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              ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                       MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 2007 AT 5:30 P.M.


                THERE WILL BE NO CITY COUNCIL MEETING THE WEEK OF
                           SEPTEMBER 3RD DUE TO HOLIDAY

                           ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

1)             Application of GSCS, Inc. dba The Pit Crew for a
               Class C liquor license at 3223 Cornhusker Highway.
		(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL,7-0;A-84492)

2)             Manager application of Eric Fortune for GSCS, Inc.
               dba The Pit Crew at 3223 Cornhusker Highway.
		(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-84493)

3)             Application of Lincoln Holdings Ltd. dba Marz Bar
               for a Class C liquor license at 1140 O Street. 
		(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-84494)

4)             Manager application of Nader Sepahpur for Lincoln
               Holdings Ltd. dba Marz Bar at 1140 O Street.
		(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0;A-84495)

5)             Application of Deva, Inc. dba Grisanti's for a
               Class I liquor license at 6820 O Street.
		(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-84496)

6)             Manager application of Demetris Kotsalis for Deva,
               Inc. dba Grisanti's at 6820 O Street. 
		(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-84497)

7)             Application of 55Degrees, Inc. dba Bread & Cup for
               a special designated license covering an outdoor
               area measuring 122' by 15' immediately adjacent to
               its licensed premises located at 440 N. 8th Street
               on September 1, 15, 22, 29; October 13, 20;
               November 10, 2007 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
		(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-84498)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 8 THRU 12 HAD 2ND READING.)

8)   07-132    Vacation 05008 - Vacating Pine Lake Road between
               Westshore Drive and Eastshore Drive.
               Fact Sheet (1252K)

9)   07-133    Approving an Agreement between the City and St.
               James United Methodist Church for the lease of
               space by the Lincoln Area Agency on Aging for its
               ActivAge Center program at 2400 S. 11th Street for
               a period of September 1, 2007 through August 31,
               2008.
               Fact Sheet (76K)
               Attachment (82K)

10)  07-134    Approving an Amendment to Lease Agreement, the
               Gold's Building, between the City of Lincoln and
               Security National Properties Funding, LLC, to
               strike paragraph 9, Subrogation, from the Lease.
               Attachment (1087K)

11)  07-135    Approving a sublease agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and the State of Nebraska Department of
               Labor to sublease 6,568 sq. ft. of office space in
               the One Stop Career Center at the Gold's Building
               for a term of January 1, 2007 to December 31,
               2011.
               Attachment (1359K)

12)  07-136    Approving a sublease agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and the State of Nebraska Department of
               Education, Vocational Rehabilitation Services to
               sublease 154 sq. ft. of office space in the One
               Stop Career Center at the Gold's Building for a
               term of January 1, 2007 to December 31, 2009.
               Attachment (1345K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

13)  07R-158   Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of
               claims set forth for the period of August 1 - 15,
               2007.
               Fact Sheet (13K)
               Attachment (15K)
		(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-84499)

14)  07R-159   Approving the 2007 - 08 Work Plan for the
               Interlocal Agreement on Stormwater Management
               between the City and Lower Platte South Natural
               Resources District regarding stormwater quality
               and quantity issues.
               Fact Sheet (57K)
               Attachment (213K)
		(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-84500)

15)  07R-160   Appeal from the Planning Commission approval of
               Special Permit 07026 for authority to construct a
               31 unit domiciliary care facility for 33 residents
               on approximately 1.84 acres generally located at
               S. 25th Street and Old Cheney Road. (Request to
               hold P.H. on 9/10/07) (8/20/07 - P.H. to be
               held on 8/27/07 w/con't P.H. & Action on 9/10/07)
               (PUBLIC HEARING CONTINUED TO 9/10/07 W/ACTION)
               Fact Sheet (4304K)
               Fact Sheet (-0K)

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


                        CONSENT AGENDA

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

16)            Setting the Hearing Date of Sept. 17, 2007 at 1:30
               p.m. for Application of Crabby Bill's Seafood
               Shack for a Class C liquor license at 803 Q
               Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-84501)

17)            Setting the Hearing Date of Sept. 17, 2007 at 1:30
               p.m. for Application of Magnolia Restaurant, Inc. dba
               Magnolia Restaurant for a Class I liquor license at 
               301 N. 8th Street.(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-84502)

