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              ACTION FROM THE REGULAR CITY COUNCIL MEETING HELD
                    MONDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2013 AT 3:00 P.M.

                           ALL MEMBERS PRESENT

         THERE WILL ONLY BE ONE OPEN MICROPHONE SESSION IN DECEMBER
                         & IT WILL BE ON DEC. 9TH

     THERE WILL BE NO MEETINGS THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 23RD OR DECEMBER 30TH
              IN OBSERVANCE OF THE CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S HOLIDAYS


                       MAYOR'S AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
            FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 2013 WAS PRESENTED TO
                      KRISTEN HUMPHREY, SENIOR ENGINEER 
       FOR THE ENGINEERING SERVICES DIVISION OF PUBLIC WORKS & UTILITIES 
            IN THE CATEGORIES OF CUSTOMER RELATIONS, LOSS PREVENTION 
                             AND PRODUCTIVITY


                     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)  13R-276   Appointing Michael J. Tavlin to the Lincoln-Lancaster
               County Board of Health for a term expiring April 15,
               2015. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87673)
               Attachment (93K)

 2)  13R-277   Reappointment of Mike Lang to the District Energy
               Corporation for a term expiring December 31, 2015. 
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87674)

 3)            Report of Settlement Agreement under Neb. Rev. Stat.
               §84-713 (Non-Tort Claims) with 6000 Fulton LLC. 
               (PLACED ON FILE)

 4)            Setting the Hearing Date of Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at
               3:00 p.m. for Board of Equalization Meeting Special
               Assessment Group I. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87675)

 5)            Resolution approving the distribution of funds
               representing interest earnings on short-term
               investments of Idle Funds during the month ended
               October 31, 2013. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87676)

 6)            Setting the hearing date of Mon., Jan. 6, 2014, at 3
               p.m. on the Manager Application of Savanna Carman for
               Triple D LLC dba Dino's Eastside Grille located at 2901
               S. 84th St., Suite L. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87677)

 7)            Setting the hearing date of Mon., Jan. 6, 2014, at 3
               p.m. on the Application of Sweep Left LLC dba Sweep
               Left located at 815 O St., Suite 2 to add an outdoor
               area measuring approx. 14' x 20' to the north for the
               purpose of a sidewalk cafe. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87678)

 8)            Setting the hearing date of Mon., Jan. 6, 2014, at 3
               p.m. on the Application of Countryview Studios Inc dba
               Art & Soul located at 5740 Hidcote Dr. to add an
               outdoor area measuring approx. 11' x 35' on the east
               side of building for the purpose of a sidewalk cafe.
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87679)

 9)            Clerk's letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions and
               Ordinances passed by the City Council on November 18,
               2013. (PLACED ON FILE)

10)            Clerk's letter and Mayor's Approval of Resolutions and
               Ordinances passed by the City Council on November 25,
               2013. (PLACED ON FILE)

11)            Report from City Treasurer of City Cash on Hand at the
               Close of Business October 31, 2013. (PLACED ON FILE)


PETITIONS & COMMUNICATIONS

12)            Informal Petition to create a water district in H St.,
               between 26th & 27th Sts., submitted by
               Sun Sanders. (REFERRED TO PUBLIC WORKS)

13)            REFERRED TO THE PLANNING DEPARTMENT:
               Change of Zone 13026 - Requested by Hoppe
               Brothers, LLC, the "21st and N Mixed Use Development
               Planned Unit Development (PUD)", for a change of zone
               from B-4 Lincoln Center Business District to B-4
               Lincoln Center Business District PUD, on property
               generally located southeast of the intersection of 21st
               and N Sts.; for a Planned Unit Development District
               designation of said property; and for approval of a
               development plan which proposes modifications to the
               Zoning Ordinance, Land Subdivision Ordinance and Design
               Standards to allow 93 dwelling units and approximately
               10,000 square feet of commercial floor area on the
               underlying B-4 zoned area.
               Change of Zone 13027 - Requested by the Director
               of Parks & Recreation, to designate the Muny Building
               as a Historic Landmark, on property located in Antelope
               Park south of 23rd and N Sts.
               Special Permit 1665B - Requested by Chateau
               Development, LLC, for an amendment to the Van Dorn
               Meadows 1st Addition Community Unit Plan, to waive the
               requirement for a pedestrian easement when the block
               length exceeds 1,000 ft., on property generally located
               at S. 72nd St. and Van Dorn St. 
               Text Amendment 13014 - Requested by Mark
               Hunzeker, amending Section 27.63.630 to allow by
               special permit in the B-5 zoning district theater
               complexes located outside a 6.5-mile radius from the
               center of the intersection of 13th and O Sts. to have
               more than six screens; and repealing Section 27.63.630
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code as hitherto existing.
               Use Permit 13011 - Requested by Brehm
               Enterprises, Inc., to allow a grocery store and future
               pad site development for a total of 50,200 square feet
               of floor area, including a request to reduce the front
               yard setback along N. 84th St., 'O' St., Russwood
               Parkway and College Park Dr., on property generally
               located at the northwest corner of N. 84th St. and "O"
               St.

