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          AGENDA FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING TO BE HELD
                 MONDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2000 AT 1:30 P.M.

PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)  Exhibit   Manager application of Robert J. Morris for Sydran
               Food Services III, LP dba "Chili's Southwest Grill"
               at 6730 South 27th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80446) 

 2)  Exhibit   Application of Lincoln Spaghetti Works, Inc. dba
               "Spaghetti Works" for an addition of an area
               measuring 22 feet by 106 feet to the southeast of
               its presently licensed premises at 228 North 12th
               Street.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80447)

 3)  Exhibit   Application of Outback Steakhouse FL, Inc. dba
               "Outback Steakhouse" to expand their liquor license
               for a sidewalk café area approximately 30 feet by 6
               feet to the east and west at 633 North 48th Street. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80448)

 4)            Application of Irie Inc. for a special designated
               liquor license to cover an area measuring 94 feet by
               24 feet at 201 North 8th Street on October 21, 2000
               from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80449)

 5)            Application of Irie Inc. for a special designated
               liquor license to cover an area measuring 94 feet by
               24 feet at 201 North 8th Street on November 4, 2000
               from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80450)


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

 6)  00-173    Change of Zone 3269 - App. of Krein Real Estate, Inc.
               for a change from R-1 Residential & R-2 Residential
               to R-T Residential Transition, & from R-1 Residential
               to H-4 General Commercial, on property generally
               located on the west side of the intersection of S.
               56th St. & Waltz Rd., 1/4 mile south of Old Cheney Rd.
               (In connection w/00R-271, 00R-272)
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (56K)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 7)  00R-261   Appointing Marsha Misle & Carol Swigart to the Air
               Pollution Control Advisory Board for 3-yr. terms
               expiring September 1, 2003.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80451)

 8)  00R-262   Reappointing Wayne Heyen to the Air Pollution
               Control Advisory board for a 3-yr. term expiring
               September 1, 2003.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80452)

 9)  00R-263   Reappointing Kip Hulvershorn, Karen Phillips, & Judy
               Roots to the Air Pollution Control Advisory Board
               for 3-yr. terms expiring September 1, 2003.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80453)

10)  00R-264   Approving the 2000-2001 City tax rate of .32387 per
               $100 of assessed valuation.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80454)

11)  00R-265   Accepting the report of new & pending claims against
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth
               therein for the period of Sept. 1-15, 2000.
               (ACCEPTED SUBSTITUTE, 7-0; ACTION ON COPPER CLAIM
               DELAYED, 7-0; ALL OTHER CLAIMS ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80455)

12)  00R-266   Amending the special assessment levied on Weeds
               District No. 9800 to void the assessment on property
               located at Lot 6, Block 1, Franklin Heights Add.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80456)

13)  00R-267   Approving an "at grade" street crossing across
               Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad property in W.
               Industrial Lake Dr.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80457)
               Public Works & Utilities Exhibits: Fact Sheet (47K)

14)  00R-268   Special Permit 1271F - App. of Somerset Apartments,
               Lts., to amend the Trendwood C.U.P. to add 12 multi-
               family dwelling units, delete the existing tennis
               courts, reduce the required parking, reduce the
               front yard setback along south 84th St., increase
               the cluster density above 15 dwelling units per
               acre, & permit a 34' separation in lieu of 40'
               between the new multi-family building & the existing
               clubhouse, on property generally located at S. 84th
               & Van Dorn Sts.(AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80458)
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (38K)

15)  00R-269   Amending the "Design Standards for Land Subdivision
               Regulations", the "Design Standards for Zoning
               Regulations", & the "Miscellaneous Design Standards"
               & to combine the Design Standards into a single
               document entitled "The City of Lincoln Design
               Standards."  (PUBLIC HEARING & ACTION DELAYED FOR ONE WEEK TO
               10/9/00, 7-0)
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (33K)

16)  00R-270   Comp. Plan Amendment 94-59 - Amending the 1994
               Lincoln/ Lancaster County Comp. Plan to amend
               Chapter 4, Transportation, as identified in the
               "Long Range Transportation Plan", Review Draft
               Report.  (ACTION DELAYED FOR ONE WEEK TO 10/9/00,
               7-0; RECONSIDERED, 7-0; AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED, 6-1;
               JOHNSON DISSENTING; A-80459)
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (43K)

