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                ACTION OF THE REGULAR  CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                     MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2001, AT 5:30 P.M.

                        ALL MEMBERS PRESENT EXCEPT WERNER

PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)  Exhibit   Application of Bwitched Two, Inc. dba "Bison Witches
       1.2M    Bar & Deli" for a Class "C" liquor license at 1320 P
               Street, Suite 100. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0;
               A-81107)

 2)  same as   Manager application of Steven Gerard Gaudreau for
     Item #1   Bwitched Two, Inc. dba "Bison Witches Bar & Deli" at
               1320 P Street, Suite 100. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL,
               6-0; A-81108)

 3)  Exhibit   Application of Brinker Restaurant Corporation dba
       882K    "Chili's Southwest Grill & Bar" for a Class "I"
               liquor license at 6730 S. 27th Street. (ADOPTED
               FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-81109)

 4)  same as   Manager application of Kenneth W. Vaughan for Brinker
     Item #3   Brinker Restaurant Corporation dba "Chili's
               Southwest Grill & Bar" at 6730 S. 27th Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-81110)

 5)  Exhibit   Application of Buggy Bath West, L.L.C. dba "Buggy Bath
       910K    Car Wash - West" for a B and K liquor license
               at 1502 West "O" Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL,
               6-0; A-81111)

 6)  same as   Manager application of Michael D. Raasch for Buggy Bath
     Item #5   West, L.L.C. dba "Buggy Bath Car Wash - West"
               at 1502 West "O" Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL,
               6-0; A-81112)

 7)   not      Application of Lancaster County Agricultural Society Inc.
    available  dba "Lancaster Event Center" for an addition to its
    this week  licensed premises consisting of a courtyard area and
               covered walkway approximately 325' by 175', a
               passageway approximately 200' by 100' and a small
               animal building 240' by 90' located at 4011 N. 84th
               Street. (PUBLIC HEARING TO BE CONTINUED TO 10/01/01, 6-0)

 8)   not      Application of Thai Garden L.L.C. dba "Thai Garden
    available  Restaurant" for a Class "I" liquor license at 1245 Q
    this week  Street, Suite 100. (PUBLIC HEARING TO BE CONTINUED
               TO 10/08/01, 6-0)

 9)   not      Manager application of Zhongwen Jiang Wei for Thai Garden
    available  L.L.C. dba "Thai Garden Restaurant" at 1245 Q Street,
    this week  Suite 100. (PUBLIC HEARING TO BE CONTINUED
               TO 10/08/01, 6-0)

10)  Exhibit   Application of Daniel Williams dba "Highlands Golf
      179K     Course" for a special designated license covering
               the area of the entire golf course, parking lot, and
               clubhouse, on the 8th day of October, 2001, from
               8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL,
               5-1; SVOBODA DISSENTING; A-81113)


PUBLIC HEARING
 ORDINANCES - 2ND READING (ITEMS 11 & 12 HAD 2ND READING; SEE ITEM 11)

11)  01-145    Vacating the north-south alley in Block 119,
               Original Plat of Lincoln, generally located at 10th
               Street and Lincoln Mall. (Request to have
               2nd & 3rd readings 9/24/01)(SUSPENDED THE RULES
               TO HAVE 2ND & 3RD READING,  6-0; PASSED, 6-0; #17913)
	       Fact Sheet

12)  01-146    Amending Title 26 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to the Land Subdivision Ordinance to group
               all application fees into one chapter, to add an
               application fee for a request to amend the
               conditions of an approved final plat, to vacate a
               final plat, and to amend the text of the Land
               Subdivision Ordinance.   Fact Sheet


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

13)  01R-250   Authorizing submittal of a grant application to the
               Transportation Enhancement Program for the
               construction of the MoPac West Trail along the MoPac
               Railroad corridor between 18th and X Streets and
               30th and X Street.  (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-81114)

                        - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

14)            App. of Blessed Sacrament Church, 1720 Lake St. to
               conduct a raffle on Oct. 14, 2001 within the City of
               Lincoln.  (Need a motion to set hearing date for
               Mon., Oct. 1, 2001 at 1:30 p.m.) (APPROVED, 6-0)

