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          ACTION FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2000 AT 1:30 P.M.

		ALL MEMBERS PRESENT EXCEPT JOHNSON

PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)   Exhibit  App. of MIP Two, Inc. dba "Mickey's Irish Pub" for a
        371K   Class "I" liquor license at 1409 "O" Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-80527)

 2)   Exhibit  Man. App. of John M. Seltzer for MIP Two, Inc. dba
        125K   "Mickey's Irish Pub" at 1409 "O" Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-80528)

 3)   Exhibit  App. of O'Fourteen, Inc. dba "Woody's Pub" for a
        104K   liquor catering license at 101 North 14th Street, #6.
	       (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-80529)

 4)   Exhibit  App. of Pearl's, Inc. dba "Pearl's Cafe" for a Class
        235K   "I" liquor license at 311 North 8th Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-80530)
 
 5)   Exhibit  Man. App. of Jeffery Dean Auld for Pearl's, Inc. dba
        193K   "Pearl's Cafe" at 311 North 8th Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-80531)

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

 6)  00-204    Approving an extension of the cable television
               franchise between the City & AOL/Time Warner for an
               additional 60 days beyond the extended franchise
               expiration date of Nov. 15, 2000.  (On 3rd Reading)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

 7)  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.
               (11/6/00 - Pub. Hearing reopened & action cont'd to
               11/13/00)  (PASSED AMENDMENTS  1, 7, & 8, 6-0; PASSED, 6-0;
               #17759)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 8)  00R-304   Approving an extension of the contract for the
               operation of a keno type lottery between the City of
               Lincoln & Lincoln's Big Red Lottery Services Ltd.
               (ADOPTED, 4-2; FORTENBERRY & CAMP DISSENTING; A-80532)

 9)  00R-305   Accepting the report of new & pending claims against
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth
               therein for the period of October 16 - 31, 2000.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-80533)

10)  00R-306   Waiving the requirement of the Design Standards for
               the surfacing of a parking lot for a church located
               at W. "A" St. & Homestead Expressway.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-80534)

11)  00R-307   Approving an Agrmt. between the City & the State
               Dept. of Roads for the funding of the E. "O" St.
               widening project, 52nd St. to Wedgewood Dr.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-80535)

11a)           Assessment Resolutions for Downtown Maintenance
               District, Downtown Business Improvement District &
               Core Business Improvement District Overlay for Board
               of Equalization, Mon., Nov. 20, 2000, at 10:00 a.m.
               (APPROVED, 6-0)

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

12)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Setting Hearing date of 11/20/00 at 1:30 p.m. for
               the Man. App. of Yvonne C. Jones for Whitehead Oil
               Co. dba U-Stop Convenience Shop at 3244 Cornhusker
               Hwy.. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-80536)

REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

13)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Oct. 30, 2000.  (PLACED ON
               FILE)

14)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-80537)

15)            Approving the distribution of funds representing
               interest earned on short-term investments of Idle
               Funds during the month ended September 2000.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-80538)

16)            Lincoln Water & WasteWater System Recapitulation of
               Daily Cash Receipts for October 2000. (PLACED ON
               FILE)

17)            Report from City Treasurer of Telecommunications
               Occupation Tax due for the month of July, 2000:
               OneStar, PNG Telecomm.; Aug., 2000: OneStar, PNG,
               Int'l. Exchange; Sept., 2000: OneStar, PNG, AS
               Telecomm., IBM Global, GE Capital Comm., McLeodUSA,
               MCI Telecomm.  (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEMS 18 THRU 21 HADST READING)

18)  00-205    Change of Zone 3204 - Application of Planning Director
               for a change of zone from P Public Use to R-3 Residential
               and from R-3 Residential to P Public Use on property
               generally located at North 84th and Holdrege Streets.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (15K)

19)  00-206    Change of Zone 3287 - Application of Lincoln Land &
               Mortgage Company for a  change of zone from R-3
               Residential to R-1 Residential on property generally
               located at South 73rd Street and Thomasbrook Lane.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (15K)

20)  00-207    Vacating a portion of South 16th Street in near
               Vavrina Boulevard located in Vavrina Meadows.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (16K)

21)  00-209    Vacating a portion of Pine Lake Road from the west
               line of Lazy Acres Subdivision west to the railroad
               right-of-way, generally located west of South 14th
               Street and Pine Lake Road.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (16K)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

