ACTION OF THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD MONDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2001, AT 1:30 P.M. ALL MEMBERS PRESENT PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS 1) Exhibit Application of Lancaster County Agricultural Society 108K Inc. dba "Lancaster Event Center" for an addition to its 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. (9/24/01 - Continue public hearing to 10/1/01) (Reconsideration: 10/8/01) (RECONSIDERED, 7-0; ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-1; SVOBODA DISSENTING; A-81136) 2) Exhibit Application of Thai Garden L.L.C. dba "Thai Garden 493K Restaurant" for a Class "I" liquor license at 1245 Q Street, Suite 100. (9/24/01 - Continue public hearing to 10/8/01) (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-81137) 3) Manager application of Zhongwen Jiang Wei for Thai Garden L.L.C. dba "Thai Garden Restaurant" at 1245 Q Street, Suite 100.(9/24/01 - Continue public hearing to 10/8/01) (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-81138) 4) Exhibit Application of Ideal Grocery & Market for a Class 663K "K" liquor license at 905 S. 27th Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 5-2; WERNER & MCROY DISSENTING; A-81139) PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES - 2ND READING (ITEM 5 HAD 2ND READING) 5) 01-148 Amending the pay schedules of employees whose classifications are assigned to the pay range prefixed by the letter "A" by creating the position of "Fire System Programmer." (Motion to amend) PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS 6) 01R-261 Waiving the required utility service in Fairview Cemetery 2nd Addition administrative final plat on property generally located on the northwest corner of Adams Street and North 84th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81140) Fact Sheet 7) 01R-262 Approving the Statement of Intent to issue revenue bonds payable from the proceeds of the 15-year $1,000,000 cigarette tax appropriation. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81141) Fact Sheet 8) 01R-263 Appointing Helen Fagan to the Lincoln-Lancaster Women's Commission to fill an unexpired term expiring January 1, 2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81142) Fact Sheet 9) 01R-264 Approving an Interlocal Agreement with the Railroad Transportation Safety District for participation in the Antelope Valley Project funding - Phase I. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81143) Fact Sheet 10) 01R-265 Proclaiming the week of October 7 - 13, 2001 as "Public Power Week."(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81144) Fact Sheet - END OF PUBLIC HEARING - PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS 11) Hearing Date Set for Mon., Oct. 22, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. for App. of P.R. Ventures LLC dba Misty's Restaurant & Lounge for a Class C and K Liquor License at 6235 Havelock Ave. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81145) 12) MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS Setting the hearing date of Monday, October 22, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. for the App. of Marylou Eden dba "Chloe's Restaurant" for a Class "J" retail liquor license at 816 P Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81146) Setting the hearing date of Monday, October 22, 2001 at 1:30 p.m. for the App. of Nebraska BBQ Co. dba "Skeeter Barnes" for a Class "I" retail liquor license at 5800 South 58th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81147) Reports of City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. tax for the month of August, 2001 from Global Crossing, Broadwing, IBM Global, MCI WorldCom., Operator Comm., Sprint Comm. (PLACED ON FILE) THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.: Change of Zone No. 3332 - App. of Yankee L.L.C. from AG to AGR on property at W. Pleasant Hill & W. Denton Rd. Change of Zone No. 3342 - App. of Brian Carstens on behalf of John Rallis from AG to AGR at 4801 S. 98th Street. Special Permit No.1935 - App. of Lincoln Investment Group L.L.C. For the redevelopment and renovation of the Lincoln Building into apartment dwellings at 1001 O Street. Special Permit No. 1936 - App. of Sesostris Temple Holding Corp. to construct and operate a club per LMC Sec. 27.63.200 at Hwy 34 & N.112th Street. Special Permit No. 1938 - App. of Our Savior's Lutheran Church to construct a cross, (g) church steeple, on the roof of the sanctuary addition at 1200 S. 40th Street. Special Permit No. 1939 - App. of Nebraska Heart Institute P.C. to develop a hospital and medical office building at S. 98th Street & Pine Lake Rd. REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS 13) Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances & Resolutions passed on Sept. 24, 2001. (PLACED ON FILE) 14) Investment of Funds for September 24 - 28, 2001.