CITY OF OMAHA PUBLIC NOTICES 11/18/20 – ORDINANCES

CITY OF OMAHA

Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Omaha met on November 10, 2020 and passed and approved the following ordinance:

ORDINANCE NO. 42367

An ordinance authorizing and approving a Lease Purchase Agreement between the City of Omaha Public Facilities Corporation and the City of Omaha, Nebraska a copy of which Agreement is Exhibit A and incorporated herein by this reference, to provide funds: (1) for the lease-purchase of and the financing of the costs of renovating, revitalizing and constructing improvements to certain parks in downtown Omaha known as the Riverfront Revitalization Area, and (2) for the lease-purchase of and the financing of computer equipment for use by various City departments; authorizing and approving an Amended and Restated Site Lease Agreement between the Corporation and the City for the leasing of the project site by the City to the Corporation, a copy of which Site Lease is Exhibit B and incorporated herein by this reference; authorizing and approving a Bill of Sale by the City to the Corporation for the sale of certain equipment to the Corporation, a copy of which Bill of Sale is Exhibit C and incorporated herein by this reference; approving an Indenture of Trust between the Corporation and BOKF, National Association, as Trustee and Paying Agent, a copy of which Indenture is Exhibit D and incorporated herein by this reference; approving the terms and conditions of the Corporation’s approximately $15,500,000.00 aggregate principal amount Lease Revenue Bonds, Series 2020B, to be issued in one series as set forth in the Indenture and the issuance and delivery thereof; delegating authority to the City’s Finance Director to determine the final price, interest rates, principal amount and redemption provisions for the Bonds; and satisfying applicable federal income tax law requirements.

SUMMARY: Same

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0 As Amended

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

11/18

CITY OF OMAHA

Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Omaha met on November 10, 2020 and passed and approved the following ordinance:

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ORDINANCE NO. 42355

AN ORDINANCE to amend the official zoning map of the City of Omaha adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code, by changing certain boundaries of the official zoning map of the City of Omaha in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, to rezone property located northeast of 180th and Fo11 Streets from AG-Agricultural District to DR-Development Reserve District. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. The official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code so that: Outlots A through B and D through H, Flanagan Pointe, a subdivision as surveyed and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, are hereby rezoned from AG-Agricultural District to DR-Development Reserve District. Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42356

AN ORDINANCE to amend the official zoning map of the City of Omaha adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code, by changing certain boundaries of the official zoning map of the City of Omaha in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, to rezone property located n011heast of 180th and Fort Streets from AG-Agricultural District to R4-Single-Family Residential District (High-Density). BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. The official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code so that: Lots 4 through 92, Flanagan Pointe, a subdivision as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, are hereby rezoned from AG-Agricultural District to R4-Single-Family Residential District (High-Density). Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42357

AN ORDINANCE to amend the official zoning map of the City of Omaha adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code, by changing certain boundaries of the official zoning map of the City of Omaha in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, to rezone property located northeast of 180th and Fort Streets from AG-Agricultural District to MU-Mixed Use District. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. The official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code so that: Lots 1 through 3 and Outlot C, Flanagan Pointe, a subdivision as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, are hereby rezoned from AG-Agricultural District to MU-Mixed Use District. Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42358

AN ORDINANCE to approve a Mixed Use District Development Agreement for property located northeast of 180th and Fort Streets between the City of Omaha and 85 Seabess, LLC, providing site development standards; and to provide for an effective date. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. That the City of Omaha, in the interest of maintaining public health safety, and welfare, desires to assure that the property located northeast of 180th and Fort Streets is developed in accordance with the provisions of the Mixed Use District Development Agreement attached hereto and made a part hereof by reference. Section 2. That if this Ordinance, or portion thereof, is found to be invalid, any zoning ordinance applicable to such site shall not be invalidated for such reason. Section 3. That this Mixed Use District Development Agreement is hereby approved. Section 4. That this Ordinance shall be in full force and take effect fifteen (15) days from and after the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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 ORDINANCE NO. 42347