 22) 00-197    Amending Ord. 17595, passed Jan. 24, 2000, to
               include additional properties from which right-of-
               way is to be acquired for the improvement of E. O
               St. from 52nd St. to Wedgewood Dr.  (PASSED, 6-0;
               #17760)

23)  00-198    Change of Zone 3286 - App. of Elliott & Lynne Rustad
               for a change from R-3 Residential to B-2 Planned
               Neighborhood Business Dist. on property generally
               located at N. 27th St. & Folkways Blvd. (PASSED,
               6-0; #17761)

24)  00-201    Amending the pay schedules of employees whose class-
               ifications are assigned to the pay range prefixed by
               the letter "M" by creating the classification of 
               "Public Works Special Project Administrator."
	       (PASSED, 6-0; #17762)

25)  00-202    Amending the pay schedules of employees whose class-
               ifications are assigned to the pay range prefixed by
               the letter "A" by creating the classification of "EMS
               Business Manager." (PASSED, 5-1; CAMP DISSENTING; #17763)

26)  00-203    Amending Chapter 10.42 of the LMC relating to Abandoned
               Vehicles by amending Section 10.42.110 to add an excep-
               tion for the keeping of wrecked or junked vehicles
               located on a farmstead & by amending Section 10.42.115
               to clarify that a hobbyist permit only covers the stor-
               age of vehicles & does not authorize the storage of
               miscellaneous vehicle parts or junk contained in, on,
               or near the vehicle & to limit the hobbyist permits to
               one renewal.  (PASSED, 6-0; #17764)

27)  00-204    Approving an extension of the cable television fran-
               chise between the City & AOL/Time Warner for an addi-
               tional 60 days beyond the extended franchise expira-
               tion date of Nov. 15, 2000.  (PASSED, 6-0;
               #17765)

PENDING LIST  (EXTENDED ONE WEEK; SEE ITEMS 33, 48, & 49)

28)  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)

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 SDL's 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)  97-142    Change of Zone 3076 - App. of Dustrol,  Inc. for a
               change from AG Agricul-tural 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)

32)  99R-134   Approving a recommendation that the Mayor amend Admin-
               istrative 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)

33)  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)  (REMOVED FROM PENDING TO HAVE PUB. 
	       HEARING & ACTION ON 11/20/00, 6-0)

34)  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)

35)  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)

36)  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 Neigh-borhood 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)

37)  00-72     Change of Zone 3245 - App. of Manette Kidney for a
               change from AG Agri-cultural to O-2 Suburban Office on
               property generally located at S. 84th St. & Old Cheney
               Rd.  (4/24/00 - Reconsidered & Placed on Pending)

38)  00R-182   RE: Special Permit 1165A - To show cause why said
               Special Permit should not be revoked for failure to
               comply with the conditions of the Special Permit
               (1301 "H"). (7/17/00 - Placed on Pending)

39)  00-159    Change of Zone 3206 - App. of Realty Trust Group for
               a change from AGR Agricultural Residential to B-1
               Local Business Dist. on property generally located
               at S. 70th St. & Pine Lake Rd.  (9/18/00 - Placed on
               Pending)

40)  00-169    Vacating the north/south alley from Seward Ave.
               north to the east/west alley in Block 95, Havelock
               Add., generally located between N. 62nd & N. 63rd
               Sts. (9/25/00 - Placed on Pending)

41)  00-160    Ord. 17727 - Change of Zone 3207 - App. of Realty
               Trust Group for a change from AG Agricultural to B-2
               Planned Neighborhood Business Dist. on pro-perty
               generally located at S. 84th St. & Old Cheney Rd. 
               (10/2/00 - Placed on Pending)

42)  00-181    Change of Zone 3283 - Amending Title 27 of the LMC
               to permit Adult Care Centers by special permit in
               the R-1, R-2, R-3, R-4, & R-5 Dists.   (In connec-
               tion w/00R-279)  (10/16/00 - Placed on Pending)

43)  00R-279   Special Permit 1851A - App. of Tabitha, Inc. &
               Tabitha Housing Corp., to operate a combined early
               childhood care facility & adult care center for a
               maxi-mum of 42 children & 20 adults, with a maximum
               of 9 employees, & waiving the required access to an
               arterial street on property generally located at
               48th & J Sts.  (In connection w/00-181)  (10/16/00 -
               Placed on Pending)

