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The City of Raymond welcomes you to our website designed to help residents and visitors find information about our town. Raymond is a great place to live and work. We have an elementary school, two churches, two parks, 300 homes, and several businesses.

We are located just one mile off Interstate 380 and 7 miles east of Waterloo. The 2010 census reported our population at 788.

Please explore our website and let us know if there is any information you would like to see added. Thank you for visiting





The City Council of Raymond, Iowa will meet in regular session on December 5, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall.

  • Meeting called to order followed by roll call
  • Pledge of Allegiance
  • Revise or approve agenda
  • Approval of the Consent Agenda – All items listed under the consent agenda will be enacted by one motion.  There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a request is made prior to the time Council votes on the motion
  • Approve November 21, 2016 regular meeting minutes.
  • Resolution 1257 authorizing payment of bills and transfers.
  • Inquiries from the Audience  
  • Old Business
  • Discussion of the Wastewater Facility Plan Revision
  • Discuss/Action on Royal Ridge Retention Pond - Discuss proposed detention pond plat for Royal Ridge Development and gift to City of detention pond and possible action to refer to P and Z for their comment and approval.
  • New Business
  • Closed Session Pursuant to Chapter 21.5, Paragraph 1, Sub-paragraph j. of the Code of Iowa
  • Communications
  • Adjournment

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Hawkeye Valley Area Agency on Aging meals are offered on a contribution basis for people over 60 years of age. Actual cost for the meal is $7.26. People under the age of 60 must pay the actual cost. Meals are offered on a contribution basis to those ages 60 and over. Meals are offered at the United Method Church in Raymond at noon on Wednesdays. For more information, to reserve a place or order a meal, call the Senior Center at 319-272-2086.  
December 7th - Birthday Meal:  A:  Roast Beef, Brown Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, California Vegetables, Dinner Roll, Birthday Cake, Margarine.  B:  No Alternate.  
December 14th:  A:  Hamburger Steak w/Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Mixed Vegetables, Multi Grain Bread, Margarine, Fresh Seasonal Fruit.   B:  Chicken Cordon Bleu Salad, Broccoli Tomato Salad, Crackers, Fresh Seasonal Fruit, Salad Dressing. 






The City Council is looking for Raymond residents who are interested in serving on a committee to head up/serve on a Raymond Days Committee. If interested please contact City Hall at 232-6153.