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              ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING TO BE  HELD
                          MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2002, at 1:30 P.M.


              MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE - FEBRUARY - STEVE STANDLEY,
              LINCOLN POLICE DEPT. IN THE CATEGORY OF PRODUCTIVITY.


HEARING ON THE APPEAL OF DARIUS AFRAID OF HAWK ON THE DENIAL
OF HIS PEDDLER'S PERMIT. (DENIAL UPHELD, 7-0)


PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS 

 1)  Exhibit   Application of Wine Merchants, Inc. dba "Meier's
       235K    Cork N' Bottle" for a special designated liquor
               license in an inside and outside area at Eastlake
               Manor, 720 S. 16th Street, on April 5, 2002 from
               7:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. (ADOPTED FOR DENIAL,  7-0; A-81385)

 2)   not      Manager application of Jason E. Hoffman for Prensa
    available  Latina Inc. dba "El Puente" at 815 O Street. 
               (PLACED ON PENDING W/PUB. HEARING CONT'D. UNTIL 4//08/02, 7-0)

 3)  Exhibit   Application of B & B-Q, Inc. dba "Cheerleaders"
       99K     for a liquor catering license at 5560 S. 48th
               Street, Suite 4. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-81386)


PUBLIC HEARING 
ORDINANCES - 2nd READING (ITEM 4 HAD 2ND READING; SEE ITEM 4)

 4)   02-31    Vacating a 5' x 30'6" portion of North 7th Street
               adjacent to the south 37' of Lot 9, Block 32, Original
               Plat of Lincoln, generally located at N. 7th and
               P Streets.  Fact Sheet (699K)
               (PUBLIC HEARING CONT'D. W/3RD READING ON 3/25/02, 7-0)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 5)  02R-27    Special Permit 1953 - Application of Bill Harrison
               for authority to sell alcoholic beverages for
               consumption off the premises at Ho-Chunk located
               at 3301 O Street. (3/4/02 - Place on pending
               for 2 weeks to 3/18/02 w p.h.) (3/11/02- To
               have P.H. & Action 3/18/02) Fact Sheet (1.5K)
               (LOST, 0-7; #38-4396)

 6)  02R-34    Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City
               and Lancaster County Cooperative Extension Service
               for Recycling Educational Services. Fact Sheet (26K)
               (ADOPTED,  7-0; A-81387)

 7)  02R-35    Approving a three-year Maintenance on Alpha Server
               Agreement between the City and Computer Systems &
               Services, Inc.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81388)

 8)  02R-36    Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of
               claims set forth therein for the period of
               February 16 - 28, 2002. Fact Sheet (5K)  Attachment (34K)
               (ACTION DELAYED ON CLAIMS OF WM. LABRUM & HEIDI BURKLUND FOR
               TWO WEEKS TO 4/1/02, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-81389)

 9)  02R-37    Special Permit 692L - Application of Southview,
               Inc. to amend the Tabitha New Community Unit Plan
               for 36 units of elderly or retirement housing
               within the Tabitha New Community CUP, on property
               generally located east of Enterprise Drive, north
               of Folkways Blvd. (In connection 
               w/02R-38) Fact Sheet (535K)
               (In connection W/02R-38) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81390)

10)  02R-38    Accepting and approving the preliminary plat of
               Tabitha New Community 3rd Addition for 36 lots,
               with a waiver of the turnaround radius, sanitary
               sewer being located on the same side as the water
               main, and a sidewalk adjacent to the curb, on
               property generally located east of Enterprise
               Drive, north of Folkways Blvd. (In connection
               w/02R-37) Fact Sheet (514K)
               (In connection W/02R-37) (ADOPTED, 7-0;   A-81391)

11)  02R-39    Special Permit 1940 - Application of Hartland
               Homes, Inc. to develop 209 dwelling units, with a
               waiver of the rear yard setback, on property
               generally located at N.W 56th Street, south of W.
               Leighton Ave.   (In connection w/02R-40)
               Fact Sheet (447K)
               (In connection W/02R-40) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81392)

12)  02R-40    Accepting and approving the preliminary plat of
               Cardinal Heights 1st Addition for 209 lots and 2
               outlots, with a waiver of the lot width-to depth
               ratio, on property generally located at N.W. 56th
               Street, south of W. Leighton Avenue. (In
               connection w/02R-39) Fact Sheet (410K)
               (In connection W/02R-39) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81393)

