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              ACTION FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                    MONDAY, JANUARY 8, 2001 AT 1:30 P.M.

            NOTE:  NO CITY COUNCIL MEETING: WEEK OF JAN. 15, 2001.

		 	    MAYORS AWARD OF EXCELLENCE -
		      JASON AHLBERG, PARKS & RECREATION DEPT.


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)  Exhibit   Application of DHABS, L.L.C. dba "Barrymore's" for a
       636K    Class C and liquor catering license at 124 N. 13th
               Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80623)

 2)  Exhibit   Manager application of Robert M. Schull for DHABS,
       221K    L.L.C. d.b.a. "Barrymore's" at 124 N. 13th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80624)

3)  Exhibit   Application of DHABS, L.L.C. d.b.a. "DHABS" for a
       555K    Class C liquor license at 128 N. 13th Street.
	       Settlement Agreement (243K) Building Lay-Out Plans (541K)
	       Real Estate Lease (991K)    Articles of Organization (413K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80625)

4)  Exhibit   Manager application of Robert M. Schull for DHABS,
       92K     L.L.C. d.b.a. "DHABS" at 128 N. 13th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80626)

 5)  Exhibit   Application of Eating Establishments Holding Company
       466K    Inc., d.b.a. "Flatwater Grill" for a Class I and
               liquor catering license at 201 N. 7th Street.
	       Assignment & Assumption of Lease - Lincoln Depot (56K)
	       Lincoln Station Lease - Great Hall (1.8M)
	       Articles of Incorporation (157K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80627)

 6)  Exhibit   Manager application of Mark Kurth for Eating
       106K    Establishments Holding Company Inc. d.b.a.
               "Flatwater Grill" at 201 N. 7th Street.(ADOPTED,
               7-0; A-80628)

 7)  Exhibit   Application of Bosnian Kitchen, Inc. d.b.a. "Bosnian
       580K    Kitchen" for a Class I liquor license at 1819 O
               Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80629)

 8)  Exhibit   Manager application of Irfan Osmanovic for Bosnian
       85K     Kitchen, Inc. d.b.a. "Bosnian Kitchen" at 1819 O
               Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80630)

 9)  Exhibit   Manager application of Charles E. LeCorgne for
       196K    Famous Dave's Ribs-U, Inc. d.b.a. "Famous Dave's" at
               2750 Pine Lake Road. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80631)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING (ITEMS 10 & 11 HAD 2NDREADING)

10)  00-221    Disestablishing the Downtown Core Management &
               Enhancement Dist. within an area in downtown Lincoln
               between 10th St. & Centennial Mall, & between Q & M
               Sts.

11)  00-222    Disestablishing the Downtown Perimeter Management &
               Enhancement Dist. within an area in downtown Lincoln
               between 7th St. & 17th St. , & R & H Sts.


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

12)  00R-348   Approving an Enhanced 911 Data Base Agrmt. between
               the City & Alltel Communications for a minimum of 4
               yrs. for the use of the Alltel database for
               emergency communications. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80632)

13)  00R-349   Approving the appointment of Michael Ayars, Rhymes
               Moncure, Jr. & Jeanie Watson to the Lincoln Electric
               System Administrative Board for a 3-yr. term to
               expire Dec. 31, 2003. (ADOPTED, 6-1; CAMP DISSENTING;
               A-80633)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

14)       Request for the creation of an Alley Paving District in
          College Hill Subdivision Lots 1 through12 by South Street
          Temple. (REFERRED TO PUB. WORKS DEPT.)

15)       Withdrawal of App. for Change of Zone 3122 for P.U.D. and
          Preliminary Plat #98011 for Antelope Commons Project by
          Essex Corp./Nebraska Nurseries Inc.

