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	  ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                MONDAY, JANUARY 22, 2001 AT 1:30 P.M.

Note: City Council Meeting of Mon., Jan. 29, 2001 is at 5:30 p.m.
      No City Council Meeting the Week of Feb. 19th
      City Council Meeting of Mon., Feb. 26, 2001 will be at 5:30 p.m.

PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)  Exhibit   App. of Raasch Enterprises, Inc. dba Buggy Bath -
       716K   Old Cheney for a Class D Liquor License at 5640 S.
               16th St. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80641.)

 2)  Exhibit   Man. App. of Karen S. TeSelle for Raasch Enterprises,
       168K    Inc. dba Buggy Bath - Old Cheney at 5640 S. 16th St.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80642.)

 3)  Exhibit   App. of Buggy Bath East L.L.C. dba Buggy Bath Car
       772K    Wash - East for a Class B/K Liquor License at 8350
               Northwoods Dr. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-1; SENG
               DISSENTING; A-80643.)

 4)  Exhibit   Man. App. of Karen S. TeSelle for Buggy Bath East
       90K     L.L.C. dba Buggy Bath Car Wash - East at 8350
               Northwoods Dr. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0;
               A-80644.)

 5)  Exhibit   App. of Columbus Lincoln Hotel Prop. L.C. dba
       110K    Holiday Inn Downtown for a liquor catering license
               at 141 North 9th St. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0;
               A-80645.)

 6)  Exhibit   Man. App. of William R. Koller for Whitehead
       173K    Oil Company dba U-Stop Con-enience Shop at 8231 E.
               "O" St. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80646.)

 7)  Exhibit   App. of Twisted Steele, Inc. dba The Sidetrack for a
       1.2M    Class C Liquor License at 935 "O" St. (ADOPTED FOR
               APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80647.)

 8)  Exhibit   Man. App. of Matthew S. Vrzal for Twisted Steele,
       94K     Inc. dba The Sidetrack at 935 "O" St.
	       (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80648.)

 9)  Exhibit   Man. App. of April Dyas for Whitehead Oil Company
       not     dba U-Stop Conven-ience Ship at 2529 N.W. 12th St.
    available  (PUB. HEARING CONT'D & ACTION DELAYED FOR 1 WEEK
               TO 01/29/01, 7-0.)

10)  Exhibit   App. of Wind Chimes Inc. dba Wind Chimes to expand
       179K    its Class I Liquor License by an area measuring 27'
               by 28' in the northeast corner at 3520 Village Dr.,
               Suite 100. (PUB. HEARING CONT'D & ACTION DELAYED
               FOR 1 WEEK TO 01/29/01, 7-0.)

PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES - 2ND READING
  (ITEMS 11 THRU 18 HAD PUBLIC HEARING.)

11)  01-1      Change of Zone 3295 - App. of Valentino's for a
               change from R-6 Residential to B-1 Local Business on
               property generally located at N. 35th & Holdrege Sts.
               Planning Department: Factsheet (962K)

12)  01-2      Amending the corporate limits of the City by
               annexing approx. 0.19 acres of property generally
               located east of 84th St. between Pioneers Blvd. &
               Old Cheney Rd.
               Planning Department: Factsheet (755K)

13)  01-3      Change of Zone 3294 - App. of D&D Development, Inc.
               for a change from R-3 Residential to AG Agricultural,
               & from AG Agricultural to R-3 Residential on property
               generally located east of 84th St. between Pioneers
               Blvd. & Old Cheney Rd.
               Planning Department: Factsheet (620K)

14)  01-4      Amending Ordinance 17705 relating to the pay
               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" & "Transfer Paramedic." (AMENDED TO ADD
               THE EMERGENCY CLAUSE & TO HAVE 2ND & 3RD READING ON
               THIS DATE, 7-0; PASSED, 7-0; #17781.)

15)  01-5      Amending Section 2.76.155 & 2.76.395 of the LMC 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", & clarifying provisions regarding waiving
               vacation & vacation payout.
               Personal Department: Factsheet (49K)

16)  01-6      Amending Ord. 17707 relating to the pay schedules of
               employees whose class-ifications are assigned to the
               pay range which is prefixed by the letter "N" by
               creating the job classification of "Internet Support
               Specialist" & deleting the job classifications of
               "Traffic Signal Service Worker," "Sign Painter I,"
               "Sign Painter II," & "Parking Meter Repair Worker."
               Personal Department: Factsheet (23K)

17)  01-7      Amending Ord. 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," &
               "Traffic Engineer II"; & 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 Techni-cian I" & "Traffic Signal
               Technician II."
               Personal Department: Factsheet (25K)

18)  01-8      Authorizing the execution & delivery of the Lease-
               Lease-Purchase and Trust Agreement with Union
               Bank & Trust Co., Lincoln, Nebraska, in an
               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.
               Personal Department: Factsheet (22K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

19)  01R-1     Appointing Susie Sup to the Parks & Recreation
               Advisory Board to fill an unexpired term
               expiring April 27, 2002. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-80649.)

