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    ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
           MONDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2006 AT 1:30 P.M.

     There will be No City Council Meetings the Weeks of
            December 25th, 2006 and January 1, 2007

                 ALL MEMBERS PRESENT EXCEPT COOK

PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 1)            Application of Roboco Inc. dba Wasabi for a change
               of location of their existing Class CK liquor
               license from 239 N. 14th Street to 114 S. 14th.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-84152)

 2)            Application of JTK, LLC dba JTK for a Class I
               liquor license at 201 N. 7th Street.(ADOPTED FOR 
               APPROVAL, 6-0; A-84153)

 3)            Manager application of Jason Kuhr for JTK, LLC dba
               JTK at 201 N. 7th Street.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 
               6-0; A-84154)

 4)            Application of BNW Corporation dba South Street
               Liquor for a Class C liquor license at 1000 South
               Street.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-84155)

 5)            Manager application of Fiseha Tesfatsion for BNW
               Corporation dba South Street Liquor at 1000 South
               Street.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-84156)

 6)            Application of Nebraska Dining Holding LLC dba
               Noodles & Co. for a Class I liquor license at 210
               N. 14th Street.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; 
               A-84157)

 7)            Manager application of Edward Lynch for Nebraska
               Dining Holding LLC dba Noodles & Co. at 210 N.
               14th Street.(AMENDED NAME FROM EDWARD LYNCH TO 
               JEREMIAH PENN, 6-0; ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL AS AMENDED, 
               6-0; A-84158)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required) ITEMS
8 & 9 HAD 2ND READING

 8)  06-209    Approving a transfer of appropriations and cash
               (where appropriate) between projects within
               several funds within the Public Works & Utilities
               Department and to designate street projects for
               Highway Allocation Funds for Fiscal Year 2006 -
               2007.
               Fact Sheet (56K)

 9)  06-210    Street Name Change 06006 Renaming Capitol
               Parkway West running west from 9th Street to
               Coddington Avenue as "Rosa Parks Way."
               Fact Sheet (197K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

10)  06R-235   Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of
               claims set forth for the period of November 16 -
               30, 2006.(AMENDED TO SETTLE CLAIM OF VICTORY 
               MARINE IN THE AMOUNT OF $1,287.00,  6-0; ADOPTED AS 
               AMENDED, 6-0; A-84159) 
               Fact Sheet (13K)
               Attachment (18K)

11)  06R-236   Approving WC's South Lounge as a keno satellite
               site at 2109 Highway 2.(ADOPTED, 5-1; ESCHLIMAN
               DISSENTING; A-84160)
               Fact Sheet (51K)

12)  06R-237   Establishing the annual salary of the Mayor for
               the years 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 and the
               City's contribution to health and dental insurance
               coverage.(LOST, 2-4; ESCHLIMAN, SVOBODA 
     	         ASSENTING; 38-4541)
               Fact Sheet (53K)

13)  06R-238   Assessing the costs incurred for cutting weeds
               against the various benefitted properties for the
               period of January 1 through December 31, 2006.
               (RECONSIDERED, 6-0; ADOPTED, 6-0; A-84161)
               Attachment (435K)

14)  06R-239   Ordering Joint Paving, Re-paving, Ornamental
               Lighting, Sidewalk, and Street Tree District No. 1
               constructed in North 50th Street between O Street
               to approximately 800 feet north.(CONT. PUBLIC
               HEARING TO 1/8/07, 6-0)
               Fact Sheet (56K)


Anyone wishing to address an item on the Consent Agenda may
do so at this time

                    - CONSENT AGENDA -

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

15)            THE FOLLOWING HAVE BEEN REFERRED TO THE PLANNING
               DEPARTMENT:
               Change of Zone 05054A  - App. of Prairie Home
               Builders, Inc., amendment to Prairie Village North
               P.U.D., for a change from AG to R-3 and R-5 and to
               change from R-3 and R-5 and O-3 to B-2 and from B-
               2 to O-3 on property at North 84th Street
               and Adams Street for a P.U.D. Dist. designation of
               said property & for approval of a development plan
               which proposes modifications to the zoning
               ordinance and land subdivision ordinance to allow
               approx. 1722 dwelling units in the underlying R-5
               and R-3 zoned area and approximately 600,000 sq.
               ft. of commercial floor area north of Adams and
               285,000 sq. ft. of commercial floor area south of
               Adams.
               Change of Zone 06077 - App. of Olsson
               Associates from AGR to R-3 on property located at
               S. 84th Street and Pioneers Boulevard.
               Change of Zone 06081 - App. of B&J
               Partnership, Ltd. from R-7 to B-4 and R-6 to B-4
               on property located at S. 18th Street and
               L Street.
               Special Permit 872F - App. of Olsson Assoc.,
               an amendment to the Firethorn Community Unit Plan,
               to allow approximately 545 dwelling units on
               property located at S. 84th Street and
               Pioneers Boulevard.

