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         AGENDA FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING TO BE HELD
                  MONDAY, MARCH 6, 2000 AT 1:30 P.M.
  
PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)       Manager application of Irene K. Hunt for "Guitars &
          Cadillacs" at 5400 "O" Street. Exhibit (193K)

 2)       Application of Brinker Restaurant Corporation dba
          "Romano's Macaroni Grill" for a Class "C" liquor license
          at 6800 South 27th Street. Exhibit (596K)
	  (Exhibit for Item #2 & #3)

 3)       Manager application of Steven R. Barnes for Brinker
          Restaurant Corporation dba "Romano's Macaroni Grill" at
          6800 South 27th Street. 

 4)       Application of Benchmark Redevelopment Inc. dba "Buzzard
          Billy's Armadillo Bar-N-Grillo" at 247 North 8th Street,
          Suite 101. Exhibit (564K)
	  (Exhibit for Item #4 & #5)

 5)       Manager application of Daniel Patrick Massoth for
          Benchmark Redevelopment Inc. dba "Buzzard Billy's
          Armadillo Bar-N-Grillo" at 247 North 8th Street, Suite
          101.
          

PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING

 6)  00-54     Amending Secs. 2.76.150 & 2.76.160 of the LMC
               to remove the requirement that pay increases
               for exceptional service be approved by the
               Mayor & to provide that the Director of
               Personnel approve such pay increases with
               annual reports sent to the Mayor.

 7)  00-55     Amending Sec. 3 of Ord. 17394 relating to the
               pay schedules of employees whose
               classifications are assigned to the pay range
               prefixed by the letter "C" by creating the job
               classification of "Environmental Laboratory
               Specialist II"; changing the job classification
               title of "Environmental Technician Supervisor"
               to "Environmental Specialist III"; changing the
               job classifica-tion title of "Utility Plant
               Equipment Supervisor" to "Facility Maintenance
               Supervisor"; & changing the class code & title
               of "5318   Environmental Laboratory Technician"
               to "5290   Environmental Laboratory Specialist I".

 8)  00-56     Amending Sec. 5 of Ord. 17394 relating to the
               pay schedules of employees whose
               classifications are assigned to the pay range
               which is prefixed by the letter "N" by creating
               the job classifications of "Maintenance
               Operator" & Maintenance Operator II"; changing
               the job classification title of "Environmental
               Technician I" to "Environmental Specialist I";
               & changing the job classification title of
               "Environmental Technician II" to "Environmental
               Specialist II." 

 9)  00-57     Authorizing the issuance of small tax
               allocation bonds in multiple series.

PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

10)  00-31     Amending Chapter 5.38 of the LMC to include
               condominiums for the purpose of ensuring
               compliance with the minimum housing standards. 
               (2/22/00 - Placed on Pending till 3/6/00 for
               3rd Reading w/Pub. Hearing)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS - NONE


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

11)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

12)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Feb. 22,  2000.  (place on
               file)

13)            Investment of Funds.

14)            Approving the Distribution of funds representing
               interest earnings on short-term investments of Idle
               Funds during the month ended Jan. 31, 2000.

15)            Request of Public Works to set the Hearing Date of
               Mon., March 27, 2000 at 6:30 p.m. & place on the
               formal City Council agenda the following:
               00R-77    To provide the authority to order Paving
                         Dist. No. 2616 constructed being 72nd St.,
                         Havelock to Morrill Ave.  (requires motion)

16)            Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax
               due for the month of Jan., 2000 from:  I-Link,
               Sprint, INACOM, Sprint Spectrum, Shaffer, Teligent,
               Business Telecom, Working Assets, ATS Mobile,
               Intellicall, Phoenix Network. (place on file)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING 

17)  00-37     Approving the transfer of appropriations in the amount of 
               $6,600,000 within the Wastewater Construction Fund from 
               Capital Improvement Projects Theresa Street Plant Treatment 
               Expansion and NE Treatment Plant Expansion to Salt Valley 
               Relief Sewer Improvements to complete the Salt Valley 
               Relief Sewer Improvments project as one total project.

18)  00-58     Amending Chapter 12.08 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to 
               provide that the Director of Parks and Recreation may 
               authorize a temporary extension of park hours; allowing 
               the operation of vehicles during public gatherings in 
               parks; to provide that the Director of Parks and
               Recreation may authorize commercial activity within a 
               park; to grant a license for the use of Pinewood Bowl or
               any athletic field, swimming pool or similar recreational 
               facility; amending the insurance amount requirements for
               such licenses; and to provide that the Director of Parks 
               and Recreation may grant concessions  upon park property.


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING 

19)  00-32     Change of Zone 3224 - Amending Title 27 of the
               LMC to add a new Sec. 27.71.095 to permit light
               wells & egress windows in required yards. 
               (2/28/00 - Action delayed to 3/6/00)

20)  00-49     Change of Zone 3235 - App. of the Planning
               Director for a change from I-2 Industrial Park
               to P Public Use on property generally located
               at S. 14th St. & Radcliff St.

