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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Nezperce Prairie Day - July 8 & 9, 2016

NEZPERCE PRAIRIE DAY FLYER - (Click to see schedule for Prairie Days)


NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
Tuesday - July 12, 2016 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 5th St

 

CITY OF NEZPERCE UTILITIES BILLING SYSTEM
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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regular City Council Agenda June 14, 2016

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NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
AGENDA
DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday, June 14, 2016                   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 5/10/16

VI.       BILLS AND CLAIMS

              A.        Regular Bills and Payroll Disbursements

VII.     BUSINESS TO BE CONTUCTED  

               A.      Squirrels – Darlene Thompson;

               B.     Fire Station Update – Kick off meeting notes, Architect Contract, USDA Funding,   Environmental Study, Core Sampling;

               C.     Transportation Plan Contract – Board Members Appointment, Meeting date scheduling;

               D.      Access Idaho – Contract;

               E.      RV Upgrade- project status;

               F.       Affirm Bond Election Results – as Certified by Lewis County Auditor;

              G.      Annual Consumer Confidence Report - Completed  

 

VIII.       DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS

             A.        Maintenance

             B.         Clerk

             C.        Fire Department         
                                   

IX.        COUNCIL COMMENT           

X.         PUBLIC COMMENT

XI.        ADJOURNMENT 

Other/Upcoming Events:

Prairie Day – July 8-9, 2016

 

 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 - May 10, 2016

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CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
REGULAR MEETING|
May 10, 2016 

MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON May 10, 2016.  

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 James Zenner, Jerry Elven and Mike Jensen and Tyler Nelson, Fire Chief Dave Kuther, Maintenance Supervisor Craig Cardwell and Clerk Rhonda Schmidt.  Guests included resident Douglas Droz, Mike Kingsley running for house seat 6B and Thyra Stevenson running for 6A.