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        ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2016 AT 3:00 P.M.

              ALL MEMBERS PRESENT EXCEPT GAYLOR BAIRD

      MAYOR'S  AWARD  OF  EXCELLENCE FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 
  2016 WAS PRESENTED TO LINCOLN POLICE OFFICERS INVESTIGATOR TYLER 
      COOPER AND INVESTIGATOR ERIC MESSERSMITH OF THE CENTRAL 
                     INVESTIGATION SECTION.


                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)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for College View
               Business Improvement District and Assessing the Cost
               Against the Benefitted Properties.(ADOPTED, 6-0; 
               A-89622)

 2)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for Havelock
               Business Improvement District and Assessing the Cost
               Against the Benefitted Properties.(ADOPTED, 6-0; 
               A-89623)

 3)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for North 27th 
               Street Maintenance Business Improvement District and 
               Assessing the Cost Against the Benefitted Properties.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89624)

 4)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for South Street
               Business Improvement District and Assessing the Cost
               Against the Benefitted Properties.(ADOPTED, 6-0; 
               A-89625)

 5)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for University
               Place Maintenance Business Improvement District and
               Assessing the Cost Against the Benefitted Properties.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89626)

 6)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolution and
               Ordinances Passed by City Council on April 4, 2016. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

 7)            Report from City Treasurer of Franchise Fees from Black
               Hills Corporation for the month of February, 2016. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

 8)            Report from City Treasurer of 911 Surcharges for the
               month of March, 2016.(PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 9)            Informal Petition to create an Alley Grading and
               Graveling District from 48th to 51st Streets between 
               High & Sherman Streets submitted by Raymond D. Crisp.  
               (Referred to Public Works)(PLACED ON FILE)

10)            Informal Petition to create a Water District in Almira
               Ln., from 70th Street to the Country Meadows Neighborhood, 
               submitted by Corey Tallman.(Referred to Public Works) 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

11)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Countryview Studios Inc dba
               Art & Soul for a deletion of their outdoor area from
               their licensed premise at 5740 Hidcote Drive.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89627)

12)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Firethorn Golf Company LLC
               dba Firethorn Golf Club for an addition to their licensed 
               premise to include a second clubhouse meausring 83' x 175', 
               a pool, & a tennis area measuring approx. 192' x 196' at 
               9301 Firethorn Lane.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89628)

13)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Arizola Enterprises LLC dba
               Angry Kob for a Class C Liquor License at 5250 Cornhusker 
               Highway.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89629)

14)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Bourbon Entertainment LLC
               dba Bourbon Theatre for a Class C Liquor License at
               1415 O Street.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89630)

15)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Casey's Retail Company dba
               Casey's General Store #2978 for reconstruction of their
               store at 4411 North 27th Street.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89631)

16)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Manager Application of Jeffrey L. Hubbard
               for GJJRB LLC dba The Spigot at 1624 O Street.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89632)

17)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:00
               p.m. on the Application of Fucor Inc dba Venue Restaurant 
               & Lounge for a Class C Liquor License at 2021 Transformation 
               Drive.(ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89633)

18)            THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO PLANNING:
               Special Permit No. 16009, requested by Window World, for the 
               construction of a carport, on property generally located at 
               1801 Kings Highway.
               Special Permit No. 16010, requested by Allo Communications, 
               LLC, , for the construction and operation of a fiber optic 
               utility building, on property generally located at 3515 
               Holmes Park Road.
               Special Permit No. 16012, requested by Allo Communications, 
               LLC, for the construction and operation of a fiber optic 
               utility building, on property generally located at the 
               southwest corner of North 70th and Adams Streets.
               Special Permit No. 16014, requested by Allo Communications, 
               LLC, for the construction and operation of a fiber optic 
               utility building, on property generally located at the 
               southeast corner of South 17th and Garfield Streets. 
               Special Permit No. 16016, requested by TNT Earthmoving, LLC, 
               to allow for a rock/concrete crusher, on property generally 
               located at 431 A Street.
               Special Permit No. 1906A, requested by Crown Castle on 
               behalf of Verizon Wireless, to modify allowed antennas on 
               an existing personal wireless facility (cell tower), on 
               property generally located at 2601 North 70th Street.

19)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 16020 to Special Permit No. 
               06030, Charleston Heights CUP, approved by the Planning 
               Director on April 5, 2016, requested by Olsson Associates, 
               to add Note 15 reducing rear yards to 10 feet for decks 
               and above-ground pools on lots abutting Outlots A, B, and 
               C, generally located at North 14th Street and Humphrey Avenue.

20)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE.

