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City of Lincoln
City Council
Agenda

            ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                   MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2000 AT 5:30 P.M.

    NOTE:  NO CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS: TUES., DEC. 26, 2000 nor 
				     TUES., JAN. 2, 2001


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)  Exhibit   App. of Lincoln P St. Catering Co., Inc. dba Embassy
       517K    Suites for an addition to premise at 1040 P St. (11/20/00
                - Pub. Hearing & Action delayed 1 week to 11/27/00)
	       (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-1; JOHNSON DISSENTING; A-80555.)

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

 2)  00-192    Creating Water Dist. 1181 in Gladstone St. from 35th
               to 36th Sts. & in 36th St. from Gladstone to Hartley Sts.

 3)  00-193    Creating Paving Dist. 2619 in Gladstone St. from 35th 
               to 36th Sts. & in 36th St. from Gladstone to Hartley Sts.

 4)  00-194    Creating Paving Dist. 2620 in N.W. 10th St. from W.
               Dawes to W. Belmont Sts.

 5)  00-195    Creating Alley Paving Dist. 359 in the east/west alley
               between 47th & 48th Sts. from Lowell Ave. to Prescott Ave.

 6)  00-210    Approving an Agrmt. between the City & Western Wireless
               for the construction & operation of a PCS Antenna for a
               communications facility on the 911 tower on property 
	       generally located at 14th & Military Rd.

 7)  00-211    Vacating W. Nance St. from N.W. 10th St. west to the
               Cornhusker Hwy./I-80 right-of-way.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (15K)

 8)  00-212    Amending the corporate limits of the City by
               annexing approx. 135.7 acres of property generally located 
	       at N.W. 48th St. & W. Adams St.  (In connection w/00-213, 
	       00R-317, 00R-318, 00R-319)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (46K)

 9)  00-213    Change of Zone 3248 - App. of M&S Construction & the
               Lincoln Chamber of Commerce for a change from I-2
               Industrial to H-4 General Commercial, B-2 Planned
               Neighborhood, & R-3 Residential, on property
               generally located at N.W. 48th St. & W. Adams St. 
               (In connection w/00-212, 00R-317, 00R-318, 00R-319)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (42K)

10)  00-214    Amending the corporate limits of the City by
               annexing approx. 37 acres of property generally
               located south of Hwy. 2 between S. 70th St. & Pine
               Lake Rd.  (In connection w/00-215, 00R-320)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (89K)

11)  00-215    Change of Zone 3282 - App. of Livingston Investment, Inc.
               for a change from AGR Agricultural Residential to B-2
	       Planned Neighborhood Business on property generally located
	       southeast of 70th & Hwy. 2. (In connection w/00-214, 00R-320)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (103K)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

12)  00R-296   Ordering construction of sidewalks at various
               locations throughout the City generally bounded by
               S.W. 27th & W. "O" on the west, 27th & Whitehead Dr.
               on the north, 80th & Leighton on the east, & 40th &
               Eagle Ridge Rd. on the south.  (ACTION DELAYED
               FOR 1 WEEK TO 12/4/00, 7-0.)

13)  00R-312   Reappointing Martin Ramirez to the Multicultural Advisory
               Committee for a 3-yr. term expiring Sept. 18, 2003.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80556.)

14)  00R-312(a) Appointing Charles Greene to the Multicultural
               Advisory Committee to fill an unexpired term
               expiring Sept. 18, 2002. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80557.)

15)  00R-313   Approving an amendment to the Keno operator contract
               with Lincoln Keno, Inc. to change the 45-day
               requirement for commencement of the keno lottery
               operation to 120 days. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80558.)

16)  00R-315   Accepting the report of new & pending claims against
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth
               therein for the period of Nov. 1 - 15, 2000.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80559.)

17)  00R-316   Approving a Golf License Agrmt. between the City & Cory
               Fletcher for professional golf services at Mahoney 
               Golf Course & Clubhouse for a period from Dec. 1. 2000
               through April 30, 2003.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80560.)

18)  00R-317   Comp. Plan Amendment 94-52 - Amending the 1994
               Lincoln Lancaster County Comp. Plan to change Figure
               16, Lincoln's Land Use Plan, from Industrial to
               Commercial & from Industrial to Residential on
               property generally located at N.W. 48th St. & W.
               Adams St.  (In connection w/00-212, 00-213, 00R-318,
               00R-319) (ACTION DELAYED FOR 1 WEEK TO 12/4/00, 7-0.)

19)  00R-318   Special Permit 1833 - App. of M&S Construction & the
               Lincoln Chamber of Commerce to develop Ashley
               Heights C.U.P. consisting of 289 dwelling units on
               property generally located at N.W. 48th St. & W.
               Adams St.  (In connection w/00-212, 00-213, 00R-317,
               00R-319) (ACTION DELAYED FOR 1 WEEK TO 12/4/00, 7-0.)

