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           ACTION FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                  MONDAY, JUNE 5, 2000 AT 1:30 P.M.

                       ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR LICENSES

 1)  Exhibit  Application of Irie, Inc. dba "Doc's Place" for a liquor
      345K    catering license at 140 North 8th Street. (ADOPTED
              FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; ABSTAINING: CAMP, CONFLICT OF
              INTEREST; A-80216)

 2)  Exhibit  Application of Benicio Lobo dba "Zapata Mexican
      320K    Restaurant-Cantina" for an expansion of their current
              Class I liquor license for an area measuring 31 feet by
              130 feet in the basement at 815 "O" Street.
              (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80217)

 3)  Exhibit  Application of Risky Inc. dba "Risky's Sports Bar &
     1,892K   Grill" for a Class "C" liquor license at 4680 Leighton
              Ave. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80218)

 4)  Exhibit  Manager application of Roger William Patton for Risky
     1,892K   Inc. dba "Risky's Sports Bar & Grill" at 4680 Leighton
              Ave. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80219)

 5)  Exhibit  Application of Shilar Inc. dba "Speakeasy" for a special
      593K    designated license to cover an area measuring 62 feet by
              88 feet to the south of the licensed premises at 3233
              ½ South 13th Street on June 9, 2000 from 6:00 p.m.
              to 12:30 a.m..(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80220)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING (ITEM 6 HAD 2ND READING)

 6)  00-101  Adopting a revised Employee's Retirement Plan to
             eliminate outdated, obsolete language; to change
             provisions regarding employee contributions; to
             provide for pre-tax contributions; to change the
             vesting schedule; to eliminate provisions relating
             to forfeitures of City contributions; to change
             provisions regarding re-participation in the
             retirement plan after a break in service with the
             City; & to change provisions relating to early
             retirement.  (5/15/00 - Placed on Pending until
             6/5/00 w/Public Hearing)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 7)           Application of St. Johns church, 731 Skyway Rd., to
              conduct a lottery within the City of Lincoln. 
              (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80221)

 8)  00R-150  Approving the Corporate License Agrmt. between the
              City & Novell, Inc. for the purchase of Novell
              licenses from an approved partner.  (5/30/00 - Pub.
              Hearing & Action continued to 6/5/00)
              (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80222)

 9)  00R-154  Approving an Agrmt. between the City & South
              Industrial Park, L.L.C., The Security Mutual Life
              Insurance Co. of Nebraska, John Rallis, & Gary
              Pickering for the installation of off-site
              transportation improvements in Horizon Business
              Center generally located at S. 14th St. &
              Mockingbird Ln.  (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80223)

10)  00R-155  Approving an agreement between the City & County for
              the construction of the Wilderness Park bicycle
              bridge between Pioneers Blvd. and Old Cheney Road.
              (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80224)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS


11)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

           Lincoln Water & Wastewater System Recapitulation of Daily
           Cash Receipts for May 2000. (PLACED ON FILE)

           Report of City Treasurer of Telecommunications Occupation
           Tax due for the month of April, 2000: Sprint, IBM Global,
           Nebraska Technology, Aliant Cellular, Aliant  Comm.,
           Shaffer, Broadwing, Working Assets. (PLACED ON FILE)

           Informal petition for the creation of an ornamental
           lighting district on Woods Avenue signed by Korby
           Gilbertson, Steve Schwab, Jeannie Ruhlman, & Chris &
           Patti Nielsen. (REFERRED TO PUBLIC WORKS)

           Petition to Vacate Public Way East 10' of N. Coddington
           Ave. adjacent to Lots 5 thru 10 of Capital Beach Village
           & Lot 7 S.C. Smith II Subdivision signed by Jordan Brasch
           Pres. of Brasch Homes, Inc. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

           Three Petitions to Vacate Public Way north-south alley
           between N Street & alley running east-west between
           13th & 14th Street signed by Phoenix Dev.
           Corp., Lincoln 2000, L.L.C., & Crete Carrier Corp.
           (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

           Petition to Vacate Public Way at Pine Lake Road R-O-W to
           the south of Lot 57, Irregular Tract, Lot 58 Irregular
           Tracts & Lot 19 Irregular Tracts of the SE 1/4 of Section
           14, T9N, R6E of the 6th P.M. in Lancaster County,
           NE. signed by Capitola E. Mechling, Kathy Mechling &
           George W. Mechling Jr. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

12)         Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
            Resolutions passed on May 22, 2000. (PLACED ON FILE)

13)         Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80225)

14)         Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax for
            the month of April 2000: AT&T, Excel, Airtime SMR,
            Coast Int'l., Telco Dev., Intellicall, NETtel Corp.
            (PLACED ON FILE)

