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               ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                           MONDAY, AUGUST 25, 2003, AT 1:30 P.M.
                              
        NOTE: There will be no Council Meeting the week of September 1st.
                                

                                   ALL MEMBERS PRESENT
                              
PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

1)             Application of Eagle Entertainment L.L.C. for a
               special designated liquor license to cover an area
               measuring 30' by 45' in the B & R Stores parking
               lot at 130 N. 66th Street on September 4, 2003
               from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-82279)
          
2)             Application of Sidelines Deli for a special
               designated liquor license to cover an area
               measuring 100' by 100' to the west of Sidelines
               Deli at 1000 Saunders Ave. on September 5, 2003
               from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-82280)


PUBLIC HEARING 
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING (ITEMS 3 THRU 6 HAD 2ND READING; 
                          SEE ITEMS 3, 5 & 6)          

 3)   03-130   Amending the Lincoln Corporate Limits Map by
               annexing approximately 186.7 acres of
               property generally located east of South 84th
               Street between Old Cheney Road and Pine Lake Road.
               Fact Sheet (974K)
               Attachment (31K)
               (PUBLIC HEARING CON'T. TO 1/12/04, 7-0)
 
4)   03-131    Change of Zone 3412 - Application of Antelope Park
               Neighborhood Association for a change of zone from
               R-4 Residential to R-2 Residential on
               approximately 14 blocks generally located between
               South 27th Street and the Rock Island Trail, from
               South Street to A Street.
               Fact Sheet (932K)
               Attachment (221K)
							 
 5)  03-132    Change of Zone 3385 - Application of Vic and
               Kathleen Hannan for a change of zone from AGR
               Agricultural Residential to R-1 Residential on
               property generally located northeast of the
               intersection of South 66th Street and Pine Lake
               Road. (In connection w/03R-229, 03R-230)
               (8/18/03-Requested 2nd & 3rd Readings 8/25/03)
               Fact Sheet (770K)
	       (WAIVE THE RULES TO HAVE 2ND & 3RD READINGS THIS DATE, 
               LOST, 1-6; SVOBODA ASSENTING)

 6)  03-133    Authorizing the issuance of not to exceed
               $180,000,000 City of Lincoln, Nebraska Lincoln
               Electric System Revenue and Refunding Bonds, Third
               Series 2003. (Request 2nd & 3rd Readings
               on 8/25/03)
               (WAIVED THE RULES TO HAVE 2ND & 3RD READINGS 
               THIS DATE, 7-0; PASSED, 7-0; #18234)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 7)            Application of Blessed Sacrament Church to conduct
               a lottery within the City of Lincoln from
               September 6, 2003 through October 12, 2003.
               Resolution
                (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82281)

 8)            Application of United Way of Lincoln & Lancaster
               County to conduct a raffle within the City of
               Lincoln from September 12, 2003 through December
               18, 2003.
               Resolution
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82282)
							 
 9)  03R-218   Special Permit 421D - App. of Frank and Joan Rall
               to amend the Carriage Hill 4th Community Unit Plan
               to retain the existing single family dwelling and
               to allow the construction of four two-family
               structures, with requests to waive sidewalk,
               street tree and landscape screening design
               standards, on property generally located at 81st
               and A Sts. (8/18/03- P.H. & Action con't. 1 wk
               to 8/25/03)
               Fact Sheet (544K)
	       (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0;  A-82283)
				 
10)  03R-219   Combined Pre-Existing Use Permit/Special Permit
               10A - App. of Flowerview Associates to reduce
               setbacks due to the right-of-way acquisition along
               O St. and N. 66th St. (8/18/03 - P.H. & Action
               con't. 1 wk to 8/25/03)
               Fact Sheet (424K)
	       (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-82284)
						 
11)  03R-224   Appointing Marlene Cupp to the Lincoln Library
               Board of Trustees for a 7-year term expiring
               August 31, 2010.
               (ADOPTED, 5-2; CAMP, FRIENDT DISSENTING; A-82285)