AN ORDINANCE to amend the official zoning map of the City of Omaha adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code, by changing certain boundaries of the official zoning map of the City of Omaha in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, to rezone property located at 2564 Harney Street from OS-Downtown Service District to CED-Central Business District (property is located within an ACI-1-Areas of Civic Importance Overlay District). BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. The official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code so that: The south 10 feet of the east 30 feet of the west 90 feet of Sublot 10, Lot 6 and the west 95 feet of Sublot 7, Lot 6, Capitol Addition, a subdivision as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, is hereby rezoned from OS-Downtown Service District to CED-Central Business District (property is located within an ACI-1-Areas of Civic Importance Overlay District); and Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42348

AN ORDINANCE to amend the official zoning map of the City of Omaha adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code, by changing certain boundaries of the official zoning map of the City of Omaha in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, to rezone property located at 7022 North 54th Street from R3-Single Family Residential District to RS-Urban Family Residential District. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. The official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code so that: Lot 11, Camenzind Highland, a subdivision as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, is hereby rezoned from R3-Single Family Residential District to RS-Urban Family Residential District.; and Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42349

AN ORDINANCE to amend the official zoning map of the City of Omaha adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code, by changing certain boundaries of the official zoning map of the City of Omaha in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, to rezone property located southwest of 40th Street and Bedford A venue from GC-General Commercial District to CC-Community Commercial District. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. The official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code so that: Lots 216 and 217, Westmoreland, a subdivision as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, is hereby rezoned from GC-General Commercial District to CC-Community Commercial District; and Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42350

AN ORDINANCE to amend the official zoning map of the City of Omaha adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code, by changing certain boundaries of the official zoning map of the City of Omaha in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, to rezone property located at 1502 William Street from GI-General Industrial District to R5-Urban Family Residential District. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section I. The official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code so that: The south 60 feet of Lot 5, Block 6, Kountze Third Addition, a subdivision as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, is hereby rezoned from GI-General Industrial District to RS-Urban Family Residential District.; and Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42351

AN ORDINANCE to amend the boundaries of the MCC-Major Commercial Corridor Overlay District, to incorporate into that district the property located at 1809 Madison Street; and to provide for an effective date. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCLL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. In accordance with Sections 55-681 through 55-688 and 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, the official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended so that: Lot 1, Albrights Choice Replat 3, a subdivision, as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, is hereby rezoned to be included in and incorporated into the MCC-Major Commercial Corridor Overlay District; provided, that the base zoning district for such property shall not be changed by this ordinance. Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42352

AN ORDINANCE to amend the boundaries of the MCC-Major Commercial Corridor Overlay District, to incorporate into that district the property located southeast of 90th and Pacific Streets; and to provide for an effective date. Section 1. In accordance with Sections 55-681 through 55-688 and 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, the official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended so that: LANDS SEC-TWN-RGE 27-15-12 VAC 89 ST ADJ & -EX 5 X 62 FT TRACT & IRREG NE 41.49 X 126.32 FT FOR WIDENING- 25 AC ADJ ON W LONGVIEW ADD NE 1/4 27-15-12 & VAC ALLEY &E 158 FTLOTS4 &5 &E 152 FT LOT 6&E 152 FT N25FTLT7&E l62 S 75 FT LOT 7& E 162, as surveyed in Douglas County, Nebraska; and Lot 2, Block 1, EX NTHLY PT FOR ST- TL 1 SEC 27- 15-12 & 5 FT VAC ALLEY ON E-EX TRIA NW 20 FT- LT 1 & N IR 23.4 FT LT 2 BLK 1 & 5 FT VAC ALLEY ADJ, West Pacific Hills; and Lots 1 and 2, West Pacific Hills Replat 3, subdivisions, as surveyed and platted in Douglas County, Nebraska is hereby rezoned to be included in and incorporated into the MCC-Major Commercial Corridor Overlay District; provided, that the base zoning district for such property shall not be changed by this ordinance. Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42353