18)            Setting the Hearing Date of Sept. 17, 2007 at 1:30
               p.m. for an Application of Box Awesome, LLC for an
               addition of approximately 25 feet x 130 feet with
               beer garden 21 feet x 11 feet on the south side of
               the building at 815 O Street, Ste. 2.
		(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-84503)


19)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

20)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Ordinances
               and Resolutions passed by Council on August 13,
               2007. (PLACED ON FILE)

                       - END CONSENT AGENDA -

                       - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 21 THRU 29 HAD 1ST READING)

21)  07-137    Annexation 07002 - Amending the Lincoln Corporate
               Limits Map by annexing approximately 40.48 acres
               of property generally located at N. 90th Street
               and Leighton Ave. (Related Items: 07-137, 07-138)
               Fact Sheet (274K)

22)  07-138    Change of Zone 07044 - Application of Cameron
               Homes for a change of zone from AG Agricultural
               District to R-4 Residential District on property
               generally located at N. 90th Street and Leighton
               Ave. (Related Items: 07-137, 07-138)
               Fact Sheet (311K)

23)  07-139    Change of Zone 07045 - Application of Realty Trust
               Group for a change of zone from R-3 Residential
               Planned Unit Development to B-2 Planned
               Neighborhood Business District on approximately
               5.87 acres generally located at S. 84th Street and
               Old Cheney Road.
               Fact Sheet (399K)

24)  07-140    Change of Zone 07041 - Application of Yasufuku
               U.S.A., Inc. for a change of zone from I-2
               Industrial Park District to I-1 Industrial
               District on property generally located at N.W.
               12th Street and W. Commerce Way.
               Fact Sheet (270K)

25)  07-142    Change of Zone 07046 - Amending Title 27 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code relating to zoning by
               adding a new Section 27.03.525 to define
               restaurant; amending Sections 27.27.025,
               27.29.030, 27.33.030, 27.41.030, 27.43.030,
               27.49.030, 27.51.040 and adding new sections
               numbered 27.39.025, 27.45.025, and 27.47.025 to
               allow and establish conditions for the sale of
               alcoholic beverages for consumption on the
               premises of a restaurant as a permitted
               conditional use in the O-3, B-1, B-3, H-2, H-3, I-
               2, I-3, H-1, H-4, and I-1 districts, respectively;
               by amending Sections 27.29.040, 27.33.040,
               27.39.030, 27.41.040, 27.43.040, 27.45.030,
               27.47.030, 27.49.040, 27.51.050, and 27.63.680 to
               allow the sale of alcoholic beverages for
               consumption on any premises not meeting the
               requirements for the sale of alcoholic beverages
               for consumption on the premises of a restaurant as
               a conditional permitted use in the B-1, B-3, H-1,
               H-2, H-4, I-1, I-2 and I-3 districts as special
               permitted use; by amending Section 27.27.030 to
               delete the sale of alcohol for consumption on the
               premises in restaurants as a special permitted use
               in the O-3 district; by amending Section 27.67.040
               to add special parking requirements for bars,
               coffee shops and similar uses formerly classified
               as a restaurant; and by amending Figure 27.67.040
               to add bars, coffee shops, and similar uses to the
               list of uses which have special parking
               requirements.
               Fact Sheet (40K)

26)  07-143    Amending Section 4.54.010 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code to delete the term limits for Community
               Forestry Advisory Board members and deleting
               provisions regarding ex-officio members.
               Fact Sheet (98K)

27)  07-144    Approving an Agreement between the City and
               American Legion Post #280 for the lease of space
               by the Lincoln Area Agency on Aging for its
               ActivAge Center program at 970 Monroe, Bennet, NE
               for a period of September 1, 2007 through August
               31, 2008.
               Fact Sheet (60K)
               Attachment (83K)

28)  07-145    Approving an Agreement between the City and 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 for
               a period of September 1, 2007 through August 31,
               2008.
               Fact Sheet (58K)
               Attachment (82K)

29)  07-146    Approving an Agreement between the City and
               Hickman Presbyterian Church for the lease of space
               by the Lincoln Area Agency on Aging for its
               ActivAge Center program at 300 E. Third Street,
               Hickman, NE for a period of September 1, 2007
               through August 31, 2008.
               Fact Sheet (59K)
               Attachment (134K)