12)  03R-225   Authorizing the use of public right-of-way by the
               University of Nebraska Center for Great Plains
               Studies to permanently place a 7-foot sculpture in
               the public right-of-way on the east side of the
               Great Plains Center at 12th and Q Street.
               Attachment (626K)
               (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-82286)
							 
13)  03R-226   Authorizing Gordon Gilmore d/b/a Chipotle Mexican
               Grill to occupy a portion of the public
               right-of-way at 232 North 13th Street for use as a
               sidewalk caf‚.
               Fact Sheet (50K)
               Attachment 1 (202K)
               Attachment 2 (26K)
               Attachment 3 (6K)
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82287)
			 
14)  03R-227   Approving a waiver of subdivision requirements for
               a public water distribution system and minimum
               right-of-way width on property generally located
               at Stockwell Street and South Folsom Street in
               Braun Addition.
               Fact Sheet (886K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82288)		
					 
15)  03R-228   Approving a waiver of subdivision requirements for
               a public water distribution system and sanitary
               sewer on property generally located at Old Cheney
               Road and Hickory Crest Road in Beck & Oldfather
               Addition.
               Fact Sheet (806K)
	       (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82289)
				 
16)  03R-229   Approving a waiver of subdivision requirements for
               street trees and sidewalks along Pine Lake Road
               within Hannan Addition generally located at South
               66th Street and Pine Lake Road. (In connection
               w/03R-230, 03-132) (8/18/03 - Request for
               P.H. & Action 8/25/03)
               Fact Sheet (791K)
               (ACTION DELAYED TO 9/8/03, 7-0)
							 
17)  03R-230   Approving the final plat of Hannan Addition
               consisting of two lots for residential development
               and releasing the relinquishment of access to Pine
               Lake Road on property generally located northeast
               of the intersection of South 66th Street and Pine
               Lake Road. (In connection w/03R-229, 03-132)
               (8/18/03 - Request for P.H. & Action 8/25/03)
               Fact Sheet (824K)
               (ACTION DELAYED TO 9/8/02, 7-0)
							 
18)  03R-231   Approving the Real Estate Sales Agreement between
               the Public Building Commission and Woods Brothers
               Realtors for the acquisition of property located
               at 805 H Street.
               Fact Sheet (13K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82290)
							 
19)  03R-232   Declaring the official intent of the City to
               reimburse certain expenses in connection with the
               acquisition and construction of improvements to
               the City's solid waste management and disposal
               system from the proceeds of the City of Lincoln,
               Nebraska Solid Waste Management Revenue Bonds.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82291)

20)            Adopting the 2003-2004 Annual Operating Budget &
               Capital Improvement Program FY 2003/04 - 2008/09.
               Attachment (261K)
               (AMENDED, 4-3; COOK, NEWMAN, WERNER DISSENTING;
               ADOPTED, 5-2; CAMP, FRIENDT DISSENTING; A-82292)	

                         - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS 

21)            Setting the Hearing date of September 8, 2003 at
               1:30 p.m. for App. of Boss Management LLC dba
               "Hometown Garden Caf‚ Grill & Bakery" for a Class
               "I" liquor license at 5100 N. 27th Street.
		(ADOPTED, 6-1; FRIENDT DISSENTING;  A-82293)

22)            Setting the Hearing date of September 8, 2003 at
               1:30 p.m. for App. of Chatterbox Inc. dba
               "Chatterbox" for a Class "I" liquor license at 815
               O Street.  (ADOPTED, 6-1;FRIENDT DISSENTING; 
               A-82294)


23)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


              Investment of funds for the week of August 11 
              through August 15, 2003. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82296)

              Report of City Treasurer of Telecommunications Occupation
              Tax July, 2003: ATT Wireless Services, VARTEC, Nextel.
              (PLACED ON FILE)

     	      Report from City Treasurer of City Cash on hand at the 
              close of business July 31, 2003. (PLACED ON FILE)

  	      The North 27th Street Corridor and Environs Redevelopment
              Plan. (PLACED ON FILE)

