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     ACTION  FROM  THE  REGULAR  CITY  COUNCIL  MEETING  HELD
               MONDAY, JUNE 5, 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-129   Reappointing Jim Johnson and Liz Bavitz to the Historic
               Preservation Commission for terms expiring April 15, 
               2020.(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90476)

 2)  17R-130   Appointing Brice Middleton to the Veterans Memorial 
               Garden Advisory Council for a term expiring November 1,
               2019. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90477)
               Attachment (810K)

 3)  17R-131   Reappointing Steven Eggland and John Neal to the
               Telecommunications/Cable Television Advisory Board for
               terms expiring July 1, 2020. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90478)

 4)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 26, 2017 at
               5:30 p.m. for Board of Equalization Meeting Special
               Assessment Group II - Water District 1208 & Water
               District 1209. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90479)

 5)            Lincoln Electric System Financial & Operating Statement
               for April, 2017.(PLACED ON FILE)

 6)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolution A-90646  
               passed by City Council on May 15, 2017. (PLACED ON FILE)

 7)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolution and
               Ordinances passed by City Council on May 15, 2017. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

 8)            Clerk's Letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolution and
               Ordinances passed by City Council on May 22, 2017.
               (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

 9)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 19, 2017 at 
               3 p.m. on the Application of Asian Fusion Ne Inc dba
               Asian Fusion for a Class I Liquor License at 2840 Jamie
               Lane. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90480)

10)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 19, 2017 at 
               3 p.m. on the Application of Ichiban Sichuan Haymarket
               LLC dba Ichiban Sichuan for a Class I Liquor License at
               151 North 8th Street, Suite 100. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90481)

11)            Setting the hearing date of Monday, June 19, 2017 at 3
               p.m. on the Application of Korea House LLC dba Korea
               House for a Class I Liquor License at 5601 South
               56th Street. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90482)

12)            THE FOLLOWING WERE REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPT:
               Change Of Zone No. 17007  Requested by Seacrest &
               Kalkowski, PC, LLC, from R-2 (Residential District) to
               R-T (Residential Transition District), to allow for
               future office uses, on property generally located at
               5633 N Street, 205 S. Cotner Boulevard, and 215 S.
               Cotner Boulevard.
               Special Permit No. 13055A Requested by BVH Architecture, 
               amending Special Permit No. 13055 to add a height waiver 
               and clarify the alley paving requirement, on property 
               generally located at 1245 South Folsom Street.
               Special Permit No. 17014 Requested by Burt Family 
               Bar-B-Que, LLC, to allow the sale of alcohol for
               consumption on the premises, on property generally
               located at 101 SW 14th Place.

13)       MISCELLANEOUS REFERRALS - NONE. 

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

14)            Application of North West Pizzeria, Inc. dba Delizioso
               Pizzeria for a Class C liquor license at 3001 Northwest
               12th Street.(ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-90483)

15)            Manager Application of Dushyant A. Patel for North West
               Pizzeria, Inc. dba Delizioso Pizzeria at 3001 Northwest
               12th Street. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-90484)

16)            Application of Meier's Wine Inc. for a special
               designated license to cover an indoor area measuring
               approximately 89 feet by 51 feet and an outdoor area
               measuring approximately 250 feet by 185 feet at Sheldon
               Art Gallery at 12th and R Street on June 24, 2017 
               between 5:00 p.m. and midnight. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 
               7-0; A-90485)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

17)  17R-126   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of May 1-15, 2017.(ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90486) 
               Fact Sheet (30K)
               Attachment (59K)

18)  17R-127   Approving an amended Cooperative Agreement between the
               Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (NDEQ) and
               the City of Lincoln regarding an increase in State of
               Nebraska Grant funding from the Stormwater Management
               Plan. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90487)
               Fact Sheet (428K)
               Attachment (247K)

19)  17R-128   Comp. Plan Amendment 17001 Application of the Public
               Works and Utilities Director to amend the 2040 Lincoln-
               Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to add the "Upper
               Wagon Train Watershed Master Plan" to the list of sub
               area plans in the Plan Realization Chapter of the
               Comprehensive Plan, and to amend the Lincoln Area and
               Lancaster County Future Land Use Maps to have the
               future land use designations be consistent with the
               Proposed Floodprone Area. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-90488)
               Fact Sheet (1846K)
               Attachment (1217K)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS
       (ITEMS 20 AND 21 HAD 2ND READING)

20)  17-70     Street & Alley Vacation 17003 Vacating a portion of the 
               South 16th Street right-of-way directly north of Pine 
               Lake Road.
               Fact Sheet (3264K)

21)  17-71     Comp. Plan Conformance 17007 Declaring approximately 
               24,686 square feet of property generally located at 7701 
               Greycliff Drive as surplus property.
               Fact Sheet (3264K)


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 3RD READING

22)  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.(5/22/17 - Public 
               Hearing & Action cont'd 2 weeks to 6/5/17)(Request to delay
               Action 2 weeks to 6/19/17) (ACTION DELAYED 2 WEEKS TO 6/19/17, 
               7-0)
               Fact Sheet (2113K)               
               Motion To Amend (7K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS

23)  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.(PASSED, 7-0; #20499)
               Fact Sheet (331K)
               Attachment (7972K)

24)  17-69     Authorizing the issuance of Tax Allocation Bonds for the 
               Nebraska Innovation Campus (NIC) Phase II Redevelopment 
               Project. (PASSED, 7-0; #20500)
               Fact Sheet (267K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING   (ITEMS 25 THRU 42 HAD 1ST READING   
	SEE ITEM 42)

25)  17R-132   Appointing Lisa R. Hale to the Lincoln City Library Board 
               for a term expiring August 31, 2021. (Consent)
               Attachment (902K)

26)  17R-133   Reappointing Vance Behrens and James Lange to the Building 
               Code Board of Appeals for terms expiring April 1, 2020. 
               (Consent)

27)  17R-134   Reappointing Jacquelyn Miller to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               County Board of Health for a term expiring April 15,
               2020. (Consent)

28)  17R-135   Reappointing Bill Avery to the Lincoln-Lancaster County
               Board of Health for a term expiring January 1, 2020.
               (Consent)

29)  17R-140   Appointing Bennie Shobe to the Multicultural Advisory
               Committee for a term expiring May 31, 2020.(Consent)    

30)  17R-141   Reappointing Cyndi Lamm and Jane Raybould to the City
               Performance Audit Committee for terms expiring May 31,
               2019. (Consent)

31)  17R-142   Appointing Bennie Shobe to the City Performance Audit
               Committee for a term expiring May 31, 2019.(Consent)

32)  17R-143   Reappointing Cyndi Lamm, Roy Christensen, and Jane
               Raybould to the Railroad Transportation Safety District
               for terms expiring May 31, 2018. (Consent)

33)  17R-144   Appointing Bennie Shobe to the Lincoln-Lancaster County
               Board of Health for a term expiring May 31, 2020.
               (Consent)
     
34)  17R-145   Reappointing Leirion Gaylor Baird to the Joint Budget
               Committee for a term expiring May 31, 2019.(Consent)
     
35)  17R-146   Appointing Leirion Gaylor Baird to the Parks and
               Recreation Advisory Board for a term expiring May 31,
               2018. (Consent)
     
36)  17R-147   Appointing Cyndi Lamm to the Telecommunication/Cable
               Television Advisory Board for a term expiring July 1,
               2018. (Consent)

37)  17R-136   Approving an Interlocal Agreement between Lincoln
               Police Department and Nebraska State Patrol to continue
               NSP's participation in the Lincoln-Lancaster County
               Narcotics Task Force. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (301K)
               Attachment (2105K)

38)  17R-137   Approving a Program Services Agreement between the City
               of Lincoln on behalf of the Lincoln-Lancaster County
               Health Department and the Nebraska Department of Health
               and Human Services for the Every Women Matters Program
               for a term of July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2022.
               (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (263K)
               Attachment (1951K)

39)  17R-149   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of May 16-31, 2017.
               Fact Sheet (31K)
               Attachment (59K)

40)  17R-138   Approving an Interlocal Agreement between the City,
               Lancaster County, and Saunders County for the
               development of a Local Workforce Investment System.
               Fact Sheet (377K)
               Attachment (2265K)

41)  17R-139   Authorizing a transfer of appropriations in the amount
               of $25,000 from Miscellaneous Budget/Contingency to
               General Expense to sponsor the Nebraska 150th Celebration.
               Fact Sheet (248K)
 
42)  17R-148   Text Amendment 17006 Amending Title 3 Design Standards 
               for Zoning Regulations by repealing Chapter 3.05 General 
               Requirements for Submission of an Environmental Impact 
               Statement for B-5 Planned Regional Business District; 
               by repealing Chapter 3.15 Standards for Banks and Other 
               Financial Institutions Drive-in Teller Facilities in 
               the O-1 District; and by repealing Chapter 3.20 Signage 
               for Historic Building Reuse by Special Permit; by repealing 
               Chapter 3.25 Standards for Exceeding Maximum Height by 
               Special Permit (Section 27.63.220   church steeples, 
               towers, ornamental spires and Section 27.63.250 permitted 
               use); by repealing Chapter 3.60 Design Standards for 
               Construction, Development and Maintenance of Park Land; 
               and by repealing Chapter 3.80 Technology Park Design 
               Standards in their entirety as said Design Standards are 
               not needed, nor used; and amending Section 7.1 Parking
               Lots, Parking Areas, and Driving Aisles of Chapter 3.50
               Design Standards for Screening and Landscaping to grant
               an exception from the required screening along the
               public right-of-way when the parking area and driving
               aisles are set back 100 feet or more from the nearest
               public right-of-way.(PUBLIC HEARING CONTINUED 2 WEEKS 
               TO 6/19/17, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (71K)
               Attachment (3345K)
    

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS  
       (ITEMS 43 THRU 48 HAD 1ST READING  SEE ITEMS 45-48)

