City of Raymond

Home City Hall Board of Adjustments Useful Links Businesses Fire & Rescue Planning & Zoning News From City Hall Raymond Days 5K Building Permit Process Park Photos Permits

Welcome To Our Website!

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.

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 August 21, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall.

  • 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 August 7, 2017 regular meeting minutes.
  • Resolution 1285 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 (June/July 2017), Receipts (July 24, 2017 – August 21, 2017), Sheriff’s Report (July 2017), Library (N/A).
  • Inquiries from the Audience  
  • Reports
  • Building Permits/Inspections/Code Enforcement Report
  • Street Department Report
  • Parks Department Report
  • Water & Sewer Report
  • Discuss/Action on 2-tier sewer billing system for compliant & non-compliant drainage of sump pump/floor drains/eaves spouts
  • Discuss charges for water meter replacements.
  • Engineering Report
  • MS4 2016 Annual Report
  • Old Business
  • Discussion of the Wastewater Facility Plan Revision
  • Discussion on Raymond Days 2017
  • Discuss/Action on sale of fireworks and amending Ordinance 45 Section 23 – Tabled until January 2018.
  • New Business
  • Discussion on All Terrain Vehicle
  • Communications
  • Adjournment

City Clerk


Link to the Alert Iowa Website. You can sign up for Alert Iowa warnings:





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 9th - Birthday Meal:  A: Roast Beef w/Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, Green Peas, Dinner Roll, Margarine, Frosted Birthday Cake.  B:  No Alternate.  
August 16th:  A: Pork Loins w/Gravy, Baked Potato w/Sour Cream, Cabbage w/Carrots, Sugar Cookie, Margarine.  B:  Chicken Breast w/Chicken Gravy, Baked Potato w/Sour Cream, Cabbage w/Carrots, Sugar Cookie, Margarine.