13)  02R-41    Appointing Holly Burns to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               Women's Commission for a two-year term expiring
               March 1, 2004. Fact Sheet (25K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81394)

14)  02R-42    Appointing Bridget Christensen to the Lincoln-
               Lancaster Women's Commission for a two-year term
               expiring March 1, 2004. Fact Sheet (46K)
               (ADOPTED,  7-0; A-81395)

15)  02R-43    Appointing Renee Geller to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               Women's Commission for a two-year term expiring
               March 1, 2004. Fact Sheet (41K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81396)

16)  02R-44    Appointing Colleen Ozanne to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               Women's Commission for a two-year term expiring
               March 1, 2004. Fact Sheet (33K)
               (ADOPTED,  7-0; A-81397)

17)  02R-45    Appointing Kathleen Uhrmacher to the Lincoln-
               Lancaster Women's Commission for a two-year term
               expiring March 1, 2004. Fact Sheet (54K)
               (ADOPTED,  7-0; A-81398)

18)  02R-46    Reappointing Roberta Stick and Maria Medrano-Nehls
               to the Lincoln-Lancaster Women's Commission for
               two-year terms expiring March 1, 2004. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81399)

19)  02R-47    Appointing Dr. John Hansen to the Emergency
               Medical Services Board for a three-year term
               expiring March 28, 2005. Fact Sheet (42K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81400)

20)  02R-48    Reappointing Charlene Gondring and Dr. Ameeta
               Martin to the Emergency Medical Services Board for
               three-year terms expiring March 28, 2005. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81401)


                      - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

21)            Setting Hearing date of April 1, 2002 at 1:30 p.m.
               for Potamia Inc dba "The Parthenon" for a Class
               "I" Liquor License at 5500 S. 56th Street, Unit 100. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81402)

22)            Setting Hearing date of April 1, 2002 for Oglala
               Enterprises Inc dba "Jack's Bar & Grill" for a
               Class "C" Liquor License at 100 N. 8th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81403)

23)            Setting Hearing date of April 1, 2002 for John O.
               Craw dba "Holmes Park Golf Course" for an addition
               to licensed premise at 3701 S. 70th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81404)
               
24)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


               Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions
               and Ordinances passed on March 11, 2002.
               (PLACED ON FILE)

               Report of UNL Microbiologist for water testing for
               the month of February, 2002. (PLACED ON FILE)

               Approving distribution of funds representing
               interest earnings on short-term investments of
               Idle Funds for month ended February 28, 2002.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81405)

               Petitions to Vacate Public Way the south half of
               West Madison Avenue adjacent to the West 112.83
               feet of Lot 1, Block 1, Olympic Heights Addition
               submitted by John L. Hoppe, Jr. President of Hoppe
               Inc.  (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

               Petition to Vacate Public Way the south half of
               West Madison Avenue adjacent to Lot 1, Block 8,
               Olympic Heights 1st Addition submitted by
               Todd & Melanie Miller. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

               Petition to Vacate Public Way the north half of
               West Madison Avenue from the east R.O.W. line of
               N.W. 53rd St. to the east property line
               of Lot 34, Block 5, Airport Heights & the south
               half from the west property line of Lot 12, Block
               4, Airport Heights to the east property line of
               Lot 16, I.T. submitted by Duane Hartman, Hartman
               Homes, Inc. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

               Petition to Vacate Public Way the north half of
               West Madison Avenue adjacent to the west 21.13
               feet of Lot 35, Block 5, Airport Heights submitted
               by Duane Hartman, President Duane Hartman
               Investments.  (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)

               Report from City Treasurer of Cash on Hand as of
               the close of business February 28, 2002.
               (PLACED ON FILE)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

25)            Investment of Funds for March 4, 2002 through
               March 8, 2002.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81406)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEMS 26 THRU 33 HAD 1ST READING)

26)  02-29    Creating Ornamental Lighting District No. 285 in
              Lakeside Drive from approximately Surfside Drive to West
              S Street. Fact Sheet (26K)

27)  02-30   Creating Sewer District No. 1177 in Old Cheney Road from
             approximately 62nd Street east to approximately Pheasant
             Run Lane. Fact Sheet (25K)

28)  02-32   Creating the University Place Business Improvement District
             along N. 48th Street from Colby Street on the south to the
             half-block north of Adams Street on the north; and along
             St. Paul Ave. from N. 47th Street to N. 50th Street.

