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          ACTION FROM THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING  HELD
                  MONDAY, JUNE 8, 2015 AT 3:00 P.M.

                        ALL MEMBERS PRESENT
            
       MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015
     WAS PRESENTED TO A TEAM FROM PUBLIC WORKS & UTILITIES SOLID WASTE 
    MANAGEMENT.  THE TEAM INCLUDED JASON KILLINGSWORTH, KEVIN PATAK AND 
   MARK REYNOLDS IN THE CATEGORIES OF CUSTOMER RELATIONS 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)  15R-104   Reappointing Dr. Kara Biven, Mark Hunzeker, Douglas
               McDaniel, and Kyle Michaelis to the Lincoln/Lancaster
               County EMS Oversight Authority, Inc. for terms expiring
               May 16, 2019. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88976) 

 2)  15R-105   Appointing Dr. William Jackson to the Veterans Memorial
               Garden Advisory Council for a term expiring November 1, 2015.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88977)  

 3)  15R-106   Appointing Rebecca Henderson to the Telecommunication/Cable 
               Television Advisory Board for a term expiring July 1, 2016. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88978)  

 4)  15R-107   Appointing Garry Morgan to the Veterans Memorial Garden
               Advisory Council for a term expiring November 1, 2016. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88979) 

 5)  15R-110   Appointing Trent Fellers, Leirion Gaylor Baird, and
               Cyndi Lamm to the City Performance Audit Committee for 
               terms expiring May 31, 2017. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88980) 

 6)  15R-111   Appointing Leirion Gaylor Baird to the Joint Budget
               Committee for a term expiring May 31, 2017 and appointing 
               Jane Raybould Cyndi Lamm to the Joint Budget
               Committee for a term expiring May 31, 2016. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88981) 

 7)  15R-112   Appointing Leirion Gaylor Baird, Roy Christensen, and
               Cyndi Lamm to the Railroad Transportation Safety District for 
               terms expiring May 31, 2016. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88982) 

 8)  15R-113   Appointing Roy Christensen to the Parks and Recreation
               Advisory Board for a term expiring May 31, 2016. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88983) 

 9)  15R-114   Appointing Jane Raybould to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               County Board of Health for a term expiring May 31, 2016. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88984) 

10)  15R-115   Appointing Jane Raybould to the Public Building
               Commission for a term expiring August 1, 2016. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88985) 

11)            Report from the City Treasurer of the Monthly City Cash
               Report for the month of April 30, 2015. (PLACED ON FILE) 


 PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

12)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 22, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for 
               the Manager Application of Jill M. Robertson for J.J's Lounge, 
               LLC dba The Lounge at 2001 West O St. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88986) 

13)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 22, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for 
               the Manager Application of Timothy Peterson for Chipotle Mexican Grill, 
               Inc dba Chipotle Mexican Grill #1651 at 1317 Q St., Suite 100.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88987)

14)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 22, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for 
               the Manager Application of Timothy Peterson for Chipotle Mexican Grill, 
               Inc dba Chipotle Mexican Grill #673 at 2801 Pine Lake Rd. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88988)

15)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 22, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for 
               the Manager Application of Jeff Cox for CCW, LLC dba HuHot Mongolian Grill at 
               201 N. 66th St. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88989)

16)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 22, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for the 
               Manager Application of Jeff Cox for CCW, LLC dba HuHot Mongolian Grill at 
               2525 Pine Lake Rd. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88990)

17)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 22, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for
               the Application of Hub Cafe, LLC dba Hub Cafe for a Class IK Liquor License
               located at 250 N. 21st St., #3.    
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88991)

18)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 15, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for 
               the Application of SMG Food & Beverage, LLC dba Pinnacle Bank Arena for an outdoor 
               SDL at 400 Pinnacle Arena Dr. for Good Guys Rod & Custom Car Show on June 27, 2015 
               from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-88992)

