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       ACTION FROM  THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING HELD
                MONDAY, APRIL 24, 2017 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)  17R-106   Appointing Dr. Ellen Weissinger to the Community 
               Health Endowment Board of Trustees for a term 
               expiring September 1, 2018. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90400)

 2)  17R-107   Appointing Dr. Sheri Blok to the Commission on 
               Human Rights for a term expiring December 31, 
               2018. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90401)

 3)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for 
               College View Business Improvement District and 
               assessing the cost against the benefitted properties. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90402)

 4)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for 
               Havelock Business Improvement District and Assessing 
               the cost against the benefitted properties. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90403)

 5)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for 
               North 27th Street Maintenance Business Improvement District 
               and Assessing the cost against the benefitted 
               properties. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90404)

 6)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for 
               South Street Business Improvement District 
               and Assessing the cost against the benefitted 
               properties. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90405)

 7)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for 
               University Place Maintenance Business Improvement District 
               and Assessing the cost against the benefitted 
               properties. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90406)

 8)            Approving the Assessment Resolution for
               West O Street Maintenance Business Improvement District 
               and Assessing the cost against the benefitted 
               properties. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90407)

 9)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Ordinance 
               #20477 Passed by City Council on April 10, 2017. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

10)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions 
               and Ordinance #20478 to #20480 Passed by City Council 
               on April 10, 2017. (PLACED ON FILE)

11)            Lincoln Electric Systems Financial & Operating
               Statement for February, 2017.(PLACED ON FILE)

12)            Black Hills Energy Annual Report for 2016. (PLACED ON 
               FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

13)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 8, 2017 at 
               3:00 p.m. on the Application of Hacienda Real II LLC 
               dba Hacienda Real II for a Class I Liquor License at 
               4811 NW 1st Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90408)

14)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 8, 2017 at 
               3:00 p.m. on the Application of GNS Corporation dba 
               Discount City for a Class C Liquor License at 5560 S
               48th Street, Suite 6. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90409)

15)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 1 8, 2017 at 
               3 p.m. on the Manager Application of Mary M. Bailey 
               for Kwik Shop, Inc. dba Kwik Shop: #680 at 2805 1441 
               N Cotner Blvd, # 650 at 5600 Holdrege Street, #646 at
               3301 Holdrege Street, #642 at 3939 A Street, #641 at
               2811 n 48th Street, #637 at 2710 W Street, #635 at 2330 
               North First Street, #634 at 2940 North 14th Street, #632 
               at 3602 Touzalin, #619 at 2302 Cornhusker Hyw, #618 at 
               4750 Calvert Street, #662 at 2040 South 56th Street, 
               #663 at 4400 Cornhusker Hyw, #681 at 4400 O Street.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90410)

16)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, May 8, 2017 at 3
               p.m. on the Manager Application of Jason J. Schmick 
               for Schmick's Market, Inc. dba Schmick's Market at 
               2727 North 11th Street and Schmick's Market at 1340
               West O Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90411) 

17)            THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT:
               Change of Zone No. 17006 - Requested by REGA 
               Engineering, Inc., from AGR (Agricultural Residential 
               District) to R-3 (Residential District), on property 
               generally located at SW 27th and West A Streets. 
               Special Permit No. 04054B - Requested by REGA 
               Engineering, adding approximately 1.03 acres, more 
               or less, into the boundary associated with 7 new lots 
               along with other minor revisions to the lot layout, on 
               property generally located at SW 27th and West A Streets. 
               Special Permit No. 450Q - Requested by Erickson Sullvan 
               Architects, to expand Special Permit No. 450P to include 
               additional properties within the existing Special Permit 
               and thereby allow parking on these sites, on property 
               generally located at 5401 and 5445 South Street, and 2121 
               South 56th Street.
               Text Amendment No. 17007 - Requested by Erickson Sullvan 
               Architects, amending Sections 27.26.090 and 27.72.130(e) 
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code, by repealing Section 27.26.090 
               regarding the location of buildings, structures, parking, 
               and access drives and the preservation of required open 
               space in the O-2 Suburban Office District whenever the O-2 
               district extends further from the street than any abutting 
               B-1, B-3, B-4, H-2, H-3, or I-1 district; amending Section 
               27.72.130 to delete an identical provision in Subsection 
               (e); and repealing Section 27.72.130 (e) as hitherto existing.

