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             ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                      MONDAY, JULY 1, 2013 AT 3:00 P.M.

                            ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

  DUE TO THE HOLIDAY, THERE WILL BE NO CITY COUNCIL MEETING MON., JULY 8TH

                      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)            Report of Settlement Agreement under Neb. Rev. Stat.
               §84-713 (Non-Tort Claims) (PLACED ON FILE)

 2)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, July 29, 2013, at
               5:30 P.M. for Board of Equalization Meeting Special
               Assessment Group I. (APPROVED, 7-0)

 3)            Resolution approving the distribution of funds
               representing interest earnings on short-term
               investments of Idle Funds during the months ended March
               31, April 30, May 31, 2013. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87397)

 4)            Report from the City Treasurer of City Cash on hand at
               the close of business May 31, 2013. (PLACED ON FILE)

 5)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions and
               Ordinances passed by the City Council on June 17, 2013. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS
                                        
 6)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, July 15, 2013 at
               3:00 p.m. for the application of Big Red Hotel II, LLC
               dba Hilton Garden Inn Hotel for a Class I liquor
               license located at 801 R Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87398)

 7)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, July 15th, 2013 at
               3:00 p.m. for the application of Yin Family, LLC dba
               Hiro 88 for a Class C liquor license located at 601 R
               Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87399)

 8)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, July 15th, 2013 at
               3:00 p.m. for the application of Yin Family, LLC dba
               Hiro 88 for an Entertainment District liquor license
               located at 601 R Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87400)

 9)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at
               3:00 p.m. for the application of Yard Investments, LLC
               dba The Gates for a Class C liquor license located at
               300 Canopy Street, Suite 140. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87401)

 10)           Setting the hearing date of Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at
               3:00 p.m. for the application of Yard Investments, LLC
               dba The Gates for an Entertainment District  liquor
               license located at 300 Canopy Street, Suite 140.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87402)

11)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 13042 to
               Preliminary Plat No. 00014, North Creek Trade Center,
               approved by the Planning Director on June 18, 2013,
               requested by ESP, Inc., to reduce the 20 foot landscape
               easement to 10 feet adjacent to Interstate 80, and
               provide a landscape plan, for Lots 4 and 5, Block 2, on
               property generally located at N. 27th St. and
               Fletcher Ave. 


12)    MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

13)            Application of Seven Crowns Investment Group LLC dba
               Rodizio Grill for a Class I liquor license at 131 North
               8th Street, Suite 130. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0;
               A-87403)

14)            Manager application of Scott A. Morgan for Seven Crowns
               Investment Group LLC dba Rodizio Grill at 131 North 8th
               Street, Suite 130. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87404)

15)            Application of Sweep Left LLC dba Sweep Left for a
               Class I liquor license at 815 O Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87405)

16)            Manager application of Mary Jones for Sweep Left LLC
               dba Sweep Left at 815 O Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL,
               7-0; A-87406)

17)            Application of Zoo Blues Inc. dba Zoo Bar for a Class C
               liquor license at 136 North 14th Street. (ADOPTED FOR 
               APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87407)

18)            Manager application of Peter H. Watters for Zoo Blues
               Inc. dba Zoo Bar at 136 North 14th Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87408)

19)            Application of Robin Oil Company dba Roc's Stop & Shop
               for a Class D liquor license at 1449 North 56th Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87409)

20)            Manager application of Larry E. Semin for Robin Oil
               Company dba Roc's Stop & Shop at 1449 North 56th
               Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87410)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
     (as required) (ITEMS 21 THRU 24 HAD 2ND READING) (SEE ITEMS 23 & 24)

21)  13-73     Authorizing the issuance, sale and deliver of
               Antelope Village Redevelopment Project Tax
               Allocation Bonds of the City of Lincoln, Nebraska.
               Motion To Amend (141K)

22)  13-74     Amending Section 5.04.165 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to open alcoholic beverage
               containers in motor vehicles by adding a new
               subsection (c) to classify a violation of this
               section as an infraction and prescribing the
               penalty for violation of that section consistent
               with state statutes.
               Fact Sheet (45K)

23)  13-75     Approving an Agreement between the City of Lincoln
               and 1320 P LLC for a wall easement at 1320 P
               Street in conjunction with development of Civic
               Plaza, granting of a building restriction easement
               along the eastern boundary of the Civic Plaza, and
               providing an option for the development and
               operation of a sidewalk caf? in the southeastern
               area of the Civic Plaza. (Related Items: 13-75,
               13R-139) (P.H. CON'T W/ACTION ON 07/22/13, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (126K)
               Attachment (3173K)

