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       IMMEDIATELY PRIOR TO THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING
                THE BOARD OF EQUALIZATION CONVENED
                      TO DISCUSS ASSESSMENTS FOR
     WATER DISTRICT 1204(APPROVED,7-0)AND WATER DISTRICT 1205(APPROVED,7-0)


    ACTION FROM THE REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING HELD
                MONDAY, JULY 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)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions and
               Ordinances passed by City Council on July 13, 2015.
               (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 2)            Setting the hearing date of Mon., August 3, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Application of Countryview Studios
               Inc. for a Special Designated License at Art & Soul
               located at 5740 Hidcote Dr. on August 13, 2015 from 6
               p.m. to 9 p.m. and on August 27, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 9
               p.m.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89117)

 3)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 15057 to Preliminary
               Plat #06004, Wilderness Hills, approved by the Acting
               Planning Director on July 14, 2015, requested by Olsson
               Associates, to remove from the Wilderness Hills
               preliminary plat that area included in the Wilderness
               Creek PUD, generally located at S. 33rd Street
               and Yankee Hill Road.

 4)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 5)            Application of SMG Food & Beverage, LLC for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area
               approximately 263 feet by 97 feet at Pinnacle Bank
               Arena at 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive on August 7, 2015
               from 4:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89118) 

 6)            Application of SMG Food & Beverage, LLC for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area
               approximately 700 feet by 448 feet at Pinewood Bowl
               Theater at 3201 South Coddington on September 24, 25 &
               26, 2015 from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89119)

 7)            Application of Hergert Oil Company dba Super C for a
               Class D liquor license at 1700 L Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89120)

 8)            Manager Application of Joel B. Larson for Hergert Oil
               Company dba Super C at 1700 L Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89121)

 9)            Application of Silver Fox, Inc. dba WC's South Lounge &
               Sports Bar for a Class C liquor license at 2109 Hwy 2.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89122)

10)            Manager Application of Chuck C. Cheever for Silver Fox,
               Inc. dba WC's South Lounge & Sports Bar at 2109 Hwy 2.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89123) 

11)            Application of Lam Kuai Fang, LLC dba Perfect Diner for
               a Class I liquor license at 2855 North 27th
               Street.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89124)

12)            Manager Application of Geng Ye for Lam Kuai Fang, LLC
               dba Perfect Diner at 2855 North 27th Street.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89125)

13)            Application of Penny L. Cottingham for Eagle's
               Fraternal Order 147 dba Eagle's Fraternal Order 147 at
               500 West Industrial Lake Drive.
               (PUBLIC HEARING & ACTION CONTINUED FOR 1 WEEK TO 08/3/15, 7-0)

14)            Application of Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC dba
               Shopko 47 for a Class B liquor license at 100 South
               66th Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89126)

15)            Manager Application of James E. Larson for Shopko
               Stores Operating Co., LLC dba Shopko 47 at 100 South
               66th Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89127)

16)            Application of Brian M. Hofmeister for MMG
               Nebraska F & B, Inc. dba Chili's Grill & Bar at 6730
               South 27th Street.(PUBLIC HEARING & ACTION CONTINUED TO 08/10/15, 7-0)

17)            Application of BW&R Canopy, LLC dba Buffalo Wings &
               Rings for the addition of a catering license to their
               Class I liquor license at 350 Canopy Street, Suite 200.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89128)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS - NONE


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
(ITEMS 18 THROUGH 22 HAD 2nd READING)

18)  15-88     Change of Zone 15017 - Application of Paws 4 Fun,
               LLC for a change of zone from H-2 Highway Business
               District to B-3 Commercial District on property
               generally located at 222 North 44th
               Street.
               Fact Sheet (1336K)

19)  15-89     Change of Zone 15015 - Application of Robert and
               Marjorie Birkett for a change of zone from AG
               Agricultural District to R-3 Residential District
               on property generally located at 5000 South
               84th Street.
               Fact Sheet (13452K)

20)  15-90     Change of Zone 15014 - Application of South Hills,
               Inc. for a change of zone from R-1 Residential
               District to R-2 Residential District on property
               generally located southwest of the intersection of
               Old Cheney Road and Norman Road.  (Related
               Items: 15-90, 15R-151)
               Fact Sheet (23510K)

21)  15R-151   Special Permit No. 15035 - Application of South Hills,
               Inc. to allow the construction of a residential health
               care facility for up to 258 residents, including
               waivers to the Zoning Code and Land Subdivision
               Ordinance to increase the maximum height of buildings,
               allow block length to exceed 1,320 feet, and eliminate
               pedestrian easement requirements for a block length
               exceeding 1,000 feet, on property generally located on
               the west portion of the Knolls Country Club, west of
               Norman Road and south of Old Cheney Road. (Related
               Items: 15-90, 15R-151) (Action Date: 8/3/15)
               Fact Sheet (34383K)
               Attachment (3421K)

22)  15-91     Amending Chapter 9.44 fo the Lincoln Municipal    
               Code relating to Fireworks to prohibit the sale 
               or use of sky lantern fireworks within the City of Lincoln.
               Fact Sheet (31K)


                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS - NONE


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 23 THROUGH 32 HAD 1ST READING)