AN ORDINANCE to amend the official zoning map of the City of Omaha adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code, by changing certain boundaries of the official zoning map of the City of Omaha in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code, to rezone the property located southwest of 44th and Douglas Streets from R8-High-Density Multiple-Family Residential District to CC-Community Commercial District (property is located within an ACI-Areas of Civic Importance Overlay District). BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section I. The official zoning map adopted by Section 55-65 of the Omaha Municipal Code be, and the same hereby is, changed and amended in accordance with Section 55-886 of the Omaha Municipal Code so that: Lots l through 4, Block 9, Briggs Place, a subdivision as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska is hereby rezoned from R8-High-Density Multiple-Family Residential District to CC-Community Commercial District (property is located within an ACI Overlay District). Section 2. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42354

AN ORDINANCE to approve a PUR-Planned Unit Redevelopment Overlay District in a CC-Community Commercial District (property is located within an ACI-Areas of Civic Importance Overlay District) located southwest of 44th and Douglas Streets, to approve the Development Plan, and to provide for an effective date. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. In accordance with Sections 55-595 through 55-600 of the Omaha Municipal Code, a PUR-Planned Unit Redevelopment Overlay District and the Development Plan, attached hereto and made a part hereof, are hereby approved, for the following described land in Douglas County, Nebraska: Lots 1 through 4, Block 9, Briggs Place, a subdivision as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska. Section 2. The proposed Development Plan has been reviewed and evaluated pursuant to, and meets each of, the site plan criteria set forth in Section 55-885 of the Omaha Municipal Code. Section 3. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading October 27, 2020; Third Reading, Public Hearing and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42359

AN ORDINANCE to amend Omaha Municipal Code Section 36-251 to change the maximum size for a passenger bus due to the new articulated passenger bus used by Metro Transit to 65 feet; to add Article IX, Sections 36-290 to 36-295, entitled “Business Transit to 65 feet; to add Article IX, Sections 36-290 to 36-295, entitled “Business Access and Transit Lanes” to Chapter 36 of the Omaha Municipal Code; to provide for the rules and regulations concerning the use of the Business Access and Transit Lanes that will be used by the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system being operated by Metro Transit; to provide for the enforcement of violations and penalties; and to provide the effective date hereof. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. That Omaha Municipal Code Sec. 36-251 is hereby amended to read as follows:

Sec. 36-251. - Maximum size and clearance.

(a) Maximum size. No vehicle the width of which, including the load, is greater than eight feet six inches,  or of greater height than 13 feet six inches, or of a greater length than 40 feet, shall be operated on the streets of the city; except that passenger buses designed to carry in excess of seven passengers may not  exceed a width of eight feet eight inches or be of a greater length than 47 feet: except that articulated  passenger busses operated by a transit authority may not exceed a width of eight feet eight inches or be of greater length than 65 feet. No combination of vehicles coupled together shall be so operated whose combined length of towing vehicles and trailer or trailers shall exceed 65 feet.

(b) Maximum clearance.

(1) No person shall operate upon a public street any motor vehicle registered in any state as a passenger vehicle which has a clearance between the frame and ground in excess of 23 inches. The lowest portion  of the body floor shall not be more than five inches above the top of the frame.

(2) No person shall operate upon a public street any motor vehicle registered in any state as a truck or motor  home if it has a clearance between the frame and the ground which is in excess of the limits specified  within this subsection for its gross vehicle weight rating category. The lowest portion of the body floor shall not be more than five inches above the top of the frame. The frame height of trucks or motor  homes whose gross vehicle weight rating is 4,500 pounds or less shall be no more than 27 inches. The frame height of trucks or motor homes whose gross vehicle weight rating is 4,501 to 7,500 pounds shall be no more than 30 inches. The frame height of trucks or motor homes whose gross vehicle weight rating is 7,501 to 10,000 pounds shall be no more than 31 inches. This subsection shall not apply to trucks or motor homes with a gross vehicle weight rating in excess of 10,000 pounds. For the purpose of this section, “gross vehicle weight ratings” shall mean the manufacturer’s gross vehicle weight ratings established for that vehicle.

