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      ACTION  FROM  THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING HELD
                  MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2015 AT 3:00 P.M.

                    ALL MEMBERS PRESENT EXCEPT LAMM

                    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-208   Approving a Grant Agreement between the City of Lincoln
               on behalf of the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health
               Department and the FDA for a $350,000.00 grant for the
               Retail Food Safety Consultation Program for a five year
               term. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89280)
               Fact Sheet (31K)
               Attachment (195K)

 2)  15R-210   Approving a multi-year contract between Southeast
               Community College and the City of Lincoln on behalf of
               the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department for
               clinical experiences of nursing students for the term
               of November 1, 2015 through October 31, 2018.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89281)
               Fact Sheet (65K)
               Attachment (265K)

 
 3)  15R-212   Appointing Lucas Sabalka to the Air Pollution Advisory
               Board for a term expiring September 1, 2017.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89282)
               Attachment (86K)

 4)            Resolution Approving the Distribution of Funds
               Representing Interest Earnings on Short-term
               Investments of Idle Funds During the Month Ended August
               31, 2015. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89283)

 5)            Report from City Treasurer of City Cash on Hand at the
               Close of Business August 31, 2015. (PLACED ON FILE)

 6)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions and
               Ordinances passed by City Council on September 28,
               2015.  (PLACED ON FILE)

 7)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions and
               Ordinances passed by City Council on October 5, 2015. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

 8)            Setting the Hearing Date of Monday, November 16, 2015
               at 3:00 p.m. on the Assessments for the Downtown,
               Downtown Core Overlay & Downtown Maintenance Business
               Improvement Districts and the West Haymarket/ Downtown
               Maintenance, Management, and Core Management Business
               Improvement Districts. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89284)


     
PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 9)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, November 2, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. for the Application of Casey's Retail Company
               dba Casey's General Store #2979 for a Class D Liquor
               License located at 4135 S 48th St.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89285)

10)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, November 2, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. for the Application of JeSaChto Inc. dba
               barVino for a Class C Liquor License located at 2801
               Pine Lake Road, Suite H.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89286)

11)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, November 2, 2015 at
               3:00 p.m. for the Application of Fucor Inc. dba Venue
               Restaurant and Lounge to amend their Class CK Liquor
               License from the current description of a one story
               building approx. 104' x 82' including a sidewalk caf?
               approx. 40' x 10' to the south to a new description of
               a irregular shaped single story area of Suites #100,
               #101, #103, in a strip mall approx. 132' x 160'
               including an outdoor area approx. 10'x 40' to the south
               at 4111 Pioneer Woods Dr., Suites #100, #101, #103 and
               #107. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89287)

12)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 15068,to Northern
               Lights 17th Addition,  approved by the Acting Planning
               Director on October 6, 2015, requested by Seacrest &
               Kalkowsi, for a waiver to extend the time for two years
               to install ornamental lighting and street trees,
               generally located at N. 84th Street and Northern Lights
               Drive.
               Administrative Amendment No. 15069,to Special
               Permit #15034, Grandview Estates Addition CUP, and
               Special Permit #14015, Grandview Estates 1st Addition
               CUP, approved by the Acting Planning Director on October
               8, 2015, requested by Civil Design Group, to redesignate
               Block 1 as Outlot N, and Lots 3 and 4, Block 6 as Outlot O,
               all for private open space, generally located at S. 70th
               Street and Rokeby Road.

13)            REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPARTMENT:
               Change of Zone No. 15026, from AG Agricultural
               District to R-3 Residential District, on property
               legally described as a portion of Lot 22, I.T., located
               in the NE 1/4 of Section 32-11-7, Lincoln, Lancaster
               County, Nebraska, generally located at North 56th
               Street and Alvo Road.
               Special Permit No. 15062, to sell alcoholic
               beverages for consumption on and off the premises, on
               property legally described as Lot 3, Robbers Cave
               Subdivision, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska,
               generally located at 3235 South 10th Street.  The
               Planning Commission action is final, unless appealed to
               the City Council.

