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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. 2016 estimated population is 809.

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 October 21, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at Raymond 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 October 7, 2019 regular meeting minutes.
  • Resolution 1362 authorizing payment of bills and transfers.
  • Accept and place on file the minutes and reports from the following Boards, Departments and Commissions (N/A=Not Available): Clerk/Treasurer Report (September 2019), Receipts (September 17, 2019 – October 21, 2019), Sheriff’s Report (September 2019), Library (N/A).
  • Inquiries from the Audience
  • Reports
  • Building Permits/Inspections/Code Enforcement Report
  • Street Department Report
  • Parks Department Report
  • Water & Sewer Report
  • Engineering Report
  • Old Business
  • Discuss/Action on new 28E Agreement with Waterloo Water Works–Tabled until Council hears back from Waterloo Water Works.
  • Discuss/Action on master plumber inspection of 508 S. 3rd sewer line
  • New Business
  • Motion to set November 4, 2019 for a public hearing to amend FY20 Budget for the purchase of two (2) lift station pumps
  • Motion to approve Pay Application No. 9 (Final) to Graff Excavating on the North Water Main Looping Project in the amount of $44,602.81.
  • Discuss/Action on vacant house at 500 S. 3rd
  • STBG Evaluation Criteria
  • Motion to approve City Clerk request for time off
  • 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 319-874-6849. 
October 9th:  Lemon Pepper Fish, Baked Potato, Carrots, Wheat Bread, Fresh Seasonal Fruit
October 16th:  Beef Chili w/Beans, Baked Potato, Spinach, Baked Cookie






Storm Water Discharge Hotline 319-232-6153

Contact information:

101 1st St.

PO Box 156

Raymond, IA   50667


319-233-0958 FAX