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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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AGENDA

 

The City Council of Raymond, Iowa will meet in regular session on Monday, October 20, 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 October 6, 2014 regular meeting.

B.     Resolution 1176 authorizing payment of bills and transfers.

C.     Accept and place on file the minutes and reports from the following Boards, Departments and Commissions (n/a=Not Available):  Clerk/Treasurer Report (September 2014), Receipts (September 16, 2014 – October 20, 2014), Sheriff’s Report (September 2014), Library (n/a).

  1. Inquiries from the Audience
  2. Reports

A.     Fire Department Report

1.       Membership changes

2.       Approval of new members

3.       Monthly meeting minutes

B.     Building Permits/Inspections/Code Enforcement Report

C.     Street Department Report

D.     Parks Department Report

E.      Water & Sewer Report

F.      Engineering Report

  1. 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.     Discuss/Action of CDBG (Community Development Block Grant) LMI Survey.

D.     Discuss/Action on Notice of Termination of the 28E Agreement for Plowing Snow in Raymond from the Black Hawk County Engineer.

  1. New Business

A.     Discuss/Action Resolution 1177 – A RESOLUTION SETTING A DATE FOR A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE ADOPTION OF THE MULTI-JURISDICTIONAL HAZEARD MITIGATION PLAN FOR BLACK HAWK COUNTY, IOWA.

B.     Discuss/Action Resolution 1178 – A RESOLUTION DECLARING THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER “PANCREATIC CANCER AWARENESS MONTH” IN THE CITY OF RAYMOND, IOWA.

  1. Communication
  2. Adjournment

 

City Clerk

 

 

Raymond Catholic Church to Host a Harvest Breakfast - St. Joseph Catholic Church in Raymond will host a Harvest Breakfast, Bake Sale, and Silent Auction on Sunday, October 26th from 8:30 a.m. until noon at Reuter Hall, 313 E. Central St., in Raymond.  The menu includes scrambled eggs, sausage patties, homemade cinnamon rolls, hash browns, juice, coffee, milk.  The cost will be $7 for adults, $5 for youth ages 4 to 12, and children 3 and under free.

  

 

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.

October 22nd: A: Smothered Liver with Onions, O'Brien Whipped Potatoes, Green Beans with Tomatoes & Onions, Multi Grain Bread, Fruited Gelatin & Margarine.  B: Sliced Turkey Breast & Ham, Swiss Cheese, Lettuce & Tomato, Mixed Bean Soup, Multi Grain Bread, Fruited Gelatin & Mayonnaise.  

October 29th: A: Beef Strognaoff, Sliced Carrots, Green Peas, Wheat Bread, Citrus Fruit Cup, & Margarine.  B: Chef Salad, Orange Juice, Wheat Bread, Citrus Fruit Cup, Margarine, & Salad Dressing.  

November 5th:  A: Oven Fried Chicken, Whipped O'Brien Ptoatoes, Spinach, Multi Grain Bread, Fresh Fruit, Chocolate Milk, and Margarine.  B: Apple Glazed Pork Patty, Whipped O'Brien Potatoes, Spinach, Multi Grain Bread, Fresh Fruit, Chocolate Milk, and Margarine.

 

 

TRICK-OR-TREAT WILL BE FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31ST FROM 6PM TO 8 PM

 

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.