Rehabilitation Services

The City of Waterloo wishes to assist residents maintain and upgrade their homes through our Housing Rehabilitation Program. Our Department assists in preserving and conserving housing, especially in older neighborhoods. We can provide matching financial assistance to renovate or construct rental housing and provide relocation assistance to individuals and families displaced by city housing code enforcement.

What's New?

Unfortunately we were not one of the recipients in Iowa for the lead grant-see below for those who were awarded grants in the State of Iowa:

Cerro Gordo County will be awarded $1,234,274.25 in Lead Based Paint Hazard Control grant program funding and $150,000 in Healthy Homes Supplemental funding. The county's health department will address lead hazards in 50 housing units providing safer homes for low and very low-income families with children. Cerro Gordo County will partner with the Northern Iowa Area Council on Governments, Iowa Lead Safety, North Iowa Community Action Organization, the North Iowa Regional Housing Authority the Northside Neighborhood Association and the Cerro Gordo County Free Health Care Clinic.

Polk County will be awarded $2,500,000 in Lead Based Paint Hazard Control grant program funding and $357,500 in Healthy Homes Supplemental funding. The county's health department will address lead hazards in 145 housing units providing safer homes for low and very low-income families with children. Polk County will partner with the Polk County Housing Trust Fund, Dallas County Public Health Department, Region XII Council of Governments as well as a broad coalition of community based organizations.

Contact Information:
Mark Boeson, Manager of Rehabition Services
Waterloo Community Development Office
620 Mulberry St, Suite 202
Waterloo, IA 50703
Phone: (319) 291-4429
Fax: (319) 291-4431
E mail: mark.boesen@waterloo-ia.org

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