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City of Lincoln
City Council
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       ACTION from the Regular City Council Meeting Held
                  Monday, May 1, 2000 at 1:30 p.m.

                 ALL MEMBERS PRESENT.


PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)  Exhibit   App. of Concord Neighborhood Corp. dba Applebee's Neighbor-
     (1,050K)    hood Grill & Bar for a retail Class I liquor license at 
	       1133 Q St. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80151.)

 2)  Exhibit   Man. App. of Donna M. Paulsen for Concord Neighborhood Corp.
     (1,050K)    dba Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar at 1133 Q St.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80152.)


PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES -
 2ND READING - NONE


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 3)  00R-129   Accepting the report of new & pending claims against the City
	       & approving disposition of claims set forth therein for the 
	       period of April 1 through 15, 2000. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80153.)

 4)  00R-130   Approving an additional appropriation of $500,000 for the
	       pavement rehabilitation of residential streets. 
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80154.)

 5)  00R-131   Approving an Interlocal Agrmt. between the City, State, &
	       Lower Platte South NRD for Abatement & Control of Urban 
	       Construction Site Erosion & Sediment. 
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80155.)

 6)  00R-132   Special Permit 1691B - App. of Hoegemeyer-Palmer 
	       Construction, Inc. to amend the Shadow Pines 1st C.U.P. to 
	       adjust the rear yard setbacks from 22' to 17' for Lots 5, 
	       6, 7, & 8 & Outlot C, Block 2, Shadow Pines Add., generally
	       located at Shadow Pines Dr. & S. 57th St.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80156.)

 7)  00R-133   Special Permit 1781A - App. of Design Assocs. to amend 
	       Northview 1st C.U.P. to adjust the rear yard setbacks on the
	       lots within proposed Block 3 & to adjust the lot configu-
	       ration on proposed Lots 10 through 13, Block 2, on 
	       property generally located at N. 24th & Dodge Sts.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80157.)

 8)  00R-134   Approving a transfer of appropriations in the amt. of
	       $68,117 from General Fund Contingency to General Fund Urban
	       Development to provide matching funds for a state grant for
	       start up costs for a one-stop employment center related to
	       the Work Force Investment Act. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80158.)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 9)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

10)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & Reso-
               lutions passed on April 17,  2000. (PLACED ON FILE)

11)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80159.)

12)            Setting hearing date of Mon., May 22, 2000, at 10:00 a.m. on
	       the Board of Equalization Special Assessment Group I. 
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80160.)

13)            Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due as 
	       follows: Jan. - March, 2000: Asian American Assoc.; March,
               2000: Nextel West Corp., Big Planet, Inc., I-Link Comms.,
	       Long Distance of Michigan, Association Administrators, Nosva
	       Ltd. Partnership, RSL Com USA, Globalcom, Network Inter-
	       national, Airtime SMR Inc., Sprint Comm. Co., AT&T Comms.
	       of the Midwest, USA Paging & Shaffer Comms. (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING    (ITEMS 14 THRU 18 HAD 1ST READING.)

14)  00-87     Change of Zone 3241 - App. of Pearle Finigan for a change
               from AG Agricultural to AGR Agricultural Residential on 
               property generally located at the southwest corner of 
               84th St. & Waverly Rd.

15)  00-88     Change of Zone 3250 - App. of the Planning Director to amend
               Chapter 27.71 of the Lincoln Municipal Code (LMC) to add a
               section to the zoning ordinance to make possible a use permit
               upon a premises which does not meet the minimum district
               acreage requirement of the O-3 Office Park, B-2 Planned
               Neighborhood Business, B-5 Planned Regional Business or I-3
               Employment Center Dists.

16)  00-89     Change of Zone 68HP - App. of the Lincoln Women's Club for a
               landmark designation for the Women's Club clubhouse at 407
               S. 14th St.

