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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. 2020 estimated population is 759.

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 Monday, June 17, 2024 at 6:00 p.m. at Raymond City Hall.  Public Access to the meeting may also be accessed through the following from your computer, tablet or smartphone:, Telephone: 1-312-626-6799, Meeting ID 874 478 3529


  • 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 June 3, 2024 regular minutes
  • Resolution 2024-1567 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 (April & May 2024), Receipts (May 21, 2024-June 17, 2024), Sheriff’s Report (May 2024), Library (N/A).
  • Inquiries from the Audience
  • Reports
  • Building Permits/Inspections/Code Enforcement
  • Street Department Report
  • Parks Department Report
  • Water & Sewer Report
  •  Engineering Report
  • Old Business
  • Discuss/Action on Lafayette Rd.
  • Discussion on a right-of-way ordinance
  • New Business
  • Discuss/Action on Planning & Zoning’s recommendation to rezone property at the corner of S. 3rd St. and Dubuque Road on the east side of the road from R1 to C1 for possible construction of a Dollar General.  Legal description:  All that part of the NW1/4 SW1/4 Section 2-T88N-R12W, Part of Parcel 8812-02-301-005
  • Motion to approve Resolution #2024-1568 - A Resolution Authorizing a Cost of Living Adjustment for full-time and part-time employees at a rate of 3.2%
  • Motion to approve Cigarette License for New Star Raymond
  • Motion to approve Resolution #2024-1569 - A Resolution Entering into a 28E Contractual Agreement for VacAll (sewer/storm water line cleaner) Services with the City of Evansdale.
  • Communications
  • Adjournment
















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Contact information:

101 1st St.

PO Box 156

Raymond, IA   50667


319-233-0958 FAX