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  IMMEDIATELY  PRECEDING  THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING,
      THE  BOARD  OF  EQUALIZATION  WILL  CONVENE  TO  DISCUSS
     ASSESSMENTS  OF  VARIOUS  BUSINESS  IMPROVEMENT  DISTRICTS:
    COLLEGE  VIEW  MAINTENANCE  BID;  HAVELOCK  MAINTENANCE  BID;
 NORTH  27TH  STREET  MAINTENANCE  BID;  SOUTH  STREET  MAINTENANCE BID;
               UNIVERSITY  PLACE  MAINTENANCE  BID

             ACTION FROM THE  BOARD  OF  EQUALIZATION HELD
                MONDAY,  APRIL 27, 2015 AT 5:30 P.M.

                           ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

1.   Call to Order

2.   College View Maintenance Business Improvement District generally
     extending from: South 48th Street between Calvert Street and
     Pioneers Boulevard. (APPROVED, 7-0) 
              Testimony by Staff
              Questions of Council to Staff
              Testimony by Public

3.   Havelock Street Maintenance Business Improvement  District
     generally extending  from:  Havelock Avenue from Cornhusker
     Highway on the west to 64th Street on the east.
     (APPROVED, 7-0)
              Testimony by Staff
              Questions of Council to Staff
              Testimony by Public

4.   North 27th Street Maintenance Business Improvement 
     District generally extending  from: North 26th Street on
     the west to North 28th Street on the east and from the
     centerline of O Street on the north to Fair Street on the south
     primarily including those properties abutting North 27th
     Street.  (APPROVED, 7-0)

5.   South Street Maintenance Business Improvement  District
     generally extending  from:  South Street from the alley west of
     9th Street east to 19th Street.
     (APPROVED, 7-0) 
              Testimony by Staff
              Questions of Council to Staff
              Testimony by Public

6.   University Place Maintenance Business Improvement District
     generally extending along North 48th Street from Colby
     Street on the South to the Half Block North of Adams Street on
     the North and along Saint Paul Avenue from North 47th
     Street to North 50th Street.
     (APPROVED, 7-0)
              Testimony by Staff
              Questions of Council to Staff
              Testimony by Public

7.   Voting Session

8    Adjourn sine die.   5:38 P.M.   


     ACTION FROM THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING HELD
                MONDAY, APRIL 27, 2015 AT 5:30 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)  15R-73    Approving a Contract Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and US Lawns for the annual requirements for
               mowing at South Street Maintenance Shop, pursuant to
               Quote No. 5073, for a four-year term. 
               (ACTION DELAYED 1 WEEK TO 5/04/15, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (76K)
               Attachment (3066K)     

 2)  15R-74    Appointing Gene Crump to the Nebraska Capitol Environs
               Commission for a term expiring January 9, 2018. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88880)

 3)  15R-75    Reappointing Alan Doster and Craig Strong to the
               Lincoln-Lancaster County Board of Health for terms
               expiring April 15, 2018.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88881)

 4)  15R-76    Reappointing Dan Kubr to the Building Code Board of
               Appeals for a term expiring April 1, 2018.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88882)

 5)  15R-80    Approving Home Visiting Services Contract 59298 04
               between the City of Lincoln, on behalf of the
               Lincoln-Lancaster Health Department, and the State of
               Nebraska to provide home visiting services for at risk
               families for a term of July 1, 2015 through June 30,
               2019 with four optional annual renewals. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88883)
               Fact Sheet (56K)
               Attachment (178K)

 6)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolution and
               Ordinances passed by City Council on April 13, 2015. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

 7)            Lincoln Electric System Financial & Operating Statement
               for the month of March, 2015.  (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 8)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of SMG Food & Beverage LLC dba
               Pinnacle Bank Arena for an Outdoor SDL at Pinewood Bowl
               at 3201 S. Coddington for the Lindsey Stirling Concert
               on May 30, June 1, & June 2, 2015 from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m.
               each day.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88884)

 9)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of SMG Food & Beverage LLC dba
               Pinnacle Bank Arena for an Outdoor SDL at 400 Pinnacle
               Arena Drive for Celebrate Lincoln on June 4, 5, 6, 2015
               from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. and June 7, 2015 from 12 a.m. to
               4 p.m.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88885)

10)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of SMG Food & Beverage LLC dba
               Pinnacle Bank Arena for an Outdoor SDL at Pinewood Bowl
               at 3201 S. Coddington for the Widespread Panic Concert
               on June 22, 23 & 24, 2015 from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. each
               day.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88886)

