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    ACTION OF THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
            MONDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2001, AT 5:30 P.M.
                                 
                ALL MEMBERS PRESENT
                                 

PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS - NONE
               
PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

1)   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)(10/15/01 - Delayed 2 weeks to
               10/29/01) (PLACED ON PENDING INDEFINITELY, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (16K)

PUBLIC HEARING ORDINANCES - 2ND READING  - 
  (ITEMS 2 - 11 HAD PUBLIC HEARING)

2)   01-149    Creating Paving District 2622 in North 67th Street 
               from Y to X Streets and assessing a portion of the 
               cost thereof against the benefitted property.
	       Fact Sheet (26K), Attachment (117K)

3)   01-150    Creating Paving District 2623 in N.W. 27th Street
               from approximately West O Street north to the
               Interstate bridge and assessing the cost thereof
               against the benefitted property.
	       Fact Sheet (26K), Attachment (93K)

4)   01-151    Creating Water District 1183 in N.W. 27th Street
               from approximately West O Street north to the
               Interstate bridge and assessing a portion of the
               cost thereof against the benefitted property.
	       Fact Sheet (27K), Attachment (74K)

5)   01-152    Creating Re-paving District 152 in Saunders Avenue
               from Springfield Drive to 12th Street for an
               increase in width to 33' and assessing a portion of
               the cost thereof against the benefitted property. 
	       Fact Sheet (25K), Attachment (62K)

6)   01-164    Amending the corporate limits of the City by
               annexing approximately 245.09 acres of property
               generally located at 84th Street and Highway
               2. (In connection w/01-155, 01-156, 01-157, 01-158,
               01R- 277, 01R-278, 01R-279) Fact Sheet (1.2M)

7)   01-155    Declaring the water tower property consisting of
               2.69 acres at 84th Street and Highway 2 as surplus
               property. (In connection w/01-164, 01-156, 01-157,
               01-158, 01R-277, 01R-278, 01R-279) Fact Sheet (700K)

8)   01-156    Vacating South 91st Street between Pine Lake Road
               and Highway 2. (In connection w/01-164, 01-155,
               01-157, 01-158, 01R-277, 01R-278, 01R-279) 
	       Fact Sheet (555K)

9)   01-157    Change of Zone 3320 - Application of Andermatt
               L.L.C. and Eiger Corporation for a change of zone
               from AG Agricultural to R-3 Residential on property
               generally located east of relocated 91st Street and
               Pine Lake Road. (In connection w/01-164, 01-155,
               01-156, 01-158, 01R-277, 01R-278, 01R-279)
	       Fact Sheet (663K)

10)  01-158    Change of Zone 3285 - Application of Andermatt
               L.L.C. and Eiger Corporation for a change of zone
               from AG Agricultural to B-5 Planned Regional
               Business on property generally located between 84th
               Street and relocated 91st Street, north of Highway
               2. (In connection w/01-164, 01-155, 01-156, 01-157,
               01R-277, 01R-278, 01R-279)  Fact Sheet (823K)

11)  01-159    Amending Ordinance No. 17728, passed September 25,
               2000, to amend the amount of City contribution to
               the construction of a public water main in 98th
               Street within the Garner Industries PUD.


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS 
          
12)  01R-286   Appointing Blanca Ramirez-Salazar to the Community
               Development Task Force for a three-year term
               expiring August 31, 2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81176)
	      Fact Sheet (43K)

13)  01R-276   Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of claims
               set forth therein for the period of October 1 - 15, 2001.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81177)
	      Fact Sheet (5K), Attachment (38K)

14)  01R-277   Approving an Annexation Agreement between the City
               and Andermatt L.L.C., Eiger Corp, Westcor L.L.C.,
               Realty Trust Group, and David S. Olson outlining
               certain conditions and understandings with regards
               to the annexation of approximately 245 acres of
               property generally located at 84th Street and
               Highway 2.(In connection w/01R-278, 01R-279, 01-164,
               01-155, 01-156, 01-157, 01-158) (MOTION TO DELAY
               ONE WEEK TO 11/5/01, 7-0) Attachment (2K)
     
