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The City of Davenport is committed to providing professionally managed services that meet or exceed industry standards.  This commitment is reflected in the city’s status as 2* of nearly 19,500 cities nationwide with accredited departments that include: fire, library, parks and recreation, police, and public works services.

Davenport’s first accredited department was the Police Department in 2006, followed by Public Works in 2007. Davenport Fire and Parks and Recreation Departments both gained accreditation in 2011. The Davenport Public Library is also accredited through the State of Iowa Library.

Find information specific to each of our department’s accrediting agencies and status at the links to the left.

*Statistic as of October 10, 2017.  Of note, 8 other cities have all but their library system accredited.