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            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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