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         ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                    MONDAY, MAY  23, 2005 AT 5:30 P.M.
                                
               ALL MEMBERS PRESENT EXCEPT MCROY
                              
         THERE WILL BE NO COUNCIL MEETING THE WEEK OF MAY 30TH
                        DUE TO MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY
                    

PUBLIC HEARING                                         
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

1)             Manager application of Jeffrey D. Dodge for Ramos
               Pizza Inc. dba Ramos Pizza Pub & Buster's BBQ at
               2435 South 48th Street. (ACTION DELAYED W/PUBLIC 
 		   HEARING FOR 2 WEEKS TO 6/6/05, 6-0)

2)             Manager application of Tyler Vanderzee for MIP
               Five Inc. dba Mickey's Irish Pub and Grill at 1550
               South Coddington Street.  (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL,
               6-0; A-83333)

3)             Application of The Noodle Shop, Co. - Colorado,
               Inc. dba Noodles & Company for a Class I liquor
               license at 2801 Pine Lake Road. (ACTION DELAYED
  	         W/PUBLIC HEARING FOR 2 WEEKS TO 6/6/05, 6-0)

4)             Manager application of Christopher F. Dakin for
               The Noodle Shop, Co. - Colorado, Inc. dba Noodles
               & Company at 2801 Pine Lake Road.  (ACTION DELAYED
 		   W/PUBLIC HEARING FOR 2 WEEKS TO 6/6/05, 6-0)


PUBLIC HEARING - DENIAL OF SIDEWALK CAFE PERMIT

5)             Appeal of Neal Grummert on behalf of Lazzari's
               from the denial of a sidewalk caf‚ permit adjacent
               to its premises at 1430-34 "O" Street.  
               (APPROVED, 4-2;COOK & NEWMAN DISSENTING.)



PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & ASSOCIATED RESOLUTIONS
(ITEMS 6 THRU14 HAD 2ND READING; SEE ITEM 6)

6)   05-53     Authorizing and providing for the issuance of
               not to exceed $9,950,000 aggregate principal
               amount of general obligation storm sewer
               bonds of the City of Lincoln and providing
               for the emergency clause. (Request for 2nd
               and 3rd readings on 5/23/05). (RULES WAIVED TO  
   		   HAVE 2ND & 3RD READING THIS DATE, 6-0; PASSED, 6-0; 
		   #18540)

7)   05-54     Annexation No. 01008 - Amending the Lincoln
               Corporate Limits Map by annexing approximately 
               5.0 acres of property generally located at West 
               Van Dorn Street and South Coddington Avenue. 
               (In connection w/05R-99, 05-55, 05R-100, 05-26)
               Fact Sheet (231K)

8)   05R-99    Approving the West Van Dorn Plaza Annexation and
               Zoning Agreement between the City of Lincoln and
               Stockwell Properties outlining certain conditions
               and understandings with regards to the annexation
               of approximately 5.0 acres of property generally
               located at West Van Dorn Street and South
               Coddington Avenue. (In connection w/05-54, 
               05-55, 05R-100, 05-56) (Action Date: 6/6/05)
               Attachment (163K)

9)   05-55     Change of Zone 3419 - Application Stockwell
               Properties LLC and R.C. Krueger Development
               Company for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural District, AGR Agricultural
               Residential District, R-3 Residential
               District and B-1 Local Business District to
               B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District,
               on property generally located northeast,
               southeast and southwest of the intersection
               of West Van Dorn Street and South Coddington
               Avenue. (In connection w/05-54, 05R-99,
               05R-100, 05-56)
               Fact Sheet (274K)

10)  05R-100   Use Permit 133 - Application of Stockwell
               Properties and R.C. Krueger Development Company to
               develop approximately 40,000  square feet of
               office and commercial floor area, with requested
               waivers of the required preliminary plat process,
               front and side yard setbacks, paving with curb and
               gutter, sidewalks, the requirement that all lots
               have frontage and access to a public street or
               private roadway, minimum lot frontage for a ground
               sign, signs in the front yard, signs more than 30
               feet from a building, street trees, landscaping,
               and parking in the front yards, on property
               generally located northeast, southeast, and
               southwest of the intersection of West Van Dorn
               Street and South Coddington Ave. (In connection
               w/05-54, 05R-99, 05-55, 05-56) (Action Date:
               6/6/05)
               Fact Sheet (541K)

11)  05-56     Declaring a tract of land consisting of .24
               acres, more or less, as surplus property
               generally located southeast of the
               intersection of West Van Dorn Street and
               South Coddington Ave. (In connection w/
               05-54, 05R-99, 05-55, 05R-100, 05-56)
               Fact Sheet (267K)
               
12)  05R-101   Approving an amendment to the North 27th Street
               Corridor and Environs Redevelopment Plan to
               include three city-owned lots in the plan
               identified as "Project No. 7.  27th and Apple:
               Commercial Redevelopment",  and the demolition of
               the existing structures generally located at North
               27th and P Streets. (In connection w/05-57, 
               05-58) (Action Date: 6/6/05)
               Fact Sheet (345K)

13)  05-57     Change of Zone 05028 - Application of Urban
               Development for a change of zone from I-1
               Industrial to B-3 Commercial District on
               property generally located at North 27th and
               Apple Streets. (In connection w/05R-101,
               05-58)
               Fact Sheet (307K)

14)  05-58     Vacation 05004 - Application of the Urban
               Development Department to vacate the
               north/south alley extending south from Apple
               Street, between 27th and 29th Streets.(In
               connection w/05R-101, 05-57)
               Fact Sheet (138K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS
       
15)  05R-103    Accepting the donation of a steel sculpture,
               "Bountiful Prairie" from Westfield Shopping
               Town Gateway Mall for placement at the east
               end of the entrance drive to Mahoney Park.
               Fact Sheet (90K)
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-83334)

16)  05R-102   Comprehensive Plan Amendment No. 05012 - Amending
               the 2025 Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive
               Plan to change the land use designation from
               residential to commercial and change the
               commercial center designation from Neighborhood
               Center to Community Center on property generally
               located at North 84th and Adams Streets, and a
               change from commercial to urban residential on
               property generally located northeast of 84th
               Street and Leighton Ave.
               Fact Sheet (407K)
               (ACTION DELAYED W/O PUBLIC HEARING FOR 2 WEEKS TO 
		   6/6/05, 6-0.)     

