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              ACTION FROM THE REGULAR  CITY COUNCIL MEETING  HELD
                     MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2001, AT 1:30 P.M.
                                 
                              ALL MEMBERS PRESENT
                                 
MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE - FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, DOROTHY SKORUPA 
      OF PARKS & RECREATION FOR CUSTOMER RELATIONS. 

	     Presentation by Lincoln Police Chief Tom Casady - 
	        "2001 Local Law Enforcement Block Grant".
         (PRESENTATION BY CHIEF CASADY -COUNCIL QUESTIONS ANSWERED)


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)  Exhibit   Application of Lincoln Haymarket Development
       265K    Corporation for a special designated license in an
               area measuring approximately 62' x 382' in 7th
               Street from Q to P Streets, an area measuring
               approximately 60' x 270' in P Street from 7th to 8th
               Streets, and a beer garden area measuring 30' x 40'
               near the intersection of 7th and P Street, on
               September 21, 2001 from 5:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. and
               on September 22, 2001 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-81078).

 2)  Exhibit   App. of Destiny Productions Inc. dba Star City
       105K    Dinner Theatre for a liquor catering license at 803
               Q Street. (8/27/01 -Delayed to 9/10/01)
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-81079)
               
 3)  Exhibit   Manager application of Michael D. Olderbak for
       478K    Nebraska Retail Ventures L.L.C. dba Ampride 101 at
               4135 S. 48th Street, Ampride 102 at 4002 Adams
               Street, Ampride 103 at 600 W. A Street, Ampride 105
               at 3291 Holdrege Street, Ampride 106 at 4401 N. 70th
               Street, and Ampride 107 at 5501 Superior Street.
               (ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 9/17/01)

PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING (ITEM 4 HAD 2ND READING)

 4)  01-140    Authorizing the issuance of not to exceed $7,000,000
not available  City of Lincoln, Nebraska Parking Revenue Bonds,
   on line     Series 2001.  (Emergency Clause)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS 

 5)  01R-234   Approving the use of public right-of-way by MDS
               Pharma Services for the installation of a buried
               liquid nitrogen line under Peach Street between S.
               6th and S. 7th Streets. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81080)

 6)  01R-235   Approving Mary's Place at 1930 West O Street as a
               Keno satellite site.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81081)

 7)  01R-241   Reappointing Michelle Petersen, Molvina Carter, and
               Michael Tavlin to the Community Health Endowment
               Board of Trustees for three-year terms expiring
               September 1, 2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81082)

 8)  01R-242   Appointing Carol Ott Schacht to the Community Health
               Endowment Board of Trustees for a three-year term
               expiring September 1, 2004. (ADOPTED, 6-1; CAMP
               DISSENTING; A-81083)
                                 
                                 
                     - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 9)            Petition to Vacate Public Way the eastern half of
               north-south alley from the north line of Lexington
               Avenue to the south line of east-west alley from
               70th Street to 73rd Street submitted by Justin &
               Sheryl Stine. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

10)            App. of Pius X High School Booster Club - B.O.L.T. 
               to conduct a lottery within the City of Lincoln.
               (Need a motion to set hearing date for Mon., Sept.
               17, 2001 at 1:30 p.m.) (APPROVED, 7-0)

11)            THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.:
               Special Permit No. 1929 - App. of Red Star Auto
                    Plaza, L.L.C. for storage of vehicles for sale
                    & resale in the front yard in the H-3 District.
               Change of Zone No. 3285 - App. of Andermatt, L.L.C.
                    to change from AG to B-5 & AG to O-3 at
                    84th & Highway 2.
               Change of Zone No. 3320 - App. of Heritage Lakes
                    L.L.C. for a change from AG to R-3 at S.
                    98th Street & Pine Lake Road.
               Use Permit No. 140 - App. of Eiger Corp. for
                    commercial use of 803,400 sq. ft. to be used
                    for shopping center, Appian Way.

