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            ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2009 AT 1:30 P.M.

              THERE WILL BE NO COUNCIL MEETING THE WEEK OF
             FEBRUARY 16TH IN OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENTS' DAY

                    ALL MEMBERS PRESENT EXCEPT SPATZ


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


                             PUBLIC HEARING

                           - CONSENT AGENDA -


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

     NONE


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 1)            THE FOLLOWING HAVE BEEN REFERRED TO THE 
               PLANNING DEPARTMENT:
               Change of Zone No. 09002 - App. of LD1 BAE,
               LLC from AG Agricultural District to AGR
               Agricultural Residential District on property
               generally located at S. 96th Street and Saltillo
               Road.
               Change of Zone No. 09003 - App. of Olsson
               Associates, Yankee Hill Apartments Planned Unit
               Development from R-3 Residential District to R-4
               Residential District PUD with a development plan
               which proposes to modify standards of the
               underlying zoning district, subdivision ordinance
               and Design Standards on property generally located
               at S. 84th Street and Yankee Hill Road.
               Special Permit No. 1762D - App. of Mike
               Anderson for an amendment to the Vintage Heights
               Community Unit Plan to adjust setbacks on property
               generally located at S. 98th Street and Vine Cliff
               Drive.
               Special Permit No. 09001 - App. of St.
               Monica's Home for a health care facility on
               property generally located at N. 64th Street and
               Colby Street.


 2)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS

                      - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

     NONE


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required) (ITEMS 3 
THRU 6 HAD 2ND READING)

 3)  09-7      Change of Zone No. 08064 - Amending Section
               27.11.080 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating
               to height and area regulations in the R-1
               Residential District to reduce required side yards
               of single-family dwelling lots in existence on
               November 2, 1953 to a width of not less than ten
               percent of the width of the lot, but not less than
               five feet; and repealing Section 27.11.080 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing.
               Fact Sheet (14K)

 4)  09-8      Change of Zone No. 08069 - Application of the
               Planning Director to reduce the Building Line
               District from 125 feet to 105 feet adjacent to the
               residential component of Apple's Way Planned Unit
               Development generally located at South 66th Street
               and Highway 2. (Related Items:  09-8, 09-9)
               Fact Sheet (257K)

 5)  09-9      Change of Zone No. 05026B - Application of Apple's
               Way, LLC, for expansion of Apple's Way PUD to
               include Outlot E, Artisan Meadows Addition, and to
               adjust setbacks for a subdivision identification
               sign on property generally located at South 66th
               Street and Highway 2. (Related Items 09-8, 
               09-9)
               Fact Sheet (554K)

 6)  09-10     Adopting the supplements to the Lincoln
               Municipal Code dated June, 2008 and December,
               2008 as part of the official Lincoln
               Municipal Code.
               Fact Sheet (17K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 7)  09R-15    Accepting the report of new and pending claims
               against the City and approving disposition of
               claims set forth for the period of January 1 - 15,
               2009. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-85214)
               Fact Sheet (14K)
               Attachment (20K)

 8)  09R-14    Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City
               and Lancaster County for a paving project along
               Alvo Road from N. 14th Street to N.W. 12th Street
               and widening of N. 1st Street to allow a left turn
               lane. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-85215)
               Fact Sheet (12K)
               Attachment (848K)

 9)  09R-16    Hearing on Katie Halperin's Notice of Appeal
               appealing from the determination of Impact Fees
               imposed for the Washington Square Redevelopment
               Project located at 1525 S. 19th Street and 1537 S.
               19th Street and requesting a waiver and refund of
               said fees. (ADOPTED 4-2; CAMP, COOK, EMERY, MARVIN 
               ASSENTING; ESCHLIMAN, SVOBODA DISSENTING; A-85216)
               Fact Sheet (16K)
               Attachment (281K)

                           - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required) (ITEMS 10 
THRU 14 HAD 1ST READING)

10)  09-11     Approving a four year/5,000 hour lease
               agreement with a buy out option between the
               City and 1st Source Bank for the lease of one
               four-wheel street sweeper for sweeping of
               residential and arterial streets.
               Fact Sheet (12K)
               Attachment (489K)

11)  09R-17    Comp. Plan Conformity 08028 - Approving and
               adopting proposed amendments to the Antelope
               Valley Redevelopment Plan to add the "Antelope
               Village Project" for redevelopment of the block
               between 23rd and 24th Streets, P and Q Streets,
               for an office/condominium building to include
               office space, a community room, workout
               facilities, 8 to 10 condo units on the second and
               third floors and 18 townhouses for home ownership.
               (Related Items: 09R-17, 09-12) (Action Date:
               2/23/09)
               Fact Sheet (228K)
               Attachment (598K)
               Memo (96K)

