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            ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                      MONDAY, APRIL 2, 2012 AT 3:00 P.M.

                           ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

       THE COUNCIL MEETINGS OF APRIL 9TH AND 30TH BEGIN AT 5:30 P.M.


                             PUBLIC HEARING
                             CONSENT AGENDA

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


REPORTS OF CITY OFFICERS

 1)            Resolution approving the distribution of funds
               representing interest earnings on short-term
               investments of Idle Funds during the month ended
               February 29, 2012.(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-86742)

 2)            Report from the City Treasurer of City Cash on
               hand at the close of business February 29, 2012.
               (PLACED ON FILE)

 3)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions
               and Ordinances passed by the City Council on March
               19, 2012. (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 4)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, April 16, 2012
               at 3:00 p.m. for the application of Chad Winters,
               Roger Toy and Christopher Vorhies dba Ideal
               Grocery and Market for a Class C liquor license
               located at 905 South 27th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-86743)

 5)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, April 16, 2012
               at 3:00 p.m. for the applications of Mo Chara dba
               The Watering Hole for a Class C liquor license
               located at 1321 O Street, The Watering Hole West
               for a Class C liquor license located at 1550 South
               Coddington, Cliff's Lounge for a Class C liquor
               license located at 1323 O Street, and Cliff's
               Martini Lounge for a Class C liquor license
               located at 5310 South 56th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-86744)

6)             PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 11065 to Use
               Permit No. 149, Stone Ridge Estates, approved by
               the Planning Director on March 9, 2012, requested
               by Ridge Development Company and Northern Lights,
               LLC, to revise the site plan modifying the lot
               layout of Block 1 to show one large 133,000 square
               feet of grocery/retail use building instead of
               three smaller pad sites of commercial uses, on
               property generally located at S. 27th St.
               and Grainger Parkway.


 7)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                  - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING
LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 8)            Application of World Eats Company dba The Pantry
               for a Class CK liquor license at 2548 South 48th
               Street.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-86745)

 9)            Manager application of Douglas B. Daize for World
               Eats Company dba The Pantry at 2548 South 48th
               Street.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-86746)


PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 10 THRU 15 HAD 2ND READING)

10)  12-31     Authorizing the issuance, sale and delivery
               of water revenue refunding bonds of the City
               of Lincoln, Nebraska in an amount not to
               exceed $13,000,000 to refund outstanding
               water revenue bonds of the City and related
               matters.

11)  12-32     Authorizing the issuance, sale and delivery
               of sanitary sewer revenue refunding bonds of
               the City of Lincoln, Nebraska in an amount
               not to exceed $44,000,000 to refund
               outstanding sanitary sewer revenue bonds of
               the City and related matters.

12)  12-30     Amending the pay schedule for a certain
               employee group by creating the
               classifications of "Firefighter Paramedic,"
               "Firefighter" and "Fire Apparatus Operator."
               Fact Sheet (87K)
               Attachment (525K)

13)  12R-54    Approving Amendment No. 3 to the Woodlands at
               Yankee Hill Conditional Annexation and Zoning
               Agreement between Lewis-Starostka, Inc., 3AP-SE,
               LLC, Midwest Net Lease Investors-SE, LLC, Calruby,
               LLC, and the City of Lincoln, Nebraska to defer
               the timing of construction of the Yankee Hill Road
               Arterial Street Impact Fee Facility Improvements
               on property generally located at South 84th Street
               and Yankee Hill Road from December 31,2012 to
               December 31, 2014. (Related Items: 12R-54,
               12-28, 12-29) (Action Date: 4/9/12)
               Attachment (228K)

14)  12-28     Annexation No. 11005 - Amending the Lincoln
               Corporate Limits Map by annexing
               approximately 36 acres generally located
               southeast of the intersection of South 70th
               Street and Yankee Hill Road. (Related
               Items: 12R-54, 12-28, 12-29) (Action Date:
               4/9/12)
               Fact Sheet (649K)
               Attachment (377K)

15)  12-29     Change of Zone 05068B - Application of R.C.
               Krueger Development to amend the Woodlands at
               Yankee Hill Planned Unit Development to add
               approximately 36 acres generally located
               southeast of the intersection of South 70th
               Street and Yankee Hill Road and approve a
               change of zone over said 36 acres from AG
               Agricultural District to R-3 Residential
               District under a Planned Unit Development
               designation in order to add approximately
               265,000 sq. ft. of commercial floor area
               under the Planned Unit Development.
               (Related Items: 12R-54, 12-28, 12-29)
               (Action Date: 4/9/12)
               Fact Sheet (1411K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

16)  12R-52    Designating Kimberly Taylor-Riley, Director,
               Commission on Human Rights and Equal Opportunity
               Officer as the City's ADA/Section 504 Coordinator
               for purposes of the City's ADA/Section 504 Civil
               Rights Policy. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-86747)
               Fact Sheet (97K)

