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

 

CITY OF NEZPERCE TRANSPORTATION PLAN

 The City of Nezperce is working to establish a 20 year Transportation Plan.  On behalf of the City, the public is invited to attend a Transportation Plan Public Workshop at the Community Room adjacent to the Nezperce Library on March 27, 2017, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be an open house format and people may come and go at any time to review the information gathered and to discuss proposed projects, problems and solutions for Nezperce roads, sidewalks, pathways, and other transportation facilities. If you have any questions, please call John Watson at (208) 743-3818 or Rhonda Schmidt at (208) 937-1021.

(SEE AGENDA BELOW)


NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
Tuesday - April 11, 2017 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 5th St

 




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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Special City Council Agenda March 27, 2017

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NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
SPECIAL MEETING
 AGENDA 

DATE OF MEETING: - Monday, March 27, 2017                  TIME: 5:00PM 

PLACE:  Nezperce Community Center, 602 4th Avenue 

I.          TRANSPORTATION PLAN WORKSHOP OPEN HOUSEThe public is invited to attend a Transportation Plan Public Workshop at the Community Room adjacent to the Nezperce Library on March 27, 2017, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be an open house format and people may come and go at any time to review the information gathered and to discuss proposed projects, problems and solutions for Nezperce roads, sidewalks, pathways, and other transportation facilities.  

II.        ROLL CALL 

III.       BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED            

            A.  Ordinance 2017-4: Review and approve revised ordinance for the Emergency Facilities Building;

            B.     Bond: Approve and sign; 

IV.       COUNCIL COMMENT 

V.         PUBLIC COMMENT 

VI.       ADJOURNMENT 

Other/Upcoming Events:

CEDA Annual Meeting – Save the date- April 20th at the Red Lion, 4-8PM

Arbor Day – May 5, 2017

Community Yard Sale Day – May 13, 2017 

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 Agenda March 14, 2017

City Minutes

  

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
AGENDA

DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday, March 14, 2017              TIME: 5:30PM 

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 2/14/17

VI.       BILLS AND CLAIMS

              A.        Regular Bills and Payroll Disbursements

VII.     BUSINESS TO BE CONTUCTED 

              A.    Liquor License Fees – Dan Johnson;
              B.     Transportation Plan Review – Schedule Public Meeting (proposed dates March 27, 28, 29 time 4-6PM;
              C.     Fire Station Update;
              D.   Arbor Day – Set a date, make a plan;
              E.    Fair Housing Proclamation; 

VIII.       DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS

             A.        Maintenance
             B.         Clerk
             C.        Fire Department         
                                   

IX.        COUNCIL COMMENT           

X.         PUBLIC COMMENT

XI.        ADJOURNMENT 

Other/Upcoming Events:

CEDA Annual Meeting – Save the date- April 20th at the Red Lion, 4-8PM

Community Yard Sale Day – May 13, 2017 

 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).”