15)         Request from Roger Harris, Building & Safety Dept.,
            to schedule a show cause hearing before the Lincoln
            City Council regarding the use of property at
            1301 H St. not in compliance with the terms &
            conditions of Special Permit No. 1165A.
            (Need motion to set hearing date before City
            Council) (APPROVED HEARING DATE SET FOR 6/19/00 
	    @ 1:30 P.M., 7-0)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING - NONE


RESOLUTION - FOR COUNCIL ACTION  - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

16)  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.  (Had public
             hearing 5/30/00) (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80226)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

17)  00-100  Amending Title 5 of the LMC by adding a new Chapter
             5.17 pertaining to telecommunications providers
             using the City's rights-of-way to establish
             definitions, standards, & permit fees for the use of
             rights-of-way; to provide for insurance, bonding, &
             construction standards for telecommunications
             facilities located in rights-of-way; to establish
             procedures for reviews of decisions regarding
             telecommunications facilities; & to provide for
             enforcement of this ordinance.  - (AMENDMENTS
             WERE INTRODUCED, ACTION IN 1 WEEK, 6/12/00; DELAYED
             3RD READING W/PUBLIC HEARING & ACTION 1 WEEK TO 6/12/00, 7-0)

18)  00-105  Amending Ord. 16792 to increase the aggregate
             principal amount of Electric System Revenue
             Commercial Paper Notes outstanding from time to time
             to $125,000,000. (PASSED, 7-0; #17681)

19)  00-107  Approving the Lincoln Building Skywalk Proj. between
             the City & Lincoln Investment Group for the
             construction of a skywalk between the Lincoln
             Building & the Lincoln Downtown Senior Center.
             (PASSED, 7-0; #17682)

20)  00-108  Amending Ord. 17597 passed Jan. 24, 2000 to correct
             an error in the legal description prescribing &
             defining the corporate limits of the City of
             Lincoln. (PASSED, 7-0; #17683)

21)  00-109  Amending Ord. 17598 passed Jan. 24, 2000 to correct
             an error in the legal description of the boundaries
             of the AG Agricultural Dist. & the R-3 Residential
             Dist. generally located north of Hwy. 34, south of
             Alvo Rd. & west of N. 1st St. (PASSED, 7-0; #17684)


PENDING LIST(EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

22) 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)

23)  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)

24)  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)

25)  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)

26)  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)

27)  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)

28)  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)

29)  00-35   Amending Section 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)

30) 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)

31)  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)

32)  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)

33)  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)

34) 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)

35) 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)

36) 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. 5/15/00 - Placed
            on Pending - scheduled for Public Hearing when
            removed from Pending)

37) 00-99   Change of Zone 3251 - Amending Secs. 27.58.010
            & 27.58.020 of the Lincoln Municipal Code (LMC) 
            to amend the reference from "Compre-hensive
            Plan figure 21" to "Official Zoning Map of the
            City of Lincoln."  (5/30/00 - Placed on Pending)

38) 00-106  Creating Sewer Dist. 1174 in Old Dairy Rd. from 27th
            St. west approx. 600' .  (5/30/00 - Placed on Pending)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, JUNE 12, 2000:

39) 00R-156 Accepting the report of new and pending claims
            against the City and approving disposition of claims
            set forth therein for the period of May 16 through
            31, 2000.


ANY PERSON DESIRING TO HAVE THEIR NAME & SUBJECT MATTER LISTED ON THE
     FORMAL AGENDA PERTAINING TO MATTERS NOT ON THE CURRENT AGENDA, OR
     NOT SCHEDULED TO APPEAR ON A FUTURE AGENDA, SHOULD NOTIFY THE CITY
     CLERK BY 10:00 A..M. THE WEDNESDAY (6/7/00) PRIOR TO THE
     NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING (6/12/00).


          NOTIFICATION - TO ADDRESS COUNCIL ON JUNE 5, 2000.

          Glen Cekal                         Quality of Life
                    
                (WAS ILL, DIDN'T ADDRESS COUNCIL)


ADJOURNMENT    2:36 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Mon., June 12, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the App.
     of B & R Stores, Inc. dba Super Saver for a Liquor Catering
     License at 233 N. 48th St.

     Hearing date of Mon., June 12, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the App.
     of Garden Enterprises II LLC dba Garden Caf‚ & Bakery for a
     Retail Class I Liquor License at 5100 N. 27th St.

     Hearing date of Mon., June 12, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on the App.
     of Garden Enterprises II LLC dba Garden Caf‚ & Bakery for a
     Retail Class C Liquor License at 6891 A St.

     Hearing date of Mon., June 26, 2000, at 5:30 p.m. on the
     applications for Certificate of Public Convenience and
     Necessity to operate an ambulance service within the City of
     Lincoln.


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