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               ACTION OF THE REGULAR  CITY COUNCIL MEETING  HELD
                          MONDAY, MAY 21, 2001, AT 5:30 P.M.
                             
                                  ALL MEMBERS PRESENT
                                 
***NOTICE:***
NO City Council Meeting for the week of May 28th, due to the holiday.

PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)  Exhibit   Application of Shilar Inc. dba "Speakeasy" for a
       172K    special designated license to cover an area
               measuring 62 feet by 88 feet to the south of the
               licensed premises at 3233 ½ South 13th Street
               on May 25, 2001 from 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80849)

 2)  Exhibit   Application of BCRT Inc. dba "The Pit Crew" for a
       410K    Class C liquor license at 3223 Cornhusker Highway.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80850)

 3)  same as   Manager application of Bonnie Charlesworth for BCRT
      above    Inc. dba "The Pit Crew" at 3223 Cornhusker Highway.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80851)

 4)  Exhibit   Application of Mike Nguyen dba "Egg Roll Palace" for
       324K    a Class A liquor license at 1221 North 27th Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80852)

 5)  Exhibit   Manager application of Cheryl K. Carlson for Elleven
       188K    Corp. dba "Elleven" at 13th and O Streets.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80853)

 6)  Exhibit   Manager application of Matthew C. Kimmerling for LPG
       191K    Corp. dba "Buster Barbecue & Brew" at 2435 S. 48th Street. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-80854)


PUBLIC HEARING   
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING  (ITEMS 7 THRU 9 HAD 1ST READING; SEE ITEM 8)

 7)  01-79     Creating Alley Paving District No. 361 in the east-west
               alley, from Ballard to Morrill, 62nd to 63rd Streets.

 8)  01-80     Creating Paving District No. 2621 in 7th Street
               from O to N Streets. 
	       (DELAYED W/PUBLIC HEARING UNTIL 6/4/01, 7-0)

 9)  01-84     Change of Zone 3322 - Amending Title 27 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code to change "city data"
               and "city datum" to "NAVD 1988" to make the
               zoning ordinance consistent with Title 26, and
               Land Subdivision Ordinance. Fact Sheet (13K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

10) 01R-111    Assessing property owners for the cost of snow removal
               by the City from sidewalks adjacent to their property
               during the winter of 2000 - 2001. Fact Sheet (23K)
	       (AMENDMENT #1, 7-0; AMENDMENT #2, 7-0; 
	       ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-80855)

11)  01R-112   Ordering Alley Paving District No. 359 constructed
               in the east-west alley from 47th to 48th Street,
               Lowell Ave. to Prescott Ave. Fact Sheet (24K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80856)

12)  01R-114C  Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of claims
               as set forth therein for the period of April 1 - 15, 2001.
               (Claim of Erika Davis) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80857)

13)  01R-115  Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City
               and the Railroad Transportation Safety District for
               the funding of the Antelope Valley Project - Phase I.
	       Fact Sheet (27K), InterLocal Agreement (60K)
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80858)

14)  01R-117   Approving an Interlocal Gas Purchasing Consortium Agreement
               between the City, Lancaster County, the Public Building
               Commission, the District Energy Corporation, and Lincoln
               Public Schools for a continued gas purchasing consortium,
               to pursue cost reduction strategies and cost savings, for
               a four-year period. (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED, 7-0 A-80859)

15)  01R-118   Approving an amendment to the Interlocal Agreement between
               the City and County relating to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               Women's Commission to reduce the length of a term from
               three to two years, increase reappointment terms from
               one additional term to two additional terms and to 
               provide for appointments by the Mayor.  Fact Sheet (26K),
	       Interlocal Agreement (162K) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80860)

16)  01R-119   Special Permit 1912 - Application of Michael Raasch
               to permit the sale of alcoholic beverages for
               consumption off the premises at 1502 West O Street.
	       Fact Sheet (390K) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80861)

17)  01R-120   Special Permit 1903 - Appeal of Mohamed Dahab and
               Debra Dahab from the Planning Commission approval of
               Special Permit 1903 for authority to construct a 68'
               tall wireless communications facility on property
               generally located at South 37th Street and High Street.  
	       Fact Sheet (677K), Qwest Wireless Photo's (1.3M)
               (ACTION DELAYED TO 6/4/01, 7-0)