11)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of SMG Food & Beverage LLC dba
               Pinnacle Bank Arena for an Outdoor SDL at Pinewood Bowl
               at 3201 S. Coddington for the Jim Gaffigan Concert on
               July 30, 31 & August 1, 2015 from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. each
               day.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88887)

12)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of SMG Food & Beverage LLC dba
               Pinnacle Bank Arena for an Outdoor SDL at Pinewood Bowl
               at 3201 S. Coddington for the Styx & Loverboy Concert
               on August 8, 9 & 10, 2015 from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. each
               day.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88888)

13)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of SMG Food & Beverage LLC dba
               Pinnacle Bank Arena for an Outdoor SDL at Pinewood Bowl
               at 3201 S. Coddington for the Prairie Home Companion
               Event on Aug. 20, 21, & 22, 2015 from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m.
               each day.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88889)

14)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of SMG Food & Beverage LLC dba
               Pinnacle Bank Arena for an Outdoor SDL at Pinewood Bowl
               at 3201 S. Coddington for the Hozier PWB Concert on
               Sept. 10, 11 & 12, 2015 from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. each day.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88890)

15)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Blue Blood Brewing Co. dba
               Blue Blood Brewing for an Outdoor SDL at 500 W South
               St. on May 16, 2015 from noon to 11:59 p.m.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88891)

16)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Famous Dave's Ribs-U Inc dba
               Famous Dave's for an Outdoor SDL at 2750 Pine Lake Rd.
               on May 30, 2015 from 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88892)

17)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Ken's Liquor Inc for an
               Outdoor SDL at the Lincoln Children's Zoo at 1222 South
               27th St., on May 30, 2015 from 4 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88893)

18)            REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPARTMENT:
               Change of Zone No. 15004, requested by REGA
               Engineering, the Vavrina Meadows Planned Unit
               Development (PUD); for a change of zone from R-3
               Residential District, B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business
               District, and H-4 General Commercial District to R-3,
               B-2 and H-4 PUD; for a Planned Unit Development
               District designation of said property; and for special
               permitted uses including a Residential Health Care
               Facility and Early Childhood Care Facility and for approval 
               of the development plan, which proposes modifications to the
               Zoning Ordinance, Land Subdivision Ordinance and Design Standards, 
               on property generally located at South 14th Street and Yankee Hill
               Road.  
               Change of Zone No. 15010, requested by Brett
               Harris, to designate the former Nebraska Wesleyan
               Hospital as a Landmark, changing the zoning district
               from B-3 to B-3 with landmark overlay, on property
               generally located at North 48th Street and Madison
               Avenue.
               Special Permit No. 15022, requested by LA Home
               Builders, to allow for the expansion of a nonconforming
               use, to encroach into the front yard setback, on
               property generally located at 2120 Woodsdale Blvd.
               Special Permit No. 168B, requested by Loy Todd,
               an amendment to the existing special permit to allow
               for the expansion of a paved parking lot in a
               residential district, with a request to adjust the
               front yard setback, on property generally located at
               South 13th Street and H Street.
               Special Permit No. 1856A, requested by Design
               Associates of Lincoln, to amend the special permit to
               allow a building addition to the existing residential
               healthcare facility for up to a maximum of 27
               residents, on property generally located at 4610
               Mandarin Circle.

19)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 15025 to Use Permit
               #123E, Landmark Corporate Center, approved by the
               Acting Planning Director on April 14, 2015, requested
               by REGA Engineering, to change one lot into 3 lots (Lot
               13-15, Block 2) and to revise notes accordingly, on
               property generally located at N. 33rd Street
               and Folkways Boulevard.
               Administrative Amendment No. 15020 to Change of
               Zone #2179E, Central Park PUD, approved by the Acting
               Planning Director on April 16, 2015, requested by Tom
               Fitchett, increase the amount of floor area from 37,650
               square feet to 38,350 square feet, on property
               generally located at N. 52nd & R Streets.
               Administrative Amendment No. 15030 to Special
               Permit #1854, Zion Church, approved by the Acting
               Planning Director on April 17, 2015, requested by
               Verizon Wireless, to rescind Special Permit #1854
               originally approving personal wireless antennas in the
               steeple of Zion Church, on property generally located
               at 848 D Street.