(3) Under subsections (b)(1) and (b)(2), measurements shall be made when a vehicle is unladen on a level surface at the lowest point in the longitudinal frame rail or structural rocker panel between the front axle and second axle on the vehicle.

(4) Violations of subsections (b)(1) and (b)(2) of this section shall be subject to article VIII of this chapter.

(5) Subsections (b)(1) and (b)(2) of this section shall not apply to the otherwise lawful towing of specially designed or modified motor vehicles designed and constructed for use in races or similar events off the public streets, roads and highways.

Section 2. That Chapter 36, Article IX, Section 36-290 through Section 36-295 of the Omaha Municipal Code is hereby created as follows:

ARTICLE IX. - BUSINESS ACCESS AND TRANSIT LANES

Sec. 36-290. Establishment.

For purposes of this Division, the City of Omaha is establishing semi-exclusive business access and transit lanes which may be used solely for passenger busses operated by the Transit Authority of the City, doing business as Metro Transit as part of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Program.

Sec. 36-291. - Definitions.

For purposes of this Article, the following terms are defined as follows:

1) Passenger bus - A passenger bus is a bus designed to carry passengers operated by the Transit Authority of the City, doing business as Metro Transit, that may not exceed a width of eight (8) feet eight (8) inches or be of greater length than 65 feet.

Sec. 36-292. - Designation: Official List.

The City Traffic Engineer shall designate the streets, highways, alleys, avenues or boulevards within the corporate limits of the City to be used as business access and transit lanes. Such designation shall consist of a list of the streets, highways, alleys, avenues or boulevards to be used as business access and transit lanes. When the list of the designated business access and transit lanes have been approved by Resolution of the City Council, and filed on record in the Public Works Department, and the Police Department, they shall be the official designated business access and transit lanes of the City. The removal of any street, highway, alley, avenue or boulevard from the list of business access and transit lanes shall follow the same process outlined in this Section. Copies of the current, updated official business access and transit lane list shall be kept in the office of the Public Works Department and the Police Department and be made available for free distribution to the public.

Sec. 36-293. Signs and Pavement Markings.   

The City Traffic Engineer shall install, or cause to be installed, appropriate signs indicating which streets are designated as business access and transit lanes. Further, the City Traffic Engineer shall install or cause to be installed all appropriate pavement markings to identify the business access and travel lanes to inform the public of their limitation.

Sec. 36-294. - Business Access and Transit Lanes.

The City of Omaha hereby creates business access and transit lanes {BAT) which are exclusively restricted to (1) use by passenger busses: and. (2) to any other traffic legally operating in the roadway for the sole purpose of making a right turn onto another street, highway., alley, avenue or boulevard within the City or for purposes of entry into a business alongside such street, highway, alley, avenue or boulevard. At no time shall anybody be able to park in the BAT lanes. This shall not prohibit passenger busses operated by the Transit Authority of the City, doing business as Metro Transit, to stop in such lanes for purposes of picking up passengers and/or waiting for scheduled routes.

Sec. 36-295. - The operation and parking of vehicular traffic is prohibited in business access and transit lanes.

