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         ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                  MONDAY, OCTOBER 24,  2005 AT 5:30 P.M.

      THE OCT. 31ST CITY COUNCIL MEETING WILL BEGIN AT 1:30 P.M.

				
 			     ALL MEMBERS PRESENT


PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS - NONE



PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING  (ITEMS 1 & 2 HAD 2ND READING)

1)   05-156    Approving an agreement between the City and the
               Clyde Malone Community Center for the lease of
               space by the Lincoln Area Agency on Aging's
               ActivAge Center Program at 2032 U Street.
               Fact Sheet (58K)
               Attachment (59K)

2)   05-157    Approving two three-year/4,000 hour lease
               agreements with a buyout option between the City
               and Kansas State Bank of Manhattan to provide two
               Elgin four-wheeled street sweepers for sweeping of
               residential and arterial streets.
               Fact Sheet (58K)
               Attachment (1339K)


 PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

3)   05R-249   Approving a contract between the City and MSI
               Systems Integrators involving the expenditure of
               money from appropriations of more than one year
               for the purchase and maintenance of an IBM z/890
               Enterprise Server and IBM Enterprise Storage
               Server Unit for use by the Information Services
               Division.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-83601)

               Fact Sheet (53K)
               Attachment (1784K)

4)   05R-250   Reappointing Jill Flagel and Susan Epps to the
               StarTran Advisory Board for three-year terms
               expiring October 20, 2008. (ADOPTED, 7-0;A-83602)


5)   05R-251   Reappointing Amir Azimi, Thomas Christie, Charles
               Greene, Amrita Mahapatra, Annette McRoy, and Riek
               Puok Riek to the Multicultural Advisory Committee
               for three-year terms expiring September 18, 2008.
		   (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-83603)

6)   05R-252   Appeal of Don Pearston from the Planning
     Approval  Commission approval of Special Permit 05046,
     Denial    application of the Lighthouse to construct a
               nonprofit educational and philanthropic
               institution on property generally located at 26th
               and N Streets.
               Fact Sheet (381K)
		   (ADOPTED FOR DENIAL, 7-0; A-83604)

7)   05R-253   Misc. 05016 - Declaring the North 56th Street and
               Arbor Road Redevelopment Area as blighted and
               substandard generally bounded by North 70th Street
               on the east, North 40th Street on the west, either
               side of Interstate 80, between Bluff Road on the
               north and Salt Creek on the south, except the
               Bluff Road Landfill Facility.
               Fact Sheet (266K)
               Attachment (3694K)
		   (ADOPTED, 7-0;A-83605)

8)   05R-254   CPC 05009 - Approving an amendment to the
               University Place Redevelopment Plan to add the
               former Lincoln Telephone and Telegraph building
               and an adjacent residential property on the corner
               of North 49th Street and Huntington Avenue for
               reconstruction as a Lincoln Police Department
               Substation.
               Fact Sheet (423K)
		   (ADOPTED, 5-2; CAMP, ESCHLIMAN DISSENTING; 
		   A-83606)

                          - END OF PUBLIC HEARING -


                              - CONSENT AGENDA -


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS 

 9)            Informal Petition from Jack G. Wolfe for Glyndon
               Knutson for the creation of a sewer assessment
               district at the Northeast corner of 84th
               and Old Cheney Road. (REFERRED TO PUBLIC WORKS)

10)            Setting the Hearing Date of Monday, November 7,
               2005 at 1:30 p.m. for an Application of From
               Nebraska, Inc. dba From Nebraska Gift Shop for an
               outside addition to the licensed premise at 803 Q
               Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-83607)


11)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS



REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

12)            Clerks Letter and Mayor's Approval of Ordinances &
               Resolutions passed by Council on October 10, 2005. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

13)            Setting the Hearing Date of Monday, November 14,
               2005 at 10:00 a.m. on the Public Works Board of
               Equalization Special Assessment Group III. 	
		   (APPROVED, 7-0)

14)            Affidavits of Mailing for Board of Equalization
               Hearing for Downtown Business Improvement
               District, Core Business Improvement District
               Overlay & Downtown Maintenance District to be held
               on Monday, November 7, 2005, 1:30 p.m. (APPROVED, 
		   7-0)


                         - END CONSENT AGENDA -


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING  (ITEMS 15 & 16 HAD 1ST READING)

     05-158    Approving a one-year Lease Agreement
               between the City and the Firth Community
               Center for the lease of  space by the
               Lincoln Area Agency on Aging for its
               ActivAge Center program at 311 Nemaha
               Street, Firth, NE.
               Fact Sheet (52K)
               Attachment (59K)

16)  05-160    Change of Zone 04085 - Application of
               GEICO Development for a change of zone
               from R-2 Residential District to R-T
               Residential Transition District on
               property generally located at S.W. 17th
               Street and West A Street.
               Fact Sheet (196K)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

17)  05-148    Vacation 05005 - Vacating Maple Street west from
               S.W. 27th Street, generally located at S.W. 27th
               Street and West Peach Street.
               Fact Sheet (160K)
		   (PASSED, 7-0; #18631)

18)  05-149    Change of Zone 05050 - Application of Lincoln
               Sports Foundation for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural to H-2 Highway Business on property
               generally located at N. 70th Street and Arbor
               Road.
               Fact Sheet (239K)
		   (PASSED, 7-0; #18632)