16)       THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.:
          Change of Zone 3296 - App. of Marc Wullschleger, Director
               of Urban Development, for a change from R-6 to B-3
               at North 27th and S Street to West side of T
               Street.
          Special Permit No. 1892 - App. of Qwest Wireless L.L.C.
               to build a wireless communications facility at 600
               Fletcher Avenue.
          Special Permit No. 1893 - App. of Cornhusker Council -
               Boy Scouts of America to allow "Club" use in AG District at
	       120th & A Street.
          Use Permit No. 43A - App. of Stockwell Properties to
               develop offices & drive through bank at 13th & Stockwell.

17)       Setting Hearing date of Jan. 22, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. on the
          App. of Buggy Bath  East, LLC d.b.a. "Buggy Bath Car Wash
          - East " for a Class B/K Liquor License at 8350
          Northwoods Dr. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80634)


18)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

          Setting Hearing date of Jan. 22, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. for a
          Man. App. of Robert W. Koller for Whitehead Oil Company
          dba "U-Stop Convenience Shop" located at 8231 East O
          Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; 80635)

          Setting Hearing date of Jan. 22, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. for an
          App. of Columbus Lincoln Hotel Property LC dba "Holiday
          Inn/Conference Center/Green Mill Bar-Cabo Beach Club" for
          a Catering License located at 141 N. 9th Street.
          (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80636)

          Setting Hearing date of Feb. 5, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. for the
          Man. App. of Trevor J. Brandenburgh for B.V.R., Inc. dba
          "Club Chaos" located at 1600 O Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
          A-80637)

          Formal Paving Petition for Alley Paving Dist. No. 359 in
          College View Addition, Lot 3 & 4, Block 32 signed by
          Richard M. Noel and Linda Robinson Rutz. (REFERRED TO
          LAW DEPT.)

          Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due as
          follows: Nov. 2000: Broadwing Telecomm. (PLACE ON FILE)

          Report of Lincoln Water & WasteWater System
          Recapitulation of Daily Cash Receipts for Dec., 2000.
          (PLACED ON FILE)

          THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.:
          Change of Zone No. 3300 - App. of Larry E. & Linda L.
               Lewis for a change from AG to H-3 at N.W.
               84th St. & West O St.
          Use Permit No. 113A - App. of Lighthouse Properties LLC
               to amend Use Permit No. 13, Reso. No. A-79098 to permit
               the installation & use of an on-premises ground sign outside
               30' of the pad site building at N. 27th St.
               & Folkways Blvd.
          Use Permit No. 136 - App. of Jerry & Janet Joyce, LTD.,
               to construct a new three story office building,
               51,000 sq. ft. at 80th & O St.
          Spec. Permit No. 1881 - App. o f Hoegemeyer Palmer
               Construction to develop 12 town home lots & one
               single family lot at N. 84th St. & Peregrine
               Ct.
          Spec. Permit No. 1891 - App. of Qwest Wireless LLC to
               build a wireless communications facility at 1601
               South 17th St.
          Spec. Permit No. 1896 - App. of Heartland Insurance Pool,
               Inc. to operate a salvage yard as per section
               27.63.510 of the LMC at North 1st &
               Charleston St.
          Spec. Permit No. 1897 - App. of Qwest Wireless LLC to
               build a wireless communications facility at 5220 R St.

REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

19)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Dec. 11 & 18, 2000. (PLACED
               ON FILE)

20)            Investment of Funds - 12/15/00 (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80638)

20)            Investment of Funds - 12/22/00 (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80639)

22)            Approving the distribution of funds representing
               interest earnings on short-term investments of IDLE
               FUNDS for the month ended Nov. 30, 2000.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80640)

23)            Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax
               due as follows: Nov., 2000: Airtime SMR,
               Intellicall, Coast Int'l., IBM Global, USA Paging,
               Aliant Cellular, Association Adm., Long Distance of
               Michigan, I-Link, Big Planet, GlobalCom, Single
               Billing Services d.b.a. Asian American, Sprint,
               Aliant d.b.a. Alltel, McLeodUSA, Tri-M, Lightyear,
               Zone Telecom, AT&T, ATT Wireless PCS, Excel, Telco,
               Nebraska Tech., NOS Comm., GST NET, Equality, Sprint
               Spectrum, Lincoln Celtelco, NOSVA, Glyphics, RSL COM
               USA, GTC Telecom., COMDATA, Nextlink, Incomnet, D&D
               Comm., LDM Systems, Network Billing, Affinity,
               Working Assets, LCI Int'l., Int'l Exchange, Phoenix
               Network, Utilicorp, NPCR, Nextel West, TracFone
               Wireless, Touch America, Viatel, Cincinnati Bell,
               Trans Nat'l, Primus, Qwest, Teligent, Atlas.
               (PLACED ON FILE)