14)         MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

15)            Application of Piedmont Hospitality, LLC dba The
               Piedmont Bistro for a Class C liquor license at 1265
               South Cotner Boulevard, Suite 40.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89288)

16)            Manager Application of Kevin W. Shinn for Piedmont
               Hospitality, LLC dba The Piedmont Bistro at 1265 South
               Cotner Boulevard, Suite 40.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 
               6-0; A-89289)

     
17)            Application of D&S Operations, LLC dba Cigarz Lounge
               for a Class C liquor license at 800 Q Street, Suite
               102. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89290)

18)            Manager Application of Susan M. Robeson for D&S
               Operations, LLC dba Cigarz Lounge at 800 Q Street,
               Suite 102. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89291)

     
19)            Application of Denis Vontz dba Holmes Golf Course for a
               Class C liquor license at 3701 South 70th
               Street.(P.H. CON'T W/ACTION 1 WEEK TO 10/26/15, 6-0)

     
20)            Manager Application of Denis M. Vontz for Denis Vontz
               dba Holmes Golf Course at 3701 South 70th
               Street. (P.H. CON'T W/ACTION 1 WEEK TO 10/26/15, 6-0)

     
21)            Application of Lincoln Leisure Club, LLC dba The Local
               for a Class CK liquor license at 2755 Jamie Lane, Suite
               15. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89292)

22)            Manager Application of Tracy J. Graham for Lincoln
               Leisure Club, LLC dba The Local at 2755 Jamie Lane,
               Suite 15. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89293)

23)            Application of Converse Service, Inc. dba Converse
               Service for a Class D liquor license at 8201 North
               56th Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89294)

     
24)            Manager Application of Chris L. Converse for Converse
               Service, Inc. dba Converse Service at 8201 North
               56th Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89295)

     
25)            Application of MVPZ AND ME - Lincoln, LLC dba BurgerFi
               for a Class I liquor license and a Class E
               Entertainment District liquor license at 300 Canopy
               Street, Suite 150. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89296)

     
26)            Manager Application of Kenneth B. Ratliff for MVPZ AND
               ME - Lincoln, LLC dba BurgerFi at 300 Canopy Street,
               Suite 150. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89297)

     
27)            Application of Zipline Brewing Company for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area measuring
               approximately 36 feet by 72 feet at 2100 Magnum Circle
               on November 1, 2015 from noon to 5:00 p.m.
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89298)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

28)  15R-207   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of September 16-30, 2015.
               (AMENDED TO REMOVE THE CLAIM OF DUANE & TERRI HANSEN
               FOR CON'T P.H. & ACTION 1 WEEK TO 10/26/15, 6-0; 
               ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 6-0; A-89299)
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (71K)

29)  15R-209   Assessing Public Health Nuisance Abatement costs
               associated with the clearing of public nuisances by the
               Health Department to the following benefitted
               properties: 926 Washington, 1609 S. 27th, 1411
               N. 24th, 3440 Saint Paul, 2501 S. 10th, 2105 N. 63rd, 
               4220 B, 6316 Tanglewood, 1821 N. 31st, 2248 Sheldon, 3435
               N. 9th, 731 Garfield, 1220 S. 48th, 869 N. 45th, 
               842 W. A, 435 NW 13th, 245 F, 1709 N. 29th, 
               and 1645 Washington. (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89300)
               Fact Sheet (31K)
               Attachment (99K)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
     (ITEMS 30 THROUGH 32 HAD 2ND READING)

30)  15-122   Amending the pay schedule for the employee group whose
               classifications are assigned to the pay range which is
               prefixed by the letter "A" by creating the
               classification of "Dental Hygienist Supervisor."
               (10/5/15 - Public Hearing delayed to 10/19/15)
               Fact Sheet (28K)
               Attachment (25K)

31)  15-119    Authorizing the issuance of Tax Allocation Bonds for
               the Victory Park - VA Campus Project.
               Fact Sheet (36K)

32)  15-130    Creating Special Assessment Sewer District No. 1188  
               for the purpose of constructing a sewer district
               to replace a failing lift station, in the Calvert
               Street right-of-way from South 6th Street to
               the west approximately 500 feet, and assessing the
               costs thereof against the benefitted property.
               Fact Sheet (70K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

33)  15-123    Street & Alley Vacation No. 15005 - Vacating the
               remaining portion of the north one-half of Pine Lake
               Road right-of-way, generally located at South
               84th Street and Pine Lake Road. (PASSED, 6-0; #20253)
               Fact Sheet (2420K)

34)  15-124    Accepting and approving an Amendment to the Lease
               Agreement between the City of Lincoln and Experian
               Marketing Solutions, Inc to extend the term of the
               lease of approximately 27,042 square feet of office
               space on the first floor and approximately 990 square
               feet of the lower level for a five year period from
               December 21, 2015 through December 20, 2020.
               (PASSED, 6-0; #20254)
               Fact Sheet (59K)
               Attachment (131K)

35)  15-125    Amending Chapter 23.10 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to
               adopt the 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code,
               as specifically amended by Chapter 23.10 of the LMC and
               modifying the fee structure. (PASSED, 6-0; #20255)
               Fact Sheet (55K)

