Online Services Government Employment Education Business Tourism Need Help
City Council Heading City Letter Head
          ACTION FOR THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                MONDAY, APRIL 23, 2001 AT 1:30 P.M.

MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE FOR MARCH - RAY RYAN, SUPERVISOR,
  RON ERICKSON, PETER CRAWFORD, GREG TROOK, & NICHOLAS ZABKA OF 
  COMMUNICATIONS CENTER  FOR PRODUCTIVITY & TEAM WORK.

PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS  

1)   Exhibit   Application of Denis M. Vontz dba "Pioneers Golf
               Course" for a  addition to its presently licensed
               premises of an area measuring approximately 23' by
               34' to the west at 3404 W. Van Dorn Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80794)

2)   Exhibit   Manager application of Kirk J. Scholten for Expo,
               Inc. dba "Iguana's Pub & Grill" at 1426 O Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80795)


PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES - 2ND READING 
  (ITEMS 3 THRU 6 HAD 2ND READING; SEE ITEMS 4 & 5)

3)   01-64     Amending Section 8.32.150 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code to  increase the annual
               occupation tax for refuse vehicles with or
               without pack units used to haul and
               collect refuse from $50 to $100. Fact Sheet (38K)

4)   01-65     Amending Country Meadows final plat to reduce
               the building setback from 50 feet to 20 feet on
               lots abutting Outlot F on property generally
               located at South 66th Street and Pine Lake
               Road. Fact Sheet (907K)
               (RULES SUSPENDED TO HAVE 3RD READING & ACTION
               ON THIS DATE, 7-0; PASSED, 7-0; #17840)

5)   01-66     Change of Zone 3315 - Application of Phil and
               Mary Durst for a change of zone from R-4
               Residential to I-1 Industrial on property
               generally located at South 1st and L Streets.
               (Request of Applicant to place on Pending.)
	       Fact Sheet (997K), Auction Site Photos (13M)
	       Auction Site Photos (618K), LMC 27.60 & Signatures (2.2M)
	       Auction Site Photos (664K)
               (PLACED ON PENDING W/PUBLIC HEARING CONTINUED, 7-0)

6)   01-67     Change of Zone 3316 - Application of Lancaster
               County Board of Commissioners for a change of
               zone from O-3 Office Park to P Public Use on
               property generally located at 601 North 46th
               Street north of R Street. Fact Sheet (908K)



PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

7)   01R-76    Approving a waiver of design standards for
               construction of two driveways along frontage of
               commercial business located at 2001 South 1st
               Street. (4/16/01 - Delayed public hearing one week)
               Fact Sheet (27K)
               (ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 4/30/01, 7-0)

8)   01R-84    Approving the annual plan pursuant to the Interlocal
               Agreement between the City and Lancaster County to
               provide for weed control and weed abatement within
               the City. Fact Sheet (70K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80796)

9)   01R-85    Amending an Interlocal Agreement between the City
               and County relating to the transport and housing of
               City offenders in County correctional facilities to
               establish a temporary housing rate of $54.00 for the
               period of January 1, 2001 to June 30, 2001.
               Fact Sheet (58K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80797)

10)   01R-86    Appointing Michael Eckert to the Urban Design
               Committee to fill an unexpired term expiring
               February 1, 2002.Fact Sheet (81K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80798)

11)   01R-87    Appointing Patrick J. O'Donnell to the Nebraska
               Capitol Environs Commission for a three-year term
               expiring January 9, 2004. Fact Sheet (33K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80799)

12)   01R-88    Reappointing Carol Walker to the Historic
               Preservation Commission for a three-year term
               expiring April 15, 2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80800)

13)   01R-89    Appointing Terry Young to the Historic Preservation
               Commission for a three-year term expiring April 15,
               2004. Fact Sheet (52K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80801)

14)   01R-90    Approving an Agreement between the City and the
               State for Contractual Agreement Hazard Mitigation
               Grant Program to preserve conservation easements
               within the Salt Creek Plain generally south of
               Wilderness Park.  Fact Sheet (430K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80802)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

15)            THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO PLANNING DEPT.:
               Change of Zone 3321 - App. of West Gate, Inc. from
                    R-7 to B-4 at 1729 M Street.
               Special Permit 1020G - App. of BryanLGH Medical
                    Center East for an expansion of existing
                    healthcare facility at 16th & South
                    Street.
               Special Permit 1219J - App. of BryanLGH Medical
                    Center East for an expansion of existing health
                    care facility at 48th & Sumner.
               Special Permit 1906 - App. of Qwest Wireless, LLC to
                    replace a parking lot light with one that is
                    designed for cellular anatennas on top at 2601
                    N. 70th Street.
               Special Permit 1908 - App. of Anderson Ford, Roger
                    Anderson, to allow storage of vehicles for sale
                    & resale within the front yard setback to
                    within 15' from the property line at 27th & Wildcat.
               Special Permit 1912 - App. of Michael D. Raasch to
                    sell alcohol at Buggy Bath West Convenience
                    Store/Car wash at 1502 W. O Street.