24)            Report from City Treasurer for Cash on Hand at the
               close of business Nov. 30, 2000. (PLACED ON FILE)

25)            Audit Report of Lincoln Water & Wastewater Systems
               for Fiscal Year 1999 - 2000. (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING (ITEMS 26 THRU 33 HAD 1STREADING)

26)  01-1      Change of Zone 3295 - Application of Valentino's for
               a change of zone from R-6 Residential to B-1 Local
               Business on property generally located at North 35th
               and Holdrege Streets.

27)  01-2      Amending the corporate limits of the City by
               annexing approximately 0.19 acres of property
               generally located east of 84th Street between
               Pioneers Blvd. and Old Cheney Road.

28)  01-3      Change of Zone 3294 - Application of D&D
               Development, Inc. for a change of zone from R-3
               Residential to AG Agricultural, and from AG
               Agricultural to R-3 Residential on property
               generally located east of 84th Street between
               Pioneers Blvd. and Old Cheney Road.

29)  01-4      Amending Ordinance 17705 relating to the pay
               schedules of employees whose classifications are
               assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "C"
               by creating the job classifications of "Transfer
               Emergency Medical Technician" and "Transfer Paramedic."

30)  01-5      Amending Section 2.76.155 and 2.76.395 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code to allow specified part-time employees
               to receive longevity pay, revising the vacation
               earnings schedule of employees whose classifications
               are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the
               letter "M", and clarifying provisions regarding
               waiving vacation and vacation payout.

31)  01-6      Amending Ordinance 17707 relating to the pay
               schedules of employees whose classifications are
               assigned to the pay range which is prefixed by the
               letter "N" by creating the job classification of
               "Internet Support Specialist" and deleting the job
               classifications of "Traffic Signal Service Worker,"
               "Sign Painter I," "Sign Painter II," and "Parking
               Meter Repair Worker."

32)  01-1      Amending Ordinance 17705 relating to the pay
               schedules of employees whose classifications are
               assigned to the pay range which is prefixed by the
               letter "A" by deleting the job classifications of
               "Traffic Maintenance Supervisor," "Traffic Engineer
               I," and "Traffic Engineer II"; and relating to the
               pay schedules of employees whose classifications are
               assigned to the pay range which is prefixed by the
               letter "C" by deleting the job classifications of
               "Traffic Signal Technician I" and "Traffic Signal
               Technician II."

33)  01-8      Authorizing the execution and delivery of the
       not     Lease-Purchase and Trust Agreement with Union
    available  Bank & Trust Co., Lincoln, Nebraska, in an
     On-line   amount not to exceed $1,450,000 for the
               acquisition by the City of ambulances and
               related life and safety equipment for the
               City's Fire Department and a client information
               system for the Department of Health.


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)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (782K)

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)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (545K)

36)  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)
               Planning Department: Substitute Ordinance (63K)

37)  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)
                Planning Department: Factsheet (1.2M)

38)  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)

39)  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)
               Planning Department: Factsheet pt1 (1.5M)
	       Factsheet pt2 (1M)

40)  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)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (1.4M)

41)  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)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (949K)

42)  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)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (662K)

43)  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)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (1M)

44)  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 a Pending)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (40K)

45)  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: Factsheet (16K)

46)  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)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (47K)

47)  00-177    Vacating a portion of N. 60th St. from Seward Ave.
               south 142 ft.  (10/16/00 - Placed on Pending)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (16K)

48)  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: Factsheet (18K)

49)  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: Factsheet (987K)

