Community Development

Regional Transportation Plan 2050

The Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) recently kicked-off its process to develop the Kansas City metropolitan areas long-range transportation plan. This plan will serve as a blueprint for federal transportation investments and improvements for the next several decades. This in depth study covers all modes of surface transportation and related issues such as equity, safety, security and environment.   

The City of Independence wants to make sure our residents and stakeholders have an opportunity to give their input. Please take time to complete the five minute survey here at   

To view their Transportation Plan in its entirety the following link is provided:  

For additional questions, please contact Karen Clawson,