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                      CURRENT CITY COUNCIL

      ACTION FROM  THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING HELD
                 MONDAY, MAY 15, 2017 AT 3:00 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-121   Appointing Walter L. Broer to the Lincoln City Library
               Board for a term expiring August 31, 2021. (Request
               to Withdraw) (WITHDRAWN, 7-0; #38-4681)
               Attachment (1775K)

PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS - NONE

 2)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

 3)            Application of O'Neill's Buzzsaw 3, LLC dba O'Neill's
               Buzzsaw 3 Bar for a Class C liquor license at 5250
               Cornhusker Highway.(ADOPTED FOR DENIAL, 7-0; A-90460)

 4)            Manager Application of Jacki L. O'Neill for O'Neill's
               Buzzsaw 3, LLC dba O'Neill's Buzzsaw 3 Bar at 5250
               Cornhusker Highway. (ADOPTED FOR DENIAL, 7-0; A-90461)

 5)            Application of Meier's Wine Inc. for a special 
               designated license to cover an indoor area measuring
               approximately 48 feet by 72 feet and an outdoor area
               measuring approximately 150 feet by 45 feet at Sheldon
               Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden at 12th and R Street 
               on June 3, 2017 between 5:00 p.m. and midnight.
                (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-90462)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 6)  17R-120   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of April 16-30, 2017. (ADOPTED, 7-0; 
               A-90463)
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (55K)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
         (ITEMS 7 AND 8 HAD 2ND READING)

 7)  17-65     Text Amendment 17007  Amending Title 27 of the Lincoln 
               Municipal Code (the Zoning Ordinance), 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 as hitherto existing.
               Fact Sheet (208K)

 8)  17-66     Change of Zone 17006  Application of Hartland Homes, 
               Inc. for a change of zone from AGR Agricultural 
               Residential District to R-3 Residential District on 
               property generally located at Southwest 27th Street and 
               West A Street.  
               Fact Sheet (3454K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

 9)  17-36     Amending Chapter 5.04 of the Lincoln Municipal Code 
               relating to Alcoholic Liquor to allow the City Clerk to 
               administratively approve certain outdoor Special 
               Designated Licenses and to amend and/or remove various 
               sections to clean the code up.(MTA #1 ADOPTED, 7-0; 
               PASSED AS AMENDED, 7-0; #20491) 
               Fact Sheet (235K)

10)  17-62     Amending the pay schedule for the employee group whose 
               classifications are assigned to the pay range which is 
               prefixed by the letter "M" by changing the title and pay 
               range of Class 1497 from "Microcomputer Support Supervisor" 
               in pay range M02 to "Technology Support Supervisor I" in
               pay range M01. (PASSED, 7-0; #20492)
               Fact Sheet (249K)
               Attachment (913K)

11)  17-63     Amending the pay schedule for the employee group whose 
               classifications are assigned to the pay range which is 
               prefixed by the letter "C" by changing the titles of 
               Class 1495 from "Microcomputer Support Specialist I" to
               "Technology Support Specialist I" and Class 1496 from 
               "Microcomputer Support Specialist II" to "Technology 
               Support Specialist II".(PASSED, 7-0; #20493)
               Fact Sheet (252K)
               Attachment (1288K)

12)  17-64     Amending the pay schedule for the employee group whose 
               classifications are assigned to the pay range which is 
               prefixed by the letter "C" by creating the classifications 
               of "Traffic Sign Worker," "Traffic Technician," "Senior 
               Traffic Technician," "Engineering Technician," "Senior
               Engineering Technician," and "Biosolids Coordinator."
               (PASSED, 7-0; #20494)
               Fact Sheet (335K)
               Attachment (3614K)

13)  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)  (4/24/17 - 
               Public Hearing cont'd to 5/1/17 with Action on 5/8/17) 
               (5/8/17 - Action cont'd 1 week to 5/15/17) (MTA #4 ADOPTED, 
               7-0; MTA #5 ADOPTED, 7-0, PASSED AS AMENDED, 5-2; AYES: 
               CHRISTENSEN, ESKRIDGE, FELLERS, GAYLOR BAIRD, RAYBOULD; 
               NAYS: CAMP, LAMM #20495)
               Fact Sheet (217K)
               Attachment (1034K)
               Motion To Amend (6K)
               Substitute (35K)
               Substitute Attachment (1035K)
               Motion To Amend 2 (7K)
               Substitute 2
               Motion To Amend 3 (7K)
               Substitute Attachment 3
               Motion To Amend 4 (7K)
               Substitute 4
               Motion To Amend 5 (7K)
               Substitute Attachment 5


ADJOURNMENT   4:05 P.M.
        