12)            Setting Hearing date of Mon., Sept. 24, 2001 at 5:30
               p.m.  on the application of Buggy Bath West, LLC dba
               "Buggy Bath Car Wash - West" for a Retail Class "B"
               Liquor License & Class "K" Liquor Catering License
               at 1502 West O Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81084)

13)            Setting Hearing date of Mon., Sept. 24, 2001 at 5:30
               p.m. on the application of Brinkers Restaurant Corp.
               dba "Chili's Southwest Bar & Grill" for a Retail
               Class "I" Liquor License at 6730 S. 27th Street. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81085)

14)            Setting Hearing date of Mon., Sept. 24, 2001 at 5:30
               p.m. on the application of Bewitched Two Inc dba
               "Bison Witches Bar & Deli" for a Retail Class "C"
               liquor license at 1320 P Street, Ste. 100.(ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-81086)


15)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Report from the City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax
               report for the quarter ending Sept. 1999: Global
               Crossing; July, 2001: Nextel West, Coast Int'l.,
               Intellicall, Bell Atlantic, WorldCom., Lincoln
               Celteco, Alltel Comm., Alltel Nebraska Inc.
               (PLACED ON FILE)

               Setting the Hearing Date of Mon., Sept. 24, 2001 at
               5:30 p.m. for an addition to premises for Lancaster
               County Agricultural Society Inc. dba "Lancaster
               Event Center" consisting of a courtyard area &
               covered walkway approx. 325' x 175', passageway
               approx. 200' x 100' & small animal bldg. 240' x 90'. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81087)

               Setting Hearing date of Mon., Sept. 24, 2001 at 5:30
               p.m. for Thai Garden , LLC dba Thai Garden
               Restaurant for a Class "I" Liquor License at 1245 Q
               Street, Ste. 100. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81088)

               Application of Husker Athletics Fund, 117 S.
               Stadium,  to conduct a raffle within the City
               limits. (Need motion to set hearing date of Mon.,
               Sept. 17, 2001 at 1:30 p.m..) (APPROVED, 7-0)

               Application of St. Teresa's Catholic Church, 735 S.
               36th St., to conduct a raffle within the
               City of Lincoln.  (Need motion to set hearing date
               of Mon. Sept. 17, 2001 at 1:30 p.m.) (APPROVED, 7-0)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

16)             Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances
                & Resolutions passed on August 20, 2001.(PLACED ON FILE)

17)             Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Resolutions passed on
                August 22, 2001. (Beltway) (PLACED ON FILE)

18)             Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & 
	        Resolutions passed on August 27, 2001. (PLACED 
	        ON FILE)
               
19)             Investment of Funds for August 20 - 24, 2001.
                (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81089)

20)             Approving distribution of funds representing
                interest earnings on short-term investments of IDLE
                Funds for month ended July 31, 2001. (ADOPTED,    
                7-0; A-81090)

21)             Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm Occ. Tax for
                the month of June, 2001: Alltel Systems of the
                Midwest; July, 2001: USA Paging, McLeodUSA, Operator
                Comm., Sprint, Excel, AT&T, Guaranteed Phone
                Services, Long Distance of Michigan, I-Link, Big
                Planet, Assoc. Adm., Zone Telecom, ATS Mobile,
                Sprint Spectrum, Telco Dev., (PLACED ON FILE)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEMS 22 THRU 25 HAD 1ST READING)

22)  01-141    Amending Section 2.62.020 of the Lincoln Municipal
                Code to include bi-weekly Post Employment Health
                Plan contributions for purposes of calculating
                pension benefits for participants in Police and Fire
                Pension Plan "A". Factsheet (98K)

23)  01-142    Amending Section 2.65.020 of the Lincoln Municipal
                Code to amend the definition of regular pay to
                include bi-weekly Post Employment Health Plan
                contributions for purposes of calculating pension
                benefits for participants in Police and Fire Pension
                Plan "B". Factsheet (99K)

24)  01-143    Amending Section 2.66.020 of the Lincoln Municipal
                Code to amend the definition of regular pay to
                include bi-weekly Post Employment Health Plan
                contributions for purposes of calculating pension
                benefits for participants in Police and Fire Pension
                Plan "C". Factsheet (98K)

25)  01-144    Change of Zone 3336 - Application of Rex Anderson
                for a change of zone from I-1 Industrial to R-7
                Residential on property generally located at 19th
                and Dudley Streets. Factsheet (1.1M)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING 

26)  01-139    Change of Zone 3333 - App. of Union Bank & Trust for
                a change from AG Agricultural to AGR Agricultural
                Residential on property generally located at S.W.
                12th St. & W. Denton Rd. (PASSED, 7-0;#17910)
	        Fact Sheet (879K)

27)  01-132    Amending Section 2.62.200 of the Lincoln Municipal
                Code to allow members of the Police & Fire Pension
                Plans "B" & "C" to switch to Plan "A" within six
                months after Deferred Retirement Option Plan
                implementation. (8/27/01 - Action delayed for 2
                weeks to 09/10/01) (PASSED, 7-0; #17911)
	        

