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             ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                    MONDAY, MARCH 3, 2014 AT 3:00 P.M.

                          ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

                    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)  14R- 57   Appointing Lowell S. Berg to the Library Board for a
               term expiring August 31, 2015. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88109)
               Attachment (344K)

 2)  14R- 58   Reappointing Karen Nalow to the Nebraska Capitol
               Environs Commission for a term expiring January 9,
               2017. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88110)

 3)  14R- 59   Appointing Craig Strong to the Lincoln-Lancaster County
               Board of Health for a term expiring April 15, 2015. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88111)
               Attachment (78K)

 4)  14R- 60   Appointing Tom McFarland to the Multicultural Advisory
               Committee for a term expiring September 18, 2014.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88112)
               Attachment (75K)

 5)  14R- 61   Approving Addendum One to Contract Award to the Home
               Visiting Services Contract 59298 04 between the City of
               Lincoln, on behalf of the Lincoln-Lancaster County
               Health Department, and the State of Nebraska to provide
               evidence-based home visiting services for the State of
               Nebraska for a term of February 10, 2014 through June
               30, 2015 with four optional annual renewals. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88113)
               Fact Sheet (45K)
               Attachment (1154K)

 6)  14R- 62   Appointing Layne Sup to the Lincoln Electric System
               Administrative Board for a term expiring December 31,
               2016. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88114)
               Attachment (101K)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 7)            Setting the Hearing Date of Monday, March 17, 2014 at
               3:00 p.m. for the Application of Flatwater Bistro, LLC
               dba The Flatwater Bistro for a Class C Liquor License
               with Catering at 801 R Street, Suite 100. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88115)
 
 8)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 14003 to Use Permit
               No. 118, Coddington Park Shopping Center, approved by
               the Planning Director on February 21, 2014, requested
               by B & J Partnership, to reduce the front yard setback
               from 50 feet to 20 feet, consistent with the B-2 zoning
               district, on property generally located at S.
               Coddington St. and West A Street.


 9)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

10)            Application of Nebraska Entertainment Inc. dba Lincoln
               Grand Cinema for a Class I liquor license at 1101 P St.
               (2/10/14 - P.H. & Action cont'd to 3/3/14)
               (ADOPTED, 5-2; COOK, EMERY DISSENTING; A-88116)

11)            Manager application of Brian G. Shander for Nebraska
               Entertainment Inc. dba Lincoln Grand Cinema at 1101 P
               St. (2/10/14 - P.H. & Action cont'd to 3/3/14)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88117)
               
12)            Application of Casey's Retail Company dba Casey's
               General Store #2720 to expand its Class B liquor
               license by the addition of an area measuring
               approximately 12 feet by 40 feet for a new licensed
               area described as a one story building approximately 40
               feet by 88 feet located at 1001 S. 13th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88118)
          
13)            Application of Yo Java, Inc. dba Mo Java Cafe & 
               Roasting Co. to expand its Class I liquor license by
               the addition of an area measuring approximately 17 feet
               by 40 feet for a new licensed area described as the
               northwest section approximately 62 feet by 40 feet of a
               two story building including an outdoor area
               approximately 14 feet by 35 feet located at 2649 N.
               48th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88119)

14)            Manager application of Roger Patton for Risky, Inc. dba
               Risky's Sports Bar & Grill at 4680 Leighton Avenue. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88120)

15)            Manager application of Jillian Carter for Greenfield's
               Cafe, Inc. dba Greenfield's Cafe at 7900 South 87th
               Street. (P.H. AND ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 03/10/14, 7-0)



PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 16 THRU 18 HAD 2ND READING)

16)  14-21     Vacation No. 13005 - Vacating the north 21 feet of
               Holdrege Street right-of-way from the west right-
               of-way line of North 20th Circle to the west
               property line of Lot 52, I.T.
               Fact Sheet (1244K)

17)  14-22     Adopting the supplements to the Lincoln Municipal
               Code dated June 2013 and December 2013 as part of
               the official Lincoln Municipal Code.
               Fact Sheet (10K)

18)  14-23     Amending Section 1 of Ordinance No. 19904 passed
               August 12, 2013, relating to the pay schedules of
               employees whose classifications are assigned to
               the pay range which is prefixed by the letter "A,"
               by amending Classification Code 4020 to revise the
               classification specification for Athletics
               Supervisor as set forth on Attachment A.
               Fact Sheet (39K)
               Attachment (13K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