No person shall operate a vehicle, other than a passenger bus operated by the Transit Authority of Omaha, doing business as Metro Transit, in the business access and transit lane other than for purposes of taking a right turn onto another street, highway, alley, avenue or boulevard within the City or for purposes of entry into a business alongside such street, highway, alley, avenue or boulevard. The vehicle shall be permitted to enter the business access and transit lane no more than 250 feet before the authorized right turn. Any person in violation of this Section shall be punished as prescribed in Section 1-10 and shall pay a minimum fine of $250.00 for each such violation. Further, any individual who parks their vehicle in such business access and transit lane shall be subject to removal pursuant to the process established in Omaha Municipal Code Section 36-231 through 36-238. Section 3. This Ordinance shall be in full force and take effect fifteen (15) days from and after the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42360

AN ORDINANCE to approve a Major Amendment to a Mixed Use District Development Agreement between the City of Omaha and Sweetbriar IV, LLC for Sterling Ridge, located southeast of 132nd and Pacific Streets, to allow for reduction of the setback required for a monument sign from 12 feet to 10 feet, providing site development standards; and to provide for an effective date. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. That the City of Omaha, in the interest of maintaining public health, safety, and welfare, desires to assure the property located southeast of 132nd and Pacific Streets is developed in accordance with the provisions of the Major Amendment to a Mixed Use Development Agreement attached hereto and made a pat1 hereof by reference. Section 2. That if this Ordinance, or portion thereof, is found to be invalid, any zoning ordinance applicable to such site shall not be invalidated for such reason. Section 3. That this Major Amendment to a Mixed Use Development Agreement is hereby approved. Section 4. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect fifteen (15) days from the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42361

AN ORDINANCE to transfer property at the corner of 36th Street and Wright Street, Omaha, Nebraska, to William M. Guldemond and Anne E. Guldemond, husband and wife, joint tenants with full rights of survivorship and not as tenants in common, to clear a cloud on the title, which use, has no negative impact upon the Field Club Trail; to authorize the Mayor to execute the attached quit claim deed; and to provide an effective date thereof. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. That the City of Omaha, notwithstanding the procedure outlined in Section 27-51 to 27-75 of the Omaha Municipal Code, will transfer to William M. Guldemond and Anne E. Guldemond, husband and wife, joint tenants with full rights of survivorship and not as tenants in common, a quit claim deed in the following piece of property: Part of Lots 7, 8, 9 and 10, Block 8, Lyman Place, an Addition to the City of Omaha, as surveyed, platted and recorded in Douglas County, Nebraska, lying within the former Missouri Pacific Railroad Right-of-Way and more recently and commonly referred to as the Field Club Trail, all being more particularly described as follows: Commencing at the Southwest corner of said Lot 7; thence N00°00’00”W on the West Line of said Block 8, a distance of 185.08 feet to the point of beginning; thence continuing N00°00’00”W on said West line of Block 8, a distance of 19.30 feet, to the Northwest corner of said Lot 10; thence S89°36’45”E on the North Line of said Lot 10, a distance of 40.48 feet; thence S06°52’3 l “E, a distance of 104.21 feet; thence S09° l 6’00”E; a distance of 102.46 feet to a point on the South line of said Lot 7; thence N89°36’45”W on the South line of said Lot 7, a distance of 1.54 feet, thence N20°06’ 12 ‘’W, a distance of 197 .57 feet to the point of beginning. Section 2. That the Mayor of the City of Omaha shall be authorized to execute the quit claim deed attached to this Ordinance. Section 3. This Ordinance not being of legislative character shall be in full force and take effect on the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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 ORDINANCE NO. 42362

AN ORDINANCE to provide custodial services at various Recreational Facilities, located in Omaha, Nebraska. The Agreement specifies the terms and conditions for such services between the City and BJ’S FLEET WASH, LLC through year 2023, with the option to extend for either an additional three (3) year term, or three (3) one (1)-year terms. Extensions of the Agreement shall be at the option of the City, exercised by the Parks, Recreation and Public Property Director or their representative. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. BJ’S FLEET WASH, LLC has agreed to provide custodial services for