PENDING LIST  (EXTENDED 1 WEEK)

28)  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) Factsheet (16K)

29)  00-177    Vacating a portion of N. 60th St. from Seward Ave.
               south 142 ft.  (10/16/00 - Placed on Pending)
	       Factsheet (16K)

30)  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) Factsheet (987K)

31)  01-22     Vacating Pine Lake Rd. from the west line of
               Lazy Acres Subdivision east to the west line of
               Lot 6 I.T., generally located west of S. 14th
               St. & Pine Lake Rd. (2/26/01 - Placed on Pending)
	       Factsheet (987K)

32)  01-20     Creating Alley Paving Dist. 360 in the north/south
               alley between Worthington Ave. & 20th St., from South
               St. north approx. 300'. (3/5/01 - Placed on Pending)
	       fact Sheet (83K)

33)  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)(3/5/01 - Placed on Pending)
	       Factsheet (1.4M)

34)  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) (3/5/01 - Placed
               on Pending) Factsheet (949K)

35)  01-39     Vacating the south 40' of X St. adjacent to Lot 1, Block 6, 
               North Lincoln Add., generally located at N. 9th & X Sts. 
               (Action delayed for two weeks to 4/16/01) (4/16/01 - Placed
               on pending for 3 months 7/16/01) (7/9/01 - To remain on
               pending) fact Sheet (1.1M)

36)  01-66     Change of Zone 3315 - App. of Phil and Mary Durst for a
               change from R-4 Residential to I-1 Industrial on property
               generally located at South 1st and L Streets. (4/23/01 - 
               Placed on Pending; Public Hearing Con't.) Fact Sheet (997K),
	       Auction Site Photos (618K), Auction Site Photos (664K),
               LMC 27.60 & Signatures (2.2M), Auction Site Photos (1.4M)

37)  01-75     Amending Section 17.10.080 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to
               allow individual meters in a multi-dwelling complex.
               (5/7/01 - Pending 8-10 weeks & to form committee)

38)  01R-100   Authorizing the City to charge individually metered multi-
               dwelling units for water use charges. (In connection 
               w/01-75, 01R-101) (4/30/01 - Action delayed to 5/7/01)
               (5/7/01 - Pending 8-10 weeks & to form committee)

39)  01R-101   Authorizing the City to charge individually metered
               multi-dwelling units for sanitary use charges. (In
               connection w/01-75, 01R-100) (4/30/01 - Action
               delayed to 5/7/01) (5/7/01 - Pending 8-10 weeks & to
               form committee) 

40)  01R-212   Special Permit 1873 - Appeal of Sprint Spectrum,
               L.P., from the Planning Commission denial of Special
               Permit 1873 for authority to construct a 90' tall
               wireless communications facility and waiver of the
               fall zone, on property generally located at 4700
               Antelope Creek Road.  (8/13/01 - Placed on Pending
               for 30 days) Fact Sheet (2.2M),
               Photo's (2.5M), Photos (2M)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE 
   PUBLIC HEARING ON SEPTEMBER 17, 2001:  (APPROVED, 7-0)

42)  01R-244   Appointing Gerry Kreiser to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               County Planning Commission for a six-year term
               expiring August 24, 2007.

43)  01R-245   Approving a Joint Funding Agreement between the City
               and the U.S. Geological Survey for a Bank Filtration
               Research Project of the Ashland Wellfield.
               Fact Sheet (24K)

44)  01R-246   Amending the University Place Redevelopment Plan to
               expand the streetscape amenities project area to
               include an additional 200 lineal feet of area by
               extending that portion of St. Paul Avenue in the
               plan west to N. 47th Street.  Fact Sheet (1.6M)

45)  01R-247   Special Permit 1901A - Application of RLM, L.L.C. to
               amend Vavik Ridge Community Unit Plan for 22 units
               of elderly housing to correct the lot dimensions and
               waivers of the required front yard, side yard, rear
               yard, and depth to width ratio, on property
               generally located at S. 56th Street and Elkcrest
               Drive. Fact Sheet (871K)

46)  01R-248   Special Permit 1926 - Application of Mark Lyon on
               behalf of Ideal Grocery for authority to sell
               alcoholic beverages for consumption off the premises
               at S. 27th and F Streets. Fact Sheet (959K)

47)  01R-249   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set
               forth therein for the period of August 16 - 31, 2001.


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. ON THE WEDNESDAY (9/12//01) PRIOR TO THE NEXT
 FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING (9/17/01).

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 2:19 P.M.

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