City Council

Mayoral Proclamations

John A. Cianciolo and Lottie Lou Mulligan Day - 11/25/2020
Kathleen Bennett Day - 11/18/2020
World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims - 11/15/2020
The Salvation Army Red Kettle Day - 11/5/2020
Extra Mile Day - 11/1/2020
Mike Hinojosa Day - 10/30/2020
Public Power Week - 10/4/2020
Fire Prevention Week - 10/4/2020
Olivia Tali Day - 9/28/2020
Diaper Need Awareness Week - 9/21/2020
Citizenship Day - 9/17/2020
National Preparedness Month - 9/1/2020
Crossroads Hospice and Palliative Care Day - 9/1/2020
Centennial of the 19th Amendment Ratification Day - 8/26/2020
OSHA's National Safe & Sound Week - 8/10/2020
Independence-Higashimurayama Peace Week - 8/5/2020
Gastroparesis Awareness Month - 8/1/2020
Freedom Day - 6/19/2020
National Gun Violence Awareness Day - 6/5/2020
Lois Perry Day - 6/5/2020
Men's Health Month - 6/1/2020
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/17/2020
Kids to Parks Day - 5/16/2020
National Public Service Recognition Week - 5/3/2020
Missouri State Association of Parliamentarians Day - 5/2/2020
Independence Patriots Sons of the American Revolution Day - 4/29/2020
Arbor Day - 4/25/2020
SevenDays Week - 4/21/2020
Parliamentary Law Month - 4/1/2020
Read Across America Day - 3/2/2020
Procurement Month - 3/1/2020
International Women Build Week - 3/1/2020
Jim Hogan Day - 2/21/2020
Barbara Potts Day - 2/19/2020
National PTA Founders Day - 2/17/2020
Engineers Week - 2/17/2020
Kansas City Chiefs Football Club Day - 2/5/2020
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Day - 1/21/2020
Mildred Fields Day - 12/8/2019
International Day for Tolerance - 11/16/2019
John and Nancy Eppert Day - 11/2/2019
Extra Mile Day - 11/1/2019
Imagine a Day Without Water Day - 10/23/2019
Drumm Farm Center for Children Day - 10/12/2019
Fire Prevention Week - 10/6/2019
The Stone Church Neighborhood Dinner Day - 10/2/2019
Regional Arts and Humanities Month - 10/1/2019
Diaper Need Awareness Week - 9/23/2019
Constitution and Citizenship Day - 9/17/2019
Constitution Week - 9/16/2019
Pastor Fred and Mrs. Laura Young Day - 9/8/2019
Adah Marie Hall-May-Meng Day - 9/8/2019
National Preparedness Month - 9/1/2019
International Overdose Awareness Day - 8/31/2019
Dixon's Chili Day - 8/10/2019
Harry S Truman Chapter of the Missouri Society Sons of the American Revolution Day - 8/5/2019
Missouri Basketweavers' Guild Day - 8/3/2019
Gastroparesis Awareness Month - 8/1/2019
Island Friday Festival Day - 6/28/2019
Erma Kinnison Day - 6/17/2019
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day - 6/15/2019
National Gun Violence Awareness Day - 6/7/2019
Men's Health Month - 6/1/2019
National Public Works Week - 5/19/2019
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/19/2019
Kids to Parks Day - 5/18/2019
Police Memorial Day - 5/15/2019
Missouri State Association of Parliamentarians Day - 5/4/2019
Day of Prayer - 5/2/2019
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2019
Mental Health Month - 5/1/2019
Building Safety Month - 5/1/2019
Arbor Day - 4/27/2019
SevenDays Week - 4/9/2019
Czech Republic's 20th Anniversary in NATO Day - 4/5/2019
Parliamentary Law Month - 4/1/2019
Randy Vest Day - 3/8/2019
Women Build Month - 3/1/2019
Procurement Month - 3/1/2019
National PTA Founders Day - 2/21/2019
Engineers Week - 2/17/2019
Pastor Nancy Day - 2/3/2019
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Day - 1/21/2019
Small Business Saturday - 11/24/2018
Rescue Staff Recognition Day - 11/19/2018
Salvation Army Red Kettle Day - 11/16/2018
World Kindness Day - 11/13/2018
World War I Remembrance Day - 11/11/2018
Extra Mile Day - 11/1/2018
Coach Joe Keeton Day - 10/28/2018
Fire Prevention Week - 10/7/2018
Pets in the Park Day - 10/6/2018
Rescue Staff Recognition Day - 10/1/2018
Community Planning Month - 10/1/2018
Diaper Need Awareness Week - 9/24/2018
Constitution Week - 9/17/2018
Constitution and Citizenship Day - 9/17/2018
United Way of Greater Kansas City Day - 9/15/2018