29)  02-33   Amending Section 10.48.110 of the Lincoln Municipal Code 
             relating to bicycles to require lights on the front and
             rear of bicycles operated on the streets of Lincoln 
             between one-half hour after sunset and one-half hour
             before sunrise.

30)  02-34   Amending Section 26.11.039 of the Lincoln Municipal 
             Code to provide an additional method to guarantee 
             installation of improvements within a final plat.
             Fact Sheet (14K) 

31)  02-35   Change of Zone 3350 - Amending Title 27 of the Lincoln
             Municipal Code (the Zoning Ordinance) regarding the 
             storage of vehicles for sale and resale in the H-2 Highway
             Business District and H-3 Highway Commercial District 
             as a permitted conditional use; and to delete the storage 
             of vehicles for sale and resale on any portion of a lot 
             where parking is permitted as a special permitted
             use in the B-3 Commercial District, H-2 Highway Business
             District, H-3 Highway Business District and I-2 Industrial
             District. Fact Sheet (661K) Attachment (601K), Attachment (677K)

32)  02-36   Change of Zone 3297 - Application of Ridge Development 
             Company for a change of zone from R-4 Residential, B-2
             Planned Neighborhood Business and O-3 Office Park to R-3 
             Residential District on property generally located between
             S. 27th Street and S. 40th Street, north of Yankee Hill Road.
             (In connection w/02-37, 02R-12, 02R-56, 02R-57).
             Fact Sheet (1M)

33) 02-37    Change of Zone 3298 - Application of Ridge Development 
             Company for a change of zone from R-3 Residential to R-4 
             Residential, B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business and O-3 Office
             Park, on property generally located between S. 27th Street and
             S. 40th Street, north of Yankee Hill Road.(In connection
             w/02-36, 02R-12, 02R-56, 02R-57).


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING 

34)  02-26   Amending the pay schedules for certain employee groups by 
             creating the classification of Emergency Service Dispatcher
             II/CAD Administrator in Class Code 3102; changing the 
             classification of Assistant Superintendent of Maintenance - 
             Water Production & Treatment to Assistant Superintendent - 
             Water Production & Treatment in Class Code 5349; and deleting 
             the classification of Assistant Superintendent - Water Production
             & Treatment in Class Code 5347. ESD II/CAD Admin Fact Sheet (50K),
             ESD II/CAD Admin Duties (10K), Asst. Superintendent Duties (13K)
             (PASSED, 7-0; #17974)

35)  02-27   Amending the pay schedules for a certain employee group to
             decrease the pay range of Public Health Education Manager
             as the result of the realignment of duties within the Health 
             Department. Fact Sheet (10K) (PASSED, 7-0; #17975)

PENDING LIST  (EXTENDED 1 WEEK)

36)  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) Fact Sheet (1.4M)

37)  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 Neighborhood 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) Fact Sheet (949K)

38)  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)

39)  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; P. H. Con't.)
             Fact Sheet (997K), Photo's (618K),
               Photo's (664K), Drawings (2.2M), Photo's (1.4M)

40)  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)

41)  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)

42)  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)

43)  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 P. H. & action
             10/15/01) (10/15/01 - Delayed 2 weeks to 10/29/01)
             (10/29/01- Placed on pending indefinitely) Fact Sheet (16K)
 
44)  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.
             (11/19/01 - Reconsidered & placed on pending)
             Fact Sheet (26K), Attachment (93K)

45)  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. (11/19/01 - Reconsidered and placed on pending)
             Fact Sheet (27K), Attachment (74K)

46)  01-182  Amending Chapter 5.36 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to 
             Peddlers by adding a new section to prohibit use by peddlers of 
             any truck over 21 feet in length in any residential zoning district,
             except for the purpose of delivery goods. (12/17/01 - Placed
             on Pending until 1/14/02)(1/7/02 - Remain on Pending)
             Fact Sheet (4K)

