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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.

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The City Council of Raymond, Iowa will meet in regular session on Monday, August 4, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall.


  1. Meeting called to order followed by roll call
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Revise or approve agenda
  4. 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

A.     Approve July 21, 2014 regular meeting minutes.

  1.  Inquiries from the Audience
  2. Old Business

A.     Discussion of the Wastewater Facility Plan Revision.

B.     Discussion of Low Water Pressure North side of Raymond in Royal Ridge Development

C.     Discussion/Action of CDBG (Community Development Block Grant) LMI Survey.

  1. New Business

A.  Discuss/Action on City Engineering Hours

B.  Discuss/Approve Cigarette and Tobacco permit for New Star located at 101 Commercial St.

C.  Discuss/Approve Liquor License for New Star located at 101 Commercial.  

D. Discuss/Approve Liquor License for The Bar. 

  1. Communication
  2. Adjournment


City Clerk


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 $6. 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.  

July 9th:  A.  Roast Beef with Brown Gravy, Whipped Potatoes, Fiesta Veggies, Multi Grain Breadk, Frosted Cake & Margarine;  B.  No alternate.  

July 16:  A. Grilled Pork with Pepper Gravy, Baked Potatoes, Garden Veggies, Wheat Bread, Carnival Cookie, Sour Cream & Margarine;  B.  Honey Mustard Chicken Salad, Green Pea Salad, Carrifruit Salad, Wheat Bread & Carnival Cookie.  

July 23:  A.  Mushroom Chicken, Whipped Potatoes, Spinach, Wheat Bread, Mandarin Oranges & Pineapple, & Margarine;  B.  Tuna Salad, Broccoli & Tomato Salad, Mediterranean Salad, Crackers & Mandarin Oranges & Pineapple.  

July 30:  A.  Herbed Pork Loin w/Gravy, Red Roasted Potatoes, Capri Veggies, Wheat Bread, Tropical Fruit & Margarine;  B. Honey Baked Chicken, Red Roasted Potatoes, Capri Veggies, Wheat Bread, Tropical Fruit & Margarine.




The new playground equipment at H.E. Pint Park is finished!  Pictures to come soon!


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.