Reynolds Family Association Day - 9/15/2018
Marjorie Dryer Day - 9/13/2018
William Chrisman High School Track and Field Program Day - 9/4/2018
National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month - 9/1/2018
National Preparedness Month - 9/1/2018
Blair Wildermuth Day - 8/23/2018
Dolores Faherty Day - 7/28/2018
Stand up for Stanley Day - 7/2/2018
Parks and Recreation Month - 7/1/2018
Red Hat Society Day - 6/16/2018
Cora Louise Hill Day - 6/9/2018
Arbor Day - 6/2/2018
Play Ball Summer - 6/1/2018
National Gun Violence Awareness Day - 6/1/2018
Men's Health Month - 6/1/2018
Healthy Homes Month - 6/1/2018
Japanese Sister City Day - 5/23/2018
Hugh Zimmer Day - 5/21/2018
St. Paul A.M.E. Church Day - 5/20/2018
National Public Works Week - 5/20/2018
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/20/2018
Kids to Parks Day - 5/19/2018
Police Memorial Day - 5/16/2018
National Infrastructure Week - 5/14/2018
Start by Believing Day - 5/7/2018
Niel Johnson Day - 5/7/2018
National Women Build Week - 5/7/2018
Drinking Water Week - 5/6/2018
Missouri State Association of Parliamentarians Day - 5/5/2018
International Quester Day - 5/5/2018
International Day of the Child - 5/5/2018
Older Americans Month - 5/1/2018
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2018
Dempsey-Parish Theatre Support Center - 4/14/2018
Safe Haven for Newborns Day - 4/5/2018
HEMCO Day - 3/22/2018
Hope House Day - 3/19/2018
Purple Heart City Recognition Day - 3/5/2018
Procurement Month - 3/1/2018
Engineers Week - 2/18/2018
Fun House Pizza Day - 2/12/2018
175th Anniversary of the Independence Fire Department - 2/6/2018
National PTA Founders Day - 2/1/2018
Steve Noll Day - 1/16/2018
Dr. Martin Luther Kin, Jr., Day - 1/15/2018
Officer Tom Wagstaff Day - 12/9/2017
Lions Clubs International Day - 11/4/2017
Extra Mile Day - 11/1/2017
Christ United Methodist Church Day - 10/18/2017
Fire Prevention Week - 10/8/2017
Public Power Week - 10/1/2017
Community Planning Month - 10/1/2017
Paul and Ruth Henning Recognition Day - 9/26/2017
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day - 9/18/2017
Constitution and Citizenship Day - 9/18/2017
National Preparedness Month - 9/1/2017
Shirley Murdock Day - 8/4/2017
Play Ball Month - 8/1/2017
Service Dog Day - 7/22/2017
City Theatre of Independence Day - 7/21/2017
Rosie the Riveter Day - 6/10/2017
Arbor Day - 6/3/2017
National Public Works Week - 5/22/2017
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/21/2017
Kids to Parks Day - 5/20/2017
Police Memorial Day - 5/17/2017
National Nursing Home Week - 5/14/2017
National Women Build Week - 5/6/2017
Missouri State Association of Parliamentarians Day - 5/6/2017
International Day of the Child - 5/6/2017
Division 3 Air Force Sergeants Association Days - 5/4/2017
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2017
National Small Business Week - 4/30/2017
National Community Development Week - 4/17/2017
Lineworker Appreciation Day - 4/10/2017
National Public Health Week - 4/3/2017
National Employee Benefits Day - 4/3/2017
Donna Pittman Day - 3/30/2017
Procurement Month - 3/1/2017
George Washington Day - 2/22/2017
Power & Light Recognition Day - 2/6/2017
National PTA Founders Day - 2/2/2017
Dr. Martin Luther Kin, Jr., Day - 1/16/2017
David Mayta Day - 1/16/2017
Byron Constance Day - 12/18/2016
Fencepost Productions' Day - 12/13/2016
Computer Science Education Week - 12/5/2016
Small Business Saturday - 11/26/2016
George Washington's Thanksgiving Day - 11/22/2016
Fire Prevention Week - 10/9/2016
Boy Scout Troop 347 - 10/8/2016
Community Planning Month - 10/1/2016
Constitution and Citizenship Day - 9/17/2016
National Preparedness Month - 9/1/2016
Lloyd Aaron Clark Day - 8/27/2016
Global Entrepreneurship Week - 8/8/2016
Rescue Staff Recognition Day - 7/18/2016
Community Services League Day - 6/16/2016
Jack Samuel LeVota Day - 5/22/2016
National Public Works Week - 5/16/2016
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/15/2016
Independence Youth Court Day - 5/12/2016