$266,279.00 per year. BJ’S FLEET WASH, LLC Agreement Cost: 2021: $266,279.00 2022: $266,279.00 2023: $266,279.00 Total: $798,837.00. Section 2. That the Finance Director of the City of Omaha is authorized to make payments in accordance therewith from the General Fund No. 11111, and Organization Nos. 115112 -Adams Community Center ($39,900.00), 115123 -AV Sorensen Community Center ($37,200.00), 115113 -Benson Community Center ($38,700.00), 115114 -Camelot Community Center ($56,850.00), 115115 -Christie Heights Community Center ($37,350.00), 115125 -Common Ground Community Center ($115,875.00), 115031 -Dewey Building ($30,300.00), 115117 -Florence Community Center ($41,700.00), 115211 -Motto Mclean Ice Arena ($22,875.00), 115119 -Mockingbird Community Center ($45,150.00), 115121 - Montclair Community Center ($73,050.00), 115122 -Pi pal Community Center ($37,350.00), 115124 - Sherman Community Center ($32,250.00), 115116 - Subby Anzaldo Columbus Park Community Center ($36,450.00), 115352 - Day Camp Summer ($11,775.00), 115031 - Park Facilities Services ($55,800.00); City Wide Sports Fund No. 21108, and Organization No. 115366-Trap & Skeet ($29,712 .00); Tennis Operations Fund No. 21113, Organization Fund Nos. 115402- Hanscom Tennis ($28,575.00) and 115403 - Koch Tennis ($27,975.00). Section 3. That this Ordinance, not being of legislative character, shall be in force and take effect immediately upon its date of passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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 ORDINANCE NO. 42363

AN ORDINANCE to amend Section 23 - 177 of the Omaha Municipal Code concerning employment classifications by adding the employment classification entitled Mental Health Crisis Co-Responder Team Lead with a salary range of 15.1 MC ($60,694 to $73,445); to amend Section 23 - 177 of the Omaha Municipal Code concerning employment classifications by adding the employment classification entitled Mental Health Crisis Co-Responder with a salary range of MH ($45,011 to $68,141); to repeal Section 23 - 177 as heretofore existing; to amend 23 - 178 of the Omaha Municipal Code to provide for the appropriate step progression; and to provide the effective date hereof. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. Due to the length of the affected Ordinance, Omaha City Council Rule VII(B) requiring amending ordinances to recite the entire section is hereby waived solely for the purposes of this Ordinance and only the lined out material to be deleted and the underlined material to be added shall be recited herein. Section 2. That Part A Classifications - Civilian Management, subpart Office Administration & Management (00) of Section 23 - 177 of the Omaha Municipal Code is hereby amended by adding the classification entitled Mental Health Crisis Co-Responder Team Lead, Code Number 0136, pay range 15.1 MC which has a salary range of $60,694 to $73,445 and the classification entitled Mental Health Crisis Co-Responder, Code Number 0137, pay range MH which has a salary range of $45,011 to $68, 141, as follows:

Code No.  Class Title                     Pay Range

0136 Mental Health Crisis

        Co-Responder Team Lead     15.1 MC

0137 Mental Health Crisis

         Co-Responder   MH ($45,011 to $68,141)

Section 3. Section 23 - 177 of the Omaha Municipal Code, as heretofore existing is hereby repealed. Section 4. That Section 23 - 178(a) of the Omaha Municipal Code is hereby amended by adding the language that is underlined as follows:

(a) Classification--Civilian management.

City Planner

Step           Requirement

A   Initial hire

B   6 months at “A”

C   6 months at “B”

D  1 year at “C”

E   1 year at “D”

F   1 year at “E”

G  When one meets the

      educational and certification

      criteria established by the job                      classification and when

      authorized by the Planning

      Director as outlined in the job

      classification for City Planner

H  1 year at “G”

I   1 year at “H”

J   1 year at “I”

K   5 years employment at step “J”

      of the classification

Mental Health Crisis Co-Responder (MH)

Step           Requirement

A   Initial Hire

B   6 months at “A”

C   6 months at “B”

