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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.

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The City Council of Raymond, Iowa will meet in regular session on November 18, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at Raymond 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 November 4, 2019 regular meeting minutes.
B. Resolution 1365 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 (October 2019), Receipts (October 22, 2019 – November 18, 2019), Sheriff’s Report (October 2019), Library (N/A).
5. Inquiries from the Audience
6. Reports
A. Building Permits/Inspections/Code Enforcement Report
B. Street Department Report
C. Parks Department Report
D. Water & Sewer Report
E. Engineering Report
7. Old Business
A. Discuss/Action on new 28E Agreement with Waterloo Water Works
B. Discuss/Action on master plumber inspection of 508 S. 3rd St. sewer line
C. Discuss/Action on vacant house at 500 S. 3rd St. – Closed Session Pursuant to Chapter 21.5 Paragraph 1, Sub-paragraph c. of the Code of Iowa to discuss strategy with Counsel in matters that are presently in litigation or where litigation is imminent where its disclosure would be likely to prejudice or disadvantage the position of the governmental body in that litigation.
8. New Business
A. Discuss/Action on Waste Management services
B. Motion to approve FY19 Annual Financial Report and authorized Clerk to submit the same to the State.
C. Discuss/Action on amending Raymond Code of Ordinance Chapter 6 City Elections to include Runoff Provisions in the event of a tie vote.
9. Communications
10. 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. 
November 6th:  Potato Crusted Fish, Cheesey Rice, Italian Vegetable Blend, Baked Cookie
November 13th:  Roast Beef w/Gravy, Whipped Potatoes, Green Beans, Wheat Roll, Frosted Cake






Storm Water Discharge Hotline 319-232-6153

Contact information:

101 1st St.

PO Box 156

Raymond, IA   50667


319-233-0958 FAX