 	      Setting the Hearing date of Monday, September 8, 2003 at
              1:30 p.m. for the App. of Anderson Entertainment LLC dba
              "Bunkers Sports Bar & Fairways Grill/HiMark Banquet 
              Facility" for a Class "C" liquor license at 8901 Augusta
              Drive. (ADOPTED, 6-1;FRIENDT DISSENTING; A-82295)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS 

24)           Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
              Resolutions passed August 11, 2003.  (PLACED ON FILE)

25)           Clerk's Letter & Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
              Resolutions passed August 18, 2003, with the
              exception of Resolution No. A-82262.  (PLACED ON
              FILE)

26)           Mayor's Veto Letter of Resolution No. A-82262 -
              Special Permit No. 2028, application of Mettlen,
              Inc. dba Jax for authority to sell alcoholic
              beverages for consumption on the premises at 2711
              South 48th Street. (PLACED ON FILE)

            
ORDINANCES - 1st READING  (ITEMS 27 THRU 29 HAD 1ST READING)

27)  03-134    Vacating the east-west alley from North 1st Street
               to North 2nd Street in Block 264, Original Plat of
               Lincoln, generally located at North 1st Street
               between R and S Streets. In connection w/03R-
               181, 03R-234, 03R-235)
               Fact Sheet (850K)
							 
28)  03-135    Amending Title 24 of the Lincoln Municipal Code by
               creating a new Chapter 24.12 to adopt the 2000
               edition of the Uniform Plumbing Code with local
               amendments.
               Fact Sheet (60K)

29)  03-136    Amending Chapter 25.03 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to the Uniform Mechanical Code to
               adopt the 1997 edition with new and revised local
               amendments.
               Fact Sheet (56K)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING 
&  RESOLUTION FOR ACTION ONLY

30)  03-128    Repealing Ordinance 18016 which created Alley
               Paving District 362, being the north/south alley,
               between 54th St. to 56th Sts., from Cleveland to
               Adams Streets.
               Fact Sheet (58K)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #18232)
							 
31)  03-129    Approving a § 457 Deferred Compensation Plan
               to be administered by Nationwide Retirement
               Solutions.
               Fact Sheet (38K)
               Attachment (573K)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #18233)		
			 
32)  03R-216   Approving the Administration Agreement between the
               City of Lincoln and Nationwide Retirement
               Solutions for administration of a § 457
               Deferred Compensation Plan. (8/18/03 - Action
               delayed to 8/25/03)
               Fact Sheet (39K)
               Attachment (376K)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-82297)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

33)  03-103    Amending Chapter 10.26 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code to reflect the changes to
               the Transportation Plan of the Lincoln-
               Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan.
               (7/21/03 - Pending; Con't P.H. &
               Action on 9/8/03)

34)  03R-178   Comp. Plan Amendment 03016 - Application of the
               Planning Director on behalf of Dwaine Rogge to
               amend the 2025 Lincoln/Lancaster County
               Comprehensive Plan to change a portion of property
               designated "Environmental Resources" to "Industrial"
               between Salt Creek and Arbor Road, west of North 70th
               Street (7/14/03 - Pending; Con't P.H. & Action on
               8/18/03) (8/18/03 - P.H. & Action con't to
               9/08/03)
               Fact Sheet (333K)
							 
35)  03R-181   Approving a waiver of subdivision
               requirements for the installation of
               sanitary sewers in 1st Street, water mains in 1st
               Street, storm sewers in 1st and 2nd Streets,
               street paving in 1st and 2nd Streets, street
               trees, and sidewalks along 1st and 2nd Streets,
               within the People's City Mission
               Administrative Final Plat generally located at
               North 2nd and R Streets. (7/07/03 - Pending;
               to have public hearing w/vacation Ordinance)
               (In connection w/03-134, 03R-234, 03R-235
               (8/18/03 - To have P.H. 9/8/03) 
               Fact Sheet (895K)
							 
               
PENDING LIST (EXTENDED ONE 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.(4/2/01 - 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)  01-182    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 - To remain on Pending)
               Fact Sheet (4K)
							 