20)  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 N.
               98th St. & Hwy. 6. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80650.)

21)  01R-3     Ordering construction of Water Dist. 1181
               generally located along Gladstone from 35th to
               36th Sts. & 36th St. from Gladstone to Hartley.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80651.)

22)  01R-4     Reappointing Jim Langtry & Maura Kelly-Tolzin
               to the Government Access & Information Committee
               for 1-yr. terms expiring Dec. 31, 2001. (ADOPTED,
               7-0; A-80652.)

23)  01R-5     Appointing Shannon Ideus to the Government Access &
               Information Committee for a 1-yr. term expiring Dec.
               31, 2001. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80653.)

24)  01R-6     Appointing Randy Boldt, Charlene Gondring, & Dr. Ameeta
               Martin to the Emergency Medical Services Inc. Board of
               Directors for terms expiring March 28, 2001, March 28,
               2002, & March 28, 2002 respectively. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-80654.)

25)  01R-7     Special Permit 1830A - App. of Richard Speidell to amend
               the Mandarin Court Community Unit Plan to reduce the
               private roadway Mandarin Ct. from 20' to 16' on property
               generally located at 4811 Mandarin Cir.  (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-80655.)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (1.23M)

26)  01R-8     Reappointing Sarah Porto & Mary Beck to the Lincoln-
               Lancaster Women's Commission for 3-yr. terms expiring
               January 1, 2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80656.)

27)  01R-9     Appointing Nancy Intermill & Helen Moore to the Lincoln-
               Lancaster Women's Commission for terms expiring Jan. 1,
               2004 & March 1, 2002 respectively. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-80657.)
               Law Department: Factsheet (215K)

28)  01R-10    Accepting the report of new & pending claims against
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth
               therein for the period of December 1 - 31, 2000.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80658.)
               Law Department: Fact Sheet (4K)  Exhibit (31K)

29)  01R-11    Approving a Memorandum of Understanding between the
               City's Fire Preven-tion Bureau & the State of
               Nebraska, Nebraska State Patrol, to provide for
               mutual aid & cooperation in deployment of personnel,
               equipment, & resources relating to bomb & explosive
               related incidents. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80659.)
               Law Department: Fact Sheet (4K) Exhibit (12K)

30)  01R-12    Appointing Maria Salinas Sherffius to the Lincoln-
               Lancaster Women's Commission for a 3-yr. term expiring
               Jan. 1, 2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80660.)

31)  01R-17    Approving the reappointment of Dana W. Roper as the
               City Attorney for a 2-yr. term expiring Jan. 18,
               2003. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80661.)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

32)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

33)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Jan. 8, 2001. (PLACED ON
               FILE)

34)            Investment of Funds - Dec. 29, 2000.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80662)


               Investment of Funds - Jan. 5, 2001.   January 5, January 12
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80663.)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING (ITEMS 35 THRU 37 HAD 1ST READING.)

35)  01-11     Approving an Agrmt. between the City & AT&T
               Wireless, PCS, L.L.C. for the lease of space
               for the installation & operation of
               telecommunications antenna & associated ground
               space on the 911 tower on property generally
               located at 14th & Military Rd.
               Law Department: Factsheet (7K) Attachment (390K)

36)  01-12     Change of Zone 3296 - App. of the Director of
               Urban Development for a change from R-6
               Residential to B-3 Commercial on property
               generally located at N. 27th & S Sts.
               Planning Department: Factsheet (698K)

37)  01-15     Authorizing a transfer of appropriations within
               the Sanitary Sewer Construc-tion Fund & the
               Water Construction Fund in the amount of
               $94,889.00 from Proj. 502002 (WW Paint Booth),
               700916 (WW Elec. Imps Main Substation), 701172
               (WW Standby Gen NW7th & Oak Creek), & 700359
               (Selected Repl.) to Proj. 502390 (WW Controls-
               Impr. & Replacement); & in the amount of
               $172,008.00 from Proj. 506213 (54" transmission
               main from Ashland to 7th & Vine Sts. Reservoir)
               & 701024 (Well Replacements at Ashland) to
               Proj. 701283 (Water Transmission Pump Station
               Replacement), 500480 (Water Treatment Plant
               Expansion Rehabilitation), 700311 (Water Data
               Link to Ashland), 700844 (Diesel System
               Modifications & Cleanup), 700941 (Water Control
               Room Remodeling), & 701025 (PVC Storage
               Building).
               Public Works Department: Factsheet (31K)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

38)  00-221    Disestablishing the Downtown Core Management &
               Enhancement Dist. within an area in downtown Lincoln
               between 10th St. & Centennial Mall, & between Q & M
               Sts. (PASSED, 7-0; #17782.)

