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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City Minutes

Lewis County Fair
Thursday, September 25 - Sunday, September 28
Nezperce, Idaho


Lions Combine Demolation Derby
Sunday, September 28 - 1:00 p.m.
Cecil Hill Arena

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL MEETING
Tuesday - October 14, 2014 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 2nd

LEWIS COUNTY PLANNING & ZONING PUBLIC HEARING
Wednesday - October 15, 2014 - 7:30 p.m.
Lewis County Courthouse
If you are planning on attending, please use the side Extension Office entrance.
Please do not hesitate to contact the Planning and Zoning Department if you
have any questions or need additional information.
Shelley Ponozzo
Lewis County Planning & Zoning Coordinator
510 Oak Street, Room #7
Nezperce, Idaho 83543

(208) 937-2380
(208) 937-9605  Fax #
sponozzo@LewisCountyID.org

 

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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Agenda - Public Hearing - September 9, 2014

City Minutes

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
PUBLIC HEARING
AGENDA
DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday, September 9, 2014              TIME: 6:00 PM

PLACE:  City Hall, 502 5th Avenue

I.          CALL TO ORDER 

II.         PLEDGE OF ALLEGIAN

III.        ROLL CALL

IV.        PUBLIC HEARING

            A.      Public Hearing – Donation of 4 lots to IHFA for workforce housing

V.          PUBLIC COMMENT

VI.         BILLS AND CLAIMS

              A.     Regular Bills (that missed last week’s regular meeting)                                    

VII.         BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED

               A.      Ordinance 2014-4

               B.       Quit Claim Deeds  

VIII.        COUNCIL COMMENT              

IX.          ADJOURNMENT 

Other/Upcoming Events:

IRWA Conference – Sept. 10 & 11 in Worley

Clerks Conference – Sept. 16-19 in Boise


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