18)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -

PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

19)            Application of Zipline Brewing Co. for a special designated 
               license to cover an outdoor area measuring approximately 86 
               feet by 52 feet at Zipline Beer Hall at 5740 Hidcote Drive 
               on May 17, 2017 between noon and 10:00 p.m. (ADOPTED FOR 
               APPROVAL, 7-0; A-90412)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS - NONE


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
         (ITEMS 20 AND 24 HAD 2ND READING   SEE ITEM #23)

20)  17R-103   Approving the 11th and P & Lincoln Commercial Club 
               Redevelopment Agreement among the City of Lincoln, Cas-
               Neb-neda, LLC, Lincoln Commercial Club, LLC, and Commercial 
               Club Enterprises, LLC relating to the redevelopment of 
               property generally located at 200 North 11th Street and 211 
               North 11th Street on the southwest corner of Block 36 and 
               adjacent right of way. (Related Items: 17R-103, 17R-104, 
               17-53) (4/3/17 - Introduction delayed 1 week to 4/10/17)  
               (4/10/17 - Introduced delayed 1 week to 4/17/17) (Action 
               date: 5/1/17)
               Fact Sheet (455K)
               Attachment (1383K)

21)  17R-104   Amending the FY 16/17 CIP to authorize and appropriate
               $1,583,357 in TIF funds for the 11th and P & Lincoln 
               Commercial Club Project. (Related Items: 17R-103, 
               17R-104, 17-53) (4/3/17 - Introduction delayed 1 week 
               to 4/10/17)  (4/10/17 - Introduced delayed 1 week to
               4/17/17) (Action date: 5/1/17)  
               Fact Sheet (457K)

22)  17-53     Authorizing the issuance of Tax Allocation Bonds for the 
               11th and P & Lincoln Commercial Club Redevelopment Project. 
               (Related Items: 17R-103, 17R-104, 17-53) (4/3/17 
               - Introduction delayed 1 week to 4/10/17)  (4/10/17 - 
               Introduced delayed 1 week to 4/17/17)

23)  17-56     Amending Title 2 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to 
               establishing an appropriate funding level for the City's 
               Police and Fire Pension plans. (4/10/17 - Introduced delayed 
               1 week to 4/17/17) (Request to continue Public Hearing to
               5/1/17 with Action on 5/8/17)  (PUBLIC HEARING CONTINUED 
               1 WEEK TO 5/1/17 WITH ACTION ON 5/08/17, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (217K)
               Attachment (1034K)
               Motion To Amend (6K)
               Substitute (35K)
               Substitute Attachment (1035K)

24)  17-57     Street & Alley Vacation 17001   Vacating a portion of the 
               northeast corner of the intersection of South Canopy Street 
               and N Street right-of-way.
               Fact Sheet (3942K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

25)  17-54     Annexation 17003  Amending the Lincoln Corporate Limits Map 
               by annexing approximately 7.19 acres of property generally 
               located at South 80th Street and Lilee Lane. (Related Items: 
               17-54, 17-55) (PASSED, 7-0; #20483)
               Fact Sheet (3800K)
               Attachment (490K)

26)  17-55     Change of Zone 17004  Application of Rokeby Holdings, LTD 
               for a change of zone from AG Agricultural District to R-3 
               Residential District on property generally located at South 
               80th Street and Lilee Lane. (Related Items: 17-54, 17-55)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20484)
               Fact Sheet (3800K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 27 AND 32 HAD 1ST READING)

27)  17R-108   Reappointing Martin Kasl and R.J. Lippert to the Fire
               Sprinkler & Chemical Examining Board for terms expiring
               November 24, 2019. (Consent)

28)  17R-109   Appointing Shane Meininger to the Fire Sprinkler & 
               Chemical Examining Board for a term expiring November 
               24, 2019. (Consent)
               Attachment (163K)

29)  17R-110   Approving Endgame Operating Group LLC dba Big Red 
               Restaurant & Sports Bar as a keno satellite at 8933 
               Andermatt Drive.
               Fact Sheet (228K)

30)  17R-113   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of April 1-15, 2017.
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (55K)

31)  17R-114   Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and Lancaster County on behalf of Lancaster
               County Corrections Community Service Program to conduct
               roadside litter pickup along county roads by inmates and
               to provide supervision of the inmates for a term of May
               1, 2017 through December 31, 2017.
               Fact Sheet (366K)
               Attachment (2068K)

32)  17R-115   Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and the Board of Regents of the University of
               Nebraska to provide, maintain, and update online food
               handler training programs as federal, state, and local
               laws, regulations, and guidelines change.
               Fact Sheet (368K)
               Attachment (4767K)


ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
	(ITEMS 33 THRU 38 HAD 1ST READING) 

33)  17-58     Creating Alley Re-Paving District No. 51  from 
               18th Street to Antelope Valley Parkway between O and N 
               Streets.
               Fact Sheet (332K)

34)  17-59     Text Amendment 17003   Amending Chapter 27.67 of the 
               Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Parking by amending 
               Section 27.67.030 to allow parking in the front yard in 
               the R-4, R-5, R-6, and R-7 zoning districts when the 
               property is used for single family dwellings, two family 
               dwellings, and townhouses and to allow required parking 
               spaces to be stacked, and repealing Section 27.67.030 as
               hitherto existing.
               Fact Sheet (36K)

35)  17-61     Approving a Real Estate Sales Agreement between the City 
               of Lincoln and Kirk Havranek for the sale of City owned 
               properties generally located at 5122, 5132, and 5142 Betty 
               Lou Boulevard.
               Fact Sheet (418K)
               Attachment (1527K)

36)  17R-112   Approving the Nature's Variety Phase One Redevelopment
               Agreement between the City of Lincoln and Nature's
               Variety, Inc. relating to the redevelopment of Lots 4-6,
               Block 1, EDM Industrial Center Addition, Lincoln,
               Lancaster County, Nebraska, generally located at 311,
               321, and 333 Southwest 32nd Street, for the construction 
               of an approximately 24,000 square foot freeze-drying 
               facility. (Related Items: 17R-112, 17R-111, 17-60)  
               (Action Date: 5/8/17)
               Fact Sheet (342K)
               Attachment (19641K)

37)  17R-111   Amending the FY 16/17 CIP to authorize and appropriate
               $275,000.00 in TIF funds for the Nature's Variety Phase
               One Project. (Related Items: 17R-112, 17R-111, 17-60) 
               (Action Date: 5/8/17)
               Fact Sheet (343K)

38)  17-60     Authorizing the issuance of Tax Allocation Bonds for the 
               Nature's Variety Phase One Project. (Related Items: 
               17R-112, 17R-111, 17-60)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

39)  17-51     Text Amendment 16020   Amending Title 27 of the Lincoln 
               Municipal Code relating to the Zoning Code by amending 
               Section 27.62.100(c)(2) to modify the front and side yard 
               setbacks for car sales and remove conditions that are no 
               longer needed; by amending Section 27.67.040 to create a 
               new parking requirement for motorized vehicle sales for 
               lots less than two acres; and repealing Sections 27.62.100
               (c)(2) and 27.67.040 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as 
               hitherto existing. (4/10/17 - Public Hearing cont'd 3 
               weeks to 5/1/17)
               Fact Sheet (2290K) 


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 10TH & 24TH.


ADJOURNMENT	6:30 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Board of Equalization Hearing to be held on Monday, May 1, 2017 at
     3:00 p.m. on the North 27th Street Maintenance Improvement
     District, the University Place Maintenance Improvement District,
     the South Street Maintenance Improvement District, the Havelock
     Maintenance Improvement District, the College View Maintenance
     Improvement District and the West "O" Street Maintenance
     Improvement District.

     Hearing date of Monday, May 1, 2017 at 3 p.m. on the Manager
     Application of Peter T. Clarke for Foodmart II Inc. dba Market
     Place IGA at 4646 W. Huntington Avenue.

     Hearing date of Monday, May 1, 2017 at 3 p.m. on the Manager
     Application of Robert E. Miller for JSD LLC dba Huskerville Pub &
     Pizza at 2805 NW 48th Street.

     Hearing date of Monday, May 1, 2017 at 3 p.m. on the Manager
     Application of Jay Gates for RMH Franchise Corporation dba
     Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar at 6100  O' Street, Unit 318,
     3951 N. 27th Street and 3730 Village Drive.

     Hearing date of Monday, May 1, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the Application
     of Burt Family Bar-B-Que LLC dba Phat Jack's BBQ for a Class IK
     Liquor License at 101 SW 14th Place

     Hearing date of Monday, May 1, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the Application
     of Seven Diamonds LLC dba Talon Room for a Class CK Liquor License
     at 230 N. 12th Street, Suite 1.

     Hearing date of Monday, May 1, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the Application
     of Food for Thought LLC dba Bread & Cup for a Class C Liquor
     License at 440 N. 8th Street. 

     Hearing date of Monday, May 1, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the Application
     of Endgame Operating Group LLC dba Big Red Restaurant & Sports Bar
     for a Class C Liquor License at 8933 Andermatt Drive.

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