14)            PLACED ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK:
               Administrative Amendment No. 13080 to Use Permit
               No. 04006A, Baron's Ridge, approved by the Planning
               Director on Nov. 20, 2013, requested by Tru-Built
               Investments, to revise the building envelope, reduce
               the side yard setback to 10 feet between Lot 9 and 10
               and add parking stalls on the south side of the
               entrance drive, on property generally located at NW.
               1st St. and W. Highland Blvd. 
               Administrative Amendment No. 13071 to Final Plat
               No. 05043, approved by the Planning Director on Nov.
               22, 2013, requested by Dial-Salt Creek, L.P., to extend
               the time for two years to install sidewalks for Salt
               Creek Center 2nd Addition. The improvements
               shall be completed by Nov. 22, 2015. Property is
               generally located at N. 27th St. and Husker
               Cir.  
               Administrative Amendment No. 13072 to Final Plat
               No. 08013, approved by the Planning Director on Nov.
               22, 2013, requested by Dial-Salt Creek, L.P., to extend
               the time for two years to install sidewalks for Salt
               Creek Center 4th Addition. The improvements
               shall be completed by Nov. 22, 2015. Property is
               generally located at N. 27th St. and Husker
               Cir.
               Administrative Amendment No. 13065 to Use Permit
               No. 117C, Horizon Business Center, approved by the
               Planning Director on November 25, 2013, requested by
               Olsson Associates, to change the floor areas on Lot 19A
               and Lot 38, allow solar panels to be located in the
               floodplain as reviewed and approved by Watershed
               Management and allow for parking on Outlot I in a
               designated area, on property generally located at S.
               14th St. and Infinity Ct.
               Administrative Amendment No. 13077 to Special
               Permit No. 277I, Pine Lake Community Unit Plan,
               approved by the Planning Director on November 27, 2013,
               requested by Lisa Lannin-Clarke, to adjust the front
               setback from 30 feet to 28 feet on property generally
               located near S. 84th St. and Pine Lake Rd. 

                     - END CONSENT AGENDA -


PUBLIC HEARING - LIQUOR RESOLUTIONS

15)            Application of MoMo Food Service, LLC dba MoMo Pizzeria
               & Ristorante for a Class C liquor license at 7701
               Pioneers Blvd. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87680)

16)            Manager application of Anthony J. Bonelli for MoMo Food
               Service, LLC dba MoMo Pizzeria & Ristorante at 7701
               Pioneers Blvd. (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87681)

17)            Application of IVBAR, Inc. dba Hideaway Lounge for a
               Class C liquor license at 3233½ S. 13th St.
               (P.H. CON'T W/ACTION TO 12/16/13, 7-0)

18)            Manager application of Amy S. Shaffer for IVBAR, Inc.
               dba Hideaway Lounge at 3233½ S 13th St.
               (P.H. CON'T W/ACTION TO 12/16/13, 7-0)

19)            Application of Blue Mango Holdings, LLC dba Blue Mango
               for a Class C liquor license at 221 S. 9th St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87682)

20)            Manager application of Alejandra N. Lopez for Blue
               Mango Holdings, LLC dba Blue Mango at 221 S. 9th St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87683)

21)            Application of Taverns and Bars, LLC dba Sun Valley Bar
               and Grill for a Class C liquor license at 300 W. P St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87684)

22)            Manager application of Jeffery J. Funk for Taverns and
               Bars, LLC dba Sun Valley Bar and Grill at 300 W. P St. 
               (ADOPTED FOR APPROVAL, 7-0; A-87685) 


PUBLIC HEARING - ORDINANCES - 2ND READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required) 
(ITEMS 23 THRU 37 HAD 2ND READING)

23)  13-143    Amending Chapter 12.08 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to Parks, General Rules and Regulations by
               amending Section 12.08.160 to provide that the
               Director's authorization for advertising in parks be in
               writing; amending Section 12.08.200, 12.08.250,
               12.08.260, and 12.08.270 to provide that the provisions
               of said sections shall apply to any park or park
               facility; amending Section 12.08.300 to set forth
               conditions relating to special use permits for the use
               of any park or park facility; amending Section
               12.08.310 to set forth conditions relating to a license
               for long-term or multiple use of parks or park
               facilities; and amending Section 12.08.320 to set forth
               conditions for a permit to conduct business on park
               property.
               Fact Sheet (8K)

24)  13-144    Repealing Lincoln Municipal Code Chapter 5.14 relating
               to Bowling Centers; Chapter 5.22 relating to Fire Sales
               and Going-out-of-business Sales; Chapter 5.30 relating
               to Miniature Golf; Chapter 5.32 relating to Carnivals;
               Chapter 5.46 relating to Skating Rinks; and Chapter
               5.52 relating to Teenage Clubs, as these chapters are
               obsolete or rarely used.
               Fact Sheet (84K)