23)  15R-152   Appointing Vicki Powell to the Lincoln/Lancaster County
               EMS Oversight Authority, Inc. for a term expiring May
               16, 2019. (Consent)    
               Attachment (35K)

24)  15R-153   Reappointing Leo Benes and Thomas Wright to the Alarm
               Review Board for terms expiring July 1, 2017.
               (Consent)

25)  15R-154   Reappointing Linda Carter and Michael DeKalb to the
               Startran Advisory Board for term expiring October 20,
               2018. (Consent)

26)  15R-155   Reappointing John Whitmer to the Electrical Advisory,
               Appeals & Examining Board for a term expiring July 15,
               2018. (Consent)

 
27)  15R-156   Approving an Agreement between the City of Lincoln
               on behalf of the Lincoln Lancaster County Health
               Department and the Nebraska Department of Health
               and Human Services, Division of Public Health
               Tobacco Free Nebraska Program, to accept a subgrant 
               in the amount of $652,885.00 to develope and implement 
               strategies for reducing tobacco use and exposure to 
               tobacco smoke in schools and communities and eliminate 
               disparities related to tobacco use and its effects 
               among population groups, for a term of July 1, 2015 
               through June 30, 2017. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (74K)
               Attachment (476K)

28)  15R-157   Approving the 2015-16 Work Plan for the Interlocal
               Agreement on Stormwater Management between the City of
               Lincoln and the Lower Platte South Natural Resources
               District to address stormwater quality and quantity issues.
               Fact Sheet (31K)
               Attachment (67K)   

29)  15R-158   Approving a Preliminary Engineering Services Agreement
               Supplement No. 3 between the City of Lincoln and The
               Schemmer Associates, Inc. for Consultant compensation
               for additional work necessary to complete the Safety
               Project at North 14th Street and the eastbound
               off-ramp to US Highway 6 Federal Aid project (Project
               No. HSIP-5227(7), CN 12944).
               Fact Sheet (32K)
               Attachment (371K)  

30)  15R-159   Approving a Final Engineering Services Agreement
               between the City of Lincoln and Alfred Benesch &
               Company setting out the various duties and fees for the
               Safety Project at North 66th Street and
               Fremont Street Federal Aid project (Project No. HSIP-
               5253(1), CN 13227).
               Fact Sheet (70K)
               Attachment (1764K)

31)  15R-160   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of July 1-15, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (72K)

32)  15R-161   Hearing on One and Six Year Streets and Highways
               Program as required by State statute.
               Fact Sheet (47K)
               

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
(ITEMS 33 THROUGH 40 HAD 1ST READING) 

33)  15-92     Amending the pay schedules for certain employee
               groups by allowing a one time lump sum payment for
               employees whose classifications are assigned to
               the pay ranges prefixed by the letter "M".
               Fact Sheet (23K)
               Attachment (42K)

34)  15-93     Amending the pay schedules for certain employee
               groups by adjusting the schedules of annual,
               monthly, biweekly and hourly pay range equivalents
               for employees whose classifications are assigned
               to the pay ranges prefixed by the letter "X" to be
               effective August 13, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (22K)
               Attachment (213K)

35)  15-94     Amending the pay schedules for certain employee
               groups by adjusting the schedules of annual,
               monthly, biweekly and hourly pay range equivalents
               for employees whose classifications are assigned
               to the pay ranges prefixed by the letter "E" to be
               effective August 13, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (22K)
               Attachment (113K)

36)  15-95     Amending the pay schedules for certain employee
               groups by adjusting the schedules of annual,
               monthly, biweekly and hourly pay range equivalents
               for employees whose classifications are assigned
               to the pay ranges prefixed by the letter "B" to be
               effective August 13, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (23K)
               Attachment (17K)

37)  15-96     Amending the pay schedules for certain employee
               groups by adjusting the schedules of annual,
               monthly, biweekly and hourly pay range equivalents
               for employees whose classifications are assigned
               to the pay ranges prefixed by the letter "N" to be
               effective August 13, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (24K)
               Attachment (200K)

38)  15-97     Amending the pay schedules for certain employee
               groups by adjusting the schedules of annual,
               monthly, biweekly and hourly pay range equivalents
               for employees whose classifications are assigned
               to the pay ranges prefixed by the letter "C" to be
               effective August 13, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (24K)
               Attachment (125K)

39)  15-98     Amending the pay schedules for certain employee
               groups by adjusting the schedules of annual,
               monthly, biweekly and hourly pay range equivalents
               for employees whose classifications are assigned
               to the pay ranges prefixed by the letter "A" to be
               effective August 13, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (24K)
               Attachment (150K)

40)  15-99     Amending Section 5.17.575 of the Lincoln Municipal
               Code relating to the Telecommunication/Cable
               Television Advisory Board to provide that the City
               Council shall appoint a City Council member to
               serve as one of the eleven board members.
               Fact Sheet (21K)                              

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
     JULY 13TH & 27TH.


ADJOURNMENT	7:37 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Monday, August 3, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for the
     Application of Blink Restaurants Inc. dba Blink, Fresh Casual
     Eatery for a Class C with Catering Liquor License located at 803
     Q St., Ste 150.

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