Davenport accepting Housing Choice Voucher applications

The Davenport Riverfront Improvement Commission will begin a Movies on the Mississippi outdoor film series on Friday, May 20.

The City of Davenport is accepting applications Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 20-21, for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (formerly known as Section 8 rental assistance). 

This marks the first time in five years that the Housing Voucher Officer is accepting applications for its waiting list. Applications will be accepted 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days at The River’s Edge, 700 W. River Drive, Davenport. The location is accessible to persons with disabilities. 

Sign up is easy, free and convenient. Only original applications will be accepted (no photocopies). Applications must be complete and turned in before the 4 p.m. deadline. Staff will be available onsite to provide assistance. 

Applicants will need this information to apply: Name, date of birth, and Social Security numbers of all household members; approximate annual household income from all sources; current mailing address; and active email address and/or phone number.

Eligibility is determined based on the family or individual’s total annual gross income and family size. Income limits are published by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Department, and are subject to change.

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