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       AGENDA FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING TO BE HELD
                  MONDAY, MAY 8, 2000 AT 1:30 P.M.


PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)  Exhibit   App. of Namreh, Inc. dba D & D Distributor to expand
       405K     their presently licensed premises by adding an area
               50' by 137' in the northeast corner at 5840 N. 70th St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80163)

 2)  Exhibit   App. of Cutch, Inc. dba Bum Steer for a liquor
       772K     catering license at 6440 "O" St 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80164)

 3)  Exhibit   Man. App. of Shelly Lawson for Whitehead Oil Co. dba
      1,327K     U-Stop Convenience Shop at 240 N. 17th St.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80165)

 4)  Exhibit   App. of Biagio's Inc. dba Biagio's for a Class I
      1,963K    liquor license at 500 Sun Valley Blvd.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80166)

 5)  Exhibit   Man. App. of Biagio Aguglia for Biagio's Inc. dba
      1,963     Biagio's at 500 Sun Valley Blvd.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80167)

 6)  Exhibit   App. of Wine Merchants Inc. for a Special Deisgnated
       541K     License (SDL) to cover an area measuring 50' by 125'
               in a fenced area behind Frontier Harley Davidson at
               2801 N. 27th St. on the 13th day of May, 2000 from
               4:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80168)

 7)  Exhibit   App. of HRC, Inc. dba Cheerleaders Bar for a SDL to
       650K     cover an outside area measuring 60' by 75' at 5560
               S. 48th St. on the 21st day of May, 2000 from 12:00
               p.m. to 10:00 p.m. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80169)



PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING (ITEMS 8 THRU 11 HAD 2ND READING)

 8)  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.

 9)  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.

10)  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.

11)  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.

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

12)  00R-135   Appointing Susan Rodenburg to the Parks & Recreation Advisory
               Board for a 3-yr. term expiring April 27, 2003. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80170)

13)  00R-136   Reappointing Joseph K. Ballard to the Parks & Recreation
               Advisory Board for a 3-yr. term expiring April 27, 2003.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80171)

14)  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.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80172)

15)  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) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80173)

16)  00R-139   Accepting & approving the Preliminary 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)
               (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-80174)

17)  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. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80175)

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

18)            Two Petitions to Vacate Public Way "X" St. from N. 8th St. 
               to N. 9th St. submitted by Capital Contractors & Henry & 
               Sandra Schmidt.  (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

19)            Petition to Vacate Public Way in the east half of the north-
               south alley that abuts Lots 5 & 6, C.J. Hull's Subdivision 
               of a part of Block 186, Orig. Plat of Lincoln submitted by
               Stephen Nimic. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

20)            Petition to Vacate Public Way in the west half of the north-
               south alley that lies west of Lots 5 & 6, C.J. Hull's 
               Subdivision of a part of Block 186, Orig. Plat of Lincoln, &
               all of the vacated alley that abuts Lots 1 through 4 on the
               west, C.J. Hull's Subdivision of a part of Block 186, Orig.
               Plat of Lincoln submitted by Joseph Schaefer & Thomas 
               Wilnerd. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

21)            Four Petitions to Vacate Public Way in N. 40th St. beginning
               at John Deitrich Bike Path proceeding north & terminating at
               the dead end submitted by Continuum Enterprises, Todd Rivers-
               Trustee-Darryl E. Rivers Marital Trust, Carol Kendle, & Gus
               Hitz Jr. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

22)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

          Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due for the
          month of March, 2000 from: Coast Int'l., Qwest Comm., Excel,
          Business Telecom., Phoenix Network. (PLACED ON FILE)

          App. of People's City Mission Foundation of 110 "Q" St. to 
          conduct a Raffle within the City of Lincoln. 
          (APPROVED HEARING DATE OF MON., MAY 15, 2000 AT 1:30 P.M., 7-0)

          Setting Hearing date of Mon., May 22, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the
          request of O'Fourteen, Inc. dba "Woody's Pub" for an addition of
          their licensed premise at 101 N. 14th Street.
          (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80176)

          Setting Hearing date of Mon., May 22, 1000 at 1:30 p.m. on the 
          request of Indian Food Associates of Nebraska, Inc. dba "The 
          Oven" for an addition of their license premise at 201 N. 8th
          Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80177)