International Day of the Child - 5/7/2016
National Small Business Week - 5/1/2016
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2016
National Library Week - 4/10/2016
Vanesa Rodriguez Day - 4/4/2016
National Employee Benefits Day - 4/4/2016
Welcome Home Vietnam Veteran's Day - 3/29/2016
Barb Wiley Day - 3/15/2016
Dee Dee Curtis Day - 3/14/2016
Rescue Staff Recognition Day - 3/7/2016
Procurement Month - 3/1/2016
George Washington Day - 2/22/2016
Chinese New Year - 2/16/2016
Dr. Pikl's Lounge Day - 1/9/2016
Fort Osage Indians Football Day - 12/21/2015
Skylar Thompson Day - 12/20/2015
Howard Braby Day - 12/7/2015
Small Business Saturday - 11/28/2015
Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week - 11/14/2015
World Pancreatic Cancer Day - 11/13/2015
Veterans Day - 11/11/2015
Lights on Afterschool Day - 10/22/2015
Gabriel Huffman Day - 10/5/2015
Public Power Week - 10/4/2015
Fire Prevention Week - 10/4/2015
Constitution and Citizenship Day - 9/17/2015
National Public Works Week - 5/17/2015
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/17/2015
Municipal Clerks Week - 5/3/2015
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2015
Pan American Week - 4/14/2015
National Service Recognition Day - 4/7/2015
National Public Health Week - 4/6/2015
Purchasing Month - 3/1/2015
Independence 2-1-1 Day - 2/11/2015
Courtney Calhoun Day - 2/3/2015
Jason Willis Day - 12/1/2014
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month - 11/1/2014
Nellie O'Brien Day - 10/18/2014
Heritage Festival Day - 10/11/2014
Fire Prevention Week - 10/5/2014
Michael J. Devine Day - 9/26/2014
Harry S Truman Chapter of the Missouri Society Sons of the American Revolution Day - 8/4/2014
Arts Week - 5/31/2014
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/18/2014
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2014
Sons of the American Revolution Day - 4/30/2014
National Telecommunicators Week - 4/19/2014
Ella Yount Day - 3/28/2014
Purchasing Month - 3/1/2014
Myeloma Awareness Month - 3/1/2014
Independence Pioneers Chapter, NSDAR Day - 2/26/2014
George Washington Day - 2/22/2014
Ray an Sharon Wilson Day - 12/22/2013
Marie Nordyke Day - 12/16/2013
Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week - 11/16/2013
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month - 11/1/2013
V's Italiano Ristorante Day - 10/21/2013
Fire Prevention Week - 10/6/2013
National Parliamentarian Day - 9/19/2013
Constitution Week - 9/17/2013
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day - 9/17/2013
Emergency Preparedness Month - 9/1/2013
National Night Out - 8/6/2013
Tennies For Kids Day - 7/15/2013
Grant Alexander Watkins Davis Day - 5/20/2013
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/19/2013
St. Mary's High School Day - 5/14/2013
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2013
Animal Services Division Day - 4/15/2013
Child Abuse Prevention Month - 4/1/2013
Medal of Honor Day - 3/25/2013
Crysler Remembrance Day - 3/24/2013
Jim Schultz Day - 3/22/2013
Purchasing Month - 3/1/2013
Myeloma Awareness Month - 3/1/2013
Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month - 3/1/2013
David Sellars, Adam Garrett, Brent Stenslokken and Craig Sifers Day - 2/4/2013
America Recycles Day - 11/15/2012
Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week - 11/10/2012
Truman Patriots Girls Softball Day - 10/24/2012
Brian Haff and Jason Willis Day - 10/15/2012
Fire Prevention Week - 10/7/2012
William Chrisman Class of 1962 Day - 10/6/2012
Family Day - 9/24/2012
William E. Timms Day - 9/23/2012
Helen Pray Day - 9/22/2012
National Preparedness Month - 9/1/2012
Herbert E. Zucca Day - 8/29/2012
National Night Out - 8/7/2012
Kathryn Maxey Day - 8/4/2012
Edna Doudney Day - 7/8/2012
Jerry and Winnie Rice Day - 6/23/2012
Building Safety Month - 5/21/2012
Public Works Week - 5/20/2012
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/20/2012
Ora Lee Willis Day - 5/7/2012
Older Americans Month - 5/1/2012
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2012