19)  14R-55    Approving the City of Lincoln Redevelopment Agreement
               between Piedmont Shopping Center, LLC, and the City of
               Lincoln for the Piedmont Shopping Center Redevelopment
               Project relating to the redevelopment of property
               generally located at 1265 South Cotner Boulevard.
               (MTA #1 ADOPTED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-88121)
               Fact Sheet (12K)
               Attachment (8555K)

20)  14R-56    Use Permit 149A - Application of Yellow Roses, LLC to
               reduce the rear yard setback from 50 feet to 25 feet
               and to reduce the side yard setback from 50 feet to 15
               feet for development of commercial space on property
               generally located at South 27th Street and Jamie Lane.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88122)
               Fact Sheet (2895K)

21)  14R-63    Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of February 1 - 15, 2014.
               (AMENDED TO REMOVE CLAIM OF SHERE LYNN SIECKMEYER, 7-0;
               ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-88123)
               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (19K)


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

22)  14-13     Annexation No. 13004 - Amending the Lincoln
               Corporate Limits Map by annexing approx. 15.81
               acres generally located at Hwy. 2 and Ashbrook Dr. 
               (Related Items: 14-13, 14-14 & 14R-44)
               (2/10/14 - P.H. cont'd (for new information
               only) & Action Delayed to 3/3/14)
               (ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 03/10/14, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (2259K)
               Attachment (471K)

23)  14-14     Change of Zone No. 13020 - Application of
               Livingston Investments for a change of zone from
               AGR Agricultural Residential District to R-4
               Residential on property generally located at Hwy.
               2 and Ashbrook Dr. (Related Items: 14-13, 14-14
               & 14R-44) (2/10/14 - P.H. cont'd (for new
               information only) & Action Delayed to 3/3/14)
               (ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 03/10/14, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (2261K)

24)  14R-44    Special Permit No. 13043 - Approving the application of
               Livingston Investments to develop the Broadmoor
               Ashbrook Apartments Community Unit Plan to allow up to
               220 dwelling units with requested waivers of the
               required block length and building height on property
               generally located at Hwy. 2 and Ashbrook Dr.
               (Related Items: 14-13, 14-14 & 14R-44)
               (2/10/14 - P.H. cont'd (for new information only) &
               Action Delayed to 3/3/14)
               (ACTION DELAYED ONE WEEK TO 03/10/14, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (11895K)
               Fact Sheet (14534K)
               Attachment (109K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


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

25)  14-17     Authorizing the purchase agreement for the sale of
               City owned property generally located at 1520 Van
               Dorn Street to Kylie J. Schildt. (MTA #1 ADOPTED, 7-0; 
               PASSED AS AMENDED, 7-0, #19993)
               Fact Sheet (85K)
               Attachment (1474K)
               Motion To Amend (638K)

26)  14-18     Approving a Real Estate Sales Agreement between
               the City of Lincoln and Cynthia Ostiguin for the
               sale of City owned property generally located at
               144 B Street. (PASSED, 7-0; #19994)
               Fact Sheet (59K)
               Attachment (716K)

27)  14-19     Approving a Real Estate Sales Agreement between
               the City of Lincoln and Neighborhoods, Inc. for
               the sale of City owned property generally located
               at 2206 E Street. (PASSED, 7-0; #19995)
               Fact Sheet (65K)
               Attachment (700K)

28)  14-20     Amending Chapter 18.04 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to Construction Requirements to
               bring said chapter into conformance with Neb. Rev.
               Stat. §15-905 by amending Section 18.04.010
               to delete a reference to farmsteads; repealing
               Section 18.04.020 (Farmstead Defined); amending
               Section 18.04.080 to correct a section reference;
               and amending Section 18.04.090 to exempt cities
               and villages within three miles of the corporate
               limits of the City of Lincoln unless such cities
               and villages consent. (PASSED, 7-0; #19996)
               Fact Sheet (12K)


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


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 29 THRU 32 HAD 1ST READING)

29)  14-24     Authorizing the issuance of tax allocation bonds
               with a total not to exceed $175,000.00 for the
               City of Lincoln, Case, Case and Case Redevelopment
               Project in Greater Downtown Lincoln. (Related
               Items: 14-24, 14R-65, 14R-66)