39)  00-222    Disestablishing the Downtown Perimeter Management &
               Enhancement Dist. within an area in downtown Lincoln
               between 7th St. & 17th St. , & R & H Sts.
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17783.)


PENDING LIST (EXTENDED ONE WEEK.)

40)  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)

41)  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)

42)  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)

43)  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)

44)  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)

45)  00R-64    Special Permit 1423C - App. of Dru, Guy, & David
               Lammle to amend the Himark Estates Community Unit
               Plan 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)

46)  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)

47)  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)

48)  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)

49)  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)

50)  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: Factsheet (40K)

51)  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)

52)  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)

53)  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)

54)  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)

55)  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)

56)  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)

57)  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)
               (12/18/00 - To remain on Pending w/no definite date)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (1.8M)

58)  00R-309   Special Permit 1832 - App. of George & Kathy
               Mechling to develop Wilderness Park Estates
               Community Unit Plan 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)
               (12/18/00 - To remain on Pending w/no definite date)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (1.7M)

59)  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)
               (12/18/00 - To remain on Pending w/no definite date)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (16K)

60)  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)  (12/18/00 - To remain on Pending w/no
               definite date)
               Planning Department: Factsheet (2M)

61)  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)

62)  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 29, 2000:  (APPROVED, 7-0.)

63)  01R-13    Creating Paving Unit _____ in 73rd St. from Cuming
               St. to Thurston Ave.
               Public Works & Utilities Department: Factsheet (18K)

64)  01R-14    Approving an Interlocal Agrmt. between the City &
               County for the provision of wellness & safety
               services to County employees.
               Law Department: Fact Sheet (12K), Agreement (12K)
	 		       Attachments (7K)

65)  01R-15    Amending Van Dorn Meadows 1st Community Unit Plan to
               allow 448 dwell-ing units to be constructed on
               property generally located at 72nd & Van Dorn Sts.
               Law Department: Factsheet (67K)  Attachments (7K)

66)  01R-16    Approving Supplemental Agrmt. Number 1 between the
               City Parks & Rec. Dept. & the State of Nebraska
               Dept. of Roads to extend the deadline for securing a
               contract to construct Bison Trail to April 1, 2001.
               Law Department: Factsheet (67K)

67)  01R-19    Accepting the report of new & pending claims against
               the City & approving disposition of claims set forth
               therein for the period of January 1 - 15, 2001.
               Law Department: Factsheet (4K)  Attachments (29K)

68)  01R-20    Approving a resolution directing the submission of a
       not     proposed general obligation bond issue for extension
    available  of improvements to the City's storm sewer & drainage
     On-line   system at the April 3, 2001 City primary election.


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 (1/24/01) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL
   CITY COUNCIL MEETING  (1/29/01).


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 2:30 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     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" St.


CITY COUNCIL MEETING
JANUARY 22, 2001


32)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

     Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax due as
     follows: 4th Quarter, 2000: winstar Wireless, Inc.;
     Nov. 2000: MCI Telecomms., Global Crossing Telecomms.;
     Dec., 2000: One Call Comms. (PLACED ON FILE)

     THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.:
     Change of Zone 3292 - App. of Planning Director to create a
          new LMC Section 27.53, Interstate I-80 Entryway Dist., an
          overlay district.
     Change of Zone 3302 - App. of Rolf Edward Shasteen for a change
          from R-2 to O-2 on property generally located at 857 S. 48th St.
     Change of Zone 3303 - App. of Aspen Builder for a change from
          AGR to R-3 on property generally located at SW 27th & W. "A"
          Sts.

     UNL Microbiologist Report of water tested for the month of
     December, 2000. (PLACED ON FILE)

     Setting hearing date of Mon., Jan. 29, 2000 at 5:30 p.m. on
     the App. of St. Patrick's Festival to hold a raffle in the
     City of Lincoln for the period of Feb. 2 thru March 17, 2001.
     (APPROVED, 7-0.)

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