20)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

21)            Request of One Family LLC dba Alsultan Lounge at 1637 P
               St. to close until October 31, 2015 under a "hardship
               status" due to their establishment burning down. (APPROVED, 7-0)

22)            Application of Janelli Sanchez Vargas dba Cielito Lindo
               for the addition of a catering license to their Class I
               liquor license at 100 North 1st Street, Suite 1.
               (PUBLIC HEARING & ACTION DELAYED FOR 1 WEEK TO 05/4/15, 7-0)

23)            Application of McFarland Family Farms, LLC dba Mac's
               Creek Winery for a special designated license to cover
               an outdoor area measuring approximately 10 feet by 10
               feet at Canopy Street and Q Street on June 6 & 27, July
               11 & 25, August 15 & 29, September 5, 12, & 26, and
               October 10, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88894)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

24)  15R-77    Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of April 1-15, 2015. (AMENDED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-88895)
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (73K)
               Motion To Amend (6K)

PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
(ITEMS 25 THROUGH 27 HAD 2ND READING, SEE ITEM #25 AND #26)

25)  15R-78    Approving the Blue Blood Brewing Company Redevelopment
               Agreement between the City of Lincoln and Blue Blood
               Brewing Company, Inc. relating to the redevelopment of
               property located at 3235 South 10th Street for
               construction of a brewery and taproom, including
               renovation, restoration, and opening of Robber's Cave.
               (Related Items:  15R-78, 15R-79, 15-60)(Action
               Date: 5/4/15)
               Fact Sheet (66K)
               Attachment (8417K)

26)  15R-79    Amending the FY 14/15 CIP to authorize and appropriate
               $130,000.00 in TIF funds for the Blue Blood Brewing
               Company Redevelopment Project. (Related Items:  15R-
               78, 15R-79, 15-60)(Action Date: 5/4/15)
               Fact Sheet (51K)

27)  15-60     Authorizing the issuance of Tax Allocation Bonds
               for the Blue Blood Brewing Company Robber's Cave
               Project. (Related Items:  15R-78, 15R-79, 15-60)
               Fact Sheet (52K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

28)  15-55     Vacation 14010 - Vacating the east/west alley
               between O Street and N Street from the west line
               of 23rd Street to the east line of the Antelope
               Creek Channel.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20187)
               Fact Sheet (1958K)
               Attachment (1917K)

29)  15-56     Text Amendment 15002 - Amending Section 27.63.200
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Clubs to
               delete the setback requirement; and repealing
               Section 27.63.200 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as
               hitherto existing.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20188)
               Fact Sheet (1179K)
               Attachment (315K)

30)  15-59    Amending Chapter 12.08 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to Parks, General Rules and
               Regulations, by amending Section 12.08.070,
               Unlawful to be in Park After Hours, to specify
               that a violation of that section shall be an
               infraction; and amending Section 12.08.340 to
               specify that a violation of any provision of Title
               12 or any rule or regulation adopted pursuant
               Title 12 shall be a misdemeanor, unless otherwise
               specifically provided.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20189)
               Fact Sheet (66K)

31)  15-58     Change of Zone 15007 - Application of M&W Holdings
               for a change of zone from R-3 Residential District
               and B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business District to
               R-4 Residential District on property generally
               located at North 14th Street and Indigo Road. (PASSED, 7-0; #20190)
               Fact Sheet (1.6M)
               Attachment (2348K)

32)  15-57     Change of Zone 15008 - Application of Eiger
               Corporation for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural District and AGR Agricultural
               Residential District to B-5 Planned Regional
               Business District on property generally located at
               South 84th Street and Pine Lake Road. (Related
               Items: 15-57, 15R-71)(PASSED, 7-0; #20191)
               Fact Sheet (1429K)
               Attachment (1417K)

33)  15R-71    Use Permit 140E - Application of Eiger Corporation to
               expand the boundary of the existing use permit by
               approximately 17 acres to allow an automated car wash
               and an approximately 210,000 square foot free-standing
               super store, on property generally located at South
               84th Street and Pine Lake Road. (Related Items: 15-
               57, 15R-71)  (Action Date: 4/27/15)(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88896)
               Fact Sheet (2.4M)
               Attachment (2315K)


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

RESOLUTIONS - 1st READING - (ITEMS 34 THROUGH 39 HAD 1ST READING)

34)  15R-86    Approving a Contract between the City of Lincoln and
               ACP International dba SA-SO for the annual supply for
               Fiber Cable Marker Tags, pursuant to Quote No. 5076,
               for a four year term. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (62K)
               Attachment (3407K)

35)  15R-87    Approving a Contract between the City of Lincoln and
               Accurate Forms and Supplies for the annual supply for
               Parking Ticket Envelopes, pursuant to Quote No. 5053,
               for a four-year term. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (53K)
               Attachment (7197K)