25)  13-145    Amending Title 5 of the Lincoln Municipal Code to
               establish the Telecommunication/Cable Television
               Advisory Board by amending Section 5.15.500 to replace
               references to the Cable Advisory Board with
               Telecommunication/Cable Television Advisory Board;
               repealing Section 5.15.510, Cable Advisory Board; and
               adding a new section numbered 5.17.575 to establish the
               Telecommunication/Cable Television Advisory Board and
               to provide for the Board's powers and functions.
               Fact Sheet (8K)

26)  13-146    Amending Chapter 19.03 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to the Fire Code, Chapter 20.04 relating to
               the Dangerous Building Code, Chapter 24.05 relating to
               the Gas Piping Code, and Chapter 24.10 relating to the
               Lincoln Plumbing Code, by amending Section 19.03.120 to 
               provide for staggered three-year terms for members of
               the Fire Code Board of Appeals; amending Section
               24.04.030 to provide for staggered three-year terms for
               members of the Dangerous Buildings Code Board of
               Appeals; amending Section 24.05.240 to clarify that the
               three-year terms of the Gas Piping Code Examining Board 
               members are to be staggered terms; and amending Section
               24.10.035 to provide for staggered three-year terms for
               members of the Plumbing Code Board of Appeals.
               Fact Sheet (106K)

27)  13-147    Amending Chapter 19.03 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to the Fire Code, Chapter 20.08 relating to
               the Lincoln Building Code, Chapter 21.05 relating to
               the Property Maintenance Code of Lincoln, Chapter 23.10
               relating to the Electrical Code, Chapter 24.10 relating
               to the Lincoln Plumbing Code, and Chapter 25.04
               relating to the Lincoln Mechanical Code to create an
               advisory task force for each such code to advise the
               Mayor on changes to and development of the Fire Code,
               Building Code, Property Maintenance Code, Electrical
               Code, Plumbing Code, and Mechanical Code, and to
               provide for the appointment and terms of the task force
               members, by adding a new section 19.03.225 to create
               the Fire Code Task Force; adding a new section
               20.08.167 to create the Building Code Task Force;
               adding a new section 20.08.168 to create the Code Study
               Committee to advise the Mayor on the suitability of
               proposed changes to codes or ordinances found in
               Lincoln Municipal Code Chapters 19.03, 20.08, 20.12,
               21.05, 23.10, 24.01, 24.05 and 25.10; adding a new
               section 21.05.225 to create the Property Maintenance
               Code Task Force; adding a new section 23.10.530 to
               create the Electrical Code Task Force; adding a new
               section numbered 24.10.032 to create the Plumbing Code
               Task Force; and adding a new section 25.04.165 to
               create the Mechanical Code Task Force.
               Fact Sheet (106K)

28)  13-148    Amending Section 8.06.020 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               to update the definitions of person and stationary
               source to make them consistent with the Lincoln-
               Lancaster County Air Pollution Control Regulations and
               Standards.
               Fact Sheet (40K)

29)  13-149    Consent Amendments Ordinance amending Chapter 2.12 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to the City Clerk,
               Chapter 2.20 relating to the Fire and Rescue
               Department, Chapter 2.35 relating to the Public Works
               and Utilities Department, Chapter 2.42 relating to the
               Urban Development Department, and Chapter 5.50 relating
               to Taxicabs, by amending Section 2.12.170 to provide
               that the City Clerk shall appoint the deputy clerk
               without action by the Council, amending Section
               2.20.010 to provide that the Fire Chief shall comply
               with requests to supply data upon request of the City's
               financial auditors, amending Sections 2.35.037 and
               2.42.040 to reflect the transfer of parking functions
               to the Urban Development Department, and amending
               Section 5.50.040 to change the dates of Taxicab Review
               Board hearings.
               Fact Sheet (14K)

30)  13-150    Consent Amendments Ordinance amending Chapter 10.12 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Traffic Control
               Devices, Chapter 10.26 relating to Arterial Streets and
               Chapter 10.41 relating to Snow Removal Districts by
               amending Section 10.12.030 to clarify that pedestrians
               must obey pedestrian signals, remove obsolete
               provisions concerning traffic-control signals and add
               provisions concerning yellow flashing arrow signals;
               amending Section 10.26.415 to revise the boundaries of
               L55X as an arterial street; adding Section 10.26.437 to
               designate Pinnacle Arena Dr. as an arterial street; and
               amending Section 10.41.020 to designate the boundaries
               of West Haymarket Snow District as a snow removal
               district.
               Fact Sheet (14K)

31)  13-151    Consent Amendments Ordinance amending Chapter 14.32 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Special Events
               Ordinance, Chapter 14.57 relating to Newsracks, Chapter
               15.04 relating to Tracks, and Chapter 27.69 relating to
               Signs by amending Sections 14.32.070 and 27.69.035 to
               update the names of arterial streets and designate new
               arterial streets; amending Section 14.57.060 to change
               the minimum distance a newsrack may be placed from a
               curb face; and repealing Chapter 15.04, consisting of
               Sections 15.04.010, 15.04.020, 15.04.030, 15.04.040,
               15.04.050, 15.04.060, 15.04.070, 15.04.080, and
               15.04.090, because its provisions have been preempted
               by federal law.
               Fact Sheet (14K)