16)   MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

17)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on April 9, 2001. (PLACED ON
               FILE)

18)            Investment of Funds.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80803)

19)            Report of City Treasurer of Franchise Tax for the
               month of March, 2001 from Utilicorp United. (PLACED 
               ON FILE)

20)            Report of City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax for
               the month of Feb., 2001:  Affinity Corp.; Mar.,
               2001: One Call, Nextel West, Business Telecom.,
               Operator Comm., VarTec Telecomm. (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING   (ITEMS 21 THRU 28 HAD 1ST READING)

21)  01-68     Change of Zone 3308 - Amending Section
               27.65.090 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to
               allow a modification of the parking
               requirements for multi-family dwellings within
               a community unit plan to allow a percentage of
               parking spaces located on a driveway behind a
               garage attached to a dwelling unit to be
               considered as required parking. Fact Sheet (137K)

22)  01-69     Change of Zone 3317 - Application of Noel Chadd
               for a change of zone from R-2 Residential to R-
               4 Residential on property generally located at
               North 1st Street and Garber Avenue. (In
               connection W/01R-91) Fact Sheet (2.2M)
               
23)  01-70     Amending the corporate limits of the City by
               annexing approximately 150.7 acres of property
               generally located northeast of South 14th
               Street and Yankee Hill Road. (In connection
               w/01-71, 01R-92, 01R-93, 01R-94, 01R-95,01R-96)
               Fact Sheet (86K)

24)  01-71     Change of Zone 3301 - Application of Krueger
               Development Company for a change of zone from
               AG Agricultural to R-3 Residential, B-2 Planned
               Neighborhood Business and H-4 General
               Commercial; and from B-2 Planned Neighborhood
               Business to R-3 Residential on property
               generally located northeast of South 14th
               Street and Yankee Hill Road.(In connection
               w/01-70, 01R-92, 01R-93, 01R-94, 01R-95, 01R-96)
               Fact Sheet (404K)

25)  01-72     Approving a sub-sublease agreement between the
               City of Lincoln and Dynamic Educational
               Systems, Inc. for 124 square feet of space at
               the One Stop Center at Gold's Galleria.
               Fact Sheet (4K), Lease Agreement (638K)

26)  01-73     Approving a sub-sublease agreement between the
               City of Lincoln and Lincoln Action Program for
               114 square feet of space at the One Stop Center
               at Gold's Galleria.
	       Fact Sheet (4K), Attachment (457K)

27)  01-74     Change of Zone 3306 - Application of Krein Real
               Estate for a change of zone from R-1
               Residential and R-2 Residential to R-T
               Residential Transition, on property generally
               located on the west side of the intersection of
               South 56th Street and Waltz Road.(In connection
               w/01R-98) Fact Sheet (2.7M)

28)  01-75     Amending Section 17.10.080 of the Lincoln
    available   Municipal Code to allow individual meters in a
   on Monday   multi-dwelling complex.


RESOLUTIONS - ACTION ONLY - HAD PUBLIC HEARING 

29)  01R-83    Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the city and approving disposition of claims
               set forth therein for the period of March 16 - 31,
               2001.  (4/16/01 - Action delayed for one week to
               4/23/01) Fact Sheet (5K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; RECONSIDERED, 7-0; PLACED
               ON PENDING UNTIL ANNEXATION AGRMT. COMES FORWARD, 7-0)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

30)  01-53     Change of Zone 3307 - Amending Section
               27.69.044 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to permitted signs in the O-1, O-2,
               and O-3 zoning districts to adjust the
               permitted sign regulations in the O-3 Office
               Park District to better reflect a transitional
               district. (4/16/01-Action Delayed one week)
               Fact Sheet (360K)
               (AMENDED, 5-2; JOHNSON, SHOECRAFT DISSENTING;
               PASSED, 7-0; #17836)

31)  01-57     Declaring portions of the Highlands South Park
               as surplus property, generally located at N.W.
               Fairway Drive and W. Harvest Drive. 
               Fact Sheet (1.4M)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17837)

32)  01-62     Amending the corporate limits of the City by
               annexing approximately 110 acres of property
               generally located at Fletcher Avenue and
               Telluride Drive.(In connection w/01-63, 01R-80,
               01R-81) Fact Sheet (704K)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17838)

33)  01-63     Change of Zone 3260 - Application of North
               Creek L.L.C. for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural to R-3 Residential, H-3 Highway
               Commercial, and H-4 General Commercial, and
               from R-3 Residential to H-4 General Commercial
               and H-3 Highway Commercial on property
               generally located at Fletcher Avenue and
               Telluride Drive. (In connection w/01-62, 01R-80,
               01R-81) Fact Sheet (1.7M)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17839)

34)   01R-80    Accepting and approving the preliminary plat of
               North Creek Trade Center with waivers to the
               required block lengths, sidewalks, street names, and
               width of private roadways, on property generally
               located at Fletcher Avenue and Telluride Drive. (In
               connection w 01R-81, 01-62, 01-63) Fact Sheet (2.6M)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80804)

35)   01R-81   Approving the North Creek Trade Center Conditional
               Annexation and Zoning Agreement between the City and
               Lincoln North Creek, L.L.C. outlining certain
               conditions and understandings with regard to the
               annexation of property generally located at Fletcher
               Avenue and Telluride Drive. (In connection w/01R-80,
               01-62, 01-63) Fact Sheet (4M)
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80805)

               Change of Zone 3134B - Application of Christian
               Retirement Homes, Inc. dba Eastmont Towers, to add
               and operate a six bed health care facility in the
               Willow Springs Final Planned Unit Development on
               property generally located at South 78th
               Street & Pioneers Blvd. (RECONSIDERED, 7-0;
               PLACED ON PENDING UNTIL DEVELOPERS SIGNATURES ARE
               OBTAINED, 7-0)


Pending List
        

InterLinc Home Page

History