19)            REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPARTMENT:
               Change of Zone No. 15013, requested by Seacrest
               & Kalkowski, Eastmont at Yankee Hill Planned Unit
               Development, for a change of zone from AG Agriculture
               to R-3 Residential PUD, on property generally located
               at S. 52nd Street and Yankee Hill Road; for a Planned
               Unit Development designation of said property; and for
               approval of a development plan which proposes
               modifications to the Zoning Ordinance and Land
               Subdivision Ordinance to allow a Residential Healthcare
               Facility and associated uses, office uses and
               residential uses per the R-3 zoning district.
               Change of Zone No. 15014, requested by Seacrest
               & Kalkowski, from R-1 Residential to R-2 Residential,
               on property generally located southwest of the
               intersection of Old Cheney Road and Norman Road.
               Change of Zone No. 15015, requested by Olsson
               Associates, a change of zone from AG Agriculture
               District to R-3 Residential District, on property
               generally located at 5000 South 84th Street.
               Change of Zone No. 15016, requested by Olsson
               Associates, Wilderness Creek Planned Unit Development,
               for a change of zone from AG Agriculture District to
               R-3 PUD including areas designated for H-4 General
               Commercial development, R-3 Residential development,
               and R-5 Residential development, on property generally
               located at South 40th and Yankee Hill Streets, for a
               Planned Unit Development designation of said property;
               and for approval of a development plan which proposes
               modifications to the Zoning Ordinance and Land
               Subdivision Ordinance to allow for a mix of commercial
               and residential uses.
               Special Permit No. 15023, requested by Design
               Associates, to allow Emerald Care Center to operate as
               a Residential Healthcare Facility in the AG zoning
               district, on property generally located at 5500 South
               Coddington Avenue.
               Special Permit No. 15028, requested by Olsson
               Associates, a request for a Community Unit Plan to
               allow for the development of a 34-lot subdivision, with
               waivers to setbacks, lot width, lot area, and private
               roadway design standards, on property generally located
               at 5000 South 84th Street.
               Special Permit No. 15031, requested by Jeremy
               Seefeldt, to allow for the sale of alcohol for
               consumption on the premises, on property generally
               located at 1000 Saunders Avenue.
               Special Permit No. 15032, requested by St.
               Teresa Church, for the construction of a parking lot in
               a residential district with a reduction of the front
               and side yard setbacks, on property generally located
               at 710 South 36th Street.
               Special Permit No. 15035, requested by Seacrest
               & Kalkowski, to allow the construction of a residential
               healthcare facility for up to 285 residents and to
               allow waivers to the Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision
               Ordinance to adjust the height requirement, and
               eliminate block length and pedestrian easement
               requirements, on property generally located on the west
               portion of the Knolls Country Club, Norman Road and Old
               Cheney Road.
               Text Amendment No. 15004, requested by Design
               Associates, an ordinance amending Title 27 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code relating to the Zoning Code by
               amending Sections 27.06.080, 27.63.530, and 27.72.010
               to allow a Healthcare Facility, Residential as a
               special permitted use in the AG zoning district on a
               lot which has five or more acres; amending Section
               27.63.090 to allow dwellings for members of religious
               orders on a lot which has five or more acres; and
               repealing Sections 27.06.080, 27.63.090, 27.63.530, and
               27.72.010 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto
               existing.
               Text Amendment No. 15007, requested by Lori
               Tackett, amending Section 27.06.070 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code relating to the Household Living Use
               Group to allow dwellings for caretakers as a permitted
               use in the B-1, B-2, and B-3 zoning districts; and
               repealing Section 27.06.070 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code as hitherto existing.

20)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 15004 to Final Plat
               #13096, Wilderness Hills 5th Addition, approved by the 
               Acting Planning Director on May 29, 2015, Acceptance 
               of Affidavit of Surveyor to correct the typographical 
               errors on Lot 11, Block 4 of Wilderness Hills 5th Addition, 
               generally located at S 30th Street and Whispering Wind
               Boulevard.
               Administrative Amendment No. 15046 to Use Permit
               #154D, Wilderness Hills Commercial,  approved by the
               Acting Planning Director on May 29, 2015, to adjust the
               parking requirement and allowed square feet on certain
               lots, and to revise notes accordingly, on property
               generally located at S. 27th Street and Yankee
               Hill Road.
               Administrative Amendment No. 15047 to Use Permit
               #13011A, Russwood Park,  approved by the Acting
               Planning Director on May 28, 2015, to increase the
               height of the commercial building on Lot 2 from 65 feet
               to 68 feet, on property generally located at N.
               84thStreet and O Street.