47)  02-22   Amending Chapter 2.65 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to
             the Police and Fire Pension Plan - Plan "B" to provide for a
             one-time increase to Police and Fire Pension Retirees and Deferred 
             Annuitant Retirees scheduled to receive a monthly pension
             payment. (2/25/02 - Placed on Pending)

48)  02-23   Amending Chapter 2.66 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to the
             Police and Fire Pension Plan - Plan "C" to provide for a
             one-time increase to Police and Fire Pension Retirees and Deferred
             Annuitant Retirees scheduled to receive a future monthly pension
             payment. (2/25/02 - Placed on Pending) 

49)  02R-20  Directing submittal to the qualified electors of the city a
             proposed Charter amendment to Article IV, Section 7, to allow
             the council, by ordinance, to change the compensation of council
             members and to provide that no increase in compensation shall
             become effective during the council term in which voted.(2/25/02 - 
             Placed on pending indefinitely.)  Fact Sheet (4K)

50)          Manager application of Tricia Rodriquez for CEC Entertainment, Inc.
             dba "Chuck E. Cheese's" at 221 N. 66th Street. (3/11/02 - Placed 
             on pending for 3 weeks to 4/1/02)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC HEARING
  ON MARCH 25, 2002:  (APPROVED, 7-0)

51)  02R-49  Ordering Water District No. 1186 constructed in Marlborough Road
             from the existing hydrant south approximately 700' within Stevens
             Ridge Estates. Fact Sheet (24K)

52)  02R-50  Approving an Agreement between the City and the Nebraska Department
             of Roads to reconstruct Old Cheney Road to a four-lane Urban 
             Roadway from Nebraska Highway 2 to 70th Street (Project No. 
             STPAA-5202(7). Fact Sheet (26K), Agreement (324K), Map (273K)

53)  02R-51  Approving an Agreement between the City and Marsh Inc. for a health
             insurance request for proposal to include preparation, 
             specifications, interviews, analysis, and evaluation, for the      
             time period of March 2002 through December 31, 2002.

54)  02R-52  Approving a revised schedule for sewer fees and service charges for
             the Lincoln Wastewater System. Fact Sheet (25K)

55)  02R-53  Approving a revised schedule for water fees and service charges for 
             the Lincoln Water System. Fact Sheet (26K)

56)  02R-54  Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City, County and
             Lincoln Electric System to establish the position and  
             responsibilities of an Administrative Assistant to the Mayor for 
             Economic Development. Agreement (16K)

57)  02R-55  Approving a waiver of design standards for the paving and storm 
             sewer box in Seward Ave., a 60' turnaround in N. 67th Street, and 
             sidewalks and street trees within the Simonds Subdivision 
             administrative final plat generally located at 67th Street and 
             Seward Ave. Fact Sheet (711K)

58)  02R-12  Approving the Pine Lake Heights South Agreement for the Installation
             of Off-Site Transportation Improvements between the City and Ridge
             Development and Southview Inc. for the design, construction, and 
             allocation of costs relating to the street improvements of Use Permit
             No. 134 and Preliminary Plat No. 00029 on property generally
             located between 27th Street and S. 40th Street, north of Yankee Hill
             Road.(In connection w/02-36, 02-37, 02R-56, 02R-57)
             Fact Sheet (26K)

59)  02R-56  Accepting and approving the preliminary plat of Pine Lake Heights
             South 4th Addition for 204 lots and 12 outlots, with waivers of the
             required curb and gutters along S. 27th Street, S. 40th Street,
             and Yankee Hill Road; the depth of sanitary sewer; transfer of 
             sewage from one district to another; double frontage lots; block
             length; and pedestrian easement; on property generally located
             between S. 27th Street and S. 40th Street, north of Yankee
             Hill Road.(In connection w/02-36, 02-37, 02R-12, 02R-56, 02R-57)
             Fact Sheet (909K)

60)  02R-57  Use Permit No. 134 - Application of Ridge Development Company to
             develop 316,450 sq. ft. of office and commercial space, with a 
             waiver of the setback between the B-2 and O-3 districts, on 
             property generally between S. 27th Street and S. 40th Street, 
             north of Yankee Hill Road. (In connection w/02-36, 02-37, 
             02R-12, 02R-56, 02R-57) Fact Sheet (850K)


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 (3/20/02) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY
  COUNCIL MEETING (3/25/02).                

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   4:10 P.M.

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