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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 January 18, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at Raymond City

Hall. Due to the required social distancing, audience seating is limited to ten (10) seats.  Public Access to the meeting may also be accessed through the following from your computer, tablet or smartphone:, Passcode:  570349; Telephone: 1-312-626-6799, Meeting ID  874 478 3529 Passcode:  570349


  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
    1. Approve January 4, 2021 regular meeting minutes
    2. Resolution 2021-1406 authorizing payment of bills and transfers
    3. Accept and place on file the minutes and reports from the following Boards, Departments and Commissions (N/A=Not Available): Clerk/Treasurer Report (December 2020), Receipts (December 21, 2020 – January 18, 2021), Sheriff’s Report (December 2020), Library (N/A).
  5. Inquiries from the Audience
  6. Reports
    1. Building Permits/Inspections/Code Enforcement
    1. Street Department Report
    2. Parks Department Report
  1. Water & Sewer Report
  1. Engineering Report
  2. Old Business
    1. Discussion and possible action on installing flashing light for T-intersection sign on Lafayette Rd. /3rd
  3. New Business
    1. Motion to change the public hearing date from February 1, 2021 to February 18, 2021, due to publishing issues by the Waterloo Courier, to review an application for a State Revolving Fund (SRF) Loan and to make available to the public the contents of an environmental information document and the City’s proposed improvements to the wastewater treatment system.
    2. Motion to approve MSA Professional Services Agreement for the Construction Phase Services for the Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrade.
  4. Communications
  5. Begin Work Session for FY22 and set date for 2nd work session
  6. Adjournment




Below is a link to the Zoom Video Meeting on Lafayette Road Reconstruction





CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19:   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. 






Storm Water Discharge Hotline 319-232-6153

Contact information:

101 1st St.

PO Box 156

Raymond, IA   50667


319-233-0958 FAX