32)  13-152    Consent Amendments Ordinance amending Chapter 8.08 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Body Art
               Establishments, Chapter 8.14 relating to Child Care
               Programs, and Chapter 8.20 relating to the Lincoln Food
               Code, by amending Section 8.08.060 to provide that any
               initial body art establishment permit issued on or
               after May 15 and before July 1 shall be valid until
               June 30 of the following year; and amending Section
               8.14.037 to provide that any new certificate of
               compliance for a child care program issued on or after
               December 15 and before February 1 shall be valid until
               January 31 of the following year; and amending Section
               8.20.150 to provide that any new food establishment
               permit, other than a temporary food establishment
               permit, issued on or after April 15 and before June 1
               shall be valid until May 31 of the following year.
               Fact Sheet (14K)

33)  13-153    Consent Amendments Ordinance amending Lincoln Municipal
               Code Section 2.02.020, Departments of the City
               Designated, to redesignate the Personnel Department as
               the Human Resources Department and the Personnel
               Director as the Human Resources Director and to reflect
               such redesignations throughout the Lincoln Municipal
               Code by changing references to Personnel Department to
               Human Resources Department and changing Personnel
               Director to Human Resources Director in Lincoln
               Municipal Code Sections 2.02.100, 2.50.020, 2.62.180,
               2.65.180, 2.66.140, 2.76.025, 2.76.030, 2.76.035,
               2.76.040, 2.76.055, 2.76.080, 2.76.090, 2.76.095,
               2.76.100, 2.76.105, 2.76.110, 2.76.115, 2.76.120,
               2.76.130, 2.76.135, 2.76.150, 2.76.175, 2.76.202,
               2.76.210, 2.76.215, 2.76.230, 2.76.235, 2.76.240,
               2.76.250, 2.76.265, 2.76.275, 2.76.320, 2.76.330,
               2.76.340, 2.76.380, 2.76.387, 2.76.450, 2.76.465,
               2.76.470, 2.76.475, 2.76.485, 2.76.490, 2.76.505,
               2.76.515, 2.76.530, 2.76.560, 2.78.010, 2.78.025,
               4.62.010, 4.62.015, 4.64.020, 4.66.040.
               Fact Sheet (14K)

34)  13-154    Technical Amendments Ordinance amending Chapter 2.02 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Governmental
               Organization, Chapter 2.35 relating to the Public Works
               and Utilities Department, Chapter 2.76 relating to the
               Personnel System, Chapter 5.36 relating to Peddlers,
               Chapter 27.02 relating to Zoning General Definitions,
               Chapter 27.70 relating to Zoning Additional Use
               Regulations, Chapter 27.72 relating to Zoning Height
               and Lot Regulations, Chapter 27.83 relating to Build
               Through Acreage Overlay District and Chapter 28.01
               relating to Regulations for Construction Site
               Discharges by amending Sections 2.02.130 and 2.35.035
               to reflect changes in the designations of divisions,
               operations and functions of the Public Works and
               Utilities Department; amending Section 2.35.030 to
               gender-neutralize that section; amending Section
               2.76.365 to reflect a change in terminology from
               fireman to firefighter; amending Section 5.36.040 to
               reflect a change in terminology in processing peddler
               permits; amending Section 27.02.200 by correcting Code
               references in definitions; amending Sections 27.70.060
               and 27.72.140 to revise obsolete policy references to
               refer to the City of Lincoln Access Management Policy;
               and amending Section 27.83.020 to refer to the most
               current Lincoln/Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan;
               amending Section 28.01.060 to clarify Stormwater
               Activity Pollution Prevention Plan requirements.
               Fact Sheet (16K)

35)  13-155    Technical Amendments Ordinance amending Chapter 10.02
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Vehicles and
               Traffic Definitions, Chapter 10.06 relating to
               Administration and Enforcement, Chapter10.12 relating
               to Traffic Control Devices, Chapter 10.14 relating to
               Rules of the Road, Chapter 10.20 relating to Automobile
               Racing, Chapter 10.30 relating to pedestrians and
               Chapter 10.32 relating to Stopping, Standing and
               Parking, by amending Section 10.02.140 to correct a
               typographical error; amending Section 10.02.315 to
               clarify that school crossing reduced speed zones may
               exist on all streets; amending Section 10.06.050,
               10.06.060 and 10.06.070 to adopt more current
               terminology; amending Section 10.14.010 to clarify that
               vehicles stopped at stop signs shall yield to
               pedestrians; amending Sections 10.14.250 and 10.14.330
               to state the speed limits in alleys in the section
               designating other speed limits; amending Section
               10.20.040 to delete obsolete provisions concerning auto
               racing at the state fairgrounds; amending 10.30.020 to
               update provisions on pedestrian control signals;
               repealing Section 10.32.060 to delete obsolete
               provisions on painted curbs for parking control; and
               amending Section 10.32.080 to remove outdated
               provisions concerning angled parking space designation.
               Fact Sheet (16K)

