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 of Nezperce, Idaho - City Council Meeting Minutes June, 12, 2018

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                                                                                                                      (Minutes subject to council approval)
                                                                                                                           CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO
                                                                                                                                 REGULAR MEETING
                                                                                                                                      JUNE 12, 2018

MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEZPERCE, IDAHO, HELD ON June 12, 2018.

PLACE:  Nezperce City Hall, 502 5th Ave.


I.  THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY MAYOR STEVE A. BATEMAN AT 6:27 P.M.


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

III. PRESENT
  were Councilmembers Steve Bateman, James Zenner, Michelle Lyons, Mike Jensen, Tyler Nelson, Fire Chief Dave Kuther, Maintenance Supervisor Craig Cardwell and Clerk-Treasurer Rhonda Schmidt. Guests in attendance were Sheriff Jason Davis, Amy Manning and Lisa Fritz representing the III-A and JUB engineer Amy Uptmor.

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IMPORTANT MESSAGES/NOTICES

City Minutes

NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING  
Tuesday - July 10, 2018 - 6:30 p.m. (NOTE NEW MEETING TIMES:  APRIL-SEPTEMBER - 6:30 P.M. - OCTOBER-MARCH 5:30 P.M.)
City Hall - 502 5th St



NEZPERCE PRAIRIE DAYS CELEBRATION                                                      
Friday & Saturday - July 13 & 14, 2018
Memorial Park, Main Street, City Tennis Courts & Cecil Hill Arena

(Click on items below to view posters)

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
                 MUD VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT                      3 ON 3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

To obtain a Prairie Day Parade Entry form for the Saturday July 14 parade, go to the Prairie Day Facebook page (Home screen), scroll down to the form, print out, fill out and follow instructions on form.


Click here to go to Ordinance page to view latest Ordinance

Click here to go to 2017 Drinking Water Report for the City of Nezperce

Scroll down to view 2nd Quarter City of Nezperce Budget ending March 31, 2018

NOTES FROM CITY HALL:
Questionaire:
Part of the City of Nezperce Comprehensive Plan is to gather public input so in the current Water Bills there is a questionaire with three questions.

The City Council is asking residences to please take the time to answer the questions and return their responses to City Hall (drop off in the door or mail to PO Box 367) by June 25.

The City Clerk and Council will compile the information received from the Questionaire.

Mow Lawns:  The City of Nezperce has an ordinance that grass cannot be taller than 6-inches.  PLEASE take the time to mow your lawns/property.
Also, please spray the weeds.


(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.

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 13 & 14, 2018 

 

 

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City of Nezperce, Idaho - Regular City Council Meeting Agenda June 12, 2018

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                                                                                 NEZPERCE CITY COUNCIL
                                                                                     REGULAR MEETING
                                                                                              AGENDA

                                                        
DATE OF MEETING: - Tuesday June 12, 2018              TIME: 6:30 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 5/8/18

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

VII.      BUSINESS TO BE CONDUCTED
          
A.    III-Annual Report – Amy Manning;
           B.     Sheriff’s Contract – Sheriff Jason Davis; Action Item
           C.     Feasibility Study – Engineer Amy Uptmor; Action Item
           D.    Emergency Flooding Declaration;
           E.     Roadside Cleanup;
           F.     Sealcoating 2018;
           G.    Rates Review;
          
H.   4-H Animals in city limits; Action Item   

VIII.    DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS
 
         A.  Maintenance
           B.  Clerk – Safe and Sane Senior Party, Progressive Farm Day
           C.  Fire Department 

IX.       COUNCIL COMMENT 

X.        PUBLIC COMMENT

XI.       ADJOURNMENT                       

 

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