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 CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING
Tuesday - October 10, 2017 - 5:30 p.m.
City Hall - 502 5th St

FIRE STATION PROGRESS MEETING
Tuesday - October 31, 2017 - 10:30 a.m.
City Hall - 502 5th St



NOTES FROM CITY HALL:
(click below for more info on recycling)
RECYCLE PROPERLY PLEASE.  NO plastic bags; NO lids on bottles; NO plastic container that held fruit, mac salad, etc.
Paper bags may be left in the newspaper bin.
Things have to be physically corrected prior to the hauling of the recycling bins when the directions are not followed.


BUILDING PERMITS are required in the Nezperce City Limits.  If you are planning a project this fall, please contact City Hall during regulare business hours to see if you need a building permit prior to starting.

At the September 12 meeting the Council approved the Transportation Plan.  


 

Click on the icon below to see what is happening with the building of the new Nezperce Regional Emergency Services project.

Nezperce Regional Emergency Services


Nezperce Prairie Day - July 6 & 7, 2018 

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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regularl City Council Meeting Agenda October 10, 2017

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                                                                                 NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
                                                                      SPECIAL MEETING - PROPOSED BUDGET
                                                                                             AGENDA

DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday October 10, 2017              TIME: 5:30PM 

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 Meeting held on 9/12/17

VI.      BILLS AND CLAIMS
            A.        Regular Bills and Payroll Disbursements;

VII.      BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED
             
A.       Airport;
             
B.        Fire Station Update;
             
C.        Streets;             

VIII.     DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS
            A.       Maintenance
            B.       Clerk
            C.       Fire Department 


IX.       COUNCIL COMMENT 

X.         PUBLIC COMMENT          

 XI.          ADJOURNMENT

Other/Upcoming Events:

 

Next Meeting Date: November 14th
Last day for voters to pre-register for the Nov. 7th election is Friday, October 13th
Fire Station Progress Meeting – October 31st  at 10:30AM


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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regularl City Council Meeting September 12, 2017

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                                                                                            CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
                                                                                                 REGULAR MEETING
                                                                                                  September 12, 2017 

MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON September 12, 2017.  

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 Jerry Elven, Mike Jensen, James Zenner, Tyler Nelson (arrived at 5:35), Fire Chief Dave Kuther, Maintenance Supervisor Craig Cardwell and Clerk-Treasurer Rhonda Schmidt.  Guest in attendance was Michelle Lyons.