17)  00-90     Approving a contract between the City, Lincoln Haymarket
               Development Corp., Downtown Lincoln Assoc., & the University
               of Nebraska-Lincoln to operate & regulate a mid-week public
               market in the Marketplace area at 12th St. from Q to R St.
               & R St. from 12th to 13th Sts. 
               (INTRODUCTION DELAYED FOR 1 WEEK TO 5/8/00, 7-0.)

18)  00-91     Amending Title 2 of the LMC relating to the Fire Dept. to
               delete references to the Bureau of Fire Prevention; relating
               to the duties & responsibilities of the Fire Chief to delete
               the responsibility to inquire into the cause of all fires
               which may occur in the City, to keep records thereof, & 
               repealing the section regarding the investigation of fires
               in the City.

RESOLUTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING - FOR COUNCIL ACTION ONLY

19)  00R-4     Amending the City's resolution on local government miscel-
               laneous expenditures 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. 
               (ADOPTED, 5-2; CAMP & JOHNSON DISSENTING; A-80161.)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

20)  00-74     Creating Water Dist. 1179 in Plum St. from Gillespie to 
               approx. 350' east.  (PASSED, 7-0; #17659.)

21)  00-75     Creating Alley Paving Dist. 358   in the north-south
               alley between St. Paul & Madison Sts., 49th St. to 50th St. 
               (PASSED, 7-0;#17660.)

22)  00-76     Creating Paving Dist. 2617  in 73rd St. from Cuming to
               Thurston Sts.  (PASSED, 7-0; #17661.)

23)  00-80     Creating Water Dist. 1180  in 33rd St. from Superior
               St. north to approx. Meridian Dr. (PASSED, 7-0; #17662.)

24)  00-81     Creating Paving Dist. 2618  in 33rd St. from Superior
               St. north to approx. Meridian Dr. (PASSED, 7-0; #17663.)

25)  00-83     Change of Zone 3237 - Amending Title 27 of the LMC to
               require that new construction in the R-4, R-5, R-6, R-7,
               & R-8 Zoning Dists. conform with Neighborhood Design 
               Standards; to adjust the area requirements for multi-
               family dwellings in the R-5 through R-8 Zoning Dist.;
               to remove the R-C Residential Conservation Dist.; to 
               adjust the requirements for open space in the R-5 
               through R-8 Zoning Dists.; & to add language to allow 
               up to 25% of a front facade to encroach up to 2' into the 
               required front yard.  (In connection w/00R-127) 
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17664.)

26)  00R-127   Amending the Neighborhood Design Standards to make the
               standards applicable to those areas zoned R-4, R-5, R-6, R-7,
               & R-8 Residential Zoning Dists. which were annexed prior to 
               Dec. 31, 1949 & are potentially eligible for the National 
               Register of Historic Places & to eliminate their application
               to the R-C Residential Conservation Dist. (In connection 
               w/00-83) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80162.)

27)  00-86     Approving a Lease Agrmt. between the City & B&J Partnership,
               Ltd. for the relocation of Public Works & Utilities 
               Engineering Services at 531 Westgate Blvd. 
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17665.)

28)  00-73     Amending Sec. 10.14.200, 10.14.210, & 10.14.220 of the LMC
               to permit U-turns at select locations when permitted by
               an authorized traffic control device.   
               (AMENDED, 7-0; PASSED, 6-1; SHOECRAFT DISSENTING; #17666.)


PENDING LIST (EXTENDED ONE WEEK.)

29)  95-128    Change of Zone 2912 - App. of Don Fauth for a change from AG
               to AGR on property generally located  mi. west of Coddington
               at SW 27th St. & Old Cheney Rd. (10/14/96 - Placed on
               Pending)

30)  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)

31)  97-122    Amending Sec. 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)

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. (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)  99R-134   Approving a recommendation that the Mayor amend Admini-
               strative 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)

36)  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)

37)  00-35     Amending Sec. 9.16.230 of the LMC to define "nudity", to
               make it unlawful 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)

38)  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. (3/13/00 - To remain on Pending)