50)  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: Factsheet (52K)

51)  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)  (11/27/00 - Action delayed until 1/8/01)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (1.8M)

52)  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 until 1/8/01)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (1.7M)

53)  00-209    Vacating a portion of Pine Lake Rd. from the west
               line of Lazy Acres Subdivi-sion west to the railroad
               right-of-way, generally located west of S. 14th St.
               & Pine Lake Rd.  (In connection w/00R-308, 00R-209,
               99-93) (11/27/00 - Action delayed until 1/8/01)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (16K)

54)  99-93     Amending the corporate limits of the City by
               annexing approx. 45 acres of pro-perty
               generally located at S. 14th St. & Mockingbird
               Lane North.   (In connec-tion w/00R-308, 00R-
               309, 00-209) (11/27/00 - Action delayed until 1/8/01)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (2M)

55)  00R-328   Approving a Conservation Easement Agrmt. between the
       not     City & TMCO Investments to preserve the flood
    available  storage capacity in an area generally located at 6th
     On-line   & H Sts. (12/11/00 - Placed on Pending)

56)  00-219    Vacating a portion of Dairy Dr. from the west line
               of S. 14th St. to a point approx. 1,328' west,
               generally located off S. 14th St. south of
               Centerpark Rd. (12/18/00 - Placed on Pending)
               Planning Department: Fact Sheet (942K)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, JANUARY 22, 2001:      APPROVED, 7-0.

57)  01R-1     Appointing Susie Sup to the Parks and Recreation
               Advisory Board to fill an unexpired term expiring
               April 27, 2002.

58)  01R-2     Accepting a $100,000 donation from the family of Jerome
               Warner for the development of interpretation elements
               at the wetland site generally located at the northwest
               corner of North 98th Street and Highway 6.

59)  01R-3     Ordering construction of Water District 1181 generally
               located along Gladstone from 35th to 36th Streets and
               36th Street from Gladstone to Hartley.

60)  01R-4     Reappointing Jim Langtry and Maura Kelly-Tolzin to
               the Government Access and Information Committee for
               one-year terms expiring December 31, 2001.

61)  01R-5     Appointing Shannon Ideus to the Government Access and
               Information Committee for a one-year term expiring
               December 31, 2001.

62)  01R-6     Appointing Randy Boldt, Charlene Gondring, and
               Dr. Ameeta Martin to the Emergency Medical
               Services Inc. Board of Directors for terms
               expiring March 28, 2001, March 28, 2002, and
               March 28, 2002 respectively.

63)  01R-7     Special Permit No. 1830A - Application of Richard
               Speidell to amend the Mandarin Court Community Unit
               Plan to reduce the private roadway Mandarin Court
               from 20 feet to 16 feet on property generally
               located at 4811 Mandarin Circle.
               Planning Department: Factsheet (1.23M)

64)  01R-8     Reappointing Sarah Porto and Mary Beck to the
               Lincoln-Lancaster Women's Commission for three-
               year terms expiring January 1, 2004.

65)  01R-9     Appointing Nancy Intermill and Helen Moore to
               the Lincoln-Lancaster Women's Commission for
               terms expiring January 1, 2004 and March 1,
               2002 respectively.

66)  01R-10    Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               therein for the period of December 1 - 31, 2000.
               Law Department: Fact Sheet (4K)  Exhibit (31K)

67)  01R-11    Approving a Memorandum of Understand between the City's
               Fire Prevention Bureau and the State of Nebraska, Nebraska
               State Patrol, to provide for mutual aid, and cooperation
	       in deployment of peronnel, equipment and resources relating
	       to bomb and explosive related incidents.
               Law Department: Fact Sheet (4K) Exhibit (12K)

68)  01R-12    Appointing Maria Salinas Sherffius to the Lincoln-
               Lancaster Women's Commission for a three-year term
               expiring January 1, 2004.

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     NOTIFY THE CITY CLERK BY 10:00 A.M. THE WEDNESDAY
     (1/17/01) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING
     (1/22/01).

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