36)  13-156    Technical Amendments Ordinance amending Chapter 14.36
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Housemoving,
               Chapter 14.44 relating to Obstructions on Corner Lots,
               Chapter 14.55 relating to Sidewalk Vendors, Chapter
               14.56 relating to Works of Art, Chapter 14.57 relating
               to Newsracks, Chapter 14.64 relating to Utility Poles
               and Service Lines, and 14.80 relating to Sidewalk
               Construction, by amending Section 14.36.030 to delete
               the requirement that permits be approved by the City
               Engineer; amending Section 14.36.040 to correct the
               name of Lincoln Electric System; amending Section
               14.44.010 to correct an erroneous Code citation;
               amending Section 14.56.070 to correct a typographical
               error; amending Section 14.80.050 to provide that the
               Director of Public Works and Utilities may waive
               standards for location of sidewalks and clarifying
               standards for incline of sidewalks; and  amending
               Sections 14.55.100, 14.57.050, 14.57.080, 14.57.110,
               14.57.120, 14.57.130, 14.64.030, 14.80.080, 14.80.090,
               14.80.100, 14.80.110, 14.80.160 to re-assign 
               responsibilities from the Sidewalk Inspector to the 
               Director of Public works and to gender-neutralize language.
               Fact Sheet (16K)

37)  13-157    Technical Amendments Ordinance amending Chapter 17.02
               of the Lincoln Municipal Code relating to Water
               Definitions, Chapter 17.10 relating to Connections to
               Water System, Chapter 17.18 relating to Mains, Pipes,
               and Valves, Chapter 17.22 relating to Water Use Charge,
               24.38 relating to On-site Wastewater Treatment Systems
               and Chapter 24.60 relating to Sanitary Sewer Taps by
               amending Sections 17.02.120, 17.10.020, 17.10.120,
               17.18.150, 17.22.020 and 17.22.025 to gender-neutralize
               language; amending Section 17.10.030 to update
               language; amending Section 17.18.050 to clarify curb
               stop requirements; repealing Section 17.18.070 to
               eliminate obsolete language concerning remote meter
               reading devices; amending Section 17.18.140 to clarify
               excavation and backfill requirements; amending Section
               24.38.080 by clarifying and updating language
               pertaining to sewage disposal; and amending Section
               24.60.010 by clarifying requirements for installation
               of sanitary sewer service.
               Fact Sheet (16K)


PUBLIC HEARING - RESOLUTIONS

38)  13R-271   Approving the designation of an additional $14,625.00
               from Keno lottery gross proceeds for human services to
               be allocated to the 2013 H.S. Emergency Fund in order
               for Human Services to provide $4,875.00 to each of the
               following three agencies for the hiring of three part
               time Americorp workers: Golden Warriors at El Centro de
               las Americas; Talented Tenth Scholars at Malone Center;
               and the Salvation Army Sudanese Program. (ADOPTED, 7-0; 
               A-87686)
               Fact Sheet (291K)

39)  13R-272   Adopting the City of Lincoln Title VI Limited English
               Proficiency Program Plan to satisfy federal compliance
               requirements. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87687)
               Fact Sheet (117K)
               Attachment (988K)

40)  13R-273   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of November 1 - 15, 2013. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-87688)
               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (21K)

41)  13R-274   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
               April 15, 2013 through May 31, 2014. (ADOPTED, 7-0;
               A-87689)
               Fact Sheet (50K)
               Attachment (25K)

42)  13R-275   Amending the Lincoln-Lancaster County Air Pollution
               Control Regulations and Standards to make updates and
               minor changes to provide greater clarity in the air
               pollution regulations. (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87690)
               Fact Sheet (50K)
               Attachment (11322K)

43)  13R-278   Approving the intent to create a maintenance business
               improvement district to be known as the West
               Haymarket/Downtown Maintenance Business Improvement
               District (referred to herein as the "WHM Maintenance
               BID") in the area roughly bounded by Pinnacle Arena Dr.
               on the west and north, N. 7th, N. 8th and N. 9th Sts.
               on the east, and N St. on the south. (MTA #1 ACCEPTING 
               SUBSTITUTE RESOLUTION ADOPTED, 7-0; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 
               7-0; A-87691)
               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (729K)
               Motion To Amend (89K)

44)  13R-279   Approving the intent to create a management business
               improvement district to be known as the West
               Haymarket/Downtown Management Business Improvement
               District (hereinafter referred to as the "WHM
               Management BID") in the area roughly bounded by
               Pinnacle Arena Dr. on the west and north, N. 10th St.
               on the east, and Q St. between N. 9th and N. 10th Sts.,
               R St. between Canopy St. and N. 9th St., and N St.
               between Pinnacle Arena Dr. and S. 8th St. on the south.
               (MTA #1 ACCEPTING SUBSTITUTE RESOLUTION ADOPTED, 7-0; 
               ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 7-0; A-87692)