24)  13R-139   Amending the first year (2012-2013) of the six year CIP
               to add the Civic Plaza Project generally located at
               13th and P Streets to the Parks and Recreation
               Department list of capital improvement projects and
               approving the appropriation of $400,925 in TIF funds
               and $100,001 in Keno funds for the project.   
               (Related Items: 13-75, 13R-139) (WITHDRAWN, 7-0;
               #38-4636)
               Fact Sheet (107K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

25)  13R-132   Amending the funding shown for Parks and Recreation CIP
               Project 660 Stevens Creek Park Site Acquisition by
               changing and increasing the appropriation from
               $1,000,000 of Other Financing to $1,157,400 of Advance
               Acquisition Funds and authorizing the Finance Director
               to increase appropriations for and approve the
               expenditure of $1,157,400 from within the Advance
               Acquisition Fund for the Project. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87411)
               Fact Sheet (128K)

26)  13R-133   Approving Overlord LLC dba Bunners as a Keno satellite
               site at 2785 South 17th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87412)
               Fact Sheet (84K)

27)  13R-134   Approving the 2013 - 2017 Strategic Plan for Community
               Development Strategies to be carried out in Lincoln. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87413)
               Fact Sheet (45K)
               Attachment (2428K)

28)  13R-135   Approving the Fiscal Year 2013 Action Plan: One Year
               Use of funds for HUD Entitlement Programs. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87414)
               Fact Sheet (67K)
               Attachment (347K)

29)  13R-136   Authorizing the Mayor to execute a multi-year contract
               per City Ordinance when funding appropriations comes
               from more than one fiscal year CIP for the Prescott
               Avenue from 47th Street to 48th Street Paving Project,
               City Project No. 540616.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87415)
               Fact Sheet (11K)
               Attachment (2355K)

30)  13R-137   Approving a Contract Agreement between the  City of
               Lincoln, Lancaster County, the Lincoln Lancaster County
               Public Building Commission and Graybar Electric Company
               for the annual requirements of Electrical Products,
               pursuant to County of Los Angeles, California Contract
               No. MA-IS-1340234-1, for a three year term.  (ADOPTED,
               7-0; A-87416)
               Fact Sheet (156K)
               Attachment (2501K)

31)  13R-138   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of June 1-15, 2013. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-87417)
               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (23K)


                       - END PUBLIC HEARING -

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

32)  13-72     Change of Zone 13010   Application of John
               Hollingsworth and Cameron Townhomes for a change
               of zone from AGR Agriculture Residential District
               to R-3 Residential District, on property generally
               located at South 56th Street and Cumberland Drive.
               (6/10/13 - DELAYED TO 6/24/13 TO HAVE 2ND READING 
               & PUBLIC HEARING) (PASSED, 7-0; #19890)
               Fact Sheet (484K)


    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) (ITEM 33
HAD 1ST READING)

33)  13-77     Amending the pay schedule for a certain employee
               group whose classifications are assigned to the
               pay range which is prefixed by the letter "A" by
               changing the title and pay range of the
               classification "Labor Supervisor II" to "District
               Supervisor."
               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (183K)

RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 34 THRU 36 HAD 1ST READING)

34)  13R-140   Ordering Paving District No. 2631 constructed in
               Gladstone Street from 35th to 36th Streets and in 36th
               Street from Gladstone to Hartley Streets and assessing
               the cost thereof against the benefitted property.
               Fact Sheet (11K)
               Attachment (61K)

35)  13R-141   Reappointing Marthaellen Florence to the Library Board
               for a seven-year term expiring August 31, 2020.

36)  13R-142   Approving the renewal of an Agreement between the City
               on behalf of the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health
               Department and Consultants in Infectious Disease LLC
               for medical consultation services for the Health
               Department for a term of July 1, 2013 through June 30,
               2016.
               Fact Sheet (96K)
               Attachment (1192K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN - NONE

PENDING LIST  (EXTENDED TWO WEEKS)

37)  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

38)  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)

39)  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)

40)  12-76     Amending Section 10.34.030 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code relating to Parking Meters: Deposit
               of Coins and Time Limits, to provide that no
               parking fee shall be charged on Martin Luther King
               Day, Presidents Day and Veterans Day. (6/25/12
               - Placed on Pending - No Date Certain)
               Fact Sheet (17K)


During the Open Microphone Session of the agenda, individuals are 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.

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 SESSION FOR
     THE MONTH OF JULY WILL BE HELD ON JULY 15TH AND JULY 29TH


ADJOURNMENT  4:24 P.M.

UPCOMING HEARINGS

Hearing date of Monday, July 15, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. for the Special
Designated Liquor License
     Applications for UNL Home Football Saturdays.

Hearing date of Monday, July 15, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. on the following:
     13R-140   Authority to order Paving District 2631 constructed,
               being in Gladstone from 35th to 36th
               St. and in 36th St. from Gladstone to Hartley,
               and assess the cost thereof against the benefitted
               property.

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