15)            THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.:
               Change of Zone 3340 - App. of US Bank for a change
                    from R-1 to B-1 on property at Woods Blvd. &
                    27th Street.
               Change of Zone 3341 - App. of Jerry Coniglio for a
                    change from AG to H-3 on property at 4901 S
                    14th Street.
               Special Permit No. 1931 - App. of Richard C. Barkalow
                    for an addition to existing one story, single family,
                    frame structure at North 27th & Telluride Dr.
               Special Permit No. 1932 - App. of Gokie Enterprises
                    Inc. for sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption
                    off the premises of convenience store with gas & carwash
                    at North 27th & Telluride Dr.
               Special Permit No. 1933 - App. of Cricket Nebraska
                    Property Co. to install a new wireless tower at 5200
                    Calvert St., Union College Athletic Field.
               Special Permit No. 1934 - App. of Zan It LLC to permit
                    the sale of alcohol under a Class C Liquor License
                    from the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission & waive
                    parking lot surfacing requirements in parking lot
                    design standards under Sec. 27.67.100 of the LMC at
                    2112 Cornhusker Highway.


16)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Petition to Vacate Public Way of east/west alley
               from 1st to 2nd Street located in Block 264 Lincoln
               Original Plat signed by John Watson, People's City Mission.
               (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

               App. of American Heart Assn., 1550 S. 70th
               St., #100, to conduct a lottery from 10/01/01 to
               11/17/01 within the City of Lincoln.  (Need a motion
               to set hearing date for Mon, Oct. 01, 2001 at 1:30
               p.m.) (APPROVED, 6-0)

               THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.:
               Special Permit No. 1013I - App. of Steve Miers to
                     increase height of flag pole to 80' at 6000 S. 56th St.

               Reports of City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax for
               the month of June, 2001: Aliant/Alltel; Aug., 2001:
               ATS Mobile, Working Assets, TracFone Wireless, Touch
               America, Teligent Services, Primus,, Atlas, LCI
               Int'l., Qwest, Trans Nat'l, Nextel West, Vartec, D&
               D, McLeodUSA, XO Long Distance, GTC, NPCR/Nextel,
               Lightyear, Globalcom, NOSVA, Incomnet, RSL COM USA,
               Tri-M, Comdata, Telco Dev., NOS, Western Union,
               Affinity Network,  Single Billing. (PLACED ON
               FILE)

               Report of City Treasurer of Franchise tax for the
               month of August, 2001 from Utilicorp United.
               (PLACED ON FILE) 


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

17)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Sept. 10, 2001. (PLACED ON
               FILE)

18)            Investment of Funds for September 10 - 14,
               2001.(ADOPTED, 6-0;A-81115)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEM 19 HAD 1ST READING)

19)  01-147    Vacating S. 22nd Street from the north line of J
               Street to the south line of the east-west alley in
               Block 4, McMurtry's Addition between S. 21st Street
               and S. 22nd Street. Fact Sheet


RESOLUTIONS - HAD PUBLIC HEARING - ACTION ONLY

20)   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.(9/17/01 - Action delayed
                1 week to 9/24/01) (AMENDED, 5-1; MCROY
                DISSENTING; ADOPTED, 5-1; MCROY DISSENTING;
                A-81116) Fact Sheet (959K)

21)  01R-249C   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. (Yoakum, Bauer, Davis claims) (DAVIS CLAIM
               - ADOPTED FOR DENIAL, 6-0; BAUER CLAIM - ADOPTED FOR
               DENIAL - 6-0; YOAKUM CLAIM - ADOPTED FOR DENIAL, 4-2;
               MCROY & SENG DISSENTING;A-81117)

ORDINANCES - 3RD 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". (Motion to Amend) (AMENDED,
               6-0; PASSED, 6-0; #17914) 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". (Motion to Amend) (AMENDED, 6-0;
               PASSED, 6-0; #17915) 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". (Motion to Amend) (AMENDED, 6-0;
               PASSED, 6-0; #17916) 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. (REFERRED BACK TO PLANNING
               DEPT.) Factsheet (1.1M)


PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED 1 WEEK; SEE ITEMS 28, 29, & 37)

26)  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)

27)  00-177    Vacating a portion of N. 60th St. from Seward Ave.
               south 142 ft.  (10/16/00 - Placed on Pending)
	       Factsheet (16K)

28)  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) (Request to remove
               from Pending for Public Hearing on 10/01/01.)
               (REMOVED FROM PENDING FOR PUBLIC HEARING ON 10/01/01,
               6-0) 	       Factsheet (987K)

29)  01-22     Vacating Pine Lake Rd. from the west line of
               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) (9/17/01 - Remove from Pending for
               Public Hearing on 10/01/01) (REMOVED FROM PENDING FOR
               PUBLIC HEARING ON 10/01/01 6-0) Factsheet (987K)

30)  00-65     Change of Zone 3196 - App. of the Interim
               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)

31)  00-67     Change of Zone 3247 - App. of the Interim
               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)

32)  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)

33)  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)

34)  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)

35)  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)

36)  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)

37)  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) (9/17/01 - Remove from Pending for
               Public Hearing on 10/01/01) Fact Sheet (2.2M),
               Photo's (2.5M), Photos (2M)

38)  Exhibit   Application of Barry Good Inc dba "Barry's Bar &
     346K      Grill" for a special designated license covering an
               area measuring 142' by 134' in the parking lot at
               301 N. 9th Street, on October 20, 2001 from 7:00
               a.m. to 1:00 a.m.  (9/17/01 - Delayed  to
               10/01/01)

39)  same as   Application of Barry Good Inc dba "Barry's Bar &
    Item #38   Grill" for a special designated license covering an
               area measuring 142' by 134' in the parking lot at
               301 N. 9th Street, on October 27, 2001 from 7:00
               a.m. to 1:00 a.m. (9/17/01 -Delayed to
               10/01/01)

40)  same as   Application of Barry Good Inc dba "Barry's Bar &
    Item #38   Grill" for a special designated license covering an
               area measuring 142' by 134' in the parking lot at
               301 N. 9th Street, on November 10, 2001 from 7:00
               a.m. to 1:00 a.m. (9/17/01 - Delayed to 10/01/01)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC
     HEARING ON OCTOBER 1, 2001:  (APPROVED, 6-0)

41)  01R-251   Assessing premise clearance costs associated with
               the clearing of public nuisances to the following
               benefitted properties: 1111 Peach; 621 N. 70th; 621
               N. 70th; 1111 Peach; 1001 S. 30th; 1827 Garfield;
               1529 S. 24th; 2605 Everett; 820 C; and 3761 M.
	       Fact Sheet (62K)

42)  01R-252   Approving the 2001-2002 City tax rate of .31452 per
               $100 of assessed valuation and setting a special
               public hearing. Fact Sheet (38K)

43)  01R-253   Declaring the official intent of the City to
      not      reimburse the cost of constructing storm sewer
    available  improvements from the General Obligation Storm Sewer
     on line   Bonds of the City.

44)  01R-254   Appointing Tom Danek to the Air Pollution Control
               Advisory Board to fill an unexpired term expiring
               September 1, 2003. Fact Sheet (23K)

45)  01R-255   Reappointing Larry Scherer to the Community Forestry
               Advisory Board for a three-year term expiring August
               17, 2004.

46)  01R-256   Appointing Glenda Peterson to the Community Forestry
               Advisory Board for a three-year term expiring August
               17, 2004. Fact Sheet (74K)

47)  01R-257   Appointing Dennis Scheer to the Community Forestry
               Advisory Board for a three-year term expiring August
               17, 2004.

48)  01R-258   Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of claims
               set forth therein for the period of September 1 - 15, 2001.

49)  01R-259   Reappointing Joel Gajardo, Charlene Flood Johnson,
               and Sara Lord to the Multicultural Advisory
               Committee for three-year terms expiring September
               18, 2004.

50)  01R-260   Approving a waiver of design standards for drive
               access and required pump island stacking at 3301 O
               Street. Fact Sheet (5K), Attachment (29K)

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
     (9/26//01) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING
     (10/1/01).

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.

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