As one more effort to keep community residents informed on municipal government activity, the City of Independence has posted its 2017 3rd Quarter Operating Report. Read on...
In an effort to ensure the safety and structural integrity of commercial properties in the central business district, the City of Independence building inspector and fire chief will soon begin a coordinated process of joint building inspections. Read on...
A Word From The Mayor
Welcome to the official website of the City of Independence, Kansas, the friendliest town in America.
Independence is located in Montgomery County in the southeast corner of Kansas and has a population of 9,483. Independence has a strong industrial base with a "Hometown Atmosphere" and consider ourselves to be, in part, a rural community with many farming sites in the area surrounding the City.