Nebraska Statutes: 14-117
14-117. Corporate limits; how fixed; annexation of cities or villages;
limitation; powers and duties of city council.
The corporate limits of any city of the metropolitan class shall be fixed and
determined by ordinance by the council of such city. The city council of any
city of the metropolitan class may at any time extend the corporate limits of
such city over any contiguous or adjacent lands, lots, tracts, streets, or
highways, such distance as may be deemed proper in any direction, and may
include, annex, merge, or consolidate with such city of the metropolitan class,
by such extension of its limits, any adjoining city of the first class having
less than ten thousand population or any adjoining city of the second class or
village. Any other laws and limitations defining the boundaries of cities or
villages or the increase of area or extension of limits thereof shall not apply
to lots, lands, cities, or villages annexed, consolidated, or merged under this
Laws 1921, c. 116, art. I, § 16, p. 412; C.S. 1922, § 3504; C.S.
1929, § 14-117.