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

30)  07-127    Change of Zone 07038 - Application of Ron Biloff
               on behalf of Harriett Biloff for a change of zone
               from R-4 Residential District to O-2 Suburban
               Office District on property generally located
               southeast of the intersection of S. 47th Street
               and Lowell Ave.
               Fact Sheet (277K)
		(PASSED, 7-0; #18981)

31)  07-128    Change of Zone 07040HP - Application of Havelock
               Business Association for a landmark district
               designation for the Havelock Avenue Landmark
               District on properties from 6024 Havelock Avenue
               to 6262 Havelock Avenue and from 6033 Havelock
               Avenue to 6245 Havelock Avenue.
               Fact Sheet (1672K)
		(PASSED, 7-0; #18982)

32)  07-129    Amending Title 8 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to Health and Sanitation by amending
               Section 8.06.145 to increase the fee for open
               burning permits; amending Section 8.08.060 to
               increase permit fees for body art establishments;
               amending Section 8.08.090 to increase the late fee
               for body art establishment permits; amending
               Section 8.08.150 to increase the initial permit
               fee for a body art practitioner; amending Section
               8.08.350 to increase the fee for reinstatement of
               a suspended permit for body art establishments or
               practitioners; amending Section 8.12.035 to
               increase the initial and renewal permit fees for
               small family child care homes; amending Section
               8.14.037 to increase the fees related to child
               care programs; amending Section 8.20.150 to
               increase food establishment permit fees; amending
               Section 8.20.160 to increase late fees for food
               establishment permits; amending Section 8.20.170
               to increase the fee for reinstating a suspended
               food establishment permit; amending Section
               8.24.150 to increase the permit fee for variances
               to the noise control ordinance; amending Section
               8.38.090 to increase the permit fee for Class A or
               Class B swimming pools; amending Section 8.40.070
               to increase the permit fee for space facilities;
               and amending Section 8.44.070 to increase the
               permit fees relating to water wells.
               Fact Sheet (96K)
		(PASSED, 7-0; #18983)

33)  07-130    Amending Chapter 5.41 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to Salvaging, Recycling and
               Composting Operations by amending Section 5.41.050
               to increase permit fees; amending Section 5.41.060
               to increase the occupation tax for salvage
               operations and commercial composting operations;
               and amending Section 5.41.070 to increase the
               occupation tax late fee.
               Fact Sheet (91K)
		(PASSED, 7-0; #18984)

34)  07-131    Amending Title 24 of the Lincoln Municipal Code,
               Plumbing and Sewers, by amending Section 24.38.070
               to increase permit fees relating to on-site
               wastewater treatment systems; and amending Section
               24.42.110 to increase the fee for evaluation and
               review of Property Transfer Inspector reports and
               any necessary site visits by the Health Director. 
               Fact Sheet (93K)
		(PASSED, 7-0; #18985)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

35)  07R-149   Approving the appointment of Leirion Gaylor Baird
               to the Lincoln-Lancaster County Planning Commission 
               for a six-year term expiring September 18, 2013. 
               (8/20/07 - P.H. w/Action con't. to 9/24/07)
               Attachment (222K)

36)  07R-150   Approving the appointment of Wendy J. Francis to
               the Lincoln-Lancaster County Planning Commission
               for a six-year term expiring August 31, 2013.
               (8/20/07 - P.H. w/Action con't. to 9/24/07)
               Attachment (190K)

37)  07R-151   Approving the appointment of Robert R. Moline to
               the Lincoln-Lancaster County Planning Commission
               for a six-year term expiring August 31, 2013.
               (8/20/07 - P.H. w/Action con't. to 9/24/07)
               Attachment (163K)


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 St. 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 St. and Havelock Ave. as
               commercial. (Related Items: 05R-301, 05R-302)
               (12/19/05 - Placed on Pending Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (676K)
               Attachment (394K)

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

42)  06-209    Approving a transfer of appropriations and cash
               (where appropriate)between projects within several
     Part B    funds within the Public Works & Utilities Department
	       and to designate street projects for Highway
               Allocation Funds for Fiscal Year 2006 - 2007.
               (1/8/07 - Project #902269, placed on
               pending, no date certain; all other projects
               approved)