16)            Formal Paving Petition for Re-Paving and Paving
               District No. 01 to pave from N. 50th Street, 
               O Street North approximately 800 ft. submitted
               by Abram LLC. (REFERRED TO LAW DEPT.)


17)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

18)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Ordinances
               & Resolutions passed by Council on December 4,
               2006. (PLACED ON FILE)

19)            Report from City Treasurer of Telecommunication
               Occupation Tax for the quarter July - September,
               2006: Fast Phones of Nebraska, Telenational,
               Reliance, Southwest , Netifice, Opex, Accessline,
               PNG, Aircell; September, 2006: AT&T of Midwest,
               Nebraska Technology, New Cingular Wireless, USCOC
               of Greater Iowa, Cricket, TDT Corporation, Trans
               Nat'l, Telecomm. Systems Corp of Maryland, Virgin
               Mobile USA, UCN, USCOC of Nebraska/Kansas, Who's
               Calling, ACN, Telecorp, Tracfone Wireless,
               Earthlink, Business Telecom, Verizon Select,
               Primus, Global Crossing Bandwidth, Global Crossing
               Telecomm., Intellicall Operator, Working Assets,
               OnStar, McLeodUSA, XO Comm., Broadband Dynamic,
               Qwest, Covista, Verizon Bell Atlantic, Broadwing,
               Andiamo, Norstan Network, ATI, Enhanced, Cininnati
               Bell, VoiceCom, Business Prod. Solutions, CIMCO,
               Teleplus Wireless, Network Billing Systems,
               Guaranteed Phone Service, IBM Global Services-NS
               Div., KDDI America, Airlink Mobile, Quantum Shift;
               October, 2006: Nextel, D&D, Sprint Spectrum, MCI
               WorldCom Network, Windstream Nebraska, Windstream
               Systems of the Midwest, Alltel, Alltel Comm. of
               Nebraska, Sprint, LDMI, Zone Telecom, TRI-M, NOS,
               GTC Telecom, Nextel West, Acceris, Lightyear
               Network Solutions, BT Americas, Globalcom, NOSVA,
               Affinity Network, SBC Long Distance, 360Networks
               (USA), Covista, Acceris Mgmt. & Acquistion, ATS
               Mobile.(PLACED ON FILE)

20)            Report from City Treasurer of franchise tax for
               the month of October, 2006 from Aquila.(PLACED ON  
               FILE)

21)            Setting the Interest Rate and Levying the
               Assessments of Special Assessment Group II
               (Sidewalk District No. 94) from the Board of
               Equalization December 11, 2006.(ADOPTED, 6-0; 
               A-84167)

22)  06R-232   Reappointing Connie Schmidt and Gloria Aron to the
               Lincoln-Lancaster Women's Commission for two-year
               terms expiring January 1, 2009.(ADOPTED, 6-0; 
               A-84162) 

23)  06R-233   Appointing Dee Aguilar to the Lincoln Area Agency
               on Aging Advisory Council for a three-year term
               expiring July 1, 2009.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-84163)
               Attachment (41K)

24)  06R-234   Appointing Marilyn McNabb to the Lincoln Electric
               System Administrative Board for a three-year term
               expiring December 31, 2009.(ADOPTED, 6-0; 
               A-84164)
               Attachment (22K)

25)  06R-241   Appointing Antonio Marquez to the Lincoln Electric
               System Administrative Board for a three-year term
               expiring December 31, 2009.(ADOPTED, 6-0; 
               A-84165)
               Attachment (134K)

26)  06R-240   Reappointing Kathy Campbell to the Lincoln
               Electric System Administrative Board for a three-
               year term expiring December 31, 2009.
	         (ADOPTED,6-0; A-84166)

                  - END CONSENT AGENDA -

                  - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 27 THRU 32 HAD 1ST READING)

27)  06-211    Approving a two-year lease agreement between the
               City and Frontier Harley Davidson Inc. for six
               police motorcycles.
               Attachment (280K)

28)  06-212    Change of Zone 04086 - Application of SCMH, LLC
               for a change of zone from AGR Agricultural
               District to R-3 Residential District on property
               generally located at S. 56th Street and Cumberland
               Drive.
               Fact Sheet (267K)

29)  06-215    Change of Zone 06079 - Amending Section 27.65.075
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to
               Community Unit Plan in the BTA Overlay District to
               revise the requirement for the future development
               plan for the Acreage Development component. 
               Fact Sheet (71K)

30)  06-213    Change of Zone 06072 - Application of Rezac-
               Pickering-Williams for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural
               Residential District on property generally located
               at the southwest corner of S.W. 27th Street and W.
               Denton Road.
               Fact Sheet (534K)

31)  06-214    Change of Zone 06078 - Application of Enterprise
               Company, Inc. for a change of zone from R-4
               Residential District to B-1 Local business
               District on property generally located at N. 46th
               Street and Q Street.
               Fact Sheet (438K)

32)  06-216    Vacating the Fairway Park Addition plat generally
               located at N. 27th Street and Theresa Street. 
               Fact Sheet (303K)