21)  MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                    - END CONSENT AGENDA - 


  PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

22)            Application of Lincoln Children's Zoo for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area
               approximately 1500 feet by 400 feet at Zooville Square
               in the Lincoln Children's Zoo at 1222 South
               27th Street on June 12, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to
               midnight. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88993)

23)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 545 feet by 313 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex at 4100 North
               84th Street on June 12, 2015 from 10:00 a.m.
               to 1:30 a.m.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88994)

24)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 545 feet by 313 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex at 4100 North
               84th Street on June 27, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. to
               1:30 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88995)

25)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 545 feet by 313 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex at 4100 North
               84th Street on July 18, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. to
               1:30 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88996)

26)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 545 feet by 313 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex at 4100 North
               84th Street on August 6, 2015 from 2:00 p.m.
               to 1:30 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88997)

27)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 285 feet by 160 feet at
               Lancaster Super Fair Entertainment Tent at 4100 North
               84th Street on August 5, 6, 7 & 8, 2015 from
               noon to 1:30 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88998)

28)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 550 feet by 50 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex-Bleacher Area at 4100
               North 84th Street on July 30 & 31 and August
               1, 2, 3 & 4, 2015 from noon to 1:30 a.m. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-88999)

29)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 550 feet by 50 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex-Bleacher Area at 4100
               North 84th Street on August 5, 2015 from noon
               to 1:30 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89000)

30)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 550 feet by 50 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex-Bleacher Area at 4100
               North 84th Street on August 7 & 8, 2015 from
               noon to 1:30 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89001)

31)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 285 feet by 160 feet at
               Lancaster Super Fair Entertainment Tent at 4100 North
               84th Street on July 30 & 31 and August 1,2,3
               & 4, 2015 from noon to 1:30 a.m. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89002)

32)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 545 feet by 313 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex at 4100 North
               84th Street on August 22, 2015 from 2:00 p.m.
               to 1:30 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89003)

33)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 550 feet by 50 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex-Bleacher Area at 4100
               North 84th Street on August 29, 2015 from
               10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89004)

34)            Application of Lancaster Ag Society/Lancaster Event
               Center for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area approximately 550 feet by 313 feet at
               Muhlbach Motorsports Complex at 4100 North
               84th Street on September 19, 2015 from 2:00
               p.m. to 1:30 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89005)

35)            Application of Blue Blood Brewing Company, Inc. dba
               Blue Blood Brewing Company for a special designated
               license to cover an outdoor area approximately 70 feet
               by 90 feet at 500 West South Street on June 12, 2015
               from noon to 11:00 p.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89006)

36)            Application of Blue Blood Brewing Company, Inc. dba
               Blue Blood Brewing Company for a special designated
               license to cover an outdoor area approximately 70 feet
               by 90 feet at 500 West South Street on June 27, 2015
               from noon to 11:00 p.m.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89007)

37)            Application of GNS Corporation dba Cappy's for a
               special designated license to cover an outdoor area
               approximately 55 feet by 55 feet at 5560 South
               48th Street on June 14, 2015 from 10:30 a.m.
               to 8:00 p.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89008)

38)            Application of Zipline Brewing Co., LLC dba Zipline
               Brewing Co. for a special designated license to cover
               an outdoor area approximately 70 feet by 72 feet at
               2100 Magnum Circle on June 19, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. to
               9:00 p.m.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89009)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

39)  15R-103   Certifying the appointment of Carl Eskridge to the West
               Haymarket Joint Public Agency to fill an unexpired four
               year term or for so long as such representative serves
               in his position as Council Member. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89010) 
               Fact Sheet (10K)

40)  15R-108   Authorizing the Mayor to execute an Agreement between
               the City of Lincoln and the State of Nebraska
               Department of Roads (NDOR) for the concrete girder
               inspection of the Penny Bridges located on Sheridan
               Boulevard. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89011)
               Fact Sheet (57K)
               Attachment (340K) 
        
41)  15R-109   Approving the extension of the termination date of an
               existing Inter-Governmental Agreement, previously
               approved by Resolution No. A-87288, between Nebraska
               Department of Environmental Quality and the City of
               Lincoln from June 30, 2015 to December 31, 2016. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89012)
               Fact Sheet (57K)
               Attachment (63K)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
(ITEMS 42 THROUGH 45 HAD 2ND READING)