D  1 year at “C”

E   When one meets the

      educational and certification

      criteria established by the class

      specification and when authorized

      by the Chief of Police as outlined

      in the job classification for Mental                                 Health Crisis Co-Responder

F   1 year at “E”

G  1 year at “F”

H  1 year at “G”

I   1 year at “H”

J   1 year at “I”

K   5 years employment at step “J” of

      the classification

Classifications - all classifications except City Planner and Mental Health Crisis Co-Responder

Step             Requirement

A     Initial hire

B     6 months at “A”

C     6 months at “B”

D    1 year at “C”

E     1 year at “D”

F     1 year at “E”

G    5 years employment at step “F”

       of the classification

Section 5. This Ordinance, being legislative in character, and in accord Section 2.12 of the Home Rule Charter of the City of Omaha, shall be in full force and take effect fifteen (15) days following the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42364

AN ORDINANCE to accept the bid of Pay-Less Office Products, Inc., to provide janitorial supplies for the Omaha Fire Department; the term of the agreement is for one year at a total cost of $27,789.64 with the City of Omaha having two one-year options to renew the agreement at no increase in cost; and .to provide an effective date hereof; WHEREAS, Pay-Less Office Products, Inc., submitted a bid of $27,789.64 for one year, with the City of Omaha having two one-year options to renew the agreement at no increase in cost; WHEREAS, the bid of Pay-Less Office Products, Inc., in the amount of $27,789.64 was the lowest and best bid that met or exceeded specifications is attached hereto and by this reference made a part hereof; BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. That the attached bid of Pay-Less Office Products, Inc., involving the payment of money from appropriations of more than one year in accordance with Section 5.17 of the Home Rule Charter of the City of Omaha 1956 as amended, in the amount of $27,789.64, in accordance with the attached specifications for janitorial supplies for the Omaha Fire Department for one year, with the City of Omaha having two one-year options to renew the agreement at no increase in cost, is hereby accepted and the Mayor of the City of Omaha is authorized to execute any further agreement which may be necessary to implement such a bid; Section 2. That the City Finance Department is hereby authorized to make the payments contemplated by the accepted bid, with such sums to be paid from the appropriations for the Omaha Fire Department, Fund 11111, Organization 114562, Account 43221. Section 3. That this Ordinance, not being of a legislative character, shall be in full force and take effect on its date of passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42365

AN ORDINANCE to enter into a seven (7) month purchase agreement with Galls, LLC, which is headquartered at 1340 Russell Cave Road, Lexington, KY, with a local branch located at 3105 Leavenworth Street, Omaha, NE, involving the payment of money from appropriations of more than one year in accordance with Section 5.17 of the Home Rule Charter of the City of Omaha, 1956, as amended; for Omaha Police Department standard uniform items, which are to be provided to members of the Omaha Police Department, although prices have been specifically determined by the State Contract #15032 OC, the exact costs are indeterminate and will vary depending on the purchases, they are anticipated to be in the area of, with the possibility of exceeding, the sum of approximately $250,000.00, over the seven-month period; and to provide the effective date hereof. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. Approval is hereby given to Galls, LLC who has provided Nebraska State Contract pricing #15032 OC, by which they have guaranteed to provide items designated within the State Contract and for a period of seven (7) months from September 19, 2020 to April 25, 2021. Although prices have been specifically determined by the State Contract, the exact costs are indeterminate and will vary depending on the purchases, they are anticipated to be in the area of, with the possibility of exceeding, the sum of approximately $250,000.00 over the seven-month period. Section 2. All payments for such uniforms under such State Contract shall be paid from the Omaha Police Department General Fund 11111, Organization 113132 Police Supply, Account 46622 Police Uniforms/Expendable. Section 3. This Ordinance, being not of a legislative character, shall be in full force and take effect immediately upon passage under and by virtue of the authority granted by Section 2.12 of the Home Rule Charter of the City of Omaha, 1956, as amended.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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ORDINANCE NO. 42366

