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Statutes > Nebraska > Chapter16 > 16-697_02

16-697.02. Borrowing; authorized; bonds; approval of electors.The mayor and council of any first-class city shall have power to borrow money and pledge the property and credit of the city upon its negotiable bonds or otherwise, for the purpose of purchasing and improving land for parks, recreational facilities and public grounds, authority therefor having first been obtained by a majority vote of the qualified electors of the city voting on such question at any general city election of such city or at an election called for that purpose, upon a proposition or propositions submitted in the manner provided by law for the submission of propositions to aid in the construction of railroads and other works of internal improvement. SourceLaws 1899, c. 15, § 2, p. 81; Laws 1913, c. 190, § 1, p. 567; R.S.1913, § 5272; C.S.1922, § 4491; C.S.1929, § 19-102; R.S.1943, § 19-102; Laws 1969, c. 86, § 7, p. 433.