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    ACTION  FROM  THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL MEETING HELD
               MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2015 AT 3:00 P.M.

                       ALL MEMEBERS PRESENT

           IN HONOR OF PRESIDENTS' DAY, THERE WILL BE
           NO CITY COUNCIL MONDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2015

                  MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
       FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2015 WAS PRESENTED TO
             ROBERT POE, FIRE EQUIPEMENT MECHANIC
   FOR THE LOGISTICS DIVISION OF THE LINCOLN FIRE & RESCUE
    IN THE CATAGORIES OF LOSS PREVENTION AND PRODUCTIVITY 

                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)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of
               Resolutions and Ordinances passed by 
               the City Council on January 26, 2015.
               (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 2)            Setting the hearing date of Mon. February
               23, 2015 at 3:00 5:30 p.m. on the Manager 
               Application of Jerry Conkel for RT Omaha
               Franchise, LLC dba Ruby Tuesday at 2700
               North Hill Road. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88764)

 3)            Setting the hearing date of Mon. February
               23, 2015 at 3:00 5:30 p.m. for the Application
               of Jonathan D. Benson dba Mahoney Golf 
               Shop for a Class I Liquor License (Beer,
               Wine & Distilled Spirits Consumption ON
               Premises) and a Class B Liquor License 
               (Beer Only, Consumption OFF Premises sale
               in Original Package Only) located at 7900
               Adams Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88765)

 4)            Setting the hearing date of Mon. February
               23, 2015 at 3:00 5:30 p.m. for the Application
               of Asian Buffet, Inc. dba Asian Buffet for
               a Class I Liquor License located at 5130
               N. 27th St., Suites 5, 6, & 7. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-88766)

 5)            Setting the hearing date of Mon. February
               23, 2015 at 3:00 5:30 p.m. for the Application
               of RAAJ Lincoln Lessee LLC dba Holiday
               Inn for a Class C with Catering Liquor
               License located at 141 131 N. 9th Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88767)

 6)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 14098 to Final
               Plat No. 05075, Wilderness Hills Commercial 
               Addition, approved by the Acting Planning 
               Director on January 30, 2015, requested by 
               Engineering Design Consultants, for a waiver
               to extend the time for two years to install
               street trees, on property generally located
               at 27th Street and Yankee Hill Road.
               Administrative Amendment No. 14100 to Final
               Plat No. 07048, Wilderness Hills Commercial
               2nd Addition, approved by the Acting Planning
               Director on January 30, 2015, requested by
               Engineering Design Consultants, for a waiver
               to extend the time for two years to install
               sidewalks and street trees, on property 
               generally located at 27th Street and Yankee
               Hill Road.

 7)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 8)            Application of Dao & Nguyen Properties LLC
               dba South Fast Break for a Class D liquor
               license at 1648 South Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88768)

 9)            Manager application of Paulina Nguyen for
               Dao & Nguyen Properties LLC dba South Fast
               Break at 1648 South Street. (ADOPTED FOR
               APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88769)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS - NONE


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
(as required)  (ITEMS 10 THRU 12 HAD 2ND READING)

10)  15-24     Comp. Plan Conformance 14027 - Declaring
               approximately 2,690 square feet of property
               generally located at North 12th Street and
               Charleston Street as surplus property.
               Fact Sheet (3379K)

11)  15-26     Approving the License Agreement between 
               the City of Lincoln and Omaha Public Power 
               District for the installation of a fiber 
               optic line on City owned property in 
               Ashland, Nebraska.
               Fact Sheet (87K)
               Attachment (213K)

12)  15-25     Change of Zone 14035 - Application of
               Darlene Harrison for a change of zone from
               R-2 Residential District to R-3 Residential
               District on property generally located at
               the northwest corner of South 40th Street
               and Pioneers Boulevard.          
               Fact Sheet (6216K)


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

13)  15-18     Text Amendment 14021 - Amending Section
               27.72.080 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to exceptions to front yard
               requirements to provide for a reduced
               commercial front yard setback in the O-1
               Office District and the B-3 Commercial
               District where there is an abutting
               residential district along the same
               block face. (2/2/15 - PUBLIC HEARING
               CONT'D 1 WEEK TO 2/9/15)(MTA #3 ADOPTED,
               7-0; PASSED AS AMENDED, 7-0; #20151)
               Fact Sheet (2718K)
               Motion To Amend (24K)

14)  15R-25    Approving a Development and Conditional
               Zoning Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and Ironwood Properties, LLC, 
               and Steffen Construction Specialists,
               Inc. to restrict use of the property 
               under the proposed Change of Zone No. 
               14029 on property generally located
               at the northeast corner of South 48th 
               Street and Pioneers Boulevard.(Related
               Items: 15R-25, 15-16) (Action Date: 2/9/15)
               (2/2/15 - PUBLIC HEARING CONT'D 
               1 WEEK TO 2/9/15) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88770)
               Fact Sheet (55K)
               Attachment (12K)

15)  15-16     Change of Zone 14029 - Application of 
               Ironwood Properties and Steffen 
               Construction Specialists, Inc. for a 
               change of zone from O-2 Suburban Office
               District to B-3 Commercial District on 
               property generally located at S. 48th 
               Street and Pioneers Boulevard.(Related
               Items: 15R-25, 15-16)(2/2/15 - PUBLIC
               HEARING CONT'D 1 WEEK TO 2/9/15)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20152)
               Fact Sheet (11846K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


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

16)  15-20     Repealing Ordinance No. 19940 creating
               Paving District No. 2633, in N.W. Nance
               Street from N.W. 8th to N.W. 9th Streets,
               due to the lack of a petition signed by
               a majority of affected property owners.
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20153)
               Fact Sheet (26K)

