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           AGENDA For The Regular City Council Meeting To Be Held
                    Monday, December 6, 1999 At 1:30 p.m.


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

                  MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE


PUBLIC HEARING LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)       App. of Robert L. Frerichs dba Tobacco Store for a Class B 
          Liquor License at 2633 Randolph St.

 2)       App. of Kmart Corporation dba Big Kmart #7553 for a Class B & 
          K Liquor License at 5601 S. 59th St.

 3)       Man. App. of Mary Jean Griess for Kmart Corp. dba Big Kmart 
          #7553 at 5601 S. 59th St.

 4)       App. of B & R Stores, Inc. dba Super Saver III for a Liquor 
          Catering License at 5460 S. 56th St.

 5)       App. of B & R Stores, Inc. dba Russ's Market for a Liquor 
          Catering License at 2840 S. 70th St.

 6)       App. of B & R Stores, Inc. dba Russ's Market for a Liquor 
          Catering License at 4400 S. 33rd Ct.


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING 

 7)  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.


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 8)  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.  (11/29/99 - Removed from Pending for Public Hearing
               12/6/99)


 9)  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.
               VanDorn Sts. (11/22/99 - Public Hearing Cont. to
               12/6/99) (In connection w/99R-356, 99R-357)

10)  99R-356   Special Permit 1790 - App. of Long View Estates Inc. to 
               develop Long View Estates C.U.P. consisting of 50 dwelling 
               units on property generally located at S.W. 40th & W. Van 
               Dorn Sts.  (In connection w/99R-357, 99R-338)

11)  99R-357   Accepting & approving the preliminary plat of Long View 
               Estates on property generally located at S.W. 40th & W. Van
               Dorn Sts. & approving waivers to the requirements of side-
               walk, storm water detention, landscape screen, street 
               lights, street trees, & block length. (In connection 
               w/99R-356, 99R-338)

12)  99R-347   Reappointing Steve Masters to the District Energy 
               Corporation for a two-year term expiring Dec. 31, 2001.

13)  99R-348   Appointing Matt Morrissey to the Gas Piping Exam Board to
               fill an unexpired term expiring April 1, 2000.

14)  99R-349   Appointing John Benson to the Housing Advisory & Appeals 
               Board to fill an unexpired term expiring Jan. 31, 2001.

15)  99R-350   Appointing Maurice Carlton & Dean Clawson to the Veterans 
               Memorial Garden Advisory Committee for 3-yr. terms expiring
               Oct. 2, 2002.

16)  99R-351   Reappointing William Delaney & Mabel Stamler to the Veterans
               Memorial Garden Advisory Committee for 3-yr. terms expiring 
               Oct. 2, 2002.

17)  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. 

18)  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.

19)  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.

20)  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.

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

21)  The following are to be referred to the Planning Dept.:
     Change of Zone 3217 - App. of Chadd Dlouhy for a change from Ag to AGR
        on property at S.W. 27th & W. Ridgewood Blvd.
     Change of Zone 3218 - App. of Planning Director for a change to amend 
        the existing language of Personal Wireless Facilities in the zoning
        code 27.68 by adding a chapter 27.68.010.
     Change of Zone 3219 - App. of Planning Director for a change to amend 
        the existing language of Broadcast Towers in the zoning code 
        27.03.110 and 27.63.150 and 27.07.040.
     Combine Use Permit/Special Permit No. 11E - App. of R.E.D. capital 
        Dev., LLC for a change use from financial to restaurant on property
        at 27th & Pine Lake Rd.
     Use Permit No. 99A - App. of Ridge Dev. Co. & Southview, Inc. for an 
        amendment to Use Permit No. 99 to permit a 120,000 sq. ft. 
        Executive Shopko Store on property at 27th & Pine Lake Rd.
     Special Permit No. 1123A - App. of People's City Mission Home to 
        expand the existing shelters for the homeless within existing land 
        area on property at 1st & O St.
     Special Permit No. 1271D - App. of Lincoln Federal Savings Bank to 
        amend the Trendwood C.U.P. on property at 84th & Karl Ridge Rd.
     Special Permit No. 1423C - App. of Dru, Guy, & David Lammle to amend
        the C.U.P. on property at 84th St. to 88th St. on Old Cheney Rd.
     Special Permit No. 1817 - App. of Lincoln Federal Savings Bank to 
        construct a public utlity building on property at 84th & Karl
        Ridge Rd.