               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (624K)
               Motion To Amend (101K)

45)  13R-280   Approving the intent to create a core management
               business improvement district to be known as the West
               Haymarket/Downtown Core Management Business Improvement
               District ("WHM Core BID") in the area roughly bounded
               by Pinnacle Arena Dr. on the west and north, N. 8th and
               N. 9th Sts. on the east, and O and N Sts. on the south.
               (MTA #1 ACCEPTING SUBSTITUTE RESOLUTION ADOPTED, 6-0, 
               CAMP ABSTAINED; ADOPTED AS AMENDED, 6-0, CAMP ABSTAINED; 
               A-87693)
               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (666K)
               Motion To Amend (90K)

                     - END PUBLIC HEARING -


ORDINANCES - 3RD READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)

46)  13-133    Creating Special Assessment Water District No. 1204 1205
               for the purpose of constructing an 8-inch diameter water main
               in W. Prospector Ct. from S. Folsom St. to S.W. 6th
               St., a 6-inch diameter water main in S.W. 6th St. from
               W. Prospector Ct. to approximately 400 feet south of W.
               High St., and a 6-inch diameter water main in W. High
               St. from S. Folsom St. to S.W. 6th St., and assessing
               the costs thereof against the benefitted property.
               (PASSED, 7-0; #19951)
               Fact Sheet (14K)
               Attachment (1093K)

47)  13R-263   Comp. Plan Amendment No. 13002 - Amending the 2040
               Lincoln-Lancaster County Comprehensive Plan to change
               approximately 477 acres of land from Public and Semi-
               Public to Industrial, to add a Moderate to Heavy
               Industrial Center to the Existing and Proposed
               Industrial Centers map, and to change approximately 395
               acres from Tier I, Priority C, to Tier I, Priority A,
               on property generally located at N.W. 27th St. and
               Highway 34. (Related Items:  13R-263, 13R-264,
               13-136, 13-137) (Action Date: 12/9/13)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87694)
               Fact Sheet (2900K)
               Attachment (2956K)

48)  13R-264   Approving a Memorandum of Understanding between the
               City of Lincoln and the Airport Authority of the City
               of Lincoln outlining the infrastructure requirements
               related to the annexation of approximately 435 acres of
               property, to be known as Railpark, generally located at
               N.W. 27th St. and Highway 34. (Related Items: 13R-264,
               13R-263, 13-136, 13-137) (Action Date: 12/9/13)
               (ADOPTED, 7-0; A-87695)
               Fact Sheet (12K)
               Attachment (3201K)

49)  13-136    Annexation No. 13005 - Amending the Lincoln corporate
               Limits Map by annexing approximately 435 acres
               generally located at N.W. 27th St. and Highway 34.
               (Related Items: 13R-263, 13R-264, 13-136, 13-137)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #19952)
               Fact Sheet (3156K)
               Attachment (483K)

50)  13-137    Change of Zone 13022 - Application of Lincoln Airport
               Authority for a change of zone from P Public Use
               District and AG Agriculture District to I-1 Industrial
               District, and from P Public Use District, AG
               Agriculture District and B-1 Local Business District to
               H-3 Highway Commercial District, on property generally
               located at N.W. 27th St. and Highway 34. (Related
               Items: 13R-263, 13R-264, 13-137, 13-136)
               (PASSED, 7-0; #19953)
               Fact Sheet (3588K)

51)  13-138    Text Amendment No. 13006 - Amending Chapter 27.72 of
               the Lincoln Municipal Code, Height and Lot Regulations,
               by amending Section 27.72.020 to reduce the required
               rear yard in the R-1 through R-4 zoning districts for
               single- and two-family dwellings as set forth in Table
               27.72.020(a); by amending Section 27.72.060 to modify
               the provisions regarding the projection of patios,
               terraces, uncovered decks, and ornamental features into
               a required yard; and adding a new section numbered
               27.72.190 granting the Planning Director authority to
               approve minor modifications to the rear yard setback
               under specified conditions. (MTA #1 ADOPTED, 7-0; 
               PASSED, 7-0; #19954)
               Fact Sheet (214K)

52)  13-139    Change of Zone 13024 - Application of Charles Earley
               for a change of zone from R-2 Residential District to
               R-5 Residential District on property generally located
               at 4926 Garland St. (PASSED, 7-0; #19955)
               Fact Sheet (477K)

53)  13-140    Vacation No. 12007 - Vacating the east-west alley
               between S. 1st and S. 2nd Sts. and between N and O
               Sts.; vacating N St. between S. 1st and S. 2nd St. and
               vacating the west 14 feet of S. 2nd St. between O and M
               Sts. (PASSED, 7-0; #19956)
               Fact Sheet (1552K)

