Business, Redevelopment, & Housing Assistance

Housing Assistance

Eligibility for Housing Assistance programs is based on income. To determine your eligibility, please review the HUD Income Limits

For more information on these programs, contact Community Development at (712) 328-4629.


On June 16, the City of Council Bluffs Community Development department issued a Request for Proposals from Council Bluffs hotels with proposals due July 19, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.

The City intends to contract with two hotels constructed after 1979 to provide temporary accommodations for occupants of housing units being rehabilitated through the Lead Based Paint Hazard Reduction (“LHR”) program from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. While the exact number of households to be relocated is unknown at this time, the City anticipates 40-60 households will utilize relocation services with an average stay of four days.

Inquiries, Questions and Deadlines

Q&A Ends: July 12, 2019. All inquiries/questions regarding this RFP must be directed to Brenda Carrico via email. Answers to all questions will be posted no later than July 15, 2019 at 3:00 pm (CST). 

Proposals Due: July 19, 2019 by 5:00 p.m. Please view the full RFP for the full Scope of Work, Submittal Requirements, and other important information. Any proposals received after the deadline will be rejected.