Davenport City Council

Davenport Public Library

Tonight, the Davenport City Council will consider hiring an architect to design renovations for the Main Library downtown. A master plan was completed in January, and now it's ready to move on to the "next phase" of the project.

Michelle O'Neill

Davenport will limit the use of fireworks next year. Tuesday night, the city council gave its final approval to restrictions for the Fourth of July and New Year's Eve.

WVIK News

More than 60 years after they became one-way through downtown Davenport, city officials are considering restoring 3rd and 4th streets to two-way traffic. 

Herb Trix reports.


WVIK News

An old building in downtown Davenport, now supporting local artists, may soon become a "landmark." 

Wednesday night, the city council will consider a Local Historic Landmark Designation for the John Kelly Company Wholesale Groceries Building at 225 East 2nd Street - currently the home of the Bucktown Center for the Arts.

Two candidates running for alderman in Davenport's 6th Ward will advance to the November general election.

WVIK News

Davenport is preparing to take the next step in cleaning up its riverfront, and make it ready for future projects. Wednesday night, the city council held a public hearing on a plan to spend up to 236,000 dollars to demolish what's left of the Rhythm City casino site.

Final Vote on Costco

Aug 16, 2017
City of Davenport

A third and final vote could be held Wednesday night by the Davenport city council on plans by Costco to build a new store in the city. 

Mike Matson

One of the candidates in the crowded field of Democrats running for governor of Iowa has dropped out. Davenport alderman Mike Matson has suspended his campaign. 

City of Davenport

A former member of the Davenport City Council has agreed to serve again. Wednesday night aldermen will consider appointing Gene Meeker to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of 6th ward alderman, Jeff Justin.

Some residents of Davenport will take the first step on Tuesday  to fill a vacancy on the city council. A primary will be held in the Third Ward, and there are 6 names on the ballot.

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