          Request by Urban Development to reconsider Ord. No. 17661 creating
          Paving Dist. 2617 in 73rd St. from Cuming to Thurston Sts. to
          include CDBG assistance.  (RECONSIDERED, 7-0)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

23)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & Resolutions
               passed on April 24,  2000. (PLACED ON FILE)

24)            Affidavit of Mailing for Board of Equalization Special
               Assessment Group I of Mon., May 22, 2000, at 10:00 a.m.
               (PLACED ON FILE)

25)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80178)

26)            Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due as 
               follows: Jan. & Feb., 2000: Association Administrators; Jan.
               - March, 2000: OneStar Long Distance, Affinity Corp., & PNG
               Telecomms.; March, 2000: IBM Global Services, LCI
               Internat'l Telecom, Aliant Comms. dba Alltel, Working Assets
               Funding Service, MCI Telecomms., Broadwing Telecomms., GTE
               Comms., Sprint Spectrum, Intellicall Operator Services, & 
               Trans National Comms.; & April, 2000: Global Crossing
               Telecomms. (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING   (ITEMS 27 THRU 33 HAD 1ST READING)

27)  00-90    Approving a contract between the City, Lincoln Haymarket
              Development Corp., & Downtown Lincoln Assoc. 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.

28)  00-92    Amending the pay schedules of employees whose classifications
              are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "M" by
              changing the title of "City Auditor" to "City Controller."

29)  00-93    Amending the pay schedules of employees whose classifications
              are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "A" by
              deleting the titles of "Engineering Technician III" & 
              "Engineering Technician IV."

30)  00-94    Amending the pay schedules of employees whose classifications
              are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "N" by
              creating the classifications of "Radio System Lead Technician"
              & Utility Plant Mechanic II" & by deleting the classifications
              of "Engineering Technician I," "Utility Worker," "Assistant
              Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator," & "Wastewater Treatment
              Plant Operator I."

31)  00-95    Amending the pay schedules of employees whose classifications
              are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letters "A" &
              "C" by changing the titles from "Engineering Technician II"
              to "Engineering Technician," from "Civil Engineer I" to "Civil
              Engineer," from "Communications Systems Maintenance 
              Supervisor" to "Radio System supervisor," from "Wastewater
              Treatment Plant Operator II" to "Wastewater Treatment Plant
              Operator," to change the class code of "Utilities Service
              Supervisor from Class Code "5335" to "1142."

32)  00-96    Amending the pay schedules of employees whose classifications
              are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "N" by
              changing the Class Title from "Utility Plant Mechanic" to
              "Utility Plant Mechanic I."

33)  00-97    Authorizing the issuance of $3,500,000 City of Lincoln,
              Nebraska Municipal Infrastructure Redevelopment Fund Bonds,
              Series 2000. 

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING - NONE


PENDING LIST

34)  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)

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 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)

37)  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)

38)  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)

39)  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)

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)  99-93    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)

42)  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)

43)  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)

44)  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)

45)  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)

46)  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)

47)  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)

48)  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 15, 2000:APPROVED, 7-0

49)  00R-140   Approving or denying a requested transfer of the cable 
               television franchise from a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc.
               to AOL Time Warner Inc.

50)  00R-142   Approving the License Agrmt. between the City & PGA 
               Professional Denis M. Vontz for golf professional/managers
               at Pioneers Golf Course for a 3-yr. period from June 1, 2000
               through April 30, 2003.

51)  00R-143   Accepting the report of new & pending claims against the 
               City & approving disposition of claims set forth therein for
               the period of April 16 through 30, 2000.

52)  00R-144   Appointing Roger Kreifels & Mike Barry to the Gas Piping 
               Exam Board for 3-yr. terms expiring April 1, 2003.

53)  00R-145   Reappointing Matt Morrissey, Doug Biggerstaff, & Mike McNiff
               to the Gas Piping Exam Board for 3-yr. terms expiring April
               1, 2003.

54)  00R-146   Appointing Gina C. Dunning as the Director of the Lincoln
               Area Agency on Aging.

ADJOURNMENT 2:46 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Mon., May 22, 2000, at 10:00 a.m. on the Board of 
     Equalization Special Assessment Group I.

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