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              AGENDA OF THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING TO BE HELD
                        MONDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2004 AT 1:30 P.M.
             
               THERE WILL BE  NO  COUNCIL MEETINGS THE WEEKS  
                   OF DECEMBER 27, 2004  AND  JANUARY 3, 2005
                                
                  
PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)            Manager application of Kelly S. Green for Columbus
               Lincoln Hotel Prop LLC dba Holiday Inn/Conf
               Center/Green Mill/Bar-Cabo Beach Club at 141 North
               9th Street.
     
     
PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING 

 2)  04-211    Creating Water District No. 1194 for constructing
               a 6-inch water main or mains in S. 14th Street,
               Garfield to Sumner Streets.

 3)  04-221    Approving a two-year lease agreement with Frontier
               Harley Davidson Inc. for six police motorcycles.
               (Request 2nd and 3rd Readings on 12/20/04)
               Attachment (803K)
							 
PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 4)  04R-324   Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of
               claims set forth therein for the period of
               November 16 - 30, 2004.
               Attachment (28K)
               Fact Sheet (13K)
							 
 5)            Setting interest rate & levying the assessments on
               Special Assessment Group I Water District 1190 as
               approved by  the Board of Equalization of December
               13, 2004.

 6)  04R-321   Appointing Richard Evnen and Dawn E.
               Rockey to the Lincoln Electric System
               Administrative Board for three-year
               terms expiring December 31, 2007.
               Attachment (85K)
							 
 7)  04R-323   Reappointing Ron Ecklund to the Lincoln Electric
               System Administrative Board for a three-year term
               expiring December 31, 2007.

 8)  04R-325   Special Permit 04060 - Application of Cheryl Dubas
               to develop and operate an early childhood care
               facility for 140 children in the O-3 Office Park
               District and a waiver to the requirement to be
               located on an arterial street, on property
               generally located east of North  24th Street and
               south of Superior Street.
               Fact Sheet (413K)
							 
 9)  04R-327   Assessing the costs for weed cuttings incurred by
               the City from January 1, 2004 through December 31,
               2004,  against the various benefitted
               properties.
               Attachment (253K)
							 
10)  04R-326   Adopting a schedule of wastewater surcharge
               unit costs for customers of the Lincoln
               Wastewater System subject to said surcharge.
               Fact Sheet (57K)
							 
11)  04R-322   Accepting the Stevens Creek Floodprone areas as
               the best available information for local flood
               regulation purposes. (12/13/04 - Con't. Public
               Hearing & Action to 12/20/04)
               Attachment (63K)							 
               Fact Sheet (37K)

                 - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -


CONSENT AGENDA:

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

12)           Report of UNL Microbiologist for water
              testing for the month of November, 2004.
              (Placed on file)

13)            Setting the Hearing date of Monday, January 10,
               2005 at 1:30 p.m. for the Manager App. of Annette
               M. Erhart for Grannette, Inc. dba DelRay Ballroom
               and Lounge at 817 R Street.

14)            Setting the Hearing date of Monday, January 10,
               2005 at 1:30 p.m. for the App. of Chipotle Mexican
               Grill of Colorado, LLC dba Chipotle Mexican Grill
               for a Class I liquor license at 2801 Pine Lake
               Road, Suite V.

15)            Setting the Hearing date of Monday, January 10,
               2005 at 1:30 p.m. for the App. of AYR, Inc. dba El
               Potrero for a Class I liquor license at 247 N.
               8th Street.


16)    MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS



REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS 

17)            Report from City Treasurer of cash on hand at the
               close of business November 30, 2004.  (Placed on
               file)

                       - END CONSENT AGENDA -


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING 

18)  04-222    Change of Zone 04055 - Application of Hampton
               Development for a change from H-3 Highway
               Commercial District to R-4 Residential District on
               property generally located south of Fletcher Ave,
               east of N. 14th Street. (In connection w/04R-
               328)
               Fact Sheet (384K)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RESOLUTIONS FOR ACTION ONLY

19)  04-186    Change of Zone 04045B - Amending Chapter
               27.63 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating
               to special permits by amending Sections
               27.63.010, 27.63.070, 27.63.120, 27.63.130,
               27.63.170, 27.63.210, 27.63.280, 27.63.400,
               27.63.420, 27.63.430, 27.63.470, 27.63.530,
               27.63.570, 27.63.580, and 27.63.590 to modify
               provisions within said sections to allow
               special permits to be approved by the
               Planning Commission rather than the City
               Council. (In connection w/ 04-187, 
               04-219, 04R-269)(10/11/04 - Placed on Pending
               Indefinitely) (Request to remove from 
               Pending to have Public Hearing 12/13/04)
               Fact Sheet (19K)
							 