18)  01R-121   Special Permit 1887 - Application of West Point, L.L.C.
               to develop 230,000 sq. ft. of commercial uses, with
               waivers of public sidewalks on the north side of West 
               O Street and the east side of N.W. 40th Street, and 
               reduction of the front and side yard setbacks on 
               property generally located at the northeast corner
               of N.W. 40th Street and West O Street. Fact Sheet (841K)
               (ACTION & PUBLIC HEARING DELAYED TO 6/4/01, 7-0)

19)  01R-122   Waiving the pedestrian-way easement and sidewalks
               between Lots 17 and 18, Block 3, Hartland Estates,
               on property generally located at S.W. 14th and West
               Washington Streets. Fact Sheet (697K) 
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80862)

20)            Application of St. Thomas Aquinas Church/Newman
               Center for one raffle and 5 lottery permits for the
               following times: June 1, 2001 to August 31, 2001;
               Oct.1, 2001 to Oct. 31, 2001; Nov. 1, 2001 to Nov.
               30, 2001; Dec. 1, 2001 to Dec. 31, 2001; Jan. 1,
               2001 to Jan. 30, 2001; Feb. 1, 2002 to Feb. 28, 2002.
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80863)

21)  01R-130   Approving the use of public right-of-way by Shawn
               Podraza for the installation of a replacement
               retaining wall at 548 North 24th Street. 
	       Fact Sheet (24K) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80864)


RESOLUTION FOR RECONSIDERATION - ACTION ONLY

22)  01R-92    RESOLUTION NO. A-80833 - (Special Permit No. 17553B) - 
               App. of Krueger Development Co. to develop Vavrina Meadows
               1st Community Unit Plan consisting of  517 single family
               units, 34 single family attached unites, 355 multi-family
               dwelling units and 86 units for single family, single
               family attached or duplex use, with waivers of cluster
               density, front, rear and side yard setbacks and building
               height, on property generally located northeast of South
               14th Street & Yankee Hill Road. Fact Sheet (1.7M),
	       Fact Sheet (574K) (ACCEPTED AMEND. #2, 6-1; CAMP DISSENTING;
	       ACCEPTED AMEND.  #4, 4-3; CAMP, FRIENDT, SVOBODA DISSENTING; 
	       RE-ADOPTED, 6-1; CAMP DISSENTING; A-80833)


PETITIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS

23)          Setting Hearing Date of Monday, June 18, 2001 at 10:00 a.m.
	     on the Board of Equalization Special Assessment Group I. 
	     (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80865)

24)          Petition to Vacate Public Way of the east 20 feet of South 
	     120th Street adjacent Lots 6 & 7, Block 241 of the Original
	     Plat submitted by Steven & Betty Nelson & Aileen Eliker.
	     (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)


25)          THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO PLANNING DEPT.:
             Change of Zone HP69  - App. of David L. Johnson ,
                Pres. of Rape/Spouse Abuse Crisis Center as a landmark
		designation for the Pace-Woods House at 2545 N St.       
             Change of Zone 3279 - App. of Carl R. & Vicki A Schmidt from
		Ag to AGR on property at S. 70th & Countryview.
             Change of Zone 3313 - App. of Engineering Design Consultants
		from R-3 to H-3 on property at N. 27th St. & Whitehead Dr.
             Special Permit No. 1868 - Carl R & Vicki A. Schmidt for a 
		Community Unit Plan on property at S. 70th & Countryview.
             Special Permit No. 1914 - App. of David Johnson, Pres. of 
		Rape/Spouse Abuse Crisis Center to operate a non-profit
		rape & domestic violence crisis center (no lodging) at 
		2545 N. Street.
             Special Permit No. 1915 - App. of Steven L. Oldham to install
		a roof-mounted steeple on property at 31st & Old Cheney Rd.