AN ORDINANCE (1) to approve an agreement between the City of Omaha and the Douglas County Board of Commissioners, Douglas County Administrative Office in the amount of one hundred and ten thousand, four hundred and seventy-one dollars ($110,471); and (2) to authorize funding for such agreement from the City of Omaha’s FY 2019 STOP Violence Against Women (VAWA) Grant, Award #19-WF-AX-0004 Sub-Grant #197-2021-VW4008, awarded by the Nebraska Crime Commission; to provide partial funding for one (1) full-time Misdemeanor Prosecutor and funding for one (1) full-time Liaison in the Douglas County Attorney’s Office Domestic Violence Prosecution Unit as part of the Douglas County Community Response Team; involving appropriations of more than one year in conformity with Section 5.17 of the Home Rule Charter; and, providing for the effective date hereof. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. That, as recommended by the Mayor, the agreement between the City of Omaha and the Douglas County Board of Commissioners, Douglas County Administrative Office in the amount of one hundred and ten thousand, four hundred and seventy-one dollars ($110,471), budgeted from the Nebraska Crime Commission FY 2018 STOP Violence Against Women (VAWA) Grant, Award #19-WF-AX-0004 Sub-Award #197-2021-VW4008, for partial funding for one (1) full-time Misdemeanor Prosecutor and funding of one (1) full-time in the Douglas County Attorney’s Office Domestic Violence Prosecution Unit as part of the Douglas County Community Response Team, is hereby approved. Section 2. That, the agreement extends from July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021, commencing upon approval of this ordinance. In conformity with Section 5.17 of the Home Rule Charter, total expenditures as outlined in the attached agreement, from such grant funds and involving appropriations of more than one year, are hereby approved and that the Finance Director is authorized to make payment in accordance therewith. Section 3. That the Douglas County Board of Commissioners, Douglas County Administrative Office will provide a match in the amount of thirty-six thousand eight hundred and twenty-four dollars ($36,824). Section 4. That this ordinance being administrative, and not legislative, in character shall be in full force and take effect immediately upon passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 5-0

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

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 ORDINANCE NO. 42368

AN ORDINANCE to amend Chapter 12, Article Ill, entitled “Prevention of COVID-19,” Section 12-51 of the Omaha Municipal Code; to extend the sunset provision; and to provide the effective date thereof. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF OMAHA: Section 1. That, as a result of the Novel Coronavirus (COVI D-19) pandemic and with continued community transmission of confirmed COVID-19 cases within the City limits of the City of Omaha, a danger to the public health, safety, and welfare continues to exist within the City of Omaha. This ordinance seeks to extend the imposition a non-pharmaceutical intervention to combat the spread of COVID-19 and to halt the progression thereof. Section 2. That Chapter 12, Article Ill, Section 12-51 of the Omaha Municipal Code is hereby amended as follows:

Sec. 12-51. - Sunset Provision.

The requirements imposed by this Article shall expire and terminate at 11:59 p.m. on February 23, 2021, unless otherwise extended by ordinance of the City Council. Section 3. The sections, subsections, paragraphs, sentences, clauses, and phrases of this Ordinance are severable, and if any section, subsection, paragraph, sentence, clause, or phrase of this Ordinance shall be declared invalid, unenforceable, or unconstitutional by the valid judgment or decree of a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity, unenforceability, or unconstitutionality shall not affect any of the remaining sections, subsections, paragraphs, sentences, clauses, or phrases of this Ordinance. Section 4. This Ordinance shall be in full force and take effect 15 days from and after the date of its passage.

First Reading October 20, 2020; Second Reading and Public Hearing October 27, 2020; Third Reading and Vote November 10, 2020

PASSED: November 10, 2020: 4-1

City of Omaha

Jean Stothert, Mayor                     

Elizabeth Butler, City Clerk

11/18

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