20)  00R-319   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Ashley
               Heights for four outlots & two commercial lots, with
               waivers to block length, pedestrian easement,
               roadway platform approaches, & the submittal of a
               use permit at the time of preliminary plat, on
               property generally located at N.W. 48th St. & W.
               Adams St.  (In connection w/00-212, 00-213, 00R-317,
               00R-318) (ACTION DELAYED FOR 1 WEEK TO 12/4/00, 7-0.)

21)  00R-320   Use Permit 132 - App. of Livingston Investment, Inc.
               to develop 267,812 sq. ft. of space to include
               retail, office buildings, banks &  financial
               companies, restaurants, dry cleaners, on & off sale
               of alcoholic beverages, & a waiver of the sign
               regulations to permit a sign at the south entrance
               to the site, on property generally located southeast
               of 70th St. & Hwy. 2.  (In connection w/00-214, 00-
               215) (ACTION DELAYED FOR 1 WEEK TO 12/4/00, 7-0.)

22)  00R-321   Approving an Interlocal Agrmt. between the City &
               Lancaster County Cooperative Extension Service for
               Solid Waste Education Services. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80561.)

23)            Setting the interest rate on Board of Equalization
               for Downtown Business Improvement Dist., the Core
               Business Improvement Dist. Overlay, & the Downtown
               Maintenance Dist.  (7.36%) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80562.)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

24)            Denial of applications for Ambulance Certificates of
               Public Convenience and Necessity for Platte County
               Ambulance Co., American Medical Response, and Rural
               Metro Medical Services.  (PLACED ON FILE IN CITY
               CLERK'S OFFICE) (MOTION TO APPROVE THE DENIALS
               APPROVED, 7-0.)


25)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due
               for the month of October, 2000 from: Nebraska Technology
               & Telecomms., Long Distance of Michigan, Lightyear Comms.,
               TRI-M Comms., RSL Com USA, Glyphics Comms., Comdata
               Telecomms. Services, NOSVA Ltd. Partnership, Excel
               Telecomms., Incomnet Comms., GTC Telecom, LDM Systems,
               ATT Wireless PCS, I-Link Comms., Equality Inc., GST Net,
               Network Internat'l (Final Return), Nextlink Long Distance
               Service, NOS Comms., Network Billing Systems, D & D Comms.,
               Nextel, Teligent Services, Phoenix Network, Touch America
               Services, Primus Telecomms., Trans National Comms., Qwest
               Comms., Working Assets Funding Services, Viatel Services,
               LCI International Telecom, International Exchange Comms.,
               TracFone Wireless, Atlas Comms., & Cincinnati Bell Long
               Distance.  (PLACED ON FILE)

               Report from City Treasurer of Franchise Fee due from
               Utilicorp United for the month of October, 2000.
               (PLACED ON FILE) 


               Hearing date set for Mon., Dec. 11, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on
               the Man. App. of Nedra J. Lucas for Nebraska Retail
               Ventures LLC dba Ampride #105 at 3291 Holdrege. (ADOPTED,
               7-0; A-80563.)

               Hearing date set for Mon., Dec. 11, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on
               the Man. App. of Neil G. Stuthmann for Elks BPO Lincoln
               Lodge #80 dba Elks BPO Lincoln Lodge #80 at 5910 S. 58th St.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80564.)

               Hearing date set for Mon., Dec. 11, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. on
               the Nebraska Retail Ventures LLC dba Ampride 107 for a
               Retail Class B Liquor License at 5501 Superior St.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80565.)

REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

26)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Nov. 13, 2000.  (place on file)

27)            Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80566.)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEMS 28 & 29 HAD 1ST READING.)

28)  00-216    Change of Zone 3289 - App. of Ridge Development,
               Southview, Inc., & North Hills Limited Partnership
               for a change from R-2 to R-3 Residential on property
               generally located at Folkways Dr. & 21st St.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (756K)

29)  00-217    Amending Sec. 10.22.080(e) of the LMC to include
               language which requires that vehicles operated upon
               the streets of the city not be obscured to the
               extent that the ability to see inside the vehicle is
               substantially impaired.
	       Law Department: Fact Sheet (4K)

RESOLUTIONS & ORDINANCES - FOR COUNCIL ACTION - HAD PUBLIC HEARING

30)  00R-308   Accepting & approving the Pre. Plat of Wilderness
               Park Estates including waivers for curb & gutters,
               sidewalks, stormwater detention, & street trees, on
               property generally located west of S. 14th St. &
               Mockingbird Lane.  (In con-nection w/99-93, 00R-309,
               00-209)  (11/20/00 - Action delayed 1 week to
               11/27/00) (ACTION DELAYED UNTIL 1/8/01, 7-0.)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (1.8M)

31)  00R-309   Special Permit 1832 - App. of George & Kathy
               Mechling to develop Wilderness Park Estates C.U.P.
               consisting of 19 dwelling units on property
               generally located at S. 14th St. & Mockingbird Lane. 
               (In connection w/99-93, 00R-308, 00-209)  (11/20/00
               - Action delayed 1 week to 11/27/00)  (ACTION DELAYED
               UNTIL 1/8/01, 7-0.)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (2.7M)

32)  00-209    Vacating a portion of Pine Lake Rd. from the west
               line of Lazy Acres Subdivision west to the railroad
               right-of-way, generally located west of S. 14th St.
               & Pine Lake Rd.  (In connection w/00R-308, 00R-309, 99-93)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (16K)
	       (ACTION DELAYED UNTIL 1/8/01, 7-0.)

