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

Nezperce Prairie Day - July 10 & 11, 2015


FUNERAL FOR LONG TIME FORMER CITY COUNCIL MEMBER ROBERT M HARRIS
Saturday - May 16, 2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Holy Trinity Catholic Church - 500 Willow - Nezperce


NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
Tuesday - June 9, 2015 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 2nd





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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regular City Council Agenda - May 12, 2015

City Minutes

 

 

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
AGENDA
DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday, May 12, 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 4/14/15 and 4/28/15 

VI.            BILLS AND CLAIMS

                       A.        Regular Bills and Payroll Disbursements 

VII.      BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED

            A.        New Fire Station Project – Bond Election on May 19;   

            B.         Arbor Day – Wed., May 13th;

            C.         Work Force Housing: 2 houses to sell

            D.        Road Side Clean up/School Cleanup;

            G.        RV Upgrade- project status;

            H.        First Step Internet;

            I.                     

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, April 14. Who wants to pick-up this month!

Water Reuse Conference in Boise May 27 & 28 

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 - Special City Council Meeting - April 28, 2015

City Minutes

  

CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
SPECIAL MEETING
April 28, 2015
 

MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL MEETING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON April 28, 2015.  

PLACE:  Nezperce City Hall, 502 5th Ave. 

I.  THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY MAYOR BATEMAN AT 5:30 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, James Zenner and Mike Jensen; Maintenance Supervisor and Clerk Rhonda Schmidt.