43)  17-72     Approving a StarTran Transportation Agreement between 
               the City of Lincoln and the University of Nebraska-
               Lincoln for the Route #24-Holdrege and Route #25-Vine 
               inter-campus bus service route for a five year term.
               Fact Sheet (334K)
               Attachment (2870K)

44)  17-73     Ordinance to readopt Ordinance No. 20304 adopted on 
               March 14, 2016 relating to Text Amendment 16001 Amending 
               Chapter 27.59 of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating 
               to Airport Zoning Regulations to extend the approach 
               zone from 3 miles to a new limit of 10 miles, establish 
               the area included within the airport hazard area, revise 
               existing definitions and add new definitions, and other 
               changes to be in accordance with the passage of Nebraska 
               Legislative Bill (LB) 140, and repealing Sections 27.59.010 
               through 27.59.040, 27.589.060 through 27.59.090, 27.59.120, 
               27.59.140, and 27.59.150 of the Lincoln Municipal Code as 
               hitherto existing.
               Fact Sheet (402K)

45)  17-74     Text Amendment 17006 Amending the Lincoln Municipal Code 
               relating to the Land Subdivision Ordinance (Title 26) and 
               the Zoning Ordinance (Title 27) to make revisions that 
               have been collected by City Staff over the past several 
               years and range from correction of minor errors, to deletion 
               of obsolete provisions, to more substantive changes that 
               improve the approval process for City Staff and the public 
               and eliminate burdensome requirements by repealing Section 
               27.63.140, by amending Sections 26.11.036, 26.11.037, 
               26.15.015, 26.15.020, 26.19.020, 26.19.041, 26.23.140, 
               27.06.020, 27.06.120, 27.06.130, 27.06.150, 27.07.030, 
               27.51.030, 27.62.030, 27.62.090, 27.62.100, 27.62.120, 
               27.63.025, 27.63.180, 27.63.500, 27.63.510, 27.63.570, 
               27.64.010, 27.65.020, 27.67.040, 27.69.030, 27.69.090, 
               27.72.010, 27.72.020, 27.75.030, 27.81.010, and 27.81.050 
               and to repeal said Sections as hitherto existing.(PUBLIC 
               HEARING CONTINUED 2 WEEKS TO 6/19/17, 7-0) 
               Fact Sheet (71K)

46)  17-75     Change of Zone 17009 Application of Ryan Omel for a change 
               of zone from AG Agricultural District to AGR Agricultural 
               Residential District on property generally located at 
               Southwest 27th Street and Roxbury Lane.(PUBLIC HEARING  
               CONTINUED 2 WEEKS TO 6/19/17, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (1022K)

47)  17-76     Change of Zone 3134E Application of Lucile Park, LLC to 
               amend the Willow Springs Planned Unit Development, to 
               adjust the setbacks at the perimeter of the PUD to 
               accommodate an office building with a drive-through 
               facility, on property generally located at the northwest 
               corner of Lucile Drive and Pioneers Boulevard.(PUBLIC 
               HEARING CONTINUED 2 WEEKS TO 6/19/17, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (1191K)

48)  17-77     Text Amendment 17010 Amending Title 27 of the Lincoln 
               Municipal Code ("Zoning Code")  by amending Section 
               27.02.040 to delete the definition of Commercial Solar 
               Energy Conversion System; by amending Section 27.02.200 
               to add definitions for Solar Energy Conversion System
               Large and Solar Energy Conversion System Small; by
               amending Section 27.06.090 to amend the Utility Use Group 
               Table to strike Commercial Solar Energy Conversion System 
               as a listed use type, to add Solar Energy Conversion System 
               (Large) as a listed use type allowed by Special Permit in 
               the AG District and as a permitted use in the H-2 through
               H-4 and I-1 through I-3 districts, and to add Solar Energy 
               Conversion System (Small) as a listed use type allowed by 
               Special Permit in the AGR, R-1 through R-8, O-1 through O-3, 
               and RT districts and as a permitted use in all other districts;
               by amending Section 27.63.830 to allow Large Solar Energy 
               Conversion System as a permitted special use in the AG 
               district and to allow Small Solar Energy Conversion System 
               as a special permitted use in the AGR, R-1 through R-8, O-1 
               through O-3, and RT districts and to provide conditions for
               such uses; and repealing Sections 27.02.040, 27.02.200, 
               27.06.090, and 27.63.830 as hitherto existing.(PUBLIC 
               HEARING CONTINUED 2 WEEKS TO 6/19/17, 7-0)
               Fact Sheet (344K)


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 JUNE, OPEN MICROPHONE SESSIONS WILL BE HELD
     ON JUNE 12TH & 26TH.


ADJOURNMENT   3:59 P.M.


UPCOMING HEARINGS

     Hearing date of Mon., June 12, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the Application 
     of HQR LLC dba Piezano's for a Class I Liquor License at 2740 South 
     Street.

     Hearing date of Mon., June 12, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the
     Application of  Fareway Stores Inc. dba Fareway Meat Market #175
     for a Class C Liquor License at 3033 S. 84th Street.


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