12)  09-12     Change of Zone 08066 - Application of the
               Planning Director for a Planned Unit
               Development District designation for the
               Antelope Village PUD and modifications to the
               standards of the underlying zoning district,
               subdivision ordinance and design standards,
               for dwellings on the first floor in the B-3
               district, reduction of front and rear
               setbacks, increase in height limit for the 
               R-6 district, reduction of lot area for two-
               family, townhouses and multiple dwellings,
               reduction of parking requirements in the R-6
               district, porches in the required front yard,
               prohibit off premises signs, prohibit pole
               signs and allow increased area for ground
               signs, over a four-block area from N. 22nd
               Street to N. 24th Street and from P Street to
               R Street. (Related Items: 09R-17, 09-12)
               Fact Sheet (289K)
               Attachment (155K)

13)  09R-19    Comp. Plan Conformity 08026 - Approving and
               adopting a proposed amendment to the North 27th
               Street Corridor and Environs Redevelopment Plan to
               add the "Little Saigon Commercial Development
               Project" for an approximately 8,400 sq. ft.
               commercial/retail building, on property generally
               located at North 26th Street and W Street.
               (Related Items: 09R-19, 09-13) (Action Date:
               2/23/09)
               Fact Sheet (352K)
               Attachment (961K)
               Memo (70K)

14)  09-13     Change of Zone 08067 - Application of the
               Urban Development Department for a change of
               zone from I-1 Industrial District and R-6
               Residential District to B-3 Commercial
               District on property owned by T. Nguyen Hung,
               generally located between N. 26th Street and
               N. 27th St., north of W Street. (Related
               Items: 09R-19, 09-13)
               Fact Sheet (202K)


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

     NONE


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

     NONE


PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

15)  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)

16)  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)

17)  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)

18)  08-63     Annexation No. 08003 - Amending the Lincoln
               Corporate Limits Map by annexing
               approximately 63.13 acres of property
               generally located at N. 35th Street and
               Superior Street. (Related Items: 08-63,
               08-64) (6/9/08 - Placed on Pending, No Date
               Certain)
               Fact Sheet (232K)

19)  08-64     Change of Zone 08019 - Application of Robert
               and Victoria Rokeby for a change of zone from
               R-3 Residential District to H-3 Highway
               Commercial District on property generally
               located at N. 35th Street and Superior
               Street. (Related Items: 08-63, 08-64)
               (6/9/08 - Placed on Pending, No Date
               Certain)
               Fact Sheet (291K)

20)  08-157   Amending Section 5.38.050 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code to increase permit fees for motels, hotels,
               rooming, lodging, and apartment houses; and
               repealing Section 5.38.050 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code as hitherto existing. (11/3/08 -
               1st Reading suspended, to have Introduction 
               12/1/08 with P.H. 12/8/08)(12/1/08 - Placed on 
               Pending Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (131K)

21)  08-111    Authorizing the City's negotiation team to present
               the Labor Contract to IAFF Local 644 for the
               period of August 21, 2008 through August 31, 2009
               as the City's last best offer on the terms as
               outlined in the proposed contract as Option 1.
               (12/8/08 - P.H. & Action con't to 12/15/08)
               (12/15/08 - Placed on Indefinite Pending)
               Fact Sheet (1795K)

22)  08R-312   Authorizing the City's negotiation team to present
               the Labor Contract to IAFF Local 644 for the
               period of August 21, 2008 through August 31, 2009
               as the City's last best offer on the terms as
               outlined in the proposed contract as Option 2.
               (12/8/08 - P.H. & Action con't to 12/15/08)
               (12/15/08 - Placed on Indefinite Pending)
               Fact Sheet (139K)
               Attachment (139K)


WITH COUNCIL APPROVAL THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTIONS WILL HAVE
   PUBLIC HEARING ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2009 AT 1:30 P.M.:
                                                  (APPROVED, 6-0)

23)  09R-18    Comp. Plan Conformity 08027 - Approving and
               adopting a proposed amendment to the North 27th
               Street Corridor and Environs Redevelopment Plan to
               add the "Matt Talbot Kitchen and Outreach Project"
               to renovate the existing Carnegie Library and
               construct an additional approximately 9,000 square
               foot building and related parking generally
               located at 2121 N. 27th Street.
               Fact Sheet (469K)
               Attachment (555K)
               Memo (79K)
             
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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
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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 (2/4/09) PRIOR TO THE NEXT FORMAL CITY 
     COUNCIL MEETING HAVING AN OPEN MICROPHONE SESSION WHICH IS
     2/9/09.

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. THE OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS
     DURING THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY ARE THE 9TH AND 23RD.


ADJOURNMENT    3:31 P.M.


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