 38)

19)  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)

20)  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)

21)  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)

22)  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)

23)  97-142    Change of Zone 3076 - App. of Dustrol,  Inc. for a
               change from AG Agricul-tural 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)

24)  98-153    Change of Zone 3141 - App. of Randy Rohlmeier for a
               change from R-2 Resi-dential to I-1 Industrial, on
               property generally located at the southwest corner of
               N. 33rd St. & Leighton Ave.  (9/21/98 - Placed on
               Pending)

25)  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)

26)  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)

27)  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)

28)  99R-152   Authorizing acquisition of property contiguous with
               other city of Lincoln pro-perty 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)

29)  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)

30)  99-93     Amending the corporate limits of the City by annexing
               approx. 45 acres of pro-perty generally located at S.
               14th St. & Mockingbird Lane North.  (8/23/99 - Placed
               on Pending for 6 months)

31)  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)

32)  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) (REMOVED FROM PENDING FOR P.H.
               ON 12/6/99, 6-0; SHOECRAFT ABSENT)

33)  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)

34)  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)

35)            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)



36)  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 loca-ted at 7401
               Pioneers Blvd. (11/1/99 - Placed on Pending) 

37)  99-126    Vacating portions of "M", "N", & S. 8th Sts. between
               "M" & "N" Sts. on the west side of S. 8th St.  (11/1/99
               - Placed on Pending)

38)  99R-338   Approving a Conservation Easement Agrmt. between the
               City & Long View Estates, Inc. to encourage & preserve
               the wetlands in an area generally located at S.W. 
               40th & W. Van Dorn Sts. (REMOVED FROM
               PENDING FOR P.H. ON 12/6/99, 6-0; SHOECRAFT ABSENT)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC 
     HEARING ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 1999.APPROVED, 6-0; SHOECRAFT 
                                              ABSENT.

39)  99R-347   Reappointing Steve Masters to the District Energy
               Corporation for a two-year term expiring Dec. 31, 2001.

40)  99R-348   Appointing Matt Morrissey to the Gas Piping Exam Board
               to fill an unexpired term expiring April 1, 2000.

41)  99R-349   Appointing John Benson to the Housing Advisory &
               Appeals Board to fill an unexpired term expiring Jan.
               31, 2001.

42)  99R-350   Appointing Maurice Carlton & Dean Clawson to the
               Veterans Memorial Garden Advisory Committee for 3-yr.
               terms expiring Oct. 2, 2002.

43)  99R-351   Reappointing William Delaney & Mabel Stamler to the
               Veterans Memorial Garden Advisory Committee for 3-yr.
               terms expiring Oct. 2, 2002.

44)  99R-352   Approving the use of public right-of-way by Galaxy
               Cablevision for the installation of a fiber optic cable
               in 17th & 18th Sts. from Bryan LGH W. to 17th & L Sts. 

45)  99R-353   Authorizing the development of project concepts between
               the City, County, & State for the widening of Hwy. 34
               between Nebraska Highway 79 & interchange of Interstate
               80 & 180.

46)  99R-355   Special Permit 1527A - App. of Lezlie Patton to amend
               Pelican Bay Community Unit Plan to reduce the rear yard
               setback from 40' to 35' on property generally located
               at 1230 Pelican Bay Place.


47)  99R-356   Special Permit 1790 - App. of Long View Estates Inc. to
               develop Long View Estates Community Unit Plan
               consisting of 50 dwelling units on property generally
               located at S.W. 40th & W. Van Dorn Sts.  (In Connection
               w/99R-357, 99R-338)

48)  99R-357   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Long View
               Estates on property generally located at S.W. 40th & W.
               Van Dorn Sts. & approving waivers to the requirements
               of sidewalk, storm water detention, landscape screen,
               street lights, street trees, & block length.  ( In
               Connection w/99R-356, 99R-338)

49)  99R-358   Special Permit 1810 - App. of Robert Ahrens to
               construct a parking lot in a residential district on
               property generally located on S. 14th St. between
               Stockwell & Burnham.


ADJOURNMENT  4:15 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Mon., Dec. 6, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of B
     & R Stores, Inc. dba Super Saver III at 5460 S. 56th
     St., Russ's Market at 2840 S. 70th, & Russ's Market at
     4400 S. 33rd Ct. for Liquor Catering Licenses. 

     Hearing date of Mon., Dec. 6, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of
     Robert L. Frerichs dba Tobacco Store for a Retail Class B Liquor
     License at 2633 Randolph. 

     Hearing date of Mon., Dec. 6, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of
     Kmart Corp. dba Big Kmart #7553 for a Retail Class B & K Liquor
     License at 5601 S. 59th St.


                  SPECIAL JOINT PUBLIC HEARING

           LINCOLN CITY COUNCIL/STATE HIGHWAY COMMISSION

                EAST "O" ST. WIDENING DESIGN PROJECT

                 MON., NOV. 29, 1999 AT 6:30 P.M.


	99-136     Authorizing widening, reconstruction, &
                   improvement of E. "O" St. from 52nd to Wedgewood
                   Dr. & acquisition of necessary right-of-way.


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