17)  15-23     Authorizing the issuance of not to exceed
               $375,000,000 City of Lincoln, Nebraska 
               Lincoln Electric System Revenue and 
               Refunding bonds. (PASSED, 7-0; #20154)
               Fact Sheet (52K)

18)  15-17     Change of Zone 14033 - Application of 
               Casey's Retail Company, Keith Sachewsky, 
               and James Peterson for a change of zone 
               from R-4 Residential and O-2 Suburban 
               Office to B-3 Commercial District on 
               property generally located northwest of
               the intersection of South 48th Street 
               and Meredeth Street. (MTA #1 ADOPTED,
               7-0; PASSED AS AMENDED, 7-0; #20155)
               Fact Sheet (8985K)
               Motion To Amend (6K)

19)  15R-22    Approving the O Street and North 84th 
               Street Agreement between the Nebraska
               Department of Roads, the City of
               Lincoln, Cornhusker Bank, and Brehm
               Enterprises, Inc. relating to Cornhusker
               Bank's construction of street improvements
               associated with Cornhusker Bank's development
               on the northwest corner of the intersection
               at 84th and O Streets and providing for the
               City to reimburse Cornhusker Bank for its 
               cost to construct a southbound right turn 
               lane on 84th Street with impact fees. 
               (Related Items 15R-22, 15R-27, 15-19)
               (Action Date: 2/9/15) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88771) 
               Fact Sheet (55K)
               Attachment (1265K)

20)  15R-27    Use Permit 13011A - Application of Brehm
               Enterprises, Inc. to amend the Russwood 
               Park Use Permit to increase the floor 
               area, to exceed the maximum height, and
               modify the parking requirements in the
               B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business 
               District on property generally located 
               at N. 84th Street and O Street.(Related
               Items: 15R-22, 15R-27, 15-19)(Action Date:
               2/9/15) (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88772)
               Fact Sheet (7895K)

21)  15-19     Vacation 14013 - Vacating approximately 
               0.03 acres of Russwood Parkway right-of-way
               adjacent to Outlot A, Russwood Park 4th 
               Addition, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska.
               (Related Items:15R-22, 15R-27, 15-19)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20156)
               Fact Sheet (4962K)


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


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 22 THRU 25 HAD 1ST READING)

22)  15R-33    Accepting the report of new and pending
               claims against the City and approving 
               disposition of claims set forth for the
               period of January 16-31, 2015.  
               Fact Sheet (10K)
               Attachment (68K)

23)  15R-34    Rescinding Resolution No. A-88189 adopted
               by the City Council on April 14, 2014 for
               the use of public right-of-way on the 
               northwest corner of South 6th Street and
               L Street for construction of a portion of
               a loading dock ramp.    
               Fact Sheet (87K)
               Attachment (703K)

24)  15R-35    Authorizing the Mayor to execute an Agreement 
               between the City of Lincoln and the State 
               of Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR) to 
               accept NDOR fiscal year 2015 construction 
               program funding of $400,000 for the resurfacing
               of selected State highway links in the City
               of Lincoln.
               Fact Sheet (28K)
               Attachment (143K)

25)  15R-36    Authorizing the Mayor to execute an Agreement
               between the City of Lincoln and the State of
               Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR) to accept
               NDOR fiscal year 2015 maintenance program 
               funding of $2,330,000 for the maintenance 
               resurfacing of selected State highway links
               in the City of Lincoln.
               Fact Sheet (28K)
               Attachment (182K)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 26 THRU 31 HAD 1ST READING, SEE ITEM #30)

26)  15-27     Authorizing the issuance of general
               obligation refunding bonds of the City
               in a principal amount of not to exceed
               $6,300,000.00 to refund the City's 
               outstanding General Obligation Storm 
               Sewer Bonds, Series 2005 and related
               matters.

27)  15-28     Authorizing the issuance of sanitary
               sewer revenue refunding bonds of the 
               City in a principal amount of not to 
               exceed $13,500,000.00 to refund the 
               City's outstanding Sanitary Sewer
               Revenue Bonds, Series 2005 and related
               matters.

28)  15-29     Authorizing the issuance of solid
               waste management revenue bonds of the
               City in a principal amount of not to
               exceed $7,060,000.00 and related matters.

29)  15-30     Authorizing the City to enter into a 
               lease-purchase transaction with Union 
               Bank and Trust Company in a principal
               amount of not to exceed $3,400,000.00
               to purchase and install light poles
               and related equipment, such as light 
               fixtures, wiring, and other items 
               necessary to complete the installation
               of new street lights in the City and
               related matters.

30)  15-21     Creating Sanitary Sewer District No.1189
               for the purpose of constructing an 8-inch
               diameter sanitary sewer in Winthrop Road
               approximately 300 feet south of Van Dorn 
               Street and assessing the costs thereof 
               against the benefitted property.(Request
               to Place on Pending)(PLACED ON PENDING NO
               DATE CERTAIN, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (59K)
               Attachment (1487K)

31)  15-22     Creating Sidewalk Improvement District 
               No. 97 for the purpose of constructing
               the sidewalks generally Located at 6844 
               Laurent Circle and assessing the costs 
               thereof against the benefitted property.
               Fact Sheet (93K)
               Attachment (41K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN - NONE


PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED ONE WEEK, SEE ITEMS #32 & #33)

               
32)  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)
               (WITHDRAWN, 7-0; #38-4657)
               Fact Sheet (2M)

33)  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)( WITHDRAWN, 7-0; #38-4658)
               Fact Sheet (2M)


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 FEBRUARY, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE
     HELD ON FEBRUARY 9TH &
     23RD.

ADJOURNMENT	3:43 P.M. 
 
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