44)  00-177    Vacating a portion of N. 60th St. from Seward Ave.
               south 142 ft.  (10/16/00 - Placed on Pending)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (16K)

45)  00-199    Vacating N. 40th St. from the John Dietrich Trail
               north to the terminus of N. 40th St., generally
               located at the north end of 40th St., north of Adams
               St.  (11/6/00 - Placed on Pending)

 46) 00-200    Vacating W. N St. from the west line of S.
               Coddington to a point approx. 300' west thereof.
               (11/6/00 - Placed on Pending)

47)  00R-271   Resolution A-80486 - Use Permit 131 - App. of Krein
               Real Estate, Inc. to con-struct 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) (10/16/00 -
               Reconsidered, 6-0; Action delayed 2 weeks to
               10/30/00, 6-0) (10/23/00 - Public Hearing & Action
               11/6/00) (11/6/00 - Placed on Pending)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (52K)

48)  00R-301   Amending the 1994 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comp.
               Plan to adopt the Boulevard concept for Public Way
               Corridors & to incorporate the Lincoln Fringe Area
               Primary Public Way Corridor Study by reference. 
               (11/6/00 - Placed on Pending for 2 weeks to
               11/20/00)  (REMOVED FROM PENDING FOR PUB. HEARING
               & ACTION ON 11/20/00, 6-0)

49)  00R-302   Adopting the Lincoln Electric Systm Annual Operating
               & Capital Improvements Budget for calendar year
               2001.  (11/6/00 - Placed on Pending for 2 weeks to
               11/20/00)  (REMOVED FROM PENDING FOR ACTION ONLY
               ON 11/20/00, 6-0)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2000:  APPROVED, 6-0.

50)  00R-307a  Appointing Lois Cockerham to the Food Advisory
               Committee for a four-year term expiring May 1, 2004.

51)  00R-308   Accepting and approving the preliminary plat of
               Wilderness Park Estates including waivers for curb &
               gutters, sidewalks, stormwater detention, and street
               trees, on property generally located west of South
               14th Street and Mockingbird Lane.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (39K)

52)  00R-309   Special Permit 1832 - Application of George and
               Kathy Mechling to develop Wilderness Park Estates
               Community Unit Plan consisting of 19 dwelling units
               on property generally located at South 14th Street
               and Mockingbird Lane.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (30K)

53)  00R-310   Accepting and approving the preliminary plat of
               Stevens Creek Ridge Addition, including waivers for
               sidewalks, street lights, landscape screens, street
               trees, and block length, on property generally
               located at North 134th and Holdrege Streets.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (33K)

54)  00R-311   Special Permit 1870 - Application of Gerry and
               Dianne Krieser to develop Stevens Creek Ridge
               Community Unit Plan consisting of five single family
               dwelling units on property generally located at
               North 134th and Holdrege Streets.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet 26(K)

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 (11/15/00) PRIOR TO THE
     NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING (11/20/00).

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   2:21 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS
     
     Hearing Date of Monday, Nov. 27, 2000 at 5:30 p.m. & place on
     the formal city Council Agenda the following:
          00-192    To provide authority to create a Water District
                    to construct an 8-inch water main in Gladstone
                    St., 35th to 36th St. Gladstone to Hartley Sts.
          00-193    To provide authority to create a Paving Dist.
                    in Gladstone, 35th to 36th Sts. & 35th St.,
                    Gladstone to Hartley.
          00-194    To provide authority to create a Paving Dist.
                    in Northwest 10th St., W. Dawes to W. Belmont
                    Sts.
          00-195    To provide authority to create an Alley Paving
                    Dist. to construct concrete pavement in the
                    East/West alley, 47th St. to 48th St., Lowell
                    Ave. to Prescott Ave.
          00-296    To provide authority to order the construction
                    of sidewalks at various locations throughout
                    the City.  The general boundary being from SW
                    27th & W. O St. on the west, 27th & Whitehead
                    Dr. on the north, 80th & Leighton on the east &
                    40th & Eagle Ridge Rd. on the south.

     Hearing Date of Mon., Nov. 20, 2000, at 10:00 a.m. on the
     Board of Equalization Meeting for Downtown Maintenance Dist.,
     Downtown Business Dist., & Core Business Improvement District
     Overlay.  (APPROVED, 6-0)

     App. of Lincoln P Street Catering Co., Inc. dba Embassy Suites
     for an addition to premise at 1040 P Street. 

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