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  ACTION FROM  THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING  HELD
               MONDAY, AUGUST 10, 2015 AT 3:00 P.M.

                    ALL MEMBERS PRESENT


      MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 2015 WAS
  PRESENTED TO OLGA KANNE, HOUSING REHABILITATION SPECIALIST II, FOR THE
        HOUSING REHABILITATION & REAL ESTATE DIVISION OF THE URBAN
               DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT 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-165   Approving a Contract Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln, Lancaster County and Whelen Engineering
               Company for WSCA-NASPO LED Emergency Light Bars, Siren
               Warning Accessories and Other Related Accessories,
               pursuant to Master Agreement No. 81297, for an
               additional one year term through July 31, 2016.
               ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89152)
               Fact Sheet (25K)
               Attachment (519K)

 2)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions and
               Ordinances passed by City Council on July 27, 2015.
               (PLACED ON FILE)

 3)            Report from City Treasurer of City Cash on Hand at the
               Close of Business July 30, 2015.  (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 4)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 17, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Manager Application of Lisa J. Fryda
               for Marcus Lincoln Hotel, LLC dba Marriott Cornhusker
               at 333 S. 13th Street.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89153)

 5)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 17, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Application of Meier's Wine Inc dba
               Meier's Cork  N Bottle for a Special Designated License
               at the Sunken Gardens at 27th & Capitol Pkwy.
               on August 27, 2015 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89154)

 6)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 24, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Manager Application of Christopher L.
               Murray for Wilderness Ridge Golf LLC dba Wilderness
               Ridge Golf at 1800 Wilderness Woods Place.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89155)

 7)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 24, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Application of Moran's Liquor Works
               LLC dba Moran's Liquor Works to upgrade their Liquor
               License from a Class DK to a Class CK at 3402 A Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89156)

 8)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 24, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Application of BPC Nebraska LLC dba
               Boss' Pizza & Chicken for a Class A (Beer, On Sale
               Only) Liquor License at 1000 Saunders Avenue.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89157)

 9)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 24, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Manager Application of Gretchen E.
               Cooper for GJR LLC dba Coop's Corner at 4947 Holdrege
               Street.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89158)

10)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 24, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Manager Application of Britany S.
               Grady for Whitehead Oil Company dba U Stop 12 at 6801
               Wildcat Drive.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89159)

11)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 24, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Manager Application of Mark Eggert for
               BW&R Canopy LLC dba Buffalo Wings & Rings at 350 Canopy
               Street, Suite 200.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89160)

12)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 24, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Manager Application of Michael R.
               Schmidt for The Old Pub LLC dba The Old Pub at 420 S.
               11th Street.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89161)

13)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, August 24, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. on the Manager Application of Markie Bryce
               for 1339 O Street, Inc. dba Brothers Bar & Grill at
               1339 O Street.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89162)


14)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

15)            Manager Application of Brian M. Hofmeister for MMG
               Nebraska F & B, Inc. dba Chili's Grill & Bar at 6730
               South 27th Street. (7/27/15 - Public
               Hearing & Action delayed to 8/10/15)
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89163)

16)            Applications of Y.A.M.S., Inc. dba Joysticks, BW&R
               Canopy, LLC dba Buffalo Wings & Rings, Peace a Pie, LLC
               dba Mellow Mushroom, Breezy Island, LLC dba Breezy
               Island, Club at the Yard, LLC dba Rule G, Bar at the
               Yard, LLC dba Longwell's, Yin Family, LLC dba Hiro 88,
               Yard Investments, LLC dba Gate 25, and Astra Vega, LLC
               dba Vega for a special designated license to cover an
               outdoor area in the Railyard at 300/350 Canopy Street
               on August 21, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. to midnight.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89164)

17)            Application of SMG Food & Beverage, LLC for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area measuring
               approximately 700 feet by 448 feet at Pinewood Bowl
               Theater at 3201 South Coddington on August 25, 26 & 27,
               2015 from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL,
               7-0; A-89165)

18)            Application of John Neihardt Foundation for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area measuring
               approximately 50 feet by 150 feet and an indoor area
               measuring approximately 40 feet by 60 feet on the first
               floor at Ferguson House at 700 South 16th
               Street on August 22, 2015 from 6:15 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-89166)



PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

19)  15R-166   Authorizing the Mayor to execute an Agreement
               between the City of Lincoln and the State of
               Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR) so that
               Federal Funds may be used for construction and
               construction engineering of the Old Cheney,
               40th Street to Highway 2 Pavement Repair
               project.  Project No. LCLC-5202(9), CN 13315.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89167)
               Fact Sheet (79K)
               Attachment (773K)

20)  15R-167   Authorizing the Mayor to execute an Agreement between
               the City of Lincoln and the State of Nebraska
               Department of Roads (NDOR) so that Federal Funds may be
               used for construction and construction engineering of
               the Superior Street, 27th Street to Cornhusker
               Highway Pavement Repair project.  Project No. LCLC-
               5254(10), CN 13316.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89168)
               Fact Sheet (57K)
               Attachment (661K)

21)  15R-168   Authorizing the Mayor to execute an Agreement between
               the City of Lincoln and the State of Nebraska
               Department of Roads (NDOR) so that Federal Funds may be
               used for construction and construction engineering of
               the 27th Street, Holdrege Street to Fletcher
               Avenue Pavement Repair project.  Project No. LCLC-
               5231(16), CN 13317.  (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-89169)
               Fact Sheet (56K)
               Attachment (615K)

22)  15R-164   Use Permit 72A - Application of Maple Meadows Condo
               Association to reduce the front yard setback in the R-T
               Residential Transition District from 25 feet to 15 feet
               in order to install a free-standing sign located 15
               feet from the front property line, and change the
               landscaping plan, on property generally located at 4910
               Normal Boulevard.  (ADOPTED, 6-0; FELLERS ABSTAINED;
               A-89170)
               Fact Sheet (4288K)

23)  15R-163   Comp. Plan Conformance 15010 - Approving the proposed
               VA Campus Redevelopment Plan on approximately 65 acres,
               including the 70th Street right-of-way, for a
               mixed-use project identified as Victory Park, which
               will consist of housing, medical care, and services for
               senior citizens and veterans, on property generally
               located at 600 South 70th Street.  (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-89171)
               Fact Sheet (1043K)
               Attachment (897K)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
       (ITEMS 24 & 25 HAD 2ND READING)

24)  15-75     Change of Zone 13004B - Application of TDP Phase
               One, LLC, to amend Ordinance No. 19870, relating
               to the Railyard Special Sign District to allow two
               sponsorship signs for the Railyard and limited
               advertising on The Cube, on property generally
               located at North 7th Street and Q Street.
               (Related Items: 15-75, 15R-162)
               Fact Sheet (464K)

25)  15R-162   Approving Amendment No. 1 to the West Haymarket
               Redevelopment Agreement between the City of Lincoln,
               the West Haymarket Joint Public Agency, and TDP Phase
               One, LLC which includes an Amended and Restated
               Plaza/Cube License Agreement. (Related Items: 15-75,
               15R-162) (Action Date: 8/17/15)
               Fact Sheet (41K)
               Attachment (256K)


                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

26)  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".
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20223)
               Fact Sheet (23K)
               Attachment (42K)

27)  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.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20224)
               Fact Sheet (22K)
               Attachment (213K)

28)  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.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20225)
               Fact Sheet (22K)
               Attachment (113K)

29)  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.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20226)
               Fact Sheet (23K)
               Attachment (17K)

30)  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.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20227)
               Fact Sheet (24K)
               Attachment (200K)

31)  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.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20228)
               Fact Sheet (24K)
               Attachment (125K)

32)  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.  (PASSED, 7-0; #20229)
               Fact Sheet (24K)
               Attachment (150K)

33)  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.
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20230)
               Fact Sheet (21K)


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

34)  15R-169   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of July 16-31, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (31K)
               Attachment (71K)

35)  15R-171   Approving a Support and Upgrade Advantage Addendum and
               Master Agreement Rider Quotation between the City of
               Lincoln and N.A.C.R. for VoIP annual software
               maintenance, pursuant to Master Agreement No. M225, for
               an additional three year term. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (84K)
               Attachment (211K)

36)  15R-172   Approving Downtown Lincoln Association's 2015-2016 BID
               Budget and Program of Work for Downtown and West
               Haymarket Management and Maintenance Business
               Improvement Districts.
               Fact Sheet (35K)
               Attachment (555K)

