Finance Department

Purchasing Division

The Purchasing Division is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Independence City Hall
111 E. Maple, 2nd Floor
Independence, Missouri 64051-0519
Phone: (816) 325-7087
Fax: (816) 325-7088

Division Functions/Responsibilities

The Purchasing Division seeks to secure equipment, materials and services for City departments in an efficient, professional and timely manner, and at the lowest cost.

Purchasing Staff

If you wish to contact a member of the staff, visit the Purchasing Staff page for contact information.


To provide quality service through effective communication and a cooperative working relationship with all departments and vendors, in order to fulfill the needs of the City of Independence for goods and services in a professional, responsive, timely and cost effective manner, and in accordance with all legal requirements and ethical standards.

Code of Ethics

The Purchasing Division subscribes to the Code of Ethics of the NIGP- The Institute for Public Procurement and believes that the following ethical principles should govern the conduct of every person employed by a public sector procurement or materials management organization.

View Code of Ethics