                NEWLY ELECTED & RE-ELECTED  CITY  COUNCIL

        ACTION  FROM  THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING HELD
                 MONDAY, MAY 15, 2017 AT 3:00 P.M.
   (Immediately following the Adjournment of the Current City Council)

                       ALL  MEMBERS  PRESENT

   OATH OF OFFICE - NEWLY ELECTED AND RE-ELECTED CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS:
       ROY CHRISTENSEN, LEIRION GAYLOR-BAIRD, & BENNIE SHOBE


ELECTION OF CHAIRPERSON (Mayor Beutler acts as Council Chair and calls for nominations
     from Council Members) (ROY CHRISTENSEN ELECTED CHAIR, 7-0)


ELECTION OF VICE CHAIRPERSON (Elected Chair calls for Nominations from Council
     Members)(JANE RAYBOULD ELECTED VICE CHAIR, 7-0) 


                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 Resolution and
               Ordinances passed by City Council on April 24, 2017. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS - NONE.

 2)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE.

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

 3)  17R-124   A resolution in appreciation of Trent Fellers for his
               service to the City as a member of the City Council.
               (Requires Council to suspend the rules to have 
               Introduction & Public Hearing on this date) (RULES 
               SUSPENDED TO HAVE INTRODUCTION, PUBLIC HEARING & 
               ACTION ON THIS DATE, 7-0; ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90464)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -

RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING   (ITEMS 4 THRU 6 HAD 1ST READING)

 4)  17R-122   Approving a Contract between the City of Lincoln and
               KONE Inc. for Elevator Maintenance Services City
               Parking Garages, for a three year term with the option
               for three additional one year terms.
               Fact Sheet (281K)
               Attachment (5040K)

 5)  17R-123   Text Amendment 17003   Amending Title 3 Design
               Standards for Zoning Regulations by amending Section
               4.3 Parking in Chapter 3.75 Neighborhood Design
               Standards to provide that no required parking space be
               allowed between the building and front property line
               except as otherwise provided in Section 27.67.030 (a)
               and (g) of the Lincoln Municipal Code.
               Fact Sheet (47K)
               Attachment (140K)

 6)  17R-125   Approving Downtown Lincoln Association's Amended 2016-
               2017 BID Budget and Program of Work for Downtown and
               West Haymarket Management and Maintenance Business
               Improvement Districts.
               Fact Sheet (284K)
               Attachment (707K)

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS   (ITEMS 7 THRU 9 HAD 
	1ST READING)

 7)   17-67    Text Amendment 17004  Amending Chapter 27.59 of the 
               Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Airport Zoning 
               Regulations by amending Section 27.59.010 to add
               definitions for "Shaded Areas" and "FAA"; by amending 
               Section 27.59.060 to modify requirements for height 
               permits; by adding a new section numbered 27.59.065 
               to provide exceptions to required height permits; 
               adding a new section numbered 27.59.067 regarding
               notice to FAA of certain construction; adopting a 
               revised Lincoln Airport Zoning Map; and repealing 
               Section 27.59.010 and Section 27.59.060 as hitherto 
               existing.
               Fact Sheet (2113K)

 8)  17-68     Approving a License Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and Verizon Wireless for the placement of
               telecommunications facilities upon City property
               generally located at 3403 West Van Dorn Street.
               Fact Sheet (331K)
               Attachment (7972K)

 9)  17-69     Authorizing the issuance of Tax Allocation Bonds
               for the Nebraska Innovation Campus (NIC) Phase II
               Redevelopment Project.
               Fact Sheet (267K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN

10)  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)(5/1/17 - Action delayed 
               3 weeks w/ cont'd Public Hearing on 5/22/17)
               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 MAY, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE HELD ON
     MAY 8TH & 22ND.


ADJOURNMENT   4:25 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Monday, May 22, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. on the
     Application of Stop N Shop Inc dba Stop N Shop #6 for a 
     Class CG Liquor License at 1502 West  O' Street. 

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