|11/17/2022||NorthPoint Development, City of Independence Break Ground on Multi-Million-Dollar Development|
The 1,110-acre development to create more than 9,000 jobs, bring Learning and Career Center
|11/14/2022||Students asked to write about the dangers of silence in annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest|
In three easy steps of write, submit, win, your student could be one of the winners.
|11/10/2022||City works with Chamber to focus on economic development|
The Independence City Council approved the formation of the Independence Economic Development Partnership on Wednesday, Nov. 9.
|11/9/2022||Burn ban issued through noon Nov. 10|
This burn ban has been put in place due to forecasted high winds and/or wind gusts.
|11/1/2022||Deck the trails to help build community in Independence|
The wooden holiday trees go on sale on November 1 for $20 each.
|10/27/2022||Independence hopes to combat food, health disparities through new grocery delivery program|
For more information about the Health Disparities Initiative, please call the Independence Health and Animal Services Department at (816) 325-7986.
|10/26/2022||Palmer Center Activities and Events for November 2022|
Find all of the activities planned for the next month and menus at indep.us/palmercenter.
|10/15/2022||Independence Fire Department announces death of Fire Equipment Operator Harold “Gene” Eddins in off duty accident|
His career in public safety spanned more than 30 years
|9/22/2022||Palmer Center Activities and Events for October 2022|
See what's happening at the Palmer Center in October and make your plans today.
|9/19/2022||Susan Paxton Block Award given to Merideth Rose honoring work during COVID-19, efforts to make community more diverse|
Please join us in thanking Merideth for her contributions to our community and the countless volunteer hours she has given to make this community better.
|9/6/2022||Independence Police Department Investigating Shots Fired At Independence Mall on Monday, Sept. 5|
Callers reported that shots were being heard inside the mall.
|8/9/2022||City of Independence asks public to help them recognize excellence in public service|
Nomination forms are due Wednesday, Aug. 31.
|8/8/2022||City of Independence announces new Chief of Police|
Chief Dustman has served with the Independence Police Department for 14 years. He will transition to Chief of Police on Monday, Aug. 8.
|8/1/2022||City of Independence Cooling Site will be open Aug. 1-3|
Please take extra precautions to stay hydrated, take plenty of breaks inside, and know the signs and symptoms of heat-related illnesses.
|7/27/2022||Palmer Center Activities and Events for August 2022|
The Palmer Center at 218A N. Pleasant St. in Independence, Mo., is operated by the City of Independence and is dedicated to the mission of improving the overall health of adults 60+.