City of Nezperce, Idaho Est. 1895

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Statistical Data  
Population: 466 *
Elevation: 3,202 feet
Precipitation:  22 inches **
Average Snowfall: 45 inches **
Temperature Range (average) – Fahrenheit: **
Spring: 29 to 63
Summer: 45 to 81
Fall: 28 to 71
Winter: 22 to 41

* U.S. Census 2010 Population change since 2000: -10.9% **Historical averages

Nezperce, the county seat of Lewis County, is located on the Nezperce Prairie, a broad plateau in the eastern part of the county.  The Clearwater River is located about 10 to 20 miles to the east and north.  The Clearwater National Forest lies 26 miles northeast and the Nez Perce National Forest is 30 miles southeast.

Orofino lies 24 miles north, Grangeville 24 miles south, Kamiah 16 miles east and Lewiston 58 miles west.

Nezperce is in the heart of the Nezperce Prairie. Extending beyond the City in all directions is the Nez Perce Indian Reservation. The City was named for the Nez Perce Indian Tribe – the name is French for “pierced nose”, although they did not practice nose-piercing. The Nez Perce’s name for themselves is Nimi’ipuu (pronounced Nee-Me-Poo), which means simply “the people” or “we the people”

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IMPORTANT MESSAGES/NOTICES

City Minutes

IDAHO HOUSING CO. INFORMATIONAL MEETING
Wednesday - April 1, 2015 - 10:00 a.m.
Nezperce Community Center Meeting Room - 602 4th Ave

IDAHO HOUSING COMPANY - OPEN HOUSE (3 new homes)
Wednesday - April 1, 2015 - 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
611 Birch St

U.S. Senator Mike Crapo - Town Hall Mtg
Thursday - April 2, 2015 - 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Nezperce Community Center Mtg Rm - 602 4th Ave.

NEZPERCE SERVICE LEAGUE ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT
Saturday - April 4, 2015 - 10:00 a.m.
Nezperce School Playground

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
Tuesday - April 14, 2015 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 2nd

Nezperce Community Library - 602 4th Ave.
PreSchool/Kindergarten Story Hour
April 24, 2015 - 9:00 a.m.




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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regular City Council Agenda - February 10, 2015

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NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
AGENDA

DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday, February 10, 2015              TIME: 5:30 PM

PLACE:  City Hall, 502 5th Avenue

I.          CALL TO ORDER 

II.         PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

III.        ROLL CALL

IV.        AMENDMENT TO AGENDA

V.               MINUTES

                  A.          Minutes of the Meetings held on 1/13/15 and 2/2/15

 VI.             BILLS AND CLAIMS  

              A.           Regular Bills and Payroll Disbursements

VI.      COUNCIL COMMENT
              

VII.      BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED

            A.        Sanitation – Robert Simmons;

            B.         Bond Attorney- K & L Gates agreement;

            C.         New Fire Station  Project - Longwell + Trapp proposal; 

            D.        Work Force Housing: project status;

            E.         RV Upgrade; project status;

VIII.       DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS

               A.           Maintenance

               B.           Clerk

IX.          COUNCIL COMMENT              

X.           PUBLIC COMMENT                  

XI.          ADJOURNMENT

Other/Upcoming Events:

Pick Up Commodities in Lewiston for Food Bank at 133 New 6th Street across from Community Action at 10AM on Tuesday, February 17.

CEDA Grant Training: February 19 1:30PM-3:30PM  in Lewiston

Save the Date: CEDA Annual Meeting February 19, 2015 4-8PM 

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.  (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.

To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue SW., Washington DC 20250-9410 or call 1-800-795-3272 (voice) or 202-720-6382 (TDD).”

 

Rhonda J. Schmidt 

Clerk-Treasurer
City of Nezperce
PO Box 367
Nezperce, ID  83543
Phone:  208-937-1021
Fax:  208-937-0116
Cell:  208-507-0658

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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regular City Council Meeting - January 13, 2015

City Minutes

 

CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
REGULAR MEETING
January 13, 2015
 

MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON January 13, 2015. 

PLACE:  Nezperce City Hall, 502 5th Ave.

I.  THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY MAYOR BATEMAN AT 5:29 P.M.  

II. Pledge of Allegiance:  The pledge was led by Mayor Steve Bateman. 

III. PRESENT were Mayor Steve Bateman, Councilmen William Harris, Jerry Elven, and Mike Jensen; Maintenance Supervisor Craig Cardwell and Clerk Rhonda Schmidt. Guests present were Walco Representatives Patrick & Marietta Holman, Mike Kennedy with CHS Primeland and Lenny Hill from Hillco Technologies.