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

21)            Application of Magalex Co., LLC dba Pinot's Palette for
               a Class I liquor license at 3900 Yankee Hill Road,
               Suite 127.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89634)

22)            Manager Application of John C. Cook for Magalex Co.,
               LLC dba Pinot's Palette at 3900 Yankee Hill Road, Suite
               127.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89635)

23)            Application of Home-Grown Industries of Lincoln, LLC
               dba Mellow Mushroom for a Class I liquor license at 601
               R Street #110.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89636)

24)            Application of Home-Grown Industries of Lincoln, LLC
               dba Mellow Mushroom for a Class E Entertainment District 
               liquor license at 601 R Street #110.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 
               6-0; A-89637)

25)            Manager Application of Brian J. Hamilton for Home-Grown
               Industries of Lincoln, LLC dba Mellow Mushroom at 601 R
               Street #110.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89638)

26)            Application of Omaha Exposition & Racing for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area measuring
               approximately 45 feet by 80 feet and approximately 25
               feet by 70 feet at Lincoln Race Course at 7055 South
               1st Street on May 6, 7 & 21, June 11, September 8, and 
               November 5, 2016 between 7:00 a.m. and 2:00 a.m.
	       (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89639)

27)            Application of Junto, LLC for a special designated
               license to cover an outdoor area measuring approximately 
               120 feet by 180 feet and an indoor area measuring 
               approximately 60 feet by 90 feet at The Shoppes at 
               Piedmont at 1265 South Cotner on June 4, 2016 between 
               5:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; 
	       A-89640)

28)            Application of Piedmont Hospitality for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area measuring
               approximately 120 feet by 180 feet at The Shoppes at
               Piedmont at 1265 South Cotner on June 4, 2016 between
               5:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; 
	       A-89641)

29)            Application of WunderRosa, LLC for a special designated
               license to cover an outdoor area measuring approximately 
               60 feet by 90 feet at The Shoppes at Piedmont at 1265 
               South Cotner on June 4, 2016 between 5:00 p.m. and 11:00 
               p.m.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89642)

30)            Application of Deer Springs Winery, LLC for a special
               designated license to cover an outdoor area measuring
               approximately 120 feet by 180 feet at The Shoppes at
               Piedmont at 1265 South Cotner on June 4, 2016 between
               5:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; 
	       A-89643)

31)            Application of Glacial Till Vineyard & Winery, LLC for
               a special designated license to cover an outdoor area
               measuring approximately 10 feet by 10 feet at Lincoln
               Haymarket Farmers Market at Canopy Street and Q Street
               on May 7, 14, 21 & 28; June 4, 11, 18 & 25; July 2, 9,
               16, 23 & 30; August 6, 13, 20 & 27; September 3, 10, 17
               & 24; and October 1, 8 & 15, 2016 between 8:00 a.m. and
               noon.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89644)

32)            Application of Glacial Till Vineyard & Winery, LLC for
               a special designated license to cover an outdoor area
               measuring approximately 10 feet by 10 feet at Old
               Cheney Road Farmers Market at 5500 Old Cheney Road on
               April 24; May 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29; June 5, 12, 19 & 26;
               July 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31; August 7, 14, 21 & 28;
               September 4, 11, 18 & 25; and October 2, 9, 16, 23 &
               30, 2016 between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. (ADOPTED FOR 
               APPROVAL, 6-0; A-89645)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

33)  16R-70    Waiver No. 16001 - Application of Bang Thi Nguyen and
               Truyen N. Pham to waive the additional parking required
               by a change in use from vacant commercial to restaurant, 
               pursuant to Section 27.67.030(f) of the Lincoln Municipal 
               Code, on property generally located at 2708 Y Street.
               (ADOPTED, 6-0; A-89646)
	       Fact Sheet (2206K)

PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
    (ITEMS 34 THRU 36 HAD 2ND READING)

34)  16-34     Change of Zone 16007 - Application of Paden Daly for a 
               change of zone from R-1 Residential District to R-2 
               Residential District on property generally located at 
               4811 Bradock Court.
               Fact Sheet (3418K)

35)  16-35     Annexation 16003 - Amending the Lincoln Corporate Limits 
               Map by annexing approximately 19.37 acres of property 
               generally located at South 33rd Street and Wilderness Hills
               Boulevard. (Related Items: 16-35, 16-36)
               Fact Sheet (2824K)
               Attachment (149K)

36)  16-36     Change of Zone 16009 - Application of Lincoln Federal 
               Bancorp for a change of zone from AG Agricultural District 
               to R-3 Residential District on property generally located 
               at South 33rd Street and Wilderness Hills Boulevard. 
               (Related Items: 16-35, 16-36)
               Fact Sheet (2239K)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCE - 3RD READING