15)  01R-278   Accepting and approving the preliminary plat of
               Appian Way for 28 commercial lots and 8 outlots with
               waivers for sidewalks, the restriction on
               transferring from one sewage basin to another, and
               the requirement that lots front upon and take access
               to a private roadway, on property generally located
               at 84th Street and Highway 2.(In connection
               w/01R-277, 01R-279, 01-164, 01-155, 01-156, 01-157,
               01-158) (MOTION TO DELAY ONE WEEK TO 11/5/01, 7-0)
       Fact Sheet (1.6M), Attachment (1.1M)

16)  01R-279   Use Permit 140 - Application of Andermatt L.L.C. and
               Eiger Corporation to develop 940,000 sq. ft. of
               commercial space on property generally located at
               84th Street and Nebraska Highway 2.(In connection
               w/01R-277, 01R-278, 01-164, 01-155, 01-156, 01-157,
               01-158) (MOTION TO DELAY ONE WEEK TO 11/5/01, 7-0)
        Fact Sheet (1.3M), Attachment (1.1M)

17)  01R-280   Special Permit 1934 - Application of the Fraternal
               Order of Eagles Star City Aerie #4111 for authority
               to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption on the
               premises on property generally located at 2112
               Cornhusker Highway. (In connection w/01R-281) 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81178)
	      Fact Sheet (629K)

18)  01R-281   Approving a waiver of design standards for the
               parking lot surfacing requirement on property
               generally located at 2112 Cornhusker Highway. (In
               connection w/01R-280) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81179)
        Fact Sheet (625K)

19)  01R-282   Encouraging the Governor and state legislators, the
               U.S. President and legislators in Congress to enact
               and adopt legislation imposing a moratorium on
               executions until policies and procedures can be
               implemented to ensure that death penalty cases are
               administered fairly and impartially and to prevent
               the execution of persons under the age of 18 at the
               time of their offense. (ADOPTED, 4-3; CAMP, FRIENDT &
               SVOBODA DISSENTING; A-81180)

                  - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

20)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Affidavits of Mailing for Board of Equalization
               Special Assessment Group II to be held on Monday,
               November 19, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. (PLACED ON FILE)

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

               Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax for
               the month of August, 2001: Vartec; for the month of
               September, 2001: Opex Communications, Inc.; OneStart
               Long Distance, Inc.; Netifice Communications; Matrix
               Telecom; Telco Development Group De Inc.; Comdata
               Telecommunications Services, Inc.; Glyphics
               Communications Inc.; GTC Telecom, Inc.; Nosva
               Limited Partnership; RSL Com USA, Inc.; NOS
               Communication Inc.; XO Long Distance Services, Inc.;
               Excel Telecommunications, Inc.; Tri-M
               Communications, Inc.; Lightyear Communications,
               Inc.; Association Administrators, Inc.;  Western
               Union Communications, Inc.; Single Billing Services,
               Inc., dba Asian American Association; Affinity
               Networks, Inc.; NPCR, Inc., dba Nextel; Working
               Assets Funding Service, Inc.; Trans National
               Communications International, Inc.; Touch America
               Services, Inc.; Teligent Services, Inc.; Primus
               Telecommunications, Inc.; Qwest Communications,
               Corp.; LCI International Telecom Corp.; and  Atlas
               Communications. Ltd. (PLACED ON FILE)

            The following are referred to the Planning Dept.:
               Change of Zone 3344 - An ordinance amending Title 27
                    of the LMC relating to Lincoln Design Standards; 
                    Airport Environs Noise Dist. and Map and repealing 
                    other sections. 
               Change of Zone No. 3345 - App. of Whitehead Oil Co.
               from H-1 to H-4, on location of N. 56th & Alvo Rd. 
               Change of Zone No. 3346 - App. of Chameleon &
                    Company, Inc. from I-1 Industrial to H-3
                    Highway Commercial on location of North 1st
                    Street and Charleston Street.
               Special Permit No. 1944 - App. of Best Buy Auto to
	            be able to park my business cars up front to be 
                    exposed to customers.
               Special Permit No. 1942 - App. of Mark A. Whitehead
                    for a convenience store with gas and Class D
                    Liquor License at 2700 Porter Ridge Road.
               Special Permit No. 1943 - App. of Lincoln Plating
                    Company for a parking lot pursuant to 27.63.170
                    LMC in the R-2 Zoning District abutting I-1
                    Zoning District, located at Folsom & E Streets.
               Special Permit No. 1944 - App. of Cricket Nebraska
	            Property company to construct, operate and maintain 
                    a Wireless PCS Communications Facility.