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)

33)  06-206    Annexation 06018 - Amending the Lincoln Corporate
               Limits Map by annexing approximately 4.87 acres of
               property generally located at North 7th Street and
               Fletcher Avenue.(PASSED, 6-0; #18860)
               Fact Sheet (181K)

34)  06-207    Change of Zone 06073 - Application of Ridge
               Development Company for a change of zone from H-3
               Highway Commercial District to I-1 Industrial
               District on property generally located at South
               10th Street and Robbers Cave Road.(PASSED, 6-0; 
               #18861)
               Fact Sheet (131K)

35)  06-208    Change of Zone 06074 - Application of Wilderness
               View Townhomes for a change of zone from R-2
               Residential District to R-4 Residential District
               on property generally located at Warlick Boulevard
               and Creekside Trail.(PASSED, 5-0; ESCHLIMAN 
               ABSTAINED; #18862)
               Fact Sheet (216K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

36)  06R-230   Approving the use of public right-of-way by Coffee
               Emergency LLC to construct a chimney along the
               north side of the building at 2723 N. 48th Street.
               (12/11/06 - Public Hearing & Action con't. to
               1/8/07)
               Fact Sheet (58K)
               Attachment (73K)

37)  06R-231   Appeal of Julie Shipman Burns from the Planning
               Commission approval of Special Permit 06062 for
               authority to operate sand, gravel and soil
               excavation on property generally located one-
               quarter mile east of North 56th Street/Highway 77
               between Waverly Road and Mill Road. (12/11/06
               - Public Hearing & Action con't. to 1/29/07)
               Fact Sheet (406K)


PENDING LIST (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

38)  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)

39)  05R-301   Comp. Plan Amendment No. 05011 - Amending the 2025
               Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan by
               changing approximately 14 acres of Public/Semi-
               Public and Green Space to Commercial use, on
               property generally located at the southeast corner
               of N. 84th Street and Havelock Ave. (Related
               Items: 05R-301, 05R-302)(12/19/05 - Placed on
               Pending Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (676K)

40)  05R-302   Approving a memorandum of Understanding between
               the City and the Lancaster County Agricultural
               Society associated with the Society's request for
               a comprehensive plan amendment designating
               approximately 14.4 acres generally located on the
               southeast corner of 84th Street and Havelock
               Avenue as commercial. (Related Items: 05R-301,
               05R-302) (12/19/05 - Placed on Pending
               Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (56K)
               Attachment (394K)

41)  05-188    Change of Zone 3413 - Application of Landon's
               Neighborhood Association for a change of zone from
               R-4 Residential to R-2 Residential on property
               generally located at North 24th and Superior
               Streets. (12/19/05 - Placed on Pending
               Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (1465K)

42)  06-16     Repealing Chapter 14.44 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code relating to Obstructions on
               Corner Lots as the requirements set forth in
               Chapter 14.44 would be more appropriately
               addressed in the City of Lincoln Design
               Standards. (2/27/06 - Placed on Pending
               for 8 wks to 4/24/06 (Action only) (4/17/06
               - Moved to Pending List, No Date Certain) 
               Fact Sheet (14K)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, JANUARY 8, 2007 AT 1:30 P.M.:
					   (APPROVED, 6-0)

43)  06R-242   Approving a two-year contract between the Nebraska
               Department of Health and Human Services Finance
               and Support System and the Lincoln-Lancaster
               County Health Department for the Medicaid Access
               to Care Program. (REMOVED TO BE INTRODUCED AT A 
               LATER DATE, 6-0)

44)  06R-243   Misc. 06017 - Declaring the Van Dorn Redevelopment
               Area as blighted and substandard generally along
               10th Street from Hill Street to south of Calvert
               Street.
               Fact Sheet (777K)
               Attachment (5370K)

45)  06R-244   Reappointing Gerard R. Finnegan, Jr. to the Police
               & Fire Pension Plan Investment Board for a three-
               year term expiring September 1, 2009.

46)  06R-245   Appointing W. Cecil Steward to the Nebraska Capitol 
               Environs Commission for a three-year term expiring 
               January 9, 2009. 
               Attachment (21K)


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of the agenda, individuals are allowed a total of 5 minutes to
speak whether registered or not regardless of number of topics.
The Open Microphone and Registered Section is available on the
2nd & Last Monday of each month.


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     AGENDA, SHOULD NOTIFY THE CITY CLERK BY 10:00 A.M. ON THE
     WEDNESDAY (12/13/06) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY
     COUNCIL MEETING HAVING AN OPEN MICROPHONE SESSION WHICH IS
     12/18/06.

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     AGENDA, AND NOT PLANNED TO APPEAR ON A FUTURE AGENDA, MAY DO
     SO AT THE OPEN MICROPHONE SESSION. OPEN MICROPHONE
     SESSIONS FOR DECEMBER ARE THE 4TH AND 18TH. 


ADJOURNMENT 3:10 P.M.



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p.m.and the 29th (5:30 p.m.).



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