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

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NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
Tuesday - January 10, 2017 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 5th St


CITY OF NEZPERCE
City Hall will be closed Dec. 22, 23 & 26 and Dec 30 & Jan 2 for the Christmas and New Year holidays
2017 Dog Tags are now available.  Dog tags expire December 31 each year.
Nezperce Dog Tags are $5 for the first dog, $10 for the second ($15 total) and $15 for the third ($30 total).
There is a three (3) dog limit in the Nezperce City Limits.
Water bills will be estimated this month due to the weather.  The difference between the estimate and the
actual usage will be made up in the bill after the meters are read.


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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regular City Council Agenda January 10, 2017

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NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
AGENDA

DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday, January 10, 2017              TIME: 4:30PM (from 5:30)  

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 12/6/16

VI.       BILLS AND CLAIMS

              A.        Regular Bills and Payroll Disbursements

VII.     BUSINESS TO BE CONTUCTED

             A.    Fire Station: Grant Agreement and Loan Resolution
             B.     Annual Street Report Review
            
C.   Transportation Plan;
             D.   2016 Volunteer of the Year; 

VIII.       DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS

             A.        Maintenance
             B.         Clerk
             C.        Fire Department         
                                   

IX.        COUNCIL COMMENT           

X.         PUBLIC COMMENT

XI.        ADJOURNMENT 

Other/Upcoming Events: 

Holidays – January 16

 

 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).”

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

 

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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regular City Council Meeting - December 6, 2016

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                                                                                        (Minutes subject to council approval)

CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
REGULAR MEETING
December 6, 2016 

MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON December 6, 2016.  

PLACE:  Nezperce City Hall, 502 5th Ave. 

I.  THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY MAYOR BATEMAN AT 4:50 P.M. The regularly scheduled meeting time was bumped up an hour following an amendment of the posted agenda so that the public hearing would happen at the publicized time of 5:30PM. Meeting time change due to the school Christmas Program scheduled in conflict of council meeting. 

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

III. PRESENT were Mayor Steve Bateman, Councilmen Jerry Elven, Mike Jensen and Tyler Nelson, Maintenance Supervisor Craig Cardwell and Clerk Rhonda Schmidt.  Cm. Zenner and Fire Chief Kuther were absent.