Floodplain Management

City of Independence CRS Floodplain Links and Information:

  1. Local Flood Hazard Map  Floodplain Map
  2. Flood Warning System  Independence Flood Plan
  3. Floodplain Permit Requirements  Permit Requirements
  4. Retrofitting You Home - Six Ways to protect Your Home Retrofitting Your Home
  5. Protecting Your Home Utilities from Flooding   Protecting Utilities

City of Independence Assistance on Floodplain Information

  • The City of Independence offers information on historically flooding such as site specific past flood locations and high water marks throughout Independence Kansas.  If needed a representative from the City can make site visits to your home or property to review flooding, drainage and sewer problems.  You can contact the Building Department at 620-332-2541 or email davidc@independenceks.gov .