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              ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                     MONDAY, MARCH 17, 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-71    Appointing Robin McDannel to the Keno Human Services
               Advisory Board for a term expiring July 1, 2017. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88134)
               Attachment (41K)

 2)  14R-72    Appointing Roshan Pajnigar to the Citizen Police
               Advisory Board for a term expiring November 17, 2014. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88135)
               Attachment (46K)

 3)  14R-73    Appointing Jonathan Rehm to the Human Rights Commission
               for a term expiring December 31, 2014. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88136)
               Attachment (46K)

 4)  14R-74    Appointing Amanda Baron and Melanie Ways to the Human
               Rights Commission for terms expiring December 31, 2016. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88137)
               Attachment (104K)

 5)            Resolution approving the distribution of funds
               representing interest earnings on short-term
               investments of Idle Funds during the month ended
               January 31, 2014. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88138)

 6)            Report from the City Treasurer of Franchise Tax for the
               month of January, 2014 from Black Hills/Nebraska Gas
               Utility Co., LLC. (PLACED ON FILE)

 7)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions and
               Ordinances passed by the City Council on March 3, 2014.
               (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 8)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 13016 to Final Plat
               No. 04050, Vavrina Meadows 19th Addition, approved by 
               the Planning Director on March 7, 2014, requested by 
               R.C. Krueger Development Co., Inc., to extend the time 
               for two years to install sidewalks and street trees for 
               Vavrina Meadows 19th Addition. The improvements shall be 
               completed by March 7, 2016. Property is generally located
               at Executive Woods Dr. and Yankee Hill Rd. 


 9)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

10)            Application of The Flatwater Bistro, LLC dba Flatwater
               Bistro for a Class CK liquor license at 801 R Street,
               Suite 100. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88139)


11)            Manager application of John E. Coffey for The Flatwater
               Bistro, LLC dba Flatwater Bistro at 801 R Street, Suite
               100. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88140)

12)            Application of Blue Blood Brewing Company, Inc. for a
               special designated license to cover an area  measuring
               approximately 70 feet by 90 feet in the parking lot at
               500 West South Street, Suite 8, on April 5, 2014 from
               12:00 p.m. to 11:59 P.M. (P.H. AND ACTION DELAYED FOR 
               ONE WEEK TO 03/24/14, 7-0)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 13 & 14 HAD 2ND READING)

13)  14-27     Vacation No. 14001 - Vacating the north-south
               alley and the connection thereto between North
               14th Street and Centennial Mall North.
               Fact Sheet (1117K)
               Motion To Amend (22K)

14)  14-28     Comp. Plan Conformance 14001 - Declaring
               approximately 7.73 acres of property generally
               located south of V Street between North 4th Street
               and North 6th Street as surplus property.
               Fact Sheet (2369K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

15)  14R-68    Approving Hooks Lincoln, Inc. dba Tanner's Bar & Grill
               as a Keno satellite site at 8600 South 30th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88141)
               Fact Sheet (103K)

16)  14R-69    Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City,
               Lancaster County, and Saunders County for the
               development of a Local Workforce Investment System.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88142)
               Fact Sheet (98K)
               Attachment (267K)

17)  14R-70    Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of February 16 - 28, 2014.
               (MTA #1 ADOPTED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-88143)
               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (20K)
               Motion To Amend (6K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


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

18)  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) (PASSED, 7-0; #20002)

19)  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) (Action Date: 3/17/14)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88144)
               Fact Sheet (-0K)

20)  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)
               (Action Date: 3/17/14) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88145)  
               Fact Sheet (12K)
               Attachment (3203K)

21)  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.
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20003)
               Fact Sheet (51K)
               Attachment (140K)


"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) - NONE


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 22 THRU 24 HAD 1ST READING)

22)  14R-75    Reappointing Jim Johnson and Liz Kuhlman to the
               Historic Preservation Commission for terms expiring
               April 15, 2017. (Consent)

23)  14R-76    Appointing Arthur Zygielbaum to the
               Telecommunication/Cable TV Advisory Board for a term
               expiring July 1, 2016. (Consent)
               Attachment (80K)

24)  14R-77    Waiver No. 14002   Application of Word of Life Lutheran
               Church to waive landscape screening requirements and to
               waive the parking lot surfacing requirement, pursuant
               to Section 27.67.100(c) of the Lincoln Municipal Code,
               on property generally located at North 1st Street and
               Fletcher Avenue.
               Fact Sheet (1320K)
               Attachment (469K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN - NONE

PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

25)  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

26)  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)

27)  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)

28)  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   3:30 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Monday, March 24, 2013 at 3 p.m. on the
     Application of Lincoln Blue Sushi, LLC dba Blue Sushi Sake Grill
     for a Retail Class I Liquor License at 804 R Street, Haymarket
     Courtyard Marriott. 

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