Posted on: April 16, 2017
Independence Fire/EMS Chief Shawn Wallis has announced the promotion of longtime firefighter Marcus Hamilton to the rank of captain within the department.
In his new role, Hamilton, an 11-year veteran of the fire/EMS crew...Read on...
Posted on: April 14, 2017
Independence Fire/EMS Chief Shawn Wallis has sent out a call for the community’s assistance in competing for a $25,000 national grant award that could fund new firefighting technology and equipment.
Wallis explained two grants will be awarded to fire...Read on...
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Posted on: April 5, 2017
Applications are being accepted at the City Manager's Office for the Downtown Art and Culture Advisory Board until May 1, 2017. All positions are recommended by the Mayor and subject to approval by the Governing Body. Download an application at t...Read on...
Application for Downtown Art and Culture Advisory
Posted on: March 3, 2017
Early this week, the City of Independence received a dose of good news from the Insurance Services Office (ISO) who issued an improved safety rating for the city’s structural fire protection system.
According to Public Safety Director ...Read on...
Posted on: May 27, 2016
This brochure provides useful information for residents of Independence. You may download it here, or pick one up at City Hall.
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