54)  13-141    Approving a sublease agreement between the Nebraska
               Department of Administrative Services on behalf of the
               Nebraska Department of Education Vocational
               Rehabilitation Services and the City of Lincoln for the
               sublease by Nebraska Department of Administrative
               Services of 160 square feet of space at 1111 O St.,
               Suite 205, for purposes of Workforce Investment Act
               Services and the American Job Center for a four year
               term of October 1, 2013 through September 30, 2017.
               (PASSED, 7-0; #19957)
               Fact Sheet (12K)
               Attachment (375K)

55)  13-142    Approving a sublease agreement between the Nebraska
               Department of Administrative Services on behalf of the
               Nebraska Department of Labor, Office of Unemployment
               Insurance and the City of Lincoln for the sublease by
               Nebraska Department of Administrative Services of 53.75
               square feet of space at 1111 O St., Suite 205, for
               purposes of Workforce Investment Act Services and the
               American Job Center for a four year term of October 1,
               2013 through September 30, 2017. (PASSED, 7-0; #19958)
               Fact Sheet (12K)
               Attachment (358K)


"Ordinances - 1st Reading" & "Resolutions - 1st Reading" are on Agenda for Advance Notice Only
Public Hearing will occur on Second Reading

ORDINANCES - 1ST READING & RELATED RESOLUTIONS (as required)
(ITEMS 56 THRU 63 HAD 1ST READING)

56)  13-158    Amending the class title and pay schedule for the
               employee group whose classifications are assigned to
               the pay range prefixed by the letter "A" by changing
               the title and pay range of Forestry Supervisor to
               Community Operations Forester.
               Fact Sheet (41K)

57)  13-159    Amending Chapter 2.76 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to Personnel Rules and Regulations to include
               provisions for employees with a pay range prefixed by
               the letter "M" that were previously included in the
               Management Compensation Plan by amending Section
               2.76.155 to include provisions for longevity pay for
               employees with a pay range prefixed by the letter "M";
               adding a new section numbered 2.76.160 to provide for
               the award of variable merit increases for employees
               with a pay range prefixed by the letter "M"; and
               amending Section 2.76.395 to include vacation leave for
               employees with a pay range prefixed by the letter "M".
               Fact Sheet (88K)

58)  13-160    Amending Chapter 2.78 of the Lincoln Municipal Code
               relating to the Management Compensation Plan by
               amending Section 2.78.010 to remove employees with a
               pay range prefixed by the letter "M" from the
               Management Compensation Plan; by amending Section
               2.78.020 to remove annual leave provisions for
               employees with a pay range prefixed by the letter "M";
               amending Section 2.78.025 to remove provisions for
               merit increases for employees with a pay range prefixed
               by the letter "M"; repealing Section 2.78.027, to
               remove longevity pay provisions for employees with a
               pay range prefixed by the letter "M"; and amending
               Section 2.78.030 to remove sick leave provisions for
               employees with a pay range prefixed by the letter "M".
               Fact Sheet (94K)

59)  13-161    Approving a Real Estate Sales Agreement between the
               City of Lincoln and Habitat for Humanity Inc. for the
               sale of City owned property generally located at 1427
               N. 25th St. for an amount of $20,000.00.
               Fact Sheet (62K)
               Attachment (827K)

60)  13-162    Authorizing the issuance of tax allocation bonds with a
               total not to exceed the amount of $8,116,515 for the
               City of Lincoln, Block 68 Redevelopment Project in
               Greater Downtown Lincoln.

61)  13-163    Change of Zone 13025   Application of Advanced
               Chiropractic Solutions for a change of zone from R-2
               Residential District to R-T Residential Transition
               District, on property generally located at the
               northeast corner of S. 10th St. and High St.
               (Related Items: 13-163, 13R-290)
               Fact Sheet (1188K)

62)  13R-290   Use Permit 13010   Application of Advanced Chiropractic
               Solutions to develop approximately 4,700 sq. ft. of
               office/medical space, with a request to waive the
               required front yard setbacks on property generally
               located at the northeast corner of S. 10th St. and High
               St. (Related Items: 13-163, 13R-290) (Action Date: 1/6/13)
               Fact Sheet (2454K)

63)  13-164    Approving a Real Estate Sales Agreement between the
               City of Lincoln and Two Vista, LLC for the sale of
               approximately 1.32 acres of  City owned property
               generally located at S. 67th St. and Pioneers Boulevard
               for an amount of $387,275.00. 
               Fact Sheet (70K)
               Attachment (1804K)


RESOLUTIONS - 1ST READING (ITEMS 64 THRU 77 HAD 1ST READING)

64)  13R-281   Approving the "Safe Routes to School" program for
               federal funding through the Nebraska Department of
               Roads for sidewalk repairs within a two mile radius of
               schools to improve walking and biking options to
               schools in the area.
               Fact Sheet (69K)
               Fact Sheet (57K)

