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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 October 19, 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: 864 0098 2490


  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 October 5, 2020 regular meeting minutes, and October 15, 2020 work session minutes
    2. Resolution 1398 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 (August 2020/September 2020), Receipts (September 22, 2020 – October 19, 2020), Sheriff’s Report (September 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
    3. Water & Sewer Report
  1. Engineering Report
  2. Old Business
  3. New Business
    1. Set date for a second work session discussing financing for Lafayette Road Reconstruction
    2. Discuss/Action on petition received petitioning sidewalk installation on Lafayette Road Reconstruction
    3. Motion to approve Resolution 1399 – A Resolution Amending the Original Amendment to the 28E Agreement Between Raymond & Elk Run Heights Providing for Waste Treatment System Construction & Operation.
  4. Communications
  5. 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