17)  12R-53    Designating Kimberly Taylor-Riley, Director,
               Commission on Human Rights and Equal Opportunity
               Officer as the City's Title VI Coordinator for
               purposes of the City's Title VI Civil Rights Plan. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-86748)
               Fact Sheet (98K)

18)  12R-55    Approving the Tax-Exempt Financing Compliance
               Procedure of the City. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-86749)
               Attachment (64K)

19)  12R-56    Amending the FY 11/12 CIP to authorize and
               appropriate $183,569.00 in TIF funds for
               construction of sidewalks, street rehab and street
               lights on Yolande Avenue and 20th Street in the
               Yolande Avenue Redevelopment Area.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-86750)
               Fact Sheet (121K)

                  - END PUBLIC HEARING -


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

20)  12-25     Annexation No. 12001 - Amending the Lincoln
               Corporate Limits Map by annexing
               approximately 59 acres generally located west
               of North 14th Street between Morton Street
               and Hilltop Road. (PASSED, 7-0; #19693)
               Fact Sheet (1993K)
               Attachment (463K)

21)  12-26     Change of  Zone No. 3310A - Designating the
               Haymarket Park Sign District as an Overlay
               Special Sign District and amending the
               existing Haymarket Park Special Sign District
               to expand the area of the district; to
               clarify that signage will be in accordance
               with the I-1 Industrial District; to allow an
               additional sign as part of the special sign
               package; and to clarify that off-premises
               signs will not be permitted, on property
               generally located at North 6th Street and
               Charleston Street, between I-180 and Sun
               Valley Boulevard. (PASSED, 7-0; #19694)
               Fact Sheet (664K)
               Attachment (2587K)

22)  12-27     Change of Zone No. 11044 - Application of the
               Planning Director for a change of zone from P
               Public Use District to R-7 Residential
               District, from R-7 Residential District to P
               Public Use District, and from P Public Use
               District and I-1 Industrial District to B-1
               Local Business District, on property
               generally located at North 16 Street between
               R Street and Vine Street and at North 17th
               Street and Vine Street. (MTA #1 ADOPTED,
               7-0; PASSED AS AMENDED, 7-0; #19695)
               Fact Sheet (2001K)
               Motion To Amend (6K)


1st Reading Ordinances & Resolutions - On the Agenda for Advance Notice Only
           Public Hearing will occur on Second Reading


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 23 THRU 25 HAD 1ST READING)

23)  12-33     Approving a contract between the City and
               Lincoln Haymarket Development Corp. to
               operate and regulate a Saturday public market
               in the Haymarket area, 7th Street from P to Q
               Streets and P Street from 7th to 8th Streets
               from May 5, 2012 through October 13, 2012 and
               on 8th Street from P to Q Streets from June
               2, 2012 through August 25, 2012 and also
               September 8, 2012.
               Fact Sheet (121K)
               Attachment (767K)

24)  12-34     Change of Zone 12002   Amending Title 27 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code, the Zoning Code,
               by adding a new section numbered 27.03.417 to
               provide the definition of "market garden";
               amending Sections 27.07.040 and 27.09.040 to
               add market gardens as a permitted special use
               in the AG and AGR zoning districts,
               respectively; amending Section 27.63.680 to
               add market gardens as an exception to a
               licensed premises100-foot spacing requirement
               from a residential district; adding a new
               section numbered 27.63.820 to provide
               conditions for approval for market gardens as
               a permitted special use and to allow certain
               accessory uses to market gardens, including
               the sale of alcoholic beverages for
               consumption on the premises; and amending
               Section 27.67.040 to provide parking
               requirements for farm wineries and market
               gardens.
               Fact Sheet (92K)

25)  12-35     An ordinance adopting the supplements to the
               Lincoln Municipal Code dated June 2011 and
               December 2011 as part of the official Lincoln
               Municipal Code.
               Fact Sheet (15K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 26 AND 27 HAD 1ST READING)

26)  12R-57    Authorizing and supporting the application to the
               Transporation Enhancement Program of the State of
               Nebraska Department of Roads to assist with
               funding the construction of the Stonebridge Trail
               connecting the North 14th Street Trail at 14th and
               Humphrey with the Alvo Road Trail at 13th and Alvo
               Road.
               Fact Sheet (124K)
               Attachment (1933K)

27)  12R-58    Approving appropriations in the amount of
               $36,715.00 from the operation of keno lottery
               funds for various human services (round 35).
               Attachment (73K)

 
PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

28)  12-21     Change of Zone 11040 - Amending Section
               27.67.040 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to special parking requirements to
               delete special parking requirements for
               rooming and boarding houses and to revise the
               parking requirements for fraternities and
               sororities. (3/12/12 - P.H./2nd Reading
               con't. 6 wks to 4/23/12)
               Fact Sheet (491K)
               Motion To Amend (6K)