19)  05-150    Change of Zone 05065 - Amending Sections
               27.27.080, 27.28.090, 27.31.100, 27.37.070,
               27.51.100, 27.57.180, 27.63.025, and 27.82.110 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code to modify the City
               Council's action on a matter appealed from the
               Planning Commission to the City Council.
               Fact Sheet (19K)
		   (PASSED, 7-0; #18633)

20)  05-151    Misc. 05021 - Amending Sections 26.11.037,
               26.11.060, and 26.31.010 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code to modify the City Council's action on a
               matter appealed from the Planning Commission to
               the City Council.
               Fact Sheet (19K)
		   (PASSED, 7-0; #18634)

21)  05-152    Amending Section 6.04.150 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to shelter fees to increase the fee
               for release of any animal held or impounded in the
               animal shelter.
               Fact Sheet (60K)
		   (PASSED, 7-0; #18635)

22)  05-153    Amending Sections 6.08.130 and 6.08.260 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code relating  to Dogs to
               increase the fee for the release of a dog held or
               impounded in the animal shelter.
               Fact Sheet (64K)
		   (PASSED, 7-0; #18636)

23)  05-154    Amending Section 6.10.050 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to Dangerous and Potentially
               Dangerous Dogs to increase the registration fee of
               potentially dangerous dogs from $5.00 to $25.00.
               Fact Sheet (58K)
		   (PASSED, 7-0; #18637)

24)  05-155    Amending Sections 6.12.100 and 6.12.220 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Cats to
               increase the fee for the release of a cat held or
               impounded in the animal shelter.
               Fact Sheet (62K)
		   (PASSED, 7-0; #18638)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN - NONE


PENDING LIST  (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

25)  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)

26)  02-31     Vacating a 5' x 30'6" portion of N. 7th St.
               adjacent to the south 37' of Lot 9, Block 32,
               Original Plat of Lincoln, generally located
               at N. 7th & P Sts.  (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)

27)  02-114    Amending Chapter 2.54 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code by adding a new  section entitled "Standards
               of Ethical Conduct for Employees & Elected
               Officials" to supplement the existing conflicts of
               interest regulations. (7/29/02 - Placed on
               Pending until a committee is formed)
               Fact Sheet (3K)

28)  04-188    Annexation 03001 - Amending the Lincoln Corporate
               Limits Map by annexing approx. 214 acres of
               property generally located at N. 56th St. & Arbor
               Rd. (In connection 04R-273, 04-189, 04R-
               272) (10/11/04 - Placed on Pending
               Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (237K)

29)  04R-273   Approving the North Bank Junction Annexation &
               Zoning Agreement between the City and Roger &
               Eldonna Schwisow and Hartland Homes, Inc. relating
               to the annexation of approx. 214 acres on property
               generally located at N. 56th St. & Arbor Rd.
               (In connection w/04-188, 04-189, 04R-272)
               (10/11/04 - Placed on Pending Indefinitely)
               Attachment (527K)

30)  04-189    Change of Zone 3398 - Application of Hartland
               Homes, Inc., Rodger & Eldonna Schwisow for a
               change from AG Agricultural to R-3 Residential for
               approx. 123 acres & H-4 General Commercial for
               approx. 21 acres on property generally located at
               N. 56th St. & Arbor Rd. (In connection w/04-
               188, 04R-273, 04R-272) (10/11/04 - Placed
               on Pending Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (217K)

31)  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 & side yard
               setback requirements on property located at N.
               56th St. & Arbor Rd. (In connection w/04-188,
               04R-273, 04R-189, 04R-272) (10/11/04 -
               Placed on Pending Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (535K)

32)  05R-29    Application of Capital Humane Society for a waiver
               of Lincoln Municipal Code Chapter 2.81 Living Wage
               Ordinance. (2/14/05 - Placed on Pending, No
               Date Certain)
               Fact Sheet (38K)
               Attachment (657K)

33)  05-107    Amending the pay schedule for the employee group
               whose classifications are assigned to the pay
               range prefixed by the letter M to adjust the
               schedules of annual, monthly, biweekly & hourly
               pay range equivalents. (8/8/05 - Action Delayed
               2 wks. to 8/22/05) (8/22/05 - Placed on
               Pending, No Date Certain)
               Fact Sheet (137K)
               Attachment (127K)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON  MONDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2005 AT 1:30 P.M.:
						(APPROVED, 7-0)

34)  05R-255   Accepting the report of new and pending
               claims against the City and approving
               disposition of claims set forth for the
               period of October 1 - 15, 2005.
               Fact Sheet (13K)
               Attachment (21K)

35)  05R-256   Reappointing Jan Gauger to the Community
               Development Task Force for a three-year term
               expiring August 31, 2007.

36)  05R-258   Approving the Development and Conditional Zoning
               Agreement between the City and Lincoln Sports
               Foundation, Inc. for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural District to H-2 Highway Business
               District to expand an existing recreational
               facility to include a tennis complex on the south
               side of the road running west to east from 70th
               Street and potential future development on the
               north side of said road generally located at 7600
               N. 70th Street.
               Attachment (224K)

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     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 (11/9/05)  PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL
     MEETING HAVING AN OPEN MICROPHONE SESSION WHICH IS
     11/14/05.





     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. OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS FOR OCTOBER
     ARE THE 10TH AND 24TH.



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