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 - December 5, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.         PLEASE NOTE DIFFERENT DATE & TIME FOR THIS COUNCIL MEETING ONLY
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 - Regular City Council Meeting Agenda December 5, 2017

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                                                                                 NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
                                                                                     REGULAR MEETING
                                                                                              AGENDA

                                                          Amended on December 4, 2017

DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday December 5, 2017              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.         MINUITES
           A.        Minutes of the Meeting held on 11/14/17

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

VII.      BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED
              A.  Fire Station Update;
              B.  Herrington Contract;
              C.  Sewer – EPA Compliance Report;
              D.  Liquor License – Prairie Smokehouse;
              E.  Personnel;
              F.  Jingle Bell Saturday;
              G.  Resolution R-2018-1 – Policy Regarding Nondiscrimination Based on Disability           

VIII.    DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS
              A.  Maintenance

             
B.  Clerk

             
C.  Fire Department – No Report
 

IX.       COUNCIL COMMENT                                               

X.        PUBLIC COMMENT           

XI.       ADJOURNMENT                       

Other/Upcoming Events:

Holidays –  December 25th & January 1st
Clerk Vacation – December 9th – 13th
City Officials Day at the Capitol – January 23 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).”

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

 

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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Public Hearing & Regularl City Council Meeting November 4, 2017

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                                                                                             (Minutes subject to council approval)
                                                                                                 CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
                                                                                    PUBLIC HEARING AND REGULAR MEETING
                                                                                                         November 14, 2017 

MINUTES OF THE PUBLIC HEARING AND REGULAR MEETING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON November 14, 2017.  

PLACE:  Nezperce City Hall, 502 5th Ave. 

I.  THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY COUNCIL PRESIDENT JAMES ZENNER AT 5:31 P.M.  

II. Pledge of Allegiance:  The pledge was led by Council President James Zenner. 

III. PRESENT were Councilmembers Jerry Elven, Mike Jensen, James Zenner, Fire Chief Dave Kuther, Maintenance Supervisor Craig Cardwell and Clerk-Treasurer Rhonda Schmidt.  Guests in attendance were resident (newly elected councilwoman) Michelle Lyons and Kelly Dahlquist of CEDA.