17)  00R-271   Use Permit 131 - App. of Krein Real Estate, Inc. to
               construct seven 5,000 sq. ft., one-story,
               office/medical buildings & associated parking, with
               requests to reduce the private roadway width of
               Waltz Rd. & to waive sidewalks along one side of the
               private roadways, on property generally located at
               S. 56th St., 1/4 mile south of Old Cheney Rd.  (In
               connection w/00R-272, 00-173) (Delay action to
               10/9/00)  (ACTION DELAYED ONE
               WEEK TO 10/9/00, 7-0)

18)  00R-272   Special Permit 1855 - App. of Krein Real Estate,
               Inc. to develop 44,000 sq. ft. of retail/commercial
               floor area, a reduction of the front yard, a
               reduction of the private roadway width of Waltz Rd.,
               & a waiver of sidewalks along one side of the
               private roadways, on property generally located at
               S. 56th St., 1/4 mile south of Old Cheney Rd.  (In
               connection w/00R-271, 00-173)  (Delay action to
               10/9/00)  (ACTION DELAYED
               ONE WEEK TO 10/9/00, 7-0)
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (55K)
               
19)  00R-282   Proclaiming the week of October 1 - 7, 2000 as
               "Public Power Week."   (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80460)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

20)            Setting hearing date of Mon., Oct. 23, 2000 at 10:00
               a.m. on the Board of Equalization Special Assessment
               Group II.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80461)

21)            Setting hearing date of Mon., Oct. 9, 2000 at 1:30
               p.m. on the Man. App. of Robert D. Rosenthal for B &
               R Stores, Inc. dba "Russ's Bishop Heights IGA" at
               4200 S. 27th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80462)

22)            Setting hearing date of Mon., Oct. 16, 2000 at 1:30
               p.m. on the App. of Twisted Steele, Inc. dba "The
               Bar" for a Retail Class C Liquor License at 1644 P
               Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80463)

22a)           Setting hearing date of Mon., Oct. 16, 2000 at 1:30
               p.m. on the Man. App. of Matt Vrzal for Twisted
               Steele, Inc. dba "The Bar" located at 1644 P St.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80466)
               
23)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               App. of St. Teresa's Catholic Church at 735 S.
               36th St. to conduct a raffle within the
               City. (HEARING DATE SET FOR 10/9/00 AT 1;30
               P.M., APPROVED, 7-0)

               Report of City Treasurer of cash on hand at the close of
               business Aug. 31, 2000. (PLACED ON FILE)

               Report of City Treasurer of Telecommunicaitons Occ. Tax
               due for the month of August, 2000: AT&T Comm. of the
               Midwest, Network Billing Systems, NETtel Corp., Sprint.
               (PLACED ON FILE)

THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.:
        Use Permit No. 99-B - App. of Union Bank to revise the
            existing Use Permit to enlarge the ground sign on Lot
            1 from 32 sq. ft. to 70 sq. ft. at South 27th
            St. & Pine Lake Road.
        Special Permit No. 1313-A - App. of Hampton Enterprises
            to permit the temporary  storage of construction
            equipment & materials as per Chapter 27.63.590 of the
            LMC at 5401 S. 84th St.
        Special Permit No. 1860 - App. of Qwest Wireless to
            construct a wireless tower at 220 N. 66th Street.
        Special Permit No. 1873 0 App. of B & J Partnership, Ltd.
            for wireless communication facility at 4700 Antelope Creek Rd.
        Special Permit No. 1875 - App. of Qwest Wireless to build
            a new monopole wireless tower at 50th
            & Prescott.
        Special Permit No. 1877 - App. of Our Savior's Lutheran
            Church to increase lot coverage for facility addition &
            increased parking from 15% to 20% at 1200 S. 
            40th St.
        Special Permit No. 1878 - App. of Qwest Wireless to
            construct wireless tower at 1701 Windhoek.
        Special Permit No. 1879 - App. of Qwest Wireless to
            construct a wireless tower at 5201 B Street.
        Special Permit No. 1880 - App. of Qwest Wireless to
            construct a wireless tower at 84th & A St.,
            Indian Hills Church.
        Change of Zone No. 3248 - App. of M & S Construction from
            I-2 to B-2 at NW 48th St. & W. Adams.
        Change of Zone No. 3286 - App. of Elliott & Lynne Rustad
            from R-3 to B-2 at N. 27th St. & Folkways.

REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

24)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Sept. 18, 2000.  (PLACED ON
               FILE)

25)            Investment of Funds.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80464)

26)            Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due
               for the month of July, 2000 from: ATS Mobile; Aug.,
               2000: Assn. Administrators, Nextlink, Long Distance
               of Michigan, Sprint Spectrum, Affinity, Equality,
               Lincoln Celtelco, ATS Mobile, ATS, I-Link Comm., Big
               Planet, Tri-M, Glyphics, Teligent, Global, UniDial,
               LDM Systems, RSL Com USA, Comdata, Single Billing,
               Incomnet, NOSVA Ltd., GTC, Telco, GST Net, NOS,
               Globalcom, ATT Wireless, Operator, Cincinnati Bell,
               NPCR Inc., McLeodUSA, D& D Comm., Shaffer, Airtime
               SMR. (PLACED ON FILE)

27)            Approving the distribution of funds representing
               interest earned on short-term investments of Idle
               Funds during the month ended Sept., 2000.
 	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80465)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING   (ITEMS 28 THRU 35 HAD 1ST READING)

28)  00-174    Amending the pay schedules for a certain employee
               group by deleting the classification of Laboratory
               Chemist - WPC.

29)  00-175    Amending the pay schedules for a certain employee
               group by deleting the classification of Budget and
               Administrative Analyst I.

30)  00-176    Amending the pay schedules for certain employee
               groups by creating the classification of Grants
               Administrator and the classification of Affirmative
               Action Officer; by changing the classification of
               Budget & Administrative Analyst II to Budget &
               Administrative Analyst; and by deleting the job
               classification of Manager, Lincoln Area Agency on
               Aging.

31)  00-177    Vacating a portion of North 60th Street from Seward
               Ave. south 142 feet.
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (16K)

32)  00-178    Vacating a portion of North Coddington Avenue
               generally located south of West S Street.
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (15K)

33)  00-179    Change of Zone 3275 - Amending Sections 27.24.040(j)
               and 27.63.340 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to allow
               other than professional offices as permitted special
               uses in the R-8 Residential Zoning District.
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (25K)

34)  00-180    Change of Zone 3281 - Amending chapter 27.54 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code to delete Section 27.54.030
               which requires a minimum of one acres for P Zoning.
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (15K)

35)  00-181    Change of Zone 3283 - Amending Title 27 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code to permit Adult Care Centers
               by special permit in the R-1, R-2, R-3, R-4, and R-5
               districts.   (In connection w/00R-279) (PUBLIC
               HEARING & ACTION DELAYED TO 10/16/00, 7-0)
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (42K)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

36)  00-163    Creating Ornamental Lighting Dist. 283 in
               Woods Ave. from 33rd St. east to S. 38th St.
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17732)

37)  00-164    Creating Ornamental Lighting Dist. 284 in
               25th St. from Van Dorn to High Sts. (LOST, 2-5;
               JOHNSON, COOK ASSENTING; #38-4346)

38)  00-166    Amending Sec. 14.70.040 of the LMC to remove the
               references to sidewalks from the area the City
               Public Works Dept. is required to backfill for cuts,
               trenches, or excavation.  (PASSED, 7-0;
               #17733)
               Public Works & Utilities Exhibits: Fact Sheet (56K)

39)  00-167    Change of Zone 3276 - Amending Chapter 27.33 of the
               LMC to require fences to screen automobile lots,
               service stations, appliance sales, & repair
               operations in the B-3 Zoning Dist. when located
               within 100' of any residential use or district; to
               make those uses conditional uses; & to prohibit
               those as new uses within 100' of residential uses or
               districts.  (AMENDED, 7-0; PASSED, 7-0;
               #17734)
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (30K)

40)  00-168    Vacating Charleston St. between I-180/N. 6th St. &
               Sun Valley Blvd.  (PASSED, 7-0; #17735)
               Planning Department Exhibits: Fact Sheet (15K)

41)  00-171    Renaming specific streets within North Hills Pre.
               Plat generally located at N. 14th & Morton Sts. as
               follows: Shooting Star Dr. west from 15th St.
               renamed as "Pegram Dr."; Snowflake Dr. renamed as
               "Kennedy Dr."; Snowflake Ct. renamed as "Kennedy
               Ct."; & Patrick Ct. renamed as "Maze Ct.".
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17736)

42)  00-172    Amending Sec. 21.56.170 of the LMC to allow refuse &
               garbage removal service once a week when certain
               receptacles or containers for the storage of garbage
               are provided.  (PASSED, 7-0; #17737)
Agenda continued
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