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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 August 31, 2015 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
  5. Approve August 17, 2015 regular meeting.
  6. Inquiries from the Audience   
  7. Old Business
  8. Discussion of the Wastewater Facility Plan Revision.
  9. Discuss/Action on pursuing a new financial institution.
  10. Discuss/Action on request from Bernie Schmitz to fill in the ditch along S. 3rd in front of his mother’s property located at 308 S. 3rd St. –Tabled until action from Board of Adjustments
  11. Discuss/Action on bid from SJ Construction to install new front steel door at City Hall
  12. New Business
  13. Communication
  14. 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.
 August 26th:  A: Ham Loaf, Corn & Pasta Casserole, Green Beans, Wheat Roll, Margarine, Strawberry Shortcake Cookie.  B: Baked Chicken w/Gravy, Corn & Pasta Casserole, Wheat Roll, Margarine, Strawberry Shortcake Cookie
September 2nd:  A:  Beef & Noodle Casserole, Glazed  Carrots, Tossed Salad w/Dressing, Multi Grain Bread, Margarine, Tropical Fruit.  B:  Hot Mustard Chicken Salad, Cottage Cheese, Garden Salad, Chicken Noodle Soup, Multi Grain Bread, Tropical Fruit, Salad Dressing.  
September 9th:  A:  Roast Beef, Brown Gravy, Whipped Potatoes, Baby Carrots, Wheat Roll, Margarine, Frosted Cake:  B:  No Alternate.  
September 16th:  A:  Mushroom Chicken, Baked Potato w/Sour Cream, Spinach, Wheat Bread, Margarine, Fruited Gelatin.  B:  Tuna Macaroni  Salad, Split Pea Soup, Cucumber & Tomato Salad, No Salt Crackers, Fruited Gelatin.



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.