20)  04-187    Change of Zone 04045C - Amending Chapter 27.65 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to community
               unit plans by amending Section 27.65.020 to amend
               the general requirements to grant  the Planning
               Commission authority to approve the special permit
               and to allow the plan to propose modifications to
               the height and area regulations of the district in
               which the community unit plan is located; by
               amending Section 27.65.030 to eliminate references
               to City Council approval of community unit plans,
               establishing standards for the Planning Commission
               to follow in approving or denying an application
               for a community unit plan, and providing for an
               appeal from the Planning Commission's decision to
               the City Council by an aggrieved party; by
               repealing Section 27.65.040 to eliminate City
               Council final action on the application; by
               amending Section 27.65.050 to revise provisions
               regarding development of the community unit plan
               after its approval; by amending Section 27.65.060
               to grant the Planning Director limited authority
               to approve minor increases in the number of
               dwelling units and to approve minor internal
               changes to the applicable setback, yard or height
               requirements within a community unit
               plan; by amending Section 27.65.070 to delete the
               need for the City Clerk to sign a certificate
               showing approval or disapproval by the City
               Council; by amending Section 27.65.090 to allow
               the Planning Commission to modify parking
               requirements under specified conditions. (In
               connection w/ 04-186, 04-219, 04R-269)
               (10/11/04 - Placed on Pending Indefinitely)
               (Request to remove from Pending to have Public
               Hearing 12/13/04)
               Fact Sheet (19K)
							 
21)  04-219    Change of Zone 04072A - Amending Section 27.63.025
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code to allow City
               Council members to appeal the decision of the
               Planning Commission on special permits. (In
               connection w/ 04-186, 04-187, 04R-269)
               Fact Sheet (21K)
							 
22)  04R-269   Misc. No. 04009 - Amending Chapter 3.35 of the
               City of Lincoln Design Standards for Community
               Unit Plans to simplify the density calculation and
               amend the cluster density. (In connection w/
               04-186, 04-187, 04-219) (10/4/04 - Action
               Delayed 1 wk to 10/11/04)  (10/11/04 - Placed on
               Pending Indefinitely) (Request to remove from
               Pending to have Public Hearing 12/13/04)
               (Action Date: 12/20/04)
               Fact Sheet (16K)
               Attachement (355K)
							 
23)  04-217    Street Name Change 04009 - Renaming the old South
               84th Street pavement as Water Tower Court,
               generally located at South 84th and Pine Lake
               Road.
               Fact Sheet (137K)
							 
24)  04-218    Change of Zone 04072B - Amending Section 27.80.025
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code to change the fee
               structure for an application for a Planned Unit
               Development.
               Fact Sheet (21K)
							 
25)  04-220    Change of Zone 04069 - Amending Section
               27.69.035(b)(8) to require that no off-premises
               signs shall be located within 660 feet of
               Interstate 80 and Interstate 180.
               Fact Sheet (667K) 

RECONSIDERATION OF MOTION TO PLACE ON PENDING

26)  04-215    Amending Chapter 2.76 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code to delete references and
               provisions relating to pay ranges
               prefixed by the letter "M" and to add
               leave of absence without pay provisions
               relating to a regular, classified
               employee who leaves his or her position
               to accept appointment to a position with
               a pay range prefixed by "DSS" and the
               status of that employee should he or she
               return to the classified service.
               (12/13/04 - Action Delayed to 1/10/05)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN 

27)  04-166    Vacation No. 03023 - Vacating the north 10
               feet of Q Street right-of-way adjacent to
               Lots 7, 8, and 9, Block 30, Original Plat of
               Lincoln, generally located at 8th and Q
               Streets.(Action Delayed to 11/29/04)
               (11/29/04 - Action Delayed 1 wk to
               12/6/04) (12/6/04 - Action Delayed to
               12/13/04) (12/13/04 - Action Delayed 6
               wks. to 1/24/05) 
               Fact Sheet (1526K)
							 

PENDING LIST

28)  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)
							 
29)  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)
							 
30)  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)
							 
31)  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)
							 