36)  15-126    Amending Title 20 of the Lincoln Municipal Code by
               adding a new Chapter 20.10 to adopt the 2012 edition of
               the International Residential Code, except Chapter 11
               thereof;  adopting Chapter 11 of the 2009 edition of
               the International Residential Code relating to thermal
               energy conservation; and repealing Chapter 20.12 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing.
               (PASSED, 6-0; #20256)
               Fact Sheet (49K)

37)  15-127    Amending Title 20 of the Lincoln Municipal by adding a
               new Chapter 20.06 to adopt the 2012 edition of the
               International Building Code, except Chapter 13 thereof;
               adopting Chapter 13 of the 2009 edition of the
               International Building Code relating to thermal energy
               conservation; and repealing Chapter 20.08 of the
               Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing.
               (PASSED, 6-0; #20257)
               Fact Sheet (57K)

38)  15-128    Amending Chapter 21.05 of the Lincoln Municipal Code,
               the Property Maintenance Code of the City of Lincoln,
               by amending LMC Section 21.05.010 to adopt the 2012
               edition of the International Property Maintenance Code,
               as specifically amended by Chapter 21.05 of the LMC.
               (PASSED, 6-0; #20258)
               Fact Sheet (57K)

39)  15-129    Amending Chapter 19.03 of the Lincoln Municipal Code,
               the Fire Code, by amending LMC Section 19.03.010 to
               adopt the 2012 edition of International Fire Code, as
               specifically amended by Chapter 19.03 of the LMC.
               (PASSED, 6-0; #20259)
               Fact Sheet (59K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 40 THROUGH 48 HAD 1ST READING)

40)  15R-211   Authorizing an application to the Nebraska Game & Parks
               Commission for Land and Water Conservation grant
               funding assistance for the renovation of four
               neighborhood park playgrounds (Neighbors, Easterday,
               Cripple Creek, and Lintel Parks). (10/5/15 -
               Introduction delayed to 10/19/15)
               Fact Sheet (52K)

41)  15R-213   Approving a Contract between the City of Lincoln and
               Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company for Computer
               Equipment (Servers and Storage), Peripherals, and
               Related Services, pursuant to Minnesota NASPO
               ValuePoint Master Agreement MNNVP-134 and MNWNC-115,
               for a term of October 1, 2015 through March 31, 2017 in
               the amount of $360,000.00. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (37K)
               Attachment (4434K)     

42)  15R-214   Approving a Contract between the City of Lincoln and
               Hewlett Packard Company for Computer Equipment
               (Desktops, Laptops, and Tablets), Peripherals, and
               Related Services, pursuant to Minnesota NASPO
               ValuePoint Master Agreement MNNVP-133 and MNWNC-115,
               for a term of October 1, 2015 through March 31, 2017 in
               the amount of $450,000.00. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (35K)
               Attachment (6269K)

43)  15R-215   Appointing Peggie A. Weatherford to the Lincoln Housing
               Authority Board for a term expiring July 1, 2020.
               (Consent)
               Attachment (30K)

     
44)  15R-216   Appointing Tom Randa to the Lincoln-Lancaster County
               Board of Health for a term expiring April 15, 2016.
               (Consent)
               Attachment (30K)

45)  15R-217   Appointing Melissa Dirr Gengler to the Historic
               Preservation Commission for a term expiring April 15,
               2016. (Consent)
               Attachment (28K)

     
46)  15R-218   Reappointing Amrita Mahapatra to the Mayor's
               Multicultural Advisory Committee for a term expiring
               September 18, 2018. (Consent)

     
47)  15R-219   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of October 1-15, 2015.
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (70K)

48)  15R-221   Hearing on the request to transfer the cable television
               franchise held by Time Warner Cable Midwest, LLC to
               Charter Communications, Inc.
               Fact Sheet (11K)
               Attachment (122K)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (ITEM 49 HAD 1ST READING)

     
49)  15-131    Text Amendment 15020 - Amending Title 27 of the Lincoln
               Municipal Code relating to the Lincoln Zoning Ordinance
               by amending Sections 27.67.040(y) and 27.67.100(c) to
               allow unpaved parking for greenhouses and garden
               centers in the AG zoning district.
               Fact Sheet (16K)


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 OCTOBER, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE HELD ON
     OCTOBER 19TH & 26TH.


ADJOURNMENT 4:31 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Monday, October 26, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. on the
     Application of Tic Toc Bar LLC dba Tic Toc Bar for a Class C
     Liquor License located at 317 S. 11th Street.

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