37)  15R-173   Approving a Service Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln on behalf of the Lincoln-Lancaster County
               Health Department and Indian Center, Inc. on behalf of
               the Minority Health Partners' Initiative to reduce
               minority health risks, including assisting clients with
               accessing dental services and establishing a dental
               home for a term of July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2017.
               (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (26K)
               Attachment (280K)

38)  15R-174   Approving a Letter Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and the Lincoln Firefighters Association (IAFF,
               Local 644) amending the 2014-2015 labor contract
               regarding the Fire Captains Promotional Process for
               2015.
               Fact Sheet (49K)
               Attachment (36K)

39)  15R-177   Approving an agreement between the City of Lincoln and
               BKD, LLP for auditing services for all City funds
               except Lincoln Electric System, Lincoln Water System,
               and Lincoln Wastewater System and approving an
               agreement between the City of Lincoln and McGladrey,
               LLP for auditing services for Lincoln Water and Lincoln
               Wastewater funds, for the fiscal years ending August
               31, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.
               Fact Sheet (47K)
               Attachment (400K)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
     (ITEMS 40 THROUGH 45 HAD 1ST READING)

40)  15-100    Amending Section 9.44.090 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to Fireworks to provide that any public
               fireworks exhibition shall cease by 11:59 p.m.
               Fact Sheet (23K)

41)  15-102    Approving the close out of completed construction
               projects and transfer of unspent appropriations and
               cash (if any) from various projects to projects where
               additional funding is needed within the Public Works &
               Utilities Department and the Parks & Recreation
               Department.
               Fact Sheet (46K)

42)  15R-175   Approving the West Haymarket TDP Phase III
               Redevelopment Agreement between the City of Lincoln and
               TDP Phase Three, LLC relating to the redevelopment of
               property on private property generally bounded by P
               Street, half block south of Q Street, half block east
               of Arena Drive, Canopy Street, and the adjacent rights
               of way in Greater Downtown Lincoln. (Related Items:
               15R-175, 15R-176, 15-101, 15R-170)
               Fact Sheet (46K)
               Attachment (1128K)

43)  15R-176   Amending the FY 2014/15 CIP to authorize and
               appropriate $6,000,000 in TIF funds for the West
               Haymarket TDP Phase III Redevelopment Project.  
               (Related Items: 15R-175, 15R-176, 15-101, 
               15R-170)
               Fact Sheet (48K)

44)  15-101    Authorizing the issuance of tax allocation bonds with a
               total not to exceed the amount of $6,000,000 for the
               City of Lincoln, West Haymarket TDP Phase III
               Redevelopment Project in Greater Downtown Lincoln.
               (Related Items: 15R-175, 15R-176, 15-101, 15R-
               170)

45)  15R-170   Approving Fast Forward Funds for the construction of a
               Skywalk Bridge connecting the TDP Phase Three Office
               Building (HUDL headquarters) to the JPA Green 2 Parking
               Garage. (Related Items: 15R-175, 15R-176, 15-101,
               15R-170)
               Fact Sheet (39K)


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 AUGUST, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE HELD ON
     AUGUST 10TH & 24TH.


ADJOURNMENT     6:09 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Monday, August 17, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Application of Brewsky's Food & Spirits Haymarket LLC for a
     special designated license at Pioneer's Park Nature center at
     3201 S. Coddington on August 29, 2015 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

     Hearing date of Monday, August 17, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Application of Zipline Brewing Co. for a special designated
     license at Lincoln Journal Star Parking Lot at 9th & R
     Sts. on August 27, 2015 from 3:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

     Hearing date of Monday, August 17, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Application of Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church for a special
     designated license at the Church at 950 N. 63rd St. on
     August 28, 2015 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. and on August 29, 2015
     from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

     Hearing date of Monday, August 17, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Application of Nebraska Fresh Mex Inc dba Chevy's Fresh Mex for a
     Class IK Liquor License at 5500 S. 56th St.

     Hearing date of Monday, August 17, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Manager Application of Renee L. Snider for Walgreen Co. dba
     Walgreens #01162 at 8300 Northern Lights Dr., Walgreens #03182 at
     7045 O St., Walgreens #04088 at 2502 N. 48th St.,
     Walgreens #06884 at 4000 S. 70th St., Walgreens #02845
     at 5701 Village Dr., Walgreens #05874 at 2630 Pine Lake Rd.,
     Walgreens #11089 at 5500 Red Rock Ln., Walgreens #00515 at 2600
     S. 48th St., Suite 7, and Walgreens #00541 at 1301 O St.


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