26)          Setting Hearing Date of Monday, June 11, 2001 at 1:30 p .m.
	     for App. of Restaurante Y Pupuseria El Salvador for a Class
	     I Liquor License at 1501 Center Park Rd., #100. 
	     (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80866)

27)          Setting Hearing Date of Monday, June 11, 2001 at 1:30 p.m.
	     for App. of Super Saver #17 for a Liquor Catering License 
	     at 2525 Pine Lake Rd. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80867)

28)          Setting Hearing Date of Monday, June 11, 2001 at 1:30 p.m.
	     for App. of Russ's B & R IGA for a Liquor Catering License
	     at 130 N. 66th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80868)

29)          Setting Hearing Date of Monday, June 11, 2001 at 1:30 p.m.
	     for App. of B&R Stores, Inc. dba "Super Saver Spirits" for
	     a Liquor Catering License at 2662 Cornhusker.
             (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80869)

30)          Setting Hearing Date of Monday, June 11, 2001 at 1:30 p.m.
	     for App. of Grandstand LLC dba Bleachers Bar & Grill for a
	     Class I Liquor License at 5601 S. 56th St., Ste 20.
	     (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80870)


31)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

             Investment of Funds. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-80871)

             Petition to Vacate Public Way all of the north-south alley 
	     in Block 68, University Place submitted by Mary Hepburn 
	     O'Shea. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.) 

             Petition to Vacate Public Way the West "C" Street stub from
	     the east right-of-way line of Southwest 6th Street to the 
	     west line of Outlot "A" IMS Addition submitted by Elmer A.
	     Wessell. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

             Report from City Treasurer of Cash on Hand as of close of
	     business April 30, 2001. (PLACED ON FILE)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

32)          Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & Resolutions 
	     passed on May 7, 2001. (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING (ITEMS 33 THRU 38 HAD 1ST READING)

33)  01-85     Change of Zone 3319 - Application of Richard
               and Ann Hudson for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural to AGR Agricultural Residential on
               property generally located at South 112th
               Street and Van Dorn Street.  (In connection w/01R-125)
	       Fact Sheet (795K)

34)  01-86    Amending Chapter 2.62 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to the Police and Fire Pension
               Plan - Plan A to establish a date for
               commencement of benefit payments; to establish
               limitations upon the use of plan assets; to
               establish provisions for the amendment,
               termination, and discontinuance of the Plan; to
               establish the City's intention that the Plan be
               a qualified plan pursuant to the Internal
               Revenue Service Requirements.

35)  01-87     Amending Chapter 2.65 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to the Police and Fire Pension
               Plan - Plan B to establish a date for
               commencement of benefit payments; to establish
               limitations upon the use of plan assets; to
               establish provisions for the amendment,
               termination, and discontinuance of the Plan; to
               establish the City's intention that the Plan be
               a qualified plan pursuant to the Internal
               Revenue Service Requirements.

36)  01-88     Amending Chapter 2.66 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to the Police and Fire Pension
               Plan - Plan C to establish a date for
               commencement of benefit payments; to establish
               limitations upon the use of plan assets; to
               establish provisions for the amendment,
               termination, and discontinuance of the Plan; to
               establish the City's intention that the Plan be
               a qualified plan pursuant to the Internal
               Revenue Service Requirements.

37)  01-89     Vacating a portion of South 16th Street from
               the north line of Lake Street to the south line
               of the previously vacated South 16th Street.
	       Fact Sheet (672K)

38)  01-90     Amending Section 10.06.120 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code to increase non-moving ticket
               fines and administrative fees for traffic violations.
 

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

39)  01-81     Approving the street name for the street
               extending south from Fletcher Avenue to the
               Union Pacific Railroad (west of Highlands Golf
               Course) as N.W. 20th Street.
	       Fact Sheet (39K), Fact Sheet (2.3M)
	      (PASSED, 7-0; #17854)

40)  01-83     Amending Title 4 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to Boards and Commissions by repealing
               Chapter 4.12, Economic Development Commission,
               Chapter 4.32, Sports Industry Commission, and
               Chapter 4.44, Civil Defense Program, which
               commissions and programs are obsolete. 
               (PASSED, 7-0; #17855)

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