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

LIONS BURGER STAND OPEN - Friday Oct 31 - 4-7 P.M.
Pumpkin Carving Contest 5-7 p.m. at Burger Stand
Oak St by Tennis Courts

LEWIS COUNTY PLANNING & ZONING MEETING
To review & approve the Findings of Facts & Conclusions concering
Conditional/Use Variance 2014-07 CHS-Primeland.

THIS IS NOT A PUBLIC HEARING - No new information will be taken!
Lewis County District Courtroom
Wednesday - November 5, 2014 - 7:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 2nd

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Wednesday - November 12, 2014 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 2nd

EVERYBODY READS AT THE NEZPERCE COMMUNITY MEETING ROOM
Sponsored by Friends of the Nezperce Community Library, the Library & Everybody Reads Committee
Wednesday - November 12, 2014 - 7:00 p.m.

Meet Author Erin Saldin (The Girls of No Return)

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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Agenda Public Hearing - October 28, 2014

City Minutes

 

 

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
PUBLIC HEARING
AGENDA 

DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday, October 28, 2014                TIME: 5:30 PM 

PLACE:  City Hall, 502 5th Avenue 

  I.           CALL TO ORDER 

II.               PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 

III.              ROLL CALL 

IV.             PUBLIC HEARING

               A.          Public Hearing – Ordinance No. 2015-1 Appropriation Ordinance Amendment 

V.               PUBLIC COMMENT 

VI.       BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED

            A.          Ordinance 2015-1 – review and approve; 

VIII.       COUNCIL COMMENT              

IX.          ADJOURNMENT 

Other/Upcoming Events:

AIC District Meeting- Thursday, October 30 at the Red Lion in Lewiston 9AM to 3AM  

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 - Public Hearing - City Council - September 9, 2014

City Minutes

 

CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
PUBLIC HEARING 
September 9, 2014

 

MINUTES OF THE PUBLIC HEARING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2014. 

PLACE:  Nezperce City Hall, 502 5th Ave. 

I.  THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY MAYOR BATEMAN AT 6:00 P.M.

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

III. PRESENT were Mayor Steve Bateman, Councilmen William Harris, James Zenner and Mike Jensen, Jerry Elven and Clerk Rhonda Schmidt with guest resident Vicki Riggers.  Maintenance Supervisor Craig Cardwell was absent.