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                  ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                             MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2002, AT 1:30 P.M.


                                 ALL MEMBERS PRESENT


PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)  Exhibit   Manager application of Jason E. Hoffman for Prensa
      381K     Latina Inc. dba "El Puente" at 815 O Street.
               (3/18/02 - Placed on Pending w/Public Hearing
               cont'd. until 4/8/02)  (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 5-1;
               COOK DISSENTING; CAMP ABSENT; A-81432)


PUBLIC HEARING 
ORDINANCES - 2nd READING (ITEMS 2 THRU 7 HAD 2ND READING)

 2)  02-41     Approving a contract between the City and the
               Lincoln Haymarket Development Corp. to
               operate and regulate a Saturday public market
               in the Haymarket area from May 4, 2002,
               through October 26, 2002.

 3)  02-42     Change of Zone 3358 - Application of Robert
               Stephens for a change of zone from H-4
               General Commercial to R-2 Residential and I-1
               Industrial on property generally located
               north and east of the intersection of S.W.
               6th and West "A" Streets. Fact Sheet (626K)

 4)  02-43     Change of Zone 3351 - Application of Jake Von
               Busch for a change of zone from H-4 General
               Commercial to I-1 Industrial on property
               generally located north and east of the
               intersection of S.W. 5th Street and West B
               Street. Fact Sheet (639K)

 5)  02-44     Vacating the east-west alley between N. 18th
               and N. 19th Street from O to P Streets, in
               Block 29, Kinney's O Street Addition.
               Fact Sheet (687K)

 6)  02-45     Amending Section 5.04.100 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code to make the ordinance
               consistent with Nebraska State statute by
               making it illegal for a minor to consume
               alcoholic liquor. Fact Sheet (5K)

 7)  02-46     Authorizing the issuance of not to exceed
 not available $7,500,000 General Obligation Storm Sewer and
    on-line    Drainage System Bonds, Series 2002 (with emergency clause).


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCE 3RD READING

 8)  02-30     Creating Sewer District No. 1177 in
               Old Cheney Road from approximately 62nd
               Street east to approximately Pheasant Run
               Lane. (3/25/02 - P.H. con't w/action
               4/8/02) (ACTION DELAYED FOR ONE WEEK
               TO 4/15/02 W/PUBLIC HEARING CONT'D, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (25K)

PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 9)  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.(3/18/02- To have p.h.& action
               4/8/02)(ADOPTED, 6-1; CAMP DISSENTING; A-81433)
               Fact Sheet (16K)

10)  02R-64    Approving the use of public right-of-way by
               Jabrisco Restaurant for the installation of an
               exterior staircase/fire exit from the basement of
               the restaurant at 700 P Street.(In connection
               w/02-31) (ADOPTED, 7-0;  A-81434)  Fact Sheet (26K)
               Attachment (173K)

11)  02R-65    Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City
               and RTSD for the 3rd and A Street viaduct.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81435) Fact Sheet (26K)
               Agreement (80K)

12)  02R-67    Approving an Agreement between the City and the
               State of Nebraska Department of Roads to construct
               a concrete pedestrian and bicycle trail to be
               known as Mopac West "Husker Link" connecting the
               existing MoPac Trail near 30th and Y Streets to
               the Rock Island Trail at 18th Street. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81436) Fact Sheet (353K)

13)  02R-68    Waiving design standards for the pedestrian way
               easement on Lot 4, Block 3, Jerrold Heights 4th
               Addition, generally located near S. 56th Street
               and Pine Lake Road. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81437)
               Fact Sheet (684K)

14)  02R-69    Waiving design standards for street trees on S.
               Coddington Ave. south of West M Street.(ACTION
               DELAYED FOR TWO WEEKS TO 4/22/02 W/PUBLIC HEARING
               CONT'D., 5-2; COOK & WERNER DISSENTING)
               Fact Sheet (704K)

15)  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. (Claim of Wm. Labrum
               delayed one week to 4/8/02 w/p.h. & action, claim
               of Heidi Burklund referred back to Law Dept.)
               (LABRUM CLAIM ADOPTED FOR DENIAL, 7-0; A-81438)

          
                             - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -

                                
PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

16)            Setting Hearing date of 4/22/02 at 1:30 p.m. for
               Man. App. of Roland L. Meirose for Sam's West, Inc.
               dba "Sam's Club #6413" located at 4700 North 27th
               Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81439)

17)            Two Petitions to Vacate Public Way the west ½
               of 49th St. from L Street to the North
               line of Lot 164 Randolph Acres submitted by David
               W. & Sara J. Farrar and Lois J. Song, Shunling
               Vincent Song, Co-trustees of the L. J. Song Trust
               & Ruth Ann Gardner. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)


18)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

               Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Resolution &
               Ordinances passed on April 1, 2002.   (PLACED
               ON FILE)
     
               Setting hearing date of Monday, April 22, 2002 at
               1:30 P.M. for the App. of Salem Oil Company dba
               "Airport Amoco" for a Class "B" Liquor License
               located at 3100 N.W. 12th Street.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; 
               A-81440)

               Investment of Funds for April 1, 2002 through
               April 5, 2002.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-81441)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

19)            Lincoln Water & WasteWater System Recapitulation
               of Daily Cash Receipts for March 2002. (PLACED
               ON FILE)

20)            Request of Public Works to set the Hearing Date of
               Monday, April 29, 2002 at 5:30 p.m. & place on the
               formal City Council Agenda the following:
               02-40          Authority to create a Re-Paving
                              District bring Saunders Avenue,
                              12th Street to 14th Street up to 
                              current design standards with 33' 
                              wide pavement.

