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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.

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 December 18, 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 December 4, 2017 regular meeting minutes.
  • Resolution 1296 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 (November 2017), Receipts (November 20, 2017-December 18, 2017), Sheriff’s Report (November 2017), Library (N/A).
  • Inquiries from the Audience  
  • Reports
  • Building Permits/Inspections/Code Enforcement Report
  • Street Department Report
  • Parks Department Report
  • Water & Sewer Report
  • Engineering Report
  • Old Business
  • Discussion of the Wastewater Facility Plan Revision
  • Discuss charges for water meter replacements – Tabled until January 2018.
  • Discuss/Action on sale of fireworks and amending Ordinance 45 Section 23–Tabled until January 2018.
  • New Business
  • Swearing in of Mayor and Official Council Members
  • Communications
  •  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.  
December 6th:  A:  Baked Chicken Breast w/Savory Apricot Sauce, Whipped Potatoes, Harvard Beets, Wheat Bread, Margarine, Fruit Cocktail.  B:  Meatloaf, Whipped Potatoes, Harvard Beets, Wheat Bread, Margarine, Fruit Cocktail.
December 13th - Birthday Meal:   A:  Roast Beef w/Gravy, Mashed Red Potatoes, Green Peas, Dinner Roll, Margarine, Frosted Birthday Cake.  B:  No Alternative






Storm Water Discharge Hotline 319-232-6153

Contact information:

101 1st St.

PO Box 156

Raymond, IA   50667


319-233-0958 FAX