43)  07-73     Amending Title 20 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code, the Building Code, by adding a new
               Chapter 20.02, entitled Neglected Building
               Registration, to require registration of
               neglected, deteriorated and/or abandoned
               buildings, to require the filing of plans for
               restoration or demolition of abandoned
               buildings, and to establish penalties for
               violations thereof. (5/7/07 - Placed on
               Pending, No Date Certain)
               Fact Sheet (13K)

44)  07-97     Change of Zone 07022 - Application of Hoppe
               Partners Ltd. for a change of zone from R-6
               Residential District to B-4 Lincoln Center
               Business District on property generally
               located at the southeast corner of S. 19th
               and L Streets. (Request to place on Pending)
               (6/25/07 - Placed on Pending Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (638K)

45)  07-58     Change of Zone 07010 - Application of Steve
               M. Champoux for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural
               Residential District on property generally
               located at 134th and A Streets. (Request
               of applicant to continue P.H. to 5/7/07)
               (4/16/07 - 2nd Reading & P.H. Con't.
               to 5/7/07 w/ Action 5/14/07) (Request to
               Delay Action w/con't. P.H. to 7/23/07)
               (5/14/07 - Action Delayed w/con't. P.H. to
               7/23/07) (Request to Place on Pending - No
               Date Certain) (7/23/07 - Placed on Pending -
               No Date Certain)
               Fact Sheet (1439K)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL, THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
     PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2007, AT 1:30 P.M.:
						(APPROVED, 7-0)

46)  07R-161   Appointing Mike Tavlin to the Community Health
               Endowment Board of Trustees for a three-year term
               expiring on September 1, 2010.
               Attachment (34K)

47)  07R-162   Reappointing Dan Anderson, Dr. Chuck Erickson, and
               Charlene Gondring to the Community Health
               Endowment Board of Trustees for three-year terms
               expiring September 1, 2010.

48)  07R-163   Appointing Timothy Barrett Chlupsa to the Air
               Pollution Control Advisory Board to fill an
               unexpired term expiring September 1, 2008.
               Attachment (33K)

49)  07R-164   Reappointing Allen L. Neemann to the Taxicab
               Review Board for a three year term expiring
               February 24, 2010.

50)  07R-165   Reappointing Barb Biffle, Rick Boucher, Jonathan
               Rehm and Donald R. Stading to the Charter Revision
               Commission for four-year terms expiring July 15,
               2011, July 15, 2011, July 15, 2011, and July 15,
               2010, respectively.

51)  07R-166   Appointing Dan Nolte and Diane Gonzolas to the
               Government Access and Information Committee to
               fill unexpired terms expiring January 1, 2008.

52)  07R-167   Approving the naming of the newly renovated formal
               rose garden in Antelope Park as "The Hamann Rose
               Garden at Antelope Park."
               Fact Sheet (112K)

53)  07R-168   Approving the naming of the neighborhood park site
               in the Tamarin Ridge development generally located
               southwest of Pine Lake Road and S. 27th Street as
               "Arnott Folsom Park."
               Fact Sheet (112K)

54)  07R-170   Authorizing and supporting the Parks & Recreation
               Department's submittal of a grant application to
               the Transportation Enhancement Program of the
               State of Nebraska Department of Roads to fund the
               construction of 1.14 miles of a trail from Old
               Cheney Road at 56th Street along Beal Slough to
               Pine Lake Road.
               Fact Sheet (94K)

55)  07R-171   Approving the appointment of Fred A. Hoke to the
               Lincoln City Library Board of Trustees for a
               seven-year term to expire August 31, 2014.
               Attachment (230K)


Please note: During the Open Microphone & Registered
Section 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.


ANY PERSON DESIRING TO HAVE THEIR NAME & SUBJECT MATTER LISTED
     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 IN WRITING BY 10:00
     A.M. ON THE WEDNESDAY (8/22/07)  PRIOR TO THE
     NEXT FORMAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING HAVING AN OPEN MICROPHONE
     SESSION WHICH IS 8/27/07.


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 THE OPEN MICROPHONE SESSION. OPEN MICROPHONE
     SESSIONS FOR AUGUST ARE THE 13TH AND THE 27TH.



ADJOURNMENT	7:23 P.M. 



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