               02R-66    Authority to create a Paving Unit to
                         bring Saunders Avenue, Springfield Drive
                         to 12thStreet up to current design standards
                         with 33' wide paving.  (APPROVED, 7-0)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEMS 21 THRU 23 HAD 1ST READING)

21)  02-47     Vacating the east-west alley adjacent to Lot
               63, Capital Heights Addition to University
               Place, generally located east of N. 51st
               Street one block south of Y Street. Fact Sheet (713K)

22)  02-48     Amending Chapter 1.20 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code, the Uniform Inspections Code,
               by adding a new section numbered 1.20.060 to
               make it unlawful to refuse to permit an
               inspection authorized by an inspection
               warrant.

23)  02-49     Approving a five-year lease between the City
               and Nebraska National Bank for the lease of
               golf course maintenance equipment. Fact Sheet (53K)
               Agreement (130K)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING 

24)  02-38     Vacating the Ashbrook Dr. cul-de-sac to allow
               for continuation of the street south in
               conjunction with the plat for Parker's
               Landing Addition, generally located ½
               mile east of S. 70th St. & ½
               mile south of Old Cheney.  (PASSED, 7-0;
               #17982) Fact Sheet (787K)

25)  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. (3/18/02
               - Public Hearing Cont'd. w/3rd Reading)
               (3/25/02- Action delayed to 4/8/02)
               (In connection W/02R-64) (PLACED ON PENDING, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (699K)


PENDING LIST     (EXTENDED 1 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)
               Fact Sheet (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 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)

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

30)  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)

31)  01-150    Creating paving District 2623 in N.W. 27th Street from approxi- 
               mately 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)

32)  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)

33)  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)

34)  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)
               
35)  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) 

36)  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 councl
               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)

37)  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. (3/25/02 -
               Pending) Motion to Amendment

38)  02-39     Establishing a retirement incentive program for City employees
               who meet certain age & service criteria (In connection w/02R-63)
               (Request 2nd & 3rd Reading w/Emergency Clause on 4/1/02)
               (3/25/02 - P.H. delayed to 4/15/02)

39)  02R-63    Approving a transfer of appropriations from existing reappro-
               priations for budgets in various departments for the funding
               of the retirement incentive program as set forth in Bill No.
               02-39. (In connection w/02-39) (3/25/02 - P.H. delayed to
               4/15/02)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE 
   PUBLIC HEARING ON APRIL 15, 2002:        (APPROVED, 7-0)
                                                            
                                                                                 
40)  02R-70   Special Permit 1939A - Application of the American
              Heart Institute to revise the site layout and adjust
              the boundary of Special Permit No. 1939 for an 80
              bed hospital and 30,000 square foot medical office
              building, on property generally located at S. 98th
              Street and Pine Lake Road. Fact Sheet (505K)

41)  02R-71   Approving an Agreement between the City and State
              for roadway construction of 84th Street from Kathy
              Lane to Cheney Ridge Road. Fact Sheet (27K)
              Agreement (225K)

42)  02R-72   Approving an Agreement between the City and State
              for repairing the existing concrete roadway and
              resurfacing State Connecting Link L-55X between
              Cornhusker Highway and the eastbound ramps of
              Interstate 80. Fact Sheet (27K), Agreement (133K)

43)  02R-73   Approving an Agreement between the City and State
              for construction of a median divided 4-lane
              concrete roadway in the 84th Street corridor,
              between Cheney Ridge Road and Amber Hill Road. 
              Fact Sheet (27K)

44)  02R-74   Accepting the report of new and pending claims
              against the City and approving disposition of
              claims set forth therein for the period of
              March 16 - 31, 2002. Fact Sheet (5K)
              Exhibit A (34K)

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 (4/10/02) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY
     COUNCIL MEETING (4/15/02).

     Sue Hundley, 7010 S. 32nd St.   Re: No parking both sides of street,
                                         32nd and Pine Lake Road south
                                         approximately one block & designation
                                         of left-turn lane at said location.
                                         (SUE HUNDLEY APPEARED BEFORE COUNCIL.
                                         PUBLIC WORKS TO WORK W/PORTER RIDGE
                                         NEIGHBORHOOD ASSN.)
     

ADJOURNMENT  6:25 P.M.

                               
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