The City of Independence will lower flags at City buildings to honor former Mayor Don B. Reimal from sunrise on Friday, August 21, through sunset on Sunday, August 23. Mayor Reimal passed away on August 12. His official obituary is available here, https://legcy.co/3iXITM1.
Mayor Reimal served as 1st District Councilmember for 12 years from 1994 through 2006 when he was elected as Mayor. He served as Mayor of Independence for eight years until retiring in 2014. A public memorial will take place on August 22, at 4 p.m. at the Cable Dahmer Arena. Seating is limited. Social distancing and masks or face coverings will be required.