22)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

23)            Clerk's Letter &  Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & 
               Resolutions passed on Nov. 22, 1999.  (place on file)

24)            Investment of Funds.

25)            Setting Hearing Date of Mon., Dec. 20, 1999, at 1:30 p.m. 
               or soon thereafter, for the assessment cost of weed removal
               incurred by the City since Jan., 1999.  (Need motion)

26)            Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. tax reports 
               due Oct., 1999: Sprint, Aliant Cellular, Spring Spectrum,
               Coast Int'l., Telco Dev., Aliant dab Alltel. (Place on file)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING

27)  99-137    Amending Chapter 27.63 of the LMC to allow off-premises 
               signs within 500' measured in all directions from a 
               sensitivity zone; & amending Chapter 27.69 to amend the 
               requirements for off-premises signs to require an admini-
               strative permit for the installation of an off-premises 
               sign, to provide for the removal of a non-conforming 
               off-premises sign in order to obtain the administrative 
               permit, to provide for the automatic expiration of the 
               administrative permit, to provide provisions for renewal 
               of the permit, to provide spacing requirements between
               off-premises signs & between off-premises signs & entry 
               corridors, designated zoning districts, & designated uses 
               & activities, to provide restrictions on lighting,
               & to provide for the removal of abandoned off-premises 
               signs.

28)  99-139    Change of Zone 3214 - Amending §§27.55.020 & 
               27.55.050 of the LMC (Zoning Ordinance) to require that all 
               elevations & topographic data for floodplain development 
               permits & preliminary plats be submitted in North
               American Vertical Datum (NAVD) 1988.

29)  99-140    Amending §§26.15.015, 26.15.020, & 26.15.040 of 
               the LMC (Land Subdivision Ordinance) to require that all 
               elevations & topographic data for floodplain development 
               permits & preliminary plats be submitted in North 
               American Vertical Datum (NAVD) 1988.

RESOLUTIONS - FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

30)   99R-345  Accepting the report of the Margaret Knapp Tort Claim
               filed against the City & approving the disposition of said 
               claim.  (11/29/99 vote delayed on the Knapp claim to 
               12/6/99, other claims adopted as reported)

31 ) 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/99R-333) 

32)  99R-333   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Black Forest Estates
               on property generally located at S. 62nd St. & Old Cheney 
               Rd. including waivers of the requirements for a sidewalk 
               along the west side of Black Forest Dr., a roll-over curb 
               section, & a low flow liner.  (In connection w/99R-332) 


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING - NONE


PENDING LIST

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)  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)

36)  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)

37)  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)

38)  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)

39)  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)

40)  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)

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)  99-116    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)

47)  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)

48)            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)

49)  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. (11/1/99 - Placed on Pending) 

50)  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)


51)  99R-326   Ordering Construction of Paving Unit 134 in 72nd St. from 
               Havelock Ave. to Morrill Ave. - (11/29/99 - Action delayed
               to 12/13/99)

52)  99-136    Authorizing widening, reconstruction, & improvement of East 
               "O" St. from 52nd to Wedgewood Dr. & aquisition of 
               necessary right-of-way.  (11/29/99 - Action delayed to 
               12/13/99)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 13, 1999.

53)  99R-354   Special Permit 1322E - App. of Divine Tower International 
               to add antennae to an existing communications tower on 
               property generally located at N. 7th & Fletcher Ave.

54)  99R-359   Accepting the report of new & pending tort claims against 
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth therein
               for the period of Nov. 16 through 30, 1999.

55)  99R-360   Use Permit 107A - App. of Firethorn Investment to waive the 
               front yard setback to allow the placement of a ground sign 
               on property generally located 1/4 miles south of Van Dorn &
               east of S. 84th St.

56)  99R-361   Appeal of Elmer Burbach from the Planning Commission 
               approval of Special Permit 1806 to allow Sprint Spectrum, 
               L.P. to construct a monopole wireless telecommunications 
               tower on property generally located at S.W. 40th & W. "O"
               Sts.



ANYONE WISHING TO ADDRESS THE COUNCIL ON A MATTER NOT ON THIS
     AGENDA, OR NOT SCHEDULED TO APPEAR ON A FUTURE AGENDA, MAY DO
     SO AT THIS TIME.


ADJOURNMENT


UPCOMING HEARINGS

          Hearing 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.

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