37)  16-33     Amending Chapter 4.28 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating 
               to the Lincoln Airport by adding a new Section numbered 
               4.28.060 entitled "Unmanned Aircraft Systems; Intent" to 
               state the intent of the City Council in enacting regulations 
               for the operation of Unmanned Aircraft Systems; by adding a 
               new Section numbered 4.28.070 entitled "Unmanned Aircraft 
               Systems; Definitions" to provide definitions of the terms; 
               by adding a new Section numbered 4.28.080 to establish 
               operating restrictions for unmanned aircraft; and by adding
               a new Section numbered 4.28.090 to establish penalties.
               (PASSED, 4-2; DISSENTING: CHRISTENSEN, LAMM. #20318)
               Fact Sheet (6674K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

38)  16-32     Amending Chapter 8.20 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating 
               to Lincoln Food Code to add a new Section numbered 8.20.070 
               to require food handlers and food managers to prevent 
               contamination of food from hands.(PASSED, 6-0; #20319)
               Fact Sheet (1383K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 39 THRU 47 HAD 1ST READING)

39)  16R-71    Approving Jeffrey Bliemeister as Chief of Police effective 
               April 26, 2016.
               Fact Sheet (20K)

40)  16R-72    Approving a Sponsorship Agreement between the University 
               of Nebraska-Lincoln and the City of Lincoln for funding of 
               the Bike Share Program in the amount of $114,000.00.
               Fact Sheet (8K)
               Attachment (3391K)

41)  16R-73    Approving a Sponsorship Agreement between Blue Cross Blue 
               Shield of Nebraska and the City of Lincoln for funding of 
               the Bike Share Program in the amount of $19,334.00.
               Fact Sheet (8K)
               Attachment (141K)

42)  16R-74    Approving a Sponsorship Agreement between Lincoln Community 
               Foundation and the City of Lincoln for funding of the Bike 
               Share Program in the amount of $80,000.00.
               Fact Sheet (8K)
               Attachment (85K)

43)  16R-75    Approving a Sponsorship Agreement between Spreetail and
               the City of Lincoln for funding of the Bike Share Program 
               in the amount of $160,000.00.
               Fact Sheet (8K)
               Attachment (107K)

44)  16R-76    Adopting the Nebraska Department of Roads' Sponsorship
               Policy for the Bike Share Project.
               Fact Sheet (8K)
               Attachment (559K)

45)  16R-77    A resolution to establish a special reserve fund for
               the Bike Share Program to capture the financial activity, 
               including revenues, sponsorships, donations, user fees 
               and expenses generated by additions to the Lincoln Bike 
               Share Program.
               Fact Sheet (8K)

46)  16R-78    Approving a Resolution of Intention to Disestablish the
               West Haymarket/Downtown Core Management Business
               Improvement District, the boundaries of which generally
               extend along the exterior lines of Pinnacle Arena Drive
               on the west and north, North 8th and 9th Streets on the 
               east, and O and N Streets on the south, effective August 
               31, 2016.
               Fact Sheet (378K)
               Attachment (864K)

47)  16R-79    Approving a Resolution of Intention to Disestablish the
               West Haymarket/Downtown Management Business Improvement
               District, the boundaries of which generally extend along 
               the exterior lines of Pinnacle Arena Drive on the west and 
               north, North 10th Street on the east, and Q, R and N Streets 
               on the south, effective August 31, 2016.
               Fact Sheet (381K)
               Attachment (864K)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (ITEM 48 HAD 1ST READING)

48)  16-37     Ordinance approving a Master Tax-Exempt Lease/Purchase 
               Agreement and Property Schedule No. 1 with U.S. Bancorp 
               Government Leasing and Finance, Inc. and a related escrow 
               agreement for grounds maintenance equipment in the amount 
               of $556,864.37.
               Fact Sheet (75K)

PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

49)  16R-69    Ordering construction of sidewalks along the west side of 
               48th Street from Holdrege to Leighton Street where sidewalks 
               currently do not exist. (4/11/16 - Placed on Pending until 
               5/16/16)
               Fact Sheet (27K)


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 11TH & 25TH.


ADJOURNMENT  3:46 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing Date of Monday, April 25, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. on the Board
     of Equalization of the North 27th Street Maintenance Improvement
     District, the University Place Maintenance Improvement District,
     the South Street Maintenance Improvement District, the Havelock
     Maintenance Improvement District and the College View Maintenance
     Improvement District.

     Hearing date of Monday, April 25, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. on the
     Application of Chhibbane Restaurant Group LLC dba Chef Karim's
     Mediterranean Grill at 333 N. Cotner Blvd.

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