39)  00-31     Amending Chapter 5.38 of the LMC to include condominiums for
               the purpose of ensuring compliance with the minimum
               housing standards.  (3/6/00 - Placed on Pending)

40)  00-65     Change of Zone 3196 - App. of the Interim Planning Director
               for a change from B-1 Local Business & R-3 Residential
               to B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business & from R-3 
               Residential to AGR Agricultural Residential, on
               property generally located at S. Coddington Ave. &
               W. Van Dorn St.  (In connection w/00-67)  (4/17/00
               - Placed on Pending)

41)  00-67     Change of Zone 3247 - App. of the Interim Planning Director
               for a change from AGR Agricultural Residential &
               R-3 Residential to B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business,
               on property generally located on the southwest corner
               of S. Coddington Ave. & W. Van Dorn St.  (In 
               connection w/00-65) (4/17/00 - Placed on Pending)

42)  00-72     Change of Zone 3245 - App. of Manette Kidney for a change
               from AG Agricultural to O-2 Suburban Office on
               property generally located at S. 84th St. & Old
               Cheney Rd.  (4/24/00 - Reconsidered & Placed on
               Pending)

43)  00R-126   Approving & supporting the Report & Recommendations of
               the Lancaster County Medical Society contained in the
               document entitled "Independent Medical  Oversight for
               Pre-Hospital Medical Care" which recommends an 
               emergency & non-emergency medical system for the City.
               (4/24/00 - Placed on Pending until a Provider is picked)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, MAY 8, 2000:(APPROVED, 7-0.)

44)  00R-135   Appointing Susan Rodenburg to the Parks & Recreation 
               Advisory Board for a 3-yr. term expiring April 27, 2003.

45)  00R-136   Reappointing Joseph K. Ballard to the Parks & Recreation 
               Advisory Board for a 3-yr. term expiring April 27, 2003.

46)  00R-137   Approving the annual plan pursuant to the Interlocal 
               Agreement between the City & Lancaster County to provide
               for weed control & weed abatement within the City.

47)  00R-138   Special Permit 1825 - App. of KK&G, Inc. to develop 
               Prairie View Estates Community Unit Plan consisting of 16
               single-family unattached dwelling units, 6 attached 2-
               family dwelling units, & 2 attached 3-family dwelling
               units with open space for a recreation facility & private 
               roadways on property generally located at S.W. 10th St. & W. 
               "A" St.  (In connection w/00R-139)

48)  00R-139   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Prairie View Estate,
               including a waiver of the sidewalk requirement, on property
               generally located at S.W. 10th St. & W. "A" St.  (In 
               connection w/00R-138)

49)  00R-140   Approving a requested transfer of the cable television 
               franchise from a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc. to AOL
               Time Warner Inc.  
               (INTRODUCTION DELAYED 1 WEEK TO 5/8/00, 7-0.)

50)  00R-141   Appointing Curt Crandall, Jeanne Ernst, Paula Eurek, Tracy
               Gordon, Marcie Hagerty, Sue Hinrichs, Jodi Johnson, Dan 
               Navratil, Lori Palensky, Hollis Alexander-Ramsey, Bill 
               Ross, Jennifer Dam-Sheuchuk, Laurie Sutter, Deanna Turner,
               & Judy Zabel to the Child Care Advisory Committee for 2-yr.
               terms expiring April 30, 2002.


ADJOURNMENT 3:00 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

          Hearing date of Mon., May 8, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the Man. App.
          of Shelly Lawson for Whitehead Oil Co. dba U-Stop Convenience Shop
          at 240 N. 17th.

          Hearing date of Mon., May 8, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of
          Cutch, Inc. dba Bum Steer or a Liquor Catering License at 6440
          "O". 

          Hearing date of Mon., May 8, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the request of
          Namreh, Inc. dba D & D Distributor for an addition on their 
          licensed premise at 5840 N. 70th St. 

          Hearing date of Mon., May, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the App. of 
          Biagio's Inc. dba Biagio's for a Retail Class I Liquor License
          at 500 Sun Valley Blvd. 

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