36)  15R-81    Assessing nuisance abatement costs associated with the
               clean up work by the Building and Safety Department on
               the property generally located at 340 NW 19th
               Street.
               Fact Sheet (53K)
               Attachment (651K)

37)  15R-82    Approving 48 Bowl, Inc. dba Hollywood Bowl as a Keno
               satellite site at 920 North 48th Street.
               Fact Sheet (42K)

38)  15R-83   Approving the renewal of an interlocal Agreement
               between the City of Lincoln and the University of
               Nebraska-Lincoln Office of Online and Distance
               Education to provide for online portal and program
               delivery for online food handler and city
               alcohol/seller training programs.
               Fact Sheet (60K)
               Attachment (554K)

39)  15R-88    Approving a transfer of appropriations in the amount of
               $10,181.36 from General Fund, Account 01001.5989
               (Discretionary funds of Jonathan Cook) to Account
               409360.6138, Parks & Recreation Department CIP
               Community Action Program.
               Fact Sheet (79K)

ORDINANCES - 1st READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
(ITEMS 40 THROUGH 44 HAD 1ST READING)

40)  15-62     Change of Zone 15011 - Application of
               Troncone Family Trust for a change of zone
               from AG Agricultural District to AGR
               Agricultural Residential District on property
               generally located at 9400 South 56th
               Street.
               Fact Sheet (1898K)
               Attachment (1558K)

41)  15-63     Text Amendment 15003 - Amending Section 27.63.090
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code to provide that the
               number of members residing in a dwelling for
               members of a religious order may be increased up
               to 100% when the dwelling is located within 600
               feet from the boundary of a school, church, or
               early childhood care facility served by the
               members and amending Table 27.72.010(c)
               "Exceptions to the Minimum Lot Requirements in the
               AG and AGR Districts" in Section 27.72.010(c) of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code to allow a dwelling for
               members of a religious order in the AG district on
               a lot having a minimum area of five acres. 
               Fact Sheet (754K)
               Attachment (446K)

42)  15-64     Vacation 15004 - Vacating approximately 0.34 acres
               of M Street right-of-way along the south side of
               "M" Street from a point 15 feet west of the east
               right-of-way line of 7th Street to the
               west right-of-way line of 8th Street, and
               a portion of L Street right-of-way along the north
               side of "L" Street from a point 15 feet west of
               the east right-of-way line of 7th Street
               to the west right-of-way line of 8th
               Street.  (Related Items: 15-64, 15R-84, 15R-85)
               Fact Sheet (3872K)
               Attachment (2708K)

43)  15R-84    Approving a Permanent Subsurface Underground Geothermal
               and Permanent Above Ground Access Easement Agreement
               between the City of Lincoln and The Dairy House, LLC
               granting The Dairy House an easement to install,
               operate, inspect, maintain, repair, and replace
               geothermal wells beneath a portion of the 8th
               Street and "M" Street public right of ways; and
               granting The Dairy House an easement to configure,
               stripe, mark, and use portions of the surface of said
               right-of-ways for parking and access across the
               easement areas to perform such work, on property
               generally located between "M" Street and "L" Street and
               7th Street and 8th Street. (Related
               Items: 15-64, 15R-84, 15R-85)
               Fact Sheet (11K)
               Attachment (864K)

44)  15R-85    Approving a Maintenance and Repair and Public Access
               Easement Agreement between The Dairy House, LLC and the
               City of Lincoln, granting the City a maintenance and
               repair easement over a portion of vacated M Street and
               L Street, to maintain and repair the abutting non-
               vacated M and L Street and granting the City a public
               access easement to use the sidewalks located on vacated
               M Street and L Street or Grantor's Property for
               pedestrian access, on property generally located
               between "M" Street and "L" Street and 7th
               Street and 8th Street. (Related Items: 15-
               64, 15R-84, 15R-85)
               Fact Sheet (11K)
               Attachment (6115K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN - NONE


PENDING LIST - NONE


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 APRIL, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE HELD ON
     APRIL 13TH & 27TH.


ADJOURNMENT   6:15 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Application of Meier's Wine Inc. dba Innovation Campus Conference
     Center for a Class I Liquor License located at 2021
     Transformation Drive.

     Hearing date of Monday, May 4, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Application of Kiechel Fine Art LLC dba Kiechel Fine Art at 1208
     O Street to expand their Class C Liquor License to now cover the
     entire three story building including the rooftop area
     (previously only the 1st & 2nd Floors were licensed).

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