32)  04-188    Annexation 03001 - Amending the Lincoln Corporate
               Limits Map by annexing approximately 214 acres of
               property generally located at North 56th Street
               and Arbor Road. (In connection 04R-273, 04-189,
               04R-272) (10/11/04 - Placed on Pending
               Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (237K)
							 
33)  04R-273   Approving the North Bank Junction Annexation and
               Zoning Agreement between the City and Roger &
               Eldonna Schwisow and Hartland Homes, Inc. relating
               to the annexation of approximately 214 acres or
               property generally located at North 56th Street
               and Arbor Road. (In connection w/04-188, 04-
               189, 04R-272) (10/11/04 - Placed on Pending
               Indefinitely)
               Attachment (527K)
							  							  
34)  04-189    Change of Zone 3398 -  Application of Hartland
               Homes, Inc., Rodger & Eldonna Schwisow for a
               change of zone from AG Agricultural to R-3
               Residential for approximately 123 acres and H-4
               General Commercial for approximately 21 acres on
               property generally located at North 56th Street
               and Arbor Road. (In connection w/04-188, 04R-
               273, 04R-272) (10/11/04 - Placed on Pending
               Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (216K)
							 
35)  04R-272   Special Permit 2004 - Application of Hartland
               Homes, Inc., Rodger & Eldonna Schwisow to develop
               125,000 sq. ft. of planned service commercial
               floor area, with variances to the rear and side
               yard setback requirements on property generally
               located at North 56th Street and Arbor Road.
               (In connection w/04-188, 04R-273, 04R-189, 04R-
               272) (10/11/04 - Placed on Pending
               Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (535K)

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, JANUARY 10, 2005 AT 1:30 P.M.:    

36)  04R-328   Special Permit 04044 - Application of Hampton
               Development to construct North Creek Villas
               Community Unit Plan for 52 dwelling units and
               requested waivers that lot lines are radial to the
               street, modification to the Design Standards for
               private roadways, allowing double frontage lots,
               reduce the minimum lot depth along a major road,
               and reduction of the rear yard setback, on
               property generally located south of Fletcher Ave.,
               east of N. 14th Street. (In connection w/04-
               222) (Action Date: 1/17/05)
               Fact Sheet (503K)
							 
37)  04R-329   Special Permit 1999A - Application of Lincoln
               Federal Bancorp to amend Wilderness Hills
               Community Unit Plan to adjust the rear setback to
               zero feet for Lots 9-23, Block 2; adjust the rear
               setback to five feet for Lots 8-34, Block 7; waive
               the maximum lot width to depth ratio; waive the
               minimum lot depth; and to allow double frontage
               lots for an attached single family and town home
               development of approximately 66 units between
               Wilderness Hills Blvd. and Whispering Wind Blvd.,
               on property generally located northeast of the
               intersection of S. 27th Street and Whispering Wind
               Blvd.
               Fact Sheet (661K)
							 
38)  04R-330   Special Permit 228K - Application of Lloyd and
               Donna Hinkley to amend the Capitol Beach West
               Community Unit Plan to reduce the front yard
               setback on Lot 24, Block 1,Capitol Beach West
               Addition, from 19.5 feet to 15.5 feet for an
               attached garage, on property generally located at
               302 W. Lakeshore Drive.
               Fact Sheet (217K)
							 
39)  04R-331   Misc. 04018 - Amending Chapter 2.20 of the City of
               Lincoln Design Standards to establish sight
               distance standards for rural build-through
               intersections.
               Attachment (10K)							 
               Fact Sheet (61K)
							 
40)  04R-332   Comp. Plan Conformity 04010 - Adopting the 48th
               and O Street Redevelopment Plan generally bounded
               by R Street on the north, 48th Street on the west,
               52nd Street on the east, and N Street on the
               south, consisting of 41.7 acres.
               Fact Sheet (260K)
							 
41)  04R-333   Comp. Plan Amendment 04021 - Amending the
               2025 Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive
               Plan by adopting the proposed Airport West
               Subarea Plan for the area generally from N.W.
               27th Street to N.W. 70th Street, from US
               Highway 34 to US Highway 6, including
               associated amendments to the Community Form,
               Business and Commerce, Mobility and
               Transportation, Community Facilities, and
               Parks, Recreation and Open Space sections of
               the Comprehensive Plan.
               Fact Sheet (1603K)

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     COUNCIL MEETING (1/10/05).


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