42)  15R-102   Use Permit 117E - Application of Peters Properties, LLC
               to remove the land use table, maximum floor area
               tables, and land area calculations from the site plan
               and approve the waiver to eliminate the specific use
               regulation as defined in 27.51.030(c)(1), on property
               generally located west of South 14th Street
               and Garret Lane. (Related Items 15R-102, 15-73)  
               (Action date: 6/15/15)    
               Fact Sheet (3M)

43)  15-73     Text Amendment 15006 - Amending Sections 27.51.030
               and 27.64.010 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to the I-3 Employment Center District to
               allow the City Council to waive specific use
               regulations set forth in Section 27.51.030; and
               repealing Sections 27.51.030 and 27.64.010 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing.
               (Related Items 15R-102, 15-73)
               Fact Sheet (49KB)

44)  15-65     Approving an Amendment to the Bond Ordinance for
               the City of Lincoln, Aspen Heights Redevelopment
               Project in Greater Downtown Lincoln to create
               another bond purchaser type and set priorities for
               repayment.

45)  15-66     Approving an Amendment to the Bond Ordinance for
               the City of Lincoln, Block 68 Redevelopment
               Project in Greater Downtown Lincoln to create
               another bond purchaser type and set priorities for
               repayment.

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

46)  15-69     Change of Zone 15004 - Vavrina Meadows Planned
               Unit Development application of R.C. Krueger
               Development Company, for a change of zone to add
               an overlay Planned Unit Development ("PUD")
               designation upon existing R-3 Residential
               District, B-2 Planned Neighborhood Business
               District, and H-4 General Commercial District
               property; for approval of special permitted uses
               for a Residential Health Care Facility and Early
               Childhood Care Facility; and for approval of the
               development plan for the PUD, 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. (PASSED, 7-0; #20200)           
               Fact Sheet (3M)

47)  15-70     Change of Zone 15010 - Application of Madison
               Avenue Lofts, LLC, 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. (PASSED, 7-0; #20201)
               Fact Sheet (5M)

48)  15-72     Street & Alley Vacation 15003 - Vacating the
               remaining portion of the east/west alley in the
               block bounded by M Street, South 21st Street, 
               N Street, and South 20th Street. (PASSED, 7-0; #20202)
               Fact Sheet (2M)
               Attachment (79K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 49 THROUGH 52 HAD 1ST READING)

49)  15R-116   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of May 16-31, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (79K)

50)  15R-117   Approving a resolution regarding the publication of the
               revenues and expenditures associated with the City of
               Lincoln's temporary one quarter (1/4) percent sales tax
               increase instituted on October 1, 2015; directing the
               City's Finance Director to publish on the City's
               website a monthly and running total of the revenue
               received from the city sales tax increase; and
               directing the Finance Director to publish on the City's
               website an itemized list of the monthly and running
               total of expenditures spent, for the public safety
               radio system as well as the joint police and fire and
               rescue station and the three fire and rescue stations.
               Fact Sheet (10K)

51)  15R-118   A resolution regarding the response by the City's
               Public Works Department to the sanitary sewer back-up
               problems suffered by some Lincoln residents during two
               recent extraordinary rain events; directing the City's
               Public Works Department to take a number of steps to
               decrease the likelihood of sewage back-ups during
               future large rain events.
               Fact Sheet (10K)

52)  15R-119   A resolution to approve the creation of a Temporary
               Sanitary Sewer Disaster Recovery Assistance Program,
               funded by Risk Management, to provide a City fund for
               reimbursement of mitigation costs for Lincoln
               homeowners, renters, and small business owners that
               were impacted by damages caused by sanitary sewer back-
               up during two extraordinary rain events.
               Fact Sheet (11K)
               Attachment (31K)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (ITEM 53 HAD 1ST READING)

53)  15-74     Miscellaneous 15001 - Application of Lincoln North
               Creek, LLC to vacate a portion of North Creek
               Commercial Park final plat, generally located at
               the end of Wildcat Drive and Whitehead Drive.
               Fact Sheet (2187K)               
               Attachment (233K)

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 JUNE, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE HELD ON
     JUNE 8TH & 29TH.


ADJOURNMENT	3:51 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Monday, June 15, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the Manager
     Application of Travis A. Ehlers for GMRI Inc. dba Olive Garden
     Restaurant #1432 at 90 Gateway.

     Hearing date of Monday, June 15, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the Manager
     Application of Lisa Fryda for Nebraska Entertainment Inc dba
     Lincoln Grand Cinema at 1101 P St.

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