LHR Eligibility

Are you eligible for Council Bluffs’ Lead Hazard Reduction Program?

To be eligible for the program, your home must be:

  • Constructed before 1978
  • Located within the city limits of Council Bluffs
  • Identified as having a lead hazard
  • Have a child under 6 years old who spends a "significant amount of time" in the home, or be occupied by a pregnant woman
  • Be structurally sound and financially feasible to remediate lead
  • Have a permanent foundation
  • Located outside of the floodway
  • Maintain flood insurance if within the floodplain
  • Demonstrate the ability to maintain the property to appropriate health and sanitary levels as determined by the City

Questions? Contact Community Development at (712) 890-5350.

Ready to get started?  Click here to apply online for any of our Housing Rehabilitation programs. Start a new application under the Housing Rehabilitation category.

For technical help registering and starting your application, instructions are available here.