PENDING LIST   EXTENDED ONE WEEK

29)  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)

30)  09R-76    Establishing a Roads to Jobs Fund to make funds
               available for road projects, declaring a surplus
               of $8,000,000.00 in the Special Assessment
               Revolving Fund, and authorizing the transfer of
               said funds to the Roads to Jobs Fund. (5/11/09
               - Placed on Indefinite Pending)

31)  10-4      Change of Zone 08075 - Application of Waterford
               Estates, LLC, for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural District to B-2 Planned Neighborhood
               Business District on property generally located at
               North 98th Street and O Street. (Related Items
               10-4, 10R-26) (Request to place on Indefinite
               Pending) (1/11/10 - Placed on Indefinite Pending &
               to have P.H. when removed from Pending)
               Fact Sheet (647K)

32)  10R-26    Use Permit 08003 - Application of Waterford
               Estates, LLC, to develop 250,000 sq. ft. of
               commercial floor area on property generally
               located at North 98th Street and O Street.
               (Related Items 10-4, 10R-26) (Action Date:
               2/1/10) (Request to place on Indefinite Pending)
               (1/11/10 - Placed on Indefinite Pending & to have
               P.H. when removed from Pending)
               Fact Sheet (1367K)

33)            Hearing date of Monday, February 1, 2010,
               requested by J. Michael Rierden on behalf of
               Lincoln Federal Savings Bank and Stonebridge Creek
               LLC appealing from the determination of Impact
               Fees imposed on the property legally described as
               Lots 39, 45, 46, 47, 49, 50 in Section 25,
               Township 11 North, Range 6 East generally located
               between Centurion Drive and North 27th Street
               along both sides of Alvo Road, Lancaster County,
               Nebraska. (9/14/09 - Placed on Pending, Date
               Certain to have P.H. on 2/01/2010) (Request to
               place on Indefinite Pending) (1/11/10 - Placed on
               Indefinite Pending & to have P.H. when removed
               from Pending)

34)  10-8      Change of Zone 09003 - Application of Yankee Hill
               Townhomes, LLC, for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural, R-3 Residential and R-4 Residential
               to R-4 Residential District Planned Unit
               Development for 84 townhomes, 348 apartments and
               30,000 square feet of commercial land uses, with
               waivers to adjust the minimum average lot, the
               minimum lot area, the front, side and rear
               setbacks, and the 3:1 width to depth ratio, on
               property generally located at South 84th Street
               and Yankee Hill Road. (Request to place on
               Indefinite Pending & to have P.H. when removed
               from Pending) (1/25/10 - Placed on Indefinite
               Pending & to have P.H. when removed from
               Pending)
               Fact Sheet (693K)

35)  10-101    Adopting an amended and restated version of the
               City of Lincoln Employees' Retirement Plan and
               Trust to provide that the employer contribution
               for employees hired in positions and pay ranges
               prefixed by the letter "N" on or after September
               1, 2010 will be an amount equal to 9% of an
               employee's compensation; and to further provide
               that the mandatory employee contribution for
               employees hired in positions and pay ranges
               prefixed by the letter "N" on or after September
               1, 2010 will be in an amount equal to 7% of an
               employee's compensation. (8/23/10 -
               Reconsidered Ordinance No. 19430 - Placed on
               Pending Indefinitely)
               Fact Sheet (104K)

36)  11R-62    Comp. Plan Conformance 11001 - Approving an
               amendment to the Lincoln Star Building
               Redevelopment Project, in the Lincoln Center
               Redevelopment Plan, to extend the project area to
               include the M Street right-of-way from South 7th
               Street to South 17th Street to allow for
               streetscape design and improvements. (3/21/11 -
               Action Delayed 1 wk. to 3/28/11) (3/28/11 - Placed
               on Indefinite Pending)
               Fact Sheet (1022K)
               Attachment (1001K)

37)  11-39     Amending Chapter 10.32 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code relating to Stopping, Standing
               and Parking of Vehicles by adding a new
               section numbered 10.32.075 to prohibit the
               parking of trucks on a street more than 400
               feet from the primary place of business and
               providing certain exceptions. (4/11/11 -
               3rd Reading w/con't. P.H. on 4/18/11)
               (4/18/11 - Placed on Indefinite Pending)
               Fact Sheet (75K)
               Motion To Amend (7K)


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allowed a total of 5 minutes to speak regardless of number of
topics. The Open Microphone Session is available on the 2nd &
last Monday of each month.


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     MAY DO SO AT THE OPEN MICROPHONE SESSION. OPEN MICROPHONE
     SESSIONS FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL ARE THE 9TH AND 30TH.


ADJOURNMENT  3:39 P.M.

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