Rates and Service Policies
Rate tariffs for the City of Independence Power & Light Department are established by City ordinance. The stable electric utility rates found in Independence are lower than the national average. Affordable electric service adds to the quality of life for residential customers and is attractive to businesses considering locating in Independence.
For information on outdoor light rates, sewer pumping rates, or rates for schools, hospitals and churches, call (816) 325-7495. Copies of the official tariff sheets are available at Independence Power & Light offices. The information available here attempts to be materially the same, but should there be any discrepancies, in all cases the official tariffs on file will hold over these documents.