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 CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Monday - September 9, 2014 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 2nd

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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Agenda - August 12, 2014 City Council Meeting

City Minutes

 

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
AGENDA

DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday, August 12, 2014                     TIME: 5:00 PM

 

PLACE:  City Hall, 502 5th Avenue
 

I.           CALL TO ORDER 

II.           PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 

III.           ROLL CALL 

IV.          AMENDMENT TO AGENDA

V.            PUBLIC HEARING
              A.          Surplus Property Exchange – City Lot 17 of Blk 27 for Leitch Lot 10 of Blk 18

VI.          MINUTES

                  A.          Minutes of the Meeting Held 7/8/14 

VII.             BILLS AND CLAIMS

              A.           Regular Bills and Payroll Disbursements 

VIII.      BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED 

           A.        Sheriff’s Contract – Sheriff Brokop

            B.         Work Force Housing Update: Project Status

            C.         Other Housing: Contractor from Mexico inquiring about building a spec home;

            D.        Verizon Tower update;

            E.         Seal Coating in July;

            F.         RV Grant: Professional services contract;

            G.        New Fire Station Project:  Land Acquisition, LMI survey;

            H.        Airport Maintenance Fund;

            I.          Adopt Proposed FYE 2015 Budget;

            J.          Sidewalks;

            K.        III-A Site Visit;

 

IX.       DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS

               A.           Maintenance

               B.           Clerk                                                           

X.      COUNCIL COMMENT              

XI.           PUBLIC COMMENT

XII.          ADJOURNMENT 

Other/Upcoming Events:

Clerk:  District meeting in Troy on Aug. 14 & Vacation Days Aug. 21-22

Budget Public Hearing – Sept. 2 at 5:30PM

Clerks Conference – Sept. 16-19

“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 - Regular City Council Meeting - July 8, 2014

City Minutes

                                                                                        CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
                                                                                             REGULAR MEETING
                                                                                                    July 8, 2014

MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON July 8, 2014.  

PLACE:  Nezperce City Hall, 502 5th Ave. 

I.  THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY MAYOR BATEMAN AT 5:29 P.M.  

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

III. PRESENT were Mayor Steve Bateman, Councilmen William Harris, Jerry Elven, and Mike Jensen; Maintenance Supervisor Craig Cardwell and Clerk Rhonda Schmidt, and RV Grant Writer J. P Stravens.