65)  13R-282   Re-adopting the Water System Impact Fee Schedule, Water
               Distribution Impact Fee Schedule, Wastewater Impact Fee
               Schedule, Arterial St. Impact Fee Schedule, and
               Neighborhood Park and Trail Impact Fee Schedule without
               any adjustment for inflation until July 1, 2014.
               Fact Sheet (17K)

66)  13R-283   Approving the grant agreement between the State of
               Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and
               the City of Lincoln for the Nebraska Homeless
               Assistance Program to administer grant funds to local
               homeless service providers. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (83K)
               Attachment (1331K)

67)  13R-284   Approving a Contract Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln, Lancaster County and the Lincoln-Lancaster
               County Public Building Commission and A to Z Printing
               and Cornerstone Printing & Imaging for the annual
               requirements for Offset Printing and Related Services,
               pursuant to Bid No. 13-301, for a three year term with
               the option to renew for two additional one year terms. 
               Fact Sheet (130K)
               Attachment (4954K)

68)  13R-285   Approving an Amendment to Agreement between the City of
               Lincoln and Thermo King Christensen, Inc. for the
               annual requirements for Vehicle Filters for StarTran,
               pursuant to Quote No. 3709, for an additional two-year
               term. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (118K)
               Attachment (88K)

69)  13R-286   Amending the first year (2013-2014) of the six year CIP
               to add the Block 68 Redevelopment Project generally
               located between 10th, 11th, M, and N Sts. and approving
               the appropriation of $8,116,515 in TIF funds for the
               project. (Related Items: 13R-286, 13R-287)
               Fact Sheet (157K)

70)  13R-287   Approving the Block 68 Redevelopment Project
               Redevelopment Agreement between CA/Argent Block 68
               Lincoln, LLC and the City of Lincoln relating to the
               redevelopment of property generally located on the
               block bounded by 10th, 11th, M and N Sts.   
               (Related Items: 13R-286, 13R-287)
               Fact Sheet (138K)
               Attachment (11565K)

71)  13R-288   Accepting the report of new and pending claims against
               the City and approving disposition of claims set forth
               for the period of November 16 - 30, 2013.
               Fact Sheet (7K)
               Attachment (22K)

72)  13R-289   Reappointing Libby Raetz to the Lincoln Electric System
               Administrative Board for a term expiring December 31,
               2016.(Consent)

73)  13R-291   Approving amendments to the master plan for Woods Park
               for renovation of the Woods Park Tennis Center. 
               Fact Sheet (115K)
               Attachment (98K)

74)  13R-292   Authorizing the acquisition of fee title to a portion
               of real property generally located at 1045 S. Folsom
               St. for the extension of W. E St. by condemnation if
               necessary.
               Fact Sheet (8K)
               Attachment (2282K)

75)  13R-293   Approving an Agreement between the City of Lincoln,
               Lancaster County, the Lincoln-Lancaster County Public
               Building Commission and Waste Connections of Nebraska,
               Inc. for Waste Hauling Services, pursuant to Bid No.
               13-304, for a four-year term with the option to renew
               for one additional four year term.
               Fact Sheet (135K)
               Attachment (4512K)

76)  13R-294   Assessing the costs incurred for cutting, clearing and
               removing weeds against the various benefitted
               properties for the period of January 1, 2013 through
               December 31, 2013. 
               Attachment (1559K)

77)  13R-295   Approving Service Agreements between the City of
               Lincoln and the Board of Regents of the University of
               Nebraska on behalf of the College of Nursing and the
               City of Lincoln and Bryan LGH School of Nursing to
               provide clinical training for public health students at
               Easterday Recreation Center for terms of January 1,
               2014 through December 31, 2016. (Consent)
               Fact Sheet (205K)
               Attachment (1041K)


PENDING LIST - DATE CERTAIN - NONE


PENDING LIST   (EXTENDED ONE WEEK)

78)  07-73     Amending Title 20 of the Lincoln Municipal Code,
               the Building Code, by adding a new Chapter 20.02,
               entitled Neglected Building Registration, to
               require registration of neglected, deteriorated
               and/or abandoned buildings, to require the filing
               of plans for restoration or demolition of
               abandoned buildings, and to establish penalties
               for violations thereof. (5/7/07 - Placed on
               Pending, No Date Certain)
     	       Fact Sheet

79)  13-108    Creating Special Assessment Re-Paving District No. 158
               for the purpose of reconstructing portions of 66th St.,
               Almira Lane, Marcus Rd., and Anns Ct. within the
               Country Meadows Homeowners Association Boundaries, and
               assessing the costs thereof against the benefitted
               properties. (10/7/13 - Action Delayed with Cont'd
               Public Hearing for 3 Weeks to 10/28/13) (10/21/13 -
               Action delayed with Cont'd Public Hearing to 11/4/13)
               (10/21/13 - Action delayed with Cont'd Public Hearing
               to 12/9/13) (11/25/13 - Placed on Pending, No
               Date Certain)
               Fact Sheet (13K)
               Attachment (133K)


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ADJOURNMENT   4:44 P.M.


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