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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 September 21, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at Raymond City Hall.            Participants can come to city hall (practice social distancing) or participate via via computer  or telephone: 1-312-626-6799,  Meeting ID: 858 5068 0579

 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 17, 2020 regular meeting minutes.
  • Resolution 1394 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 (August 2020), Receipts (August 18, 2020 – September 21, 2020), Sheriff’s Report (August 2020), Library (N/A).
  • Inquiries from the Audience
  • Reports
  • Building Permits/Inspections/Code Enforcement
  • Street Department Report
  • Discuss/Action changing speed limit on N. 3rd St. at City limits to 25 mph
  • Parks Department Report
  • Water & Sewer Report
  • Jason Miller from MSA Professional Services to discuss new sewer treatment plant
  • Engineering Report
  • Discussion Lafayette Road Reconstruction
  • Old Business
  • New Business
  • Motion to approve Resolution 1395 for the FY2020 Street Financial Report
  • Discuss/Action on setting Trick-or-Treat Day and Hours
  • Motion to approve Resolution 1396 to reschedule the October 5th Council Meeting time to start at 5:45 P.M.
  • Communications
  • 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