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS
                               
21)            Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed on Oct. 15, 2001. (PLACED ON FILE)

22)            Investment of Funds for October 15-19, 2001. 
		(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81181)

23)            Approving distribution of funds representing interest 
               earnings on short-term investments of IDLE FUNDS for the
               month ended September 30, 2001 for $282,060.24. 
		(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81182)

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

25)            Report from City Treasurer of Telecomm. Occ. Tax for
               the month of July, 2001: Opex Comm., OneStar,
               Netifice, Matrix; August, 2001: Opex Comm., OneStar,
               Netifice, Matrix, Vartec; Sept., 2001: Opex,
               OneStar, Netifice, Matrix, Telco, Comdata, Glyphics,
               GTC, NOSVA, RSI COM USA, NOS, XO Long Distance,
               Excel, TRI-M, Lightyear, Assoc. Adm., Western Union,
               Single Billing Services, Affinity, Nextel, Working
               Assets, Trans Nat'l, Touch America, Teligent,
               Primus, Qwest, LCI Int'l., Atlas. (PLACED ON FILE)
 
26)            Assessment Resolution for Downtown Business Improvement 
               District for Board of Equalization Monday, November 5,
               2001, at 10:00 a.m.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81183)

27)            Assessment Resolution for Downtown Maintenance
               Improvement District for Board of Equalization
               Monday, November 5, 2001, at 10:00 a.m. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81184)

28)            Assessment Resolution for Core Business Improvement
               District Overlay for Board of Equalization Monday,
               November 5, 2001, at 10:00 a.m.  (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-81185)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEMS 29 - 31 HAD 1st READING)

29)  01-144    Change of Zone 3336 - Application of Rex Anderson for 
               a change of zone from I-1 Industrial to R-4 Residential 
               and R-7 Residential on property generally located
               at 19th and Dudley Streets. (Was Referred back to 
               Planning Commission by Council)  Factsheet (644K)

30)  01-167    Change of Zone 3342 - Application of John Rallis for
               a change of zone from AG Agricultural to AGR
               Agricultural Residential on property generally
               located at S. 98th Street and Old Cheney Road.
	       Factsheet (687K)

31)  01-168    Amending Ordinance No. 17887, passed by City Council
               on July 30, 2001, to amend the legal description to
               include the lot upon which the University Park
               Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses is located
               generally located at the northeast corner of North
               84th and Holdrege Streets. Factsheet (7K)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING 

32)  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. 
		(PASSED, 7-0; #17923)

PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

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)  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 6 weeks)
          Factsheet (987K)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC    
HEARING ON NOVEMBER 5, 2001:   (APPROVED, 7-0)

41)  01R-283   Appointing Tad McDowell to the StarTran Advisory
               Board for a three-year term expiring October 20,
               2004.

42)  01R-284   Appointing Rodney Griess to the StarTran Advisory
               Board for a three-year term expiring October 20,
               2004. Factsheet (37K)

43)  01R-285   Reappointing Michael Floyd and William Lucke to the
               StarTran Advisory Board for three-year terms
               expiring October 20, 2004.

44)  01R-287   Special Permit 1935 - Application of Lincoln
               Investment Group to reduce the yard requirements of
               the B-4 Lincoln Center Business District for walls
               containing windows for dwellings under the
               provisions of § 27.63.410 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code for the development and renovation of
               the Lincoln Building at 1001 O Street.
               Factsheet (681K)

45)  01R-288   Accepting and approving the preliminary plat of
               Carroll M5 Industrial Park with waivers of the
               required sidewalks, stormwater detention, and
               reduction of the minimum centerline radius for
               curves, on property generally located at North 27th
               Street and Cleveland Ave.
      	       Factsheet (1.5M)

46)  01R-289   Authorizing the purchase of Lot 7, Block 145,
               Original Plat of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska
               generally located at 742 S. 8th Street.
     	       Factsheet (30K), Factsheet (63K) 

47)  01R-291   Appointing Ruth Ann Young to the Lincoln Library Board
               of Trustees to fill the vacancy created by the
               resignation of Maria Diaz, term to expire August 31,
               2002.     



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  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
  (10/31//01) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING
  (11/5/01).


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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