(ADOPTED, 7-0;A-81148) 15) Reports from City Treasurer of Telecomm Occ. Tax for the month of August, 2001 from Coast Int'l, USA Paging, Cellular One, Nebraska Tech & Telecomm., Bell Atlantic, Intellicall, Alltel #365, Altell #150, Alltel #522, AT&T, Network Billing, Excel, Sprint Spectrum, Guaranteed Phone. (PLACED ON FILE) 16) Report from City Treasurer of Cash on Hand at the close of business August 31, 2001. (PLACED ON FILE) 17) Report of Lincoln Water & WasteWater System recapitulation of Daily Cash receipts for September, 2001. (PLACED ON FILE) 18) Request of Public Works to set the hearing date of Mon., Oct. 29, 2001, at 5:30 p.m., and place on the formal City Council Agenda the following: 01-149 To provide authority to create a Paving Dist. in North 67th Street, "Y to X" Streets. 01-150 To provide authority to construct a 33' wide Paving Dist. in NW 27th Street from approximately West "O" Street, north to the Interstate Bridge. 01-151 To provide authority to create a 16" Water Main Dist. in NW 27th Street from approximately West "O" north to the Interstate Bridge. 01-152 To provide authority to create a Re-paving Dist. to bring Saunders Avenue, Springfield Dr. to 12th Street up to current design standards with 33' wide paving. (APPROVED, 7-0) ORDINANCES - 1ST READING (ITEM 19 HAD 1ST READING) 19) 01-153 Approving an Agreement between the City and Cricket Nebraska Property Company for the lease of City owned space for the installation of communications equipment on property generally located at S. 27th St. and Nebraska Highway 2. Fact Sheet, Attachment (340K) RESOLUTION - ACTION ONLY - HAD PUBLIC HEARING> 20) 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)(10/1/01 - Motion to Deny, 3-3; Motion to Approve, 3-3; Action delayed one week to 10/8/01) (ADOPTED, 4-3;COOK, SENG, WERNER DISSENTING;A-81149) Fact Sheet (2.2M), Photo's (2.5M), Photos (2M) ORDINANCES - 3RD READING 21) 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. (PASSED, 7-0; #17918) Fact Sheet 22) 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) (10/8/01 -PLACED ON PENDING FOR SIX WEEKS, 7-0) Factsheet (987K) 23) 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) (9/17/01 - Remove from Pending for Public Hearing on 10/01/01) (Motion to amend) (AMENDED, 7-0; PASSED, 7-0;#17919) Factsheet (987K) PENDING LIST (EXTENDED 1 WEEK; SEE ITEMS 24 & 25) 24) 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) (REMOVED FOR PUBLIC HEARING & ACTION ON 10/15/01, 7-0) Factsheet (16K) 25) 00-177 Vacating a portion of N. 60th St. from Seward Ave. south 142 ft. (10/16/00 - Placed on Pending) (REMOVED FOR PUBLIC HEARING & ACTION ON 10/15/01, 7-0) Factsheet (16K) 26) 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) 27) 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) 28) 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) 29) 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) 30) 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) 31) 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) 32) 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) 33) 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 Commission) WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC HEARING ON OCTOBER 15, 2001: (APPROVED, 7-0) 34) 01R-266 Authorizing submittal of a grant application to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission for Recreational Trails Program funding to assist with construction of the Vintage Heights Trail. Factsheet (51K) 35) 01R-267 Reappointing Charles Greene, Doug Rotthaus, and Linda Thomsen to the Community Development Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31, 2004. 36) 01R-268 Appointing Holly Burns to the Community Development Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31, 2004. Factsheet (25K) 37) 01R-269 Appointing Laurie Lage to the Community Development Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31, 2004. Factsheet (87K) 38) 01R-270 Appointing Mark Koller to the Community Development Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31, 2004. Factsheet (41K) 39) 01R-271 Appointing Jeff Gorgen to the Community Development Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31, 2004. Factsheet (63K) 40) 01R-272 Accepting the report of new and pending claims against the City and approving disposition of claims set forth therein for the period of September 16 - 30, 2001. Factsheet (5K), Attachment (32K) 41) 01R-273 A resolution opposing mistreatment of individuals of Arab or Muslim descent. 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 (10/10//01) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING (10/15/01). 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 2:46 P.M.
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