30)  14R-65    Amending the FY 13/14 CIP to authorize and appropriate
               $175,000 in TIF funds for the Case, Case and Case
               Redevelopment Project on private property generally
               located at 1421 P Street and adjacent rights of way in
               Greater Downtown Lincoln. (Related Items: 14-24,
               14R-65, 14R-66)
               Fact Sheet (-0K)

31)  14R-66    Approving the Case, Case and Case Redevelopment Project
               Redevelopment Agreement between TB Rentals, LLC and the
               City of Lincoln relating to the redevelopment of
               private property generally located at 1421 P Street and
               adjacent rights of way in Greater Downtown Lincoln.
               (Related Items: 14-24, 14R-65, 14R-66)
               Fact Sheet (12K)
               Attachment (3203K)

32)  14-26     Amending the pay schedule for the employee group
               whose classifications are assigned to the pay
               range prefixed by the letter "A" by changing the
               pay range of Parks Operations Coordinator.
               Fact Sheet (51K)
               Attachment (140K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 33 AND 34 HAD 1ST READING)

33)  14R-64    Special Permit No. 14001 - Application of Lutheran
               Family Services of Nebraska, Inc. for authority to
               operate a non-residential health care facility,
               including waivers to the front and side yard
               landscaping and to reduce the front, side and rear yard
               setbacks for the existing building and parking lot, on
               property generally located at South 17th Street and
               South Street.
               Fact Sheet (1980K)

34)  14R-67    Concurring with the Nebraska Department of Roads
               selection of Watts Electric Company as lowest bidder
               and authorizing execution of the construction contract
               between the City and Watts Electric Company to be
               funded in part with Federal Transportation Enhancements
               Program Funds for construction of Project No. ENH-
               58266(2), West "O" Historic Highway Project. (UD
               requests 1st & 2nd Reading on 3/3/14 to meet 
               the State's deadline)
               Fact Sheet (48K)
               Attachment (646K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN - NONE


PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

35)  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

36)  13-108    Creating Special Assessment Re-Paving District No. 158
               for the purpose of reconstructing portions of 66th St.,
               Almira Lane, Marcus Rd., and Anns Ct. within the
               Country Meadows Homeowners Association Boundaries, and
               assessing the costs thereof against the benefitted
               properties. (10/7/13 - Action Delayed with Cont'd
               P.H. for 3 Weeks to 10/28/13) (10/21/13 - Action
               delayed with Cont'd P.H. to 11/4/13) (10/21/13 - Action
               delayed with Cont'd P.H. to 12/9/13) (11/25/13 -
               Placed on Pending, No Date Certain)
     	       Fact Sheet
               Attachment (1111K)

37)  14-15     Change of Zone No. 13029 - Application of US
               Properties for a change of zone from AGR
               Agricultural Residential District to H-3 Highway
               Commercial District on property generally located
               at Eiger Drive and Nebraska Highway 2. (Related
               Items: 14-15, 14R-48) (2/10/14 - Placed on
               Pending, No Date Certain)
               Fact Sheet (2736K)

38)  14R-48    Special Permit No. 13060 - Application of Silver Office
               - Oakview LLC to allow a campground for 13 camp sites
               on property generally located at Eiger Drive and
               Nebraska Highway 2. (Related Items: 14-15, 14R-
               48) (2/10/14 - Placed on Pending, No Date
               Certain)
               Fact Sheet (2814K)


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. INDIVIDUALS ARE ALLOWED A TOTAL
     OF 5 MINUTES TO SPEAK REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER OF TOPICS. FOR
     THE MONTH OF MARCH, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE HELD
     ON MARCH 10TH & 31ST.


ADJOURNMENT   5:14 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing Date of Mon., March 10, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. on the
     Application of Val Limited dba Valentino's for a Class I Liquor
     License at 3535 Holdrege St.

     Hearing Date of Mon., March 10, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. on the
     Application of GNS Corp. dba Cappy's for a Liquor Catering
     License at 5560 S. 48th St. #4.

     Hearing Date of Mon., March 10, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. on the
     Application of WBC Enterprises LLC dba Night Owl Pub for a Class
     C Liquor License at 3233 ½ S. 13th St.

     Hearing Date of Mon., March 10, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. on the
     Application of Henry Mac LLC dba Henry's on South to add a Liquor
     Catering License and for an addition to the licensed premise of
     an L shaped outdoor area approx. 40' X 30' X5' to the southwest
     for a Sidewalk Caf? at 2110 Winthrop Rd.


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