40)  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)
							 
41)  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) (4/8/02 -Placed on Pending
               until policy recommendation from Urban Development)
               Fact Sheet (699K)
							 
42)  02-114    Amending Chapter 2.54 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code by adding a new section entitled "Standards of
               Ethical Conduct for Employees and Elected Officials" 
               to supplement the existing conflicts of interest
               regulations. (7/29/02 - Placed on Pending until a 
               committee is formed)
               Fact Sheet (4K)
							 
43)  02R-259   Comp. Plan Amendment 02001.A - Application of
               Realty Trust Group to amend the 2025 Lincoln-Lancaster
               County Comprehensive Plan to change the designation 
               from Agriculture to Urban Residential and Commercial
               uses, on property generally located at the
               northeast corner of 84th and Van Dorn Streets.
               (11/18/02-Pending Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (241K)
							 
44)  03-65     Amending Chapter 4.62 of the Lincoln Municipal Code 
               to establish a Police and Fire Pension Plan Board of 
               Trustees to provide oversight and direction with 
               regard to the investment of the assets of the Police
               and Fire Pension Plans. (05/05/03 - Placed on 
               Pending)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE PUBLIC
     HEARING ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2003 AT 1:30 P.M.:  (APPROVED, 7-0)

45)  03R-233   Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of
               claims set forth therein for the period of August
               1 - 15, 2003.
               Fact Sheet (15K)
               Attachment (27K)
							 
46)  03R-234   Special Permit 1123B - Approving the expansion of
               the boundary of the existing special permit for
               the People's City Mission and to reduce the front
               yard setback from 15' to 4' for the proposed
               shelter within an existing building north of R
               Street, generally located between North 1st and
               North 2nd Streets and Q to S Streets. (In
               connection w/03-134, 03R-181, 03R-235)
               Fact Sheet (1.4MB)
							 
47)  03R-235   Approving a Conservation Easement Agreement
               between the People's City Mission Home and the
               City of Lincoln over the north 51.6 feet of Lots
               11 and 12, Block 275, Original Plat, Lincoln, to
               protect the drainage way and natural floodplain
               values on property generally located northwest of
               2nd and S Street. (In connection w/03-134,                                                                                         
               03R-181, 03R-234)
               Fact Sheet (121K)
               Attachment (39K)
							 
48)  03R-236   Approving a waiver of the parking lot surfacing
               requirements pursuant to Lincoln Municipal Code
               § 27.67.100(c) on property generally located
               at 70th and Highway 2.
               Fact Sheet (865K)
							 
49)  03R-237   Special Permit 2010 - Approving Pine Lake Heights
               South 8th Addition Community Unit Plan consisting
               of 66 residential units with waivers to submit a
               preliminary plat, the requirement that final plats
               be based on preliminary plats, the requirement
               that final plats accepting the dedication of
               public streets and private roadways go to the
               Planning Commission, yard setbacks, community
               outdoor recreation plan, minimum lot area, and
               cul-de-sac geometry, on property generally located
               northeast of the intersection of South 30th Street
               and Yankee Hill Road.
               Fact Sheet (1.1MB)
							 
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     CURRENT AGENDA, OR NOT SCHEDULED TO APPEAR ON A FUTURE
     AGENDA, SHOULD NOTIFY THE CITY CLERK BY 10:00 A.M. ON THE
     WEDNESDAY (9/03/03) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY
     COUNCIL MEETING (9/08/03).


       Roger Z. Dorffler             Waste of City Wheel Tax
                                     HE ASKED WHAT THE INCREASED
                                     REVENUE FROM THE WHEEL TAX WAS
                                     BEING USED FOR AND FEELS IT IS NOT
                                     BEING USED FOR THE STREETS AS IT 
                                     WAS INTENDED.



ANYONE WISHING TO ADDRESS THE COUNCIL ON A MATTER NOT ON THIS 
           AGENDA, AND NOT PLANNED TO APPEAR ON A FUTURE AGENDA,
           MAY DO SO AT THIS TIME.


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