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            ACTION OF THE REGULAR  CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                    MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2001, AT 1:30 P.M.
                                 
                        ALL MEMBERS PRESENT
                                 
 MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE for the month of September to
 Chuck Turner, Stores Clerk II of Public Works/Utilities, in the
         categories of productivity and loss prevention.
                                 
PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

1)  Exhibit    Manager application of Lisa Ann Johnson for Peak
     177K      Interests L.L.C. dba "Pizza Hut" at 3410 South 10th 
               Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-81150)
     
2)  Exhibit    Manager application of Lorabelle M. Hanson for
     140K      Lorabelle, Inc. dba "The Grapevine" at 2620
               Stockwell Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-81151)

3)  Exhibit    Application of J & D Inc. dba "Libations" for a
      96K      liquor catering license at 317 South 11th Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-81152)
                                                            

PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

4)   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) (10/8/01 - To
               have public hearing & action 10/15/01) (PASSED, 7-0;
               #17920) Factsheet (16K)
                                        
5)   00-177    Vacating a portion of N. 60th St. from Seward Ave.
               south 142 ft. (10/16/00 - Placed on Pending)(10/8/01 - 
               To have public hearing & action 10/15/01) (MOTION 
               TO DELAY ACTION AND HAVE PUBLIC HEARING IN 2 WEEKS ON 
               10-29-01, 7-0.) Factsheet (16K)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING     (ITEM 6 HAD PUBLIC HEARING)

6)   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)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS 

7)   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. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81153)
	       Factsheet (51K)

8)   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. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81154)

9)   01R-268   Appointing Holly Burns to the Community Development
               Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31,
               2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81155)
	       Factsheet (25K)

10)  01R-269   Appointing Laurie Lage to the Community Development
               Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31,
               2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81156)
	       Factsheet (87K)

11)  01R-270   Appointing Mark Koller to the Community Development
               Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31,
               2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81157)
	       Factsheet (41K)

12)  01R-271   Appointing Jeff Gorgen to the Community Development
               Task Force for a three-year term expiring August 31,
               2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81158)
	       Factsheet (63K)
	       
13)  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. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81159)
	       Factsheet (5K), Attachment (32K)

14)  01R-273   A resolution opposing mistreatment of individuals of
               Arab or Muslim descent. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81160)


                        - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -
        
PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

15)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, November 5, 2001
               at 1:30 p.m. for the App. of Speakeasy Inc. dba "J
               R's Down Under" for a Class C Liquor License at 3233
               1/2 South 13th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81161)

16)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, November 5, 2001
               at 1:30 p.m. for the Mgr. App. of Karen D. Brouwer
               for Speakeasy Inc. dba "J R's Down Under" at 3233 1/2
               South 13th Street. (MOTION PASSED, 7-0.)       
                                                            
17)            App. of Friends of Lied, 301 N. 12th St. to conduct
               a raffle from Oct. 20 - January 12, 2002 within the City
               of Lincoln.  (Need a motion to set hearing date for Mon.
               Oct. 22, 2001 at 1:30 p.m.) (MOTION PASSED, 7-0.)

18)            UNL Microbiologist Report of water tested for the
               month of September, 2001. (PLACED ON FILE)

19)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Setting the hearing date of Monday, November 5, 2001
               at 1:30 p.m. for the App. of Lancaster County
               Agricultural Society, Inc., dba Lancaster Event
               Center for a Catering License, located at 4100 No.
               84th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81162)

               Setting the hearing date of Monday, November 5, 2001
               at 1:30 p.m. for the App. of Gokie Enterprises, Inc.
               dba "Fast Mart" for a Class B Liquor License located
               at 6835 N. 27th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81163)

               Reports of City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. tax for
               the month of August, 2001 from ATT Wireless PCS,
               LLC. (PLACED ON FILE)

               Petition to Vacate Public Way all of the East-West
               alley, adjacent to the parcel described below ("premises"), 
               the East line of South 51st Street to the West line of the 
               North-South alley adjacent to the premises, submitted by 
               Leonard and Julee Hector. (REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT.)
     
               Informal request for two paving units of Orchard
               Street 40th to 41st and Orchard Street 41st to 42nd,
               submitted by Rosalind K. Carr. (REFERRED TO PUBLIC
               WORKS DEPT.)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS
                               
20)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Oct. 1, 2001. (PLACED ON FILE)

21)            Investment of Funds for October 1-5, 2001. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-81164)

22)            Approving the distribution of funds representing
               interest earnings on short-term investments of IDLE
               Funds for the month ended August 31, 2001. (ADOPTED,
               7-0; A-81165)

23)            Setting a hearing date of Monday, November 5, 2001,
               10:00 A.M. for Board of Equalization for Downtown
               Business Improvement District, Core Business
               Improvement District Overlay  and Downtown
               Maintenance District. (MOTION PASSED, 7-0.)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING (ITEM 24 HAD 1ST READING)

24)  01-154    Change of Zone 3341 - Application of Jerry Coniglio
               for a change of zone from AG Agricultural to H-3
               Highway Commercial on property generally located at
               South 14th Street and vacated Dairy Drive.
	       

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING 

25)  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." (AMENDED, 7-0;
               PASSED, 7-0; #17921)


PENDING LIST     (EXTENDED ONE WEEK) 

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)

34)  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 60 days)
	       Factsheet (987K)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC 
      HEARING ON OCTOBER 22, 2001: (APPROVED, 7-0)

35)  01R-274   Special Permit 1932 - Application of Gokie
               Enterprises, Inc. for authority to sell alcoholic
               beverages for consumption off the premises on
               property located at 6835 North 27th Street.
	       Factsheet (650K)

36)  01R-275   Special Permit 1929 - Appeal of Red Star Auto Plaza
               from the Planning Commission denial of Special
               Permit 1929 for authority to park and display
               vehicles for sale in the front yard on property
               generally located at 702 West O Street. 
	       Factsheet (973K), Attachment (1M)

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
  (10/17//01) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING
  (10/22/01).

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  2:06 P.M.

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