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.   (In connection
	       w/00R-308, 00R-309, 00-209) (11/20/00 - Action delayed 1 week
               to 11/27/00) (ACTION DELAYED UNTIL 1/8/01, 7-0.)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

34)  00-205    Change of Zone 3204 - App. of Planning Director for
               a change from P Public Use to R-3 Residential & from
               R-3 Residential to P Public Use on property
               generally located at N. 84th & Holdrege Sts.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (15K)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17767.)

35)  00-206    Change of Zone 3287 - App. of Lincoln Land &
               Mortgage Co. for a  change from R-3 to R-1 Residential on 
               property generally located at S. 73rd St. & Thomasbrook Ln.
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (15K)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17768.)

PENDING LIST  (EXTENDED ONE WEEK.)

36)  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)

37)  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)

38)  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)

39)  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)

40)  99R-134   Approving a recommendation that the Mayor amend
               Administrative Regula-tion #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)  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)

42)  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)

43)  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)

44)  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)

45)  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)

46)  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)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (40K)

47)  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)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (16K)

48)  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 property
               generally located at S. 84th St. & Old Cheney Rd. 
               (10/2/00 - Placed on Pending)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (47K)

49)  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)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (42K)

50)  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)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (36K)

51)  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)

52)  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)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (18K)

53)  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)
	       Planning Department: Fact Sheet (14K)

54)  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)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2000:  (APPROVED, 7-0.)

55)  00R-314   Approving the Restated Articles of Incorporation of
               Emergency Medical Services, Inc. as adopted by the
               Board of Directors of EMS.

56)  00R-322   Ordering Ornam. Lighting Dist. 283 constructed in
               Woods Ave. from S. 33rd St. east to S. 38th St.

57)  00R-323   Approving the use of public right-of-way by Meadow
               Gold Dairies for the construction of a block
               structure with roof for an existing compactor at the
               northeast corner of 7th & L Sts.

58)  00R-324   Use Permit 99B - App. of Union Bank & Trust to
               enlarge a ground sign from 32 sq. ft. to 70 sq. ft.,
               on property generally located at the northwest
               corner of S. 27th St. & Pine Lake Rd.

59)  00R-325   Approving the Willowbrook Shopping Center Annexation
               & Zoning Agrmt. between the City & Livingston
               Investments, Inc. outlining certain conditions &
               understandings with regard to the annexation of
               property generally located at S. 70th St. & Hwy. 2.
	       Law Department: Fact Sheet (4K)

60)  00R-326   Approving the Ashley Heights Conditional Annexation
               & Zoning Agrmt. between the City & M&S Construction
               & Allan D. & Beth A. Schultz outlining certain
               conditions & understandings with regard to the
               annexation of property generally located at N.W.
               48th St. & W. Adams St.
	       Law Department: Fact Sheet (4K)


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 (11/29/00) PRIOR TO THE
     NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING (12/4/00).


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  12:19 A.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing Date of Dec. 4, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. App. of Nebraska
     Fertilizer & Ag-Chemical Institute to conduct a raffle within
     the City of Lincoln.

     Hearing Date of Dec. 4, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. for the Man. App. of
     Thomas O. Rost for Columbus Lincoln Hotel Properties, L.L.C.
     dba Holiday Inn Lincoln Downtown located at 141 N. 9th St.

     Hearing Date of Dec. 4, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. for J.J. Kat, Inc.
     dba Brewsky's Food & Spirits for an addition to their license
     premise of an area approx. 20' x 30' to the N.W. at 2840 S.
     70th St.

     Hearing Date of Dec. 4, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. for Wilderness Ridge
     LLC, dba Wilderness Ridge Golf Course  for a Retail Class C
     Liquor License at 1800 Box Canyon Cir.

     Hearing Date of Dec. 4, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. for the Man. App. of
     James Bert White for Wilderness Ridge LLC dba Wilderness Ridge
     Golf Course at 1800 Box Canyon Cir. 

     Hearing Date of Dec. 11, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. for SMG Food &
     Beverage LLC dba SMG Pershing Municipal Auditorium  for a
     Retail Class C Liquor License with Catering at 226 Centennial
     Mall South.

     Hearing Date of Dec. 11,  2000 at 1:30 p.m. for the Man. App.
     of Douglas J. Kuhnel for SMG Food & Beverage LLC dba SMG
     Pershing Municipal Auditorium at 226 Centennial Mall South.

     Hearing date of Dec. 11, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. for App. of
     Lighthouse Properties LLP dba Beacon Hill at 5353 N. 27th St.

     Hearing date of Dec. 11, 2000 at 1:30 p.m. for the Man. App.
     of Carole Louise Regan for Lighthouse Properties LLP dba
     Beacon Hill at 5353 N. 27th St. 



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