Wayne Letizia Day - 3/29/2012
Diane Kyser Day - 3/16/2012
Purchasing Month - 3/1/2012
George Washington Day - 2/22/2012
Rosie Smith Day - 1/28/2012
Vaughny Burnham Day - 1/21/2012
Palmer Senior Center Day - 1/19/2012
Hunger and Homeless Awareness Week - 11/12/2011
Letha Marguerite Thomas Day - 11/5/2011
Food Day - 10/24/2011
Walk to School Month - 10/1/2011
Fire Prevention Month - 10/1/2011
Community Planning Month - 10/1/2011
National Preparedness Month - 9/1/2011
SocialSecurity.gov Day - 8/23/2011
Mildred Martinvoich Day - 8/16/2011
Lana White Day - 8/9/2011
National Night Out - 8/2/2011
Community Services League Day - 6/17/2011
Pets in the Park Day - 5/21/2011
Our Hometown Comets Day - 5/16/2011
Comets' Midfielder Lucas Rodriguez - 5/16/2011
Comets' Forward Jamar Beasley - 5/16/2011
Comets' Forward Byron Alvarez Day - 5/16/2011
Comets' Defender Leo Gibson - 5/16/2011
Comets' Defender Brian Harris Day - 5/16/2011
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/15/2011
Christian Ott Elementary School Day - 5/13/2011
Ruth Fields Day - 5/12/2011
Rufus Little Day - 5/5/2011
Missouri Maverick's Goaltender Robby Nolan Day - 5/2/2011
Missouri Maverick's Forward Simon Watson Day - 5/2/2011
Older Americans Month - 5/1/2011
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2011
National Drinking Water Week - 5/1/2011
Ted's Trash Day - 4/14/2011
Sexual Assault Awareness Month - 4/1/2011
Dick Wilson Day - 3/21/2011
Purchasing Month - 3/1/2011
Spay Day - 2/19/2011
Ron and Carol Brumbaugh Day - 1/16/2011
Girls on the Run Day - 11/13/2010
Keith and Sandra Querry Anniversary - 10/16/2010
Buy iN Day - 10/4/2010
Fire Prevention Week - 10/3/2010
Independence Chamber of Commerce Day - 9/30/2010
American Mensa's 50th Anniversary Day - 9/30/2010
The Wall that Heals Day - 9/27/2010
Family Day - 9/27/2010
Boys & Girls Clubs Day - 9/25/2010
Surgical Technologists Week - 9/19/2010
Constitution and Citizenship Day - 9/17/2010
Red Friday - 9/10/2010
Independence Nationals Day - 9/3/2010
National Preparedness Month - 9/1/2010
Childhood Obesity Awareness Month - 9/1/2010
James Boldridge Day - 8/14/2010
Joyce Driskell Day - 7/11/2010
First Christian Church of Independence Day - 7/4/2010
Jackson County Free Health Clinic Day - 6/2/2010
Pets in the Park Day - 5/22/2010
Public Works Week - 5/16/2010
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/16/2010
Pet Week - 5/2/2010
Tennis Month - 5/1/2010
Preservation Month - 5/1/2010
Jackson County Genealogical Society Day - 4/24/2010
Heartland Fabrication and Machine Day - 4/8/2010
Public Health Week - 4/5/2010
Tom Bates Day - 4/1/2010
Purchasing Month - 3/1/2010
Scouting Anniversary Week - 2/7/2010
Dawn Weldon Beye Day - 1/15/2010
Imogene Jones Day - 12/14/2009
Holly and Mistletoe Homes Tour Day - 11/7/2009
Czech Republic and Slovak Republic Day - 11/6/2009
National American Indian Heritage Month - 11/1/2009
William Chrisman Class of 1944-War Year Classes Day - 10/24/2009
Fern Garrett Parks Day - 10/22/2009
Fire Prevention Week - 10/4/2009
Kiwanis Club of Independence Day - 9/29/2009
Chester Powers Day - 8/15/2009
Historic Sites Board Appreciation Day - 6/14/2009
National Public Works Week - 5/17/2009
Emergency Medical Services Week - 5/17/2009
National Arson Awareness Week - 5/3/2009
Silver Star Banner Day - 5/1/2009
National Historic Preservation Month - 5/1/2009
Earth Day - 4/22/2009
National Public Health Week - 4/6/2009
Purchasing Month - 3/1/2009
Fire Prevention Week - 10/5/2008
Family Day - 9/22/2008
Boys & Girls Clubs Day - 9/19/2008
Constitution Week - 9/17/2008
Senior Center Month - 9/1/2008
Purchasing Month - 3/1/2008
Fire Prevention Week - 10/7/2007
Harvey Whiting Day - 9/25/2007
Family Day - 9/25/2006
Flag Day - 6/14/2006
Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church Day - 5/21/2006
Jewell Jane Stevenson Day - 5/20/2006
Laurel Club Day - 5/10/2006
Joe Elrod Day - 5/9/2006
Sue Else Day - 5/6/2006
Preservation Month - 5/1/2006
Edwin L. Dirck III Day - 8/7/2003