                      - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -


CONSENT AGENDA:  
       
PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

17)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 13, 2005
               at 1:30pm for the Manager Application of Geoffrey W. 
               Lemon for B & R Stores Inc dba RB's Liquor Store 
               located at 1709 Washington Street. 
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-83335)

18)            Re-Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 6,
               2005 at 1:30pm for the Manager Application of Ryan K. 
               Haunschild for CEC Entertainment Inc dba Chuck E. 
               Cheese's located at 221 N. 66th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-83336)
               

19)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS 
    
               Clerk's letter and Mayor's approval of Resolutions and              
	       Ordinances passed by Council on May 16, 2005.  
               (PLACED ON FILE)

	       Setting the Hearing date of Monday, June 13, 2005 at 
	       1:30 p.m. for App. of 1339 O Street, Inc. dba Brothers 
	       Est. 1967 for an addition to licensed premise at 1339 O 
	       Street. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-83337)

   	       Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 13, 2005 at 
	       1:30 pm for the Manager Application of Roger William 
	       Hethan for Benchmark Redevelopment Inc dba Buzzard 
	       Billy's Armadillo Bar/Grill located at 247 N. 8th 	
	       Street.   (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-83338)


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

20)            Report from City Treasurer of City Cash on
               hand at the close of business April 30, 2005.
               (PLACED ON FILE)          
                         
                       - END CONSENT AGENDA -
                                

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & ASSOCIATED RESOLUTIONS
     (ITEMS 21 THRU 23 HAD 1ST READING.)


21)  05-59     Change of Zone 05012 - Application of the Christian 
               Church in Nebraska for a change of zone from R-4
               Residential to R-4 Residential PUD, Wood Bridge 
               Planned Unit Development, to develop a church,
               approximately 12,000 sq. ft. of office/medical 
               office floor area, and approximately 58,200 sq. ft. 
               of mini-storage floor area, with a waiver of the 
               required preliminary plat process and to allow lots
               without frontage onto a public street or private 
               roadway, on property generally located at Pine
               Lake Road and Helen Witt Drive.
               Fact Sheet (702K)

22)  05R-110   Comp. Plan Amendment No. 04010 - Amending the 2025
               Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to
               change the land use designation from Urban
               Residential to Commercial on approximately 39.13
               acres generally located at S. 60th Street and
               Highway 2. (In connection w/05-60) (Action
               Date: 6/13/05) 
               Fact Sheet (1324K)

23)  05-60     Change of Zone 05026 - Application of Apple's
               Way and Uno Properties for a change of zone
               from AG Agricultural District to R-1
               Residential and B-2 Planned Neighborhood
               Business District, with a Planned Unit
               Development District designation, for
               development of approximately 32 dwelling
               units and 235,000 sq. ft. of commercial floor
               area, on property generally located at S.
               66th Street and Highway 2. (In connection
               w/05R-110)
               Fact Sheet (1728K)

ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

24)  05-52     Approving a one year/200 hour lease with
               option to renew for three one-year periods
               between the City and Platte Valley Equipment
               Company to provide a mechanical front wheel
               drive tractor to mow large open areas and
               disk non-vegetated area at Bluff Road and N.
               48th Street landfills.
               Fact Sheet (76K)
               Attachment (133K)
		(PASSED, 6-0; #18541)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN - NONE
          

PENDING LIST    (EXTENDED TWO WEEKS)

25)  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 (1494K)

26)   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)
                         
27)  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 (1194K)
                         
28)  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 (698.8K)

29)  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 (3K)

30)  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)

31)  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 on
               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)

32)  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 (217K)
               
33)  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 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)

34)  05R-29    Application of Capital Humane Society for a waiver
               of Lincoln Municipal Code Chapter 2.81 Living Wage
               Ordinance. (2/14/05 - Pending, No Date Certain)
               Fact Sheet (38K)
               Attachment (657K)
          

WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON  MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2005 AT 1:30 P.M.:   
					        (APPROVED, 6-0)
                                        
35)  05R-106   Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of
               claims set forth for the period of May 1-15, 2005.
               Fact Sheet (11K)
               Attachment (27K)

36)  05R-107   Amending Resolution No. A-82743 which approved
               Northern Lights Commercial Center to waive the
               required setbacks for all internal yards rather
               than just front yard setbacks from the interior
               private roadways.
               Fact Sheet (13K)

37)  05R-108   Approving a Cooperative Agreement between the
               City, County, and Lower Platte South NRD to
               maintain and enhance the wetlands in Wilderness
               Park.
               Fact Sheet (54K)
               Attachment (547K)

38)  05R-111   Appointing Dick Esseks to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               County Planning Commission for the remainder of a
               six year term to expire on August 24, 2005, and
               for a new six year term to expire on August 24,
               2011.



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ADJOURNMENT   10:36 P.M.


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