21)  00-50     Vacating the east-west alley located between
               5th & 6th Sts. from "G" to "H" Sts.

22)  00-51     Vacating the east-west alley in the block
               bounded by N. 17th St., "R" St., N. 18th St., & "Q" St.

23)  00-52     Vacating Cooper Ave. west from the west right-
               of-way line of S. 52nd St. approx. 158' to the
               west line of the north/south alley.

24)  00-53     Amending Chapter 8.08 of the LMC, the Ambulance
               Transportation Code, to allow an extension of a
               current certificate of public convenience &
               necessity for a period not to exceed two years.


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING
(AND RELATED RESOLUTIONS - HAD PUB. HEARING)

25)  00-47     Change of Zone 3229 - App. of TRG Consulting,
               L.L.C. for a change from R-2 to R-4 Residential
               on property generally located northwest of the
               intersection of S. 56th St. & Pioneers Blvd. 
               (In connection w/00R-65)

26)  00R-65    Special Permit 1824 - App. of TRG Consulting to
               construct a domiciliary care facility of 98 units
               for 102 residents on property generally located
               northwest of the intersection of S. 56th St. &
               Pioneers Blvd.  (2/28/00 - Vote delayed to 3/6/00)

PENDING LIST

27)  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)

28)  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)

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 Sec. 5.04.060 of the LMC to prohibit
               issuance of special desig-nated  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)  97-66     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) 

32)  99R-289   Comp. Plan Amendment 94-38 - App. of the Planning
               Director to incor-porate the Beal Slough Basin
               Stormwater Master Plan by reference as an approved
               component of the Comprehensive Plan. (12/6/99 -
               Placed on Pending until Spring of 2000 for cont'd
               Public Hearing)

33)  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)

34)  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)

35)  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)

36)  99R-134   Approving a recommendation that the Mayor amend
               Administrative Regula-tion #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)

37)  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)

38)  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)

39)  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)

40)  00R-4     Amending the City's resolution on local
               government miscellaneous expend-itures to
               clarify language; to provide for travel
               approval by department directors & instituting
               a requirement for directors to submit a semi-
               annual report regarding travel authorizations;
               to provide that teams are eligible for the
               Mayor's Award of Excellence; & to eliminate
               references to the City's wellness program. 
               (1/18/00 - Placed on Pending)

41)  00-35     Amending Sec. 9.16.230 of the LMC to define
               "nudity", to make it unlaw-ful for a person to
               appear in any public place in a state of
               nudity, & providing exceptions thereto. 
               (2/22/00 - Placed on Pending until a Supreme
               Court Case Decision)

42)  00R-64    Special Permit 1423C - App. of Dru, Guy, & David
               Lammle to amend the Himark Estates C.u.P. to add
               land, increase the assigned number of dwelling units
               from 240 to 300 multi-family dwelling units, & to
               approve the site plan for the multiple family area,
               on property generally located at the northeast
               corner of S. 84th St. & Old Cheney Rd. (2/28/00 -
               Public Hearing cont. to 3/13/00)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
          PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2000.

43)  00R-71    Approving revisions to the North 27th Street
	       Redevelopment Plan to specify project elements,
	       including paving the alley, access, utility
	       relocation, landscaping, paving, platting, and 
	       closure of an alley, for an area on the west side
               of North 27th Street between "S" and "T" Streets.
	       Exhibit A(482K), Exhibit B(151K), Exhibit C,
	       Exhibit D, Exhibit E(689K)

44)  00R-72    Accepting the report of new and pending tort claims
               against the City and approving disposition of claims
               set forth therein for the period of February 16
               through 29, 2000. Exhibit A

45)  00R-73    Approving an interlocal agreement between the City,
               the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska,
               and the Lower Platte South Natural Resources
               District to create the Joint Antelope Valley
               Authority to coordinate, implement, and administer
               the various phases of the public project.
	       JAVA Agreement(622K), Exhibit A, Exhibit B(104K),
	       Exhibit D(187K), Exhibit E, Exhibit F

46)  00R-74    Appointing Mary Beck and Pamela Carmichael to the
               Lincoln-Lancaster Women's Commission for terms
               expiring January 1, 2001 and March 1, 2003,
               respectively. Exhibit(215K)

47)  00R-75    Reappointing Neal Westphal to the Emergency Medical
               Services Committee for a three-year term expiring
               March 28, 2003.

48)  00R-76    Repealing Resolution No. A-66767, adopted by the
               City Council on March 24, 1980, which created the
               Energy Commission.) Exhibit



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., March 13, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the
     Request of Demetrios & Kimbe Meares dba Yia Yia's Pizza/Club
     1427 for a deletion to their licensed premise at 1423-1427 "O"
     St.

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