Home Beautification Award

Created on 5/7/2019 11:23:42 AM
Deadline to enter your home for a chance to win one of two "Home Beautification Awards" this year is... Read More

103rd Independence Home Days Celebration

Created on 4/16/2019 10:30:41 AM
Indy Tees-Up 103rd Home Days Friday, August 2nd and Saturday, August 3rd Read More

Indy's Got Talent

Created on 4/16/2019 10:08:22 AM
2nd Annual Indy's Got Talent, Friday, August 2nd. Read More

Memorial Day Services

Created on 4/16/2019 9:18:59 AM
Please join us for the City of Independence Memorial Day Services on Monday, May 27th, as we honor a... Read More

Community Shred Day

Created on 3/26/2019 1:07:08 PM
Saturday, April 13th from 9:00 am to Noon in City Hall Parking Lot. Read More

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Created on 7/31/2017 1:21:56 PM
Hop on over to the Civic Center on Saturday, April 13th from 8:30 to 9:45 am to join the Easter Bunn... Read More

Welcome New Residents

Created on 12/14/2018 4:31:46 PM
Calling all new residents! Read More

Focus On Your Family

Created on 1/17/2018 3:37:05 PM
The City of Independence and 25 & Alive have kicked off a year-long program called "Focus on Your Fa... Read More

National Day of Prayer

Created on 4/16/2019 9:38:43 AM
National Day of Prayer will be held on Thursday, May 2nd. Read More

Holiday Fest

Created on 11/14/2018 3:09:17 PM
Sunday December 2nd from Noon-4PM at the Civic Center. Read More

Tree Lighting

Created on 11/14/2018 3:08:03 PM
Saturday December 1st at 5:30 PM. Read More

Fall Back One Hour

Created on 11/2/2018 4:30:21 PM

Vote November 6th.

Created on 9/20/2018 10:12:58 AM
Remember to vote this coming Tuesday, November 6th. Polling Stations are open 6:30 am to 7:30 pm Read More

Veterans Day Program

Created on 9/28/2018 11:02:54 AM
Mayor Togliatti extends a special invitation to our residents who are Veterans or currently serving ... Read More

Mayor Togliatti's State of the City Address & Luncheon

Created on 9/20/2018 10:30:05 AM
View Mayor Togliatti's State of the City Address Read More

Charter Amendments Public Meeting

Created on 7/21/2014 9:36:22 AM

Fall Fest & Clambake

Created on 7/19/2016 3:08:54 PM
Join us for this year's Fall Fest & Clambake on Sunday, September 23rd from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm in El... Read More

Proposed Charter Amendments - Public Meeting

Created on 4/11/2018 10:45:56 AM
A Public Meeting to obtain more information on the proposed Charter Amendments has been scheduled fo... Read More

Board Of Zoning Appeals Opening

Created on 9/1/2017 3:11:12 PM
City Council is accepting applications for an opening on the Board of Zoning Appeals through Friday,... Read More

City-Wide Trick or Treat

Created on 7/11/2017 9:57:12 AM
Tuesday, October 31st 6:00 to 8:00 pm Read More

Memorial Day Services & Parade

Created on 5/15/2017 2:06:46 PM
Join us on Memorial Day for our annual service and parade to honor and remember those who gave their... Read More

Community Perception Survey

Created on 5/5/2017 2:03:59 PM
Become partners in prevention! Take our Community Perception Survey and enter to win 1 of 3 $250 Vis... Read More

Civic Center 25th Anniversary Celebration

Created on 4/24/2017 9:26:59 AM
On May 3, 2017 help us celebrate the Civic Center's 25th Anniversary which is sure to be a memorable... Read More

Annual Health Fair

Created on 4/17/2017 2:51:13 PM
The Annual Health & Wellness Fair will be held on Friday, May 12th at the Independence Civic Center.... Read More

Farewell to Former Middle School

Created on 4/17/2017 2:45:31 PM
The City of Independence, the Alumni Association, and the Historical Society worked to organize a bi... Read More

National Day of Prayer 5/4/17

Created on 4/17/2017 2:12:29 PM
The National Day of Prayer was established as an annual event by an act of Congress in 1952 designat... Read More

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Created on 3/21/2017 10:09:11 AM
Enjoy a delicious Pancake breakfast with the Easter Bunny. Call Community Services at 216-524-7373 t... Read More

Free iPhone and iPad Classes

Created on 1/16/2017 3:33:44 PM
Learn the basics of using your iPad and/or iPhone in these free adult classes sponsored by R.I.B.B.S... Read More

AARP Tax Aide

Created on 12/20/2016 10:57:14 AM
The AARP Foundation's Tax-Aide program provides free tax assistance and preparation services to taxp... Read More

Ice Skating on Elmwood Pond

Created on 1/3/2017 12:52:07 PM
When conditions permit, we will open Elmwood Pond for ice skating! Look for the green signs which re... Read More

Start Your New Year "Indy Fit"

Created on 12/19/2016 2:21:57 PM
The Recreation Department presents the Indy Fit Health and Wellness Initiative for 2017 Read More

Holiday Fest!

Created on 12/2/2016 8:53:22 AM
Holiday fun for the whole family at Holiday Fest, Sunday, December 4th at the Civic Center! Read More

Bellringers Needed

Created on 11/2/2016 11:10:37 AM
Volunteers Needed: Read More

2016 Inaugural Ball Photos

Created on 1/27/2016 12:20:16 PM
View 2016 Inaugural Ball Photos Click Here Read More

2016 Inaugural Ball Photos

Created on 1/27/2016 12:20:39 PM
View 2016 Inaugural Ball Photos Click Here Read More

The Dark Side Of Social Media

Created on 1/21/2016 10:16:59 AM
In light of the recent internet based child abductions in the suburban Cleveland area, the Independe... Read More

Looking for A Change Of Pace

Created on 1/15/2016 10:38:01 AM
New Positions available at the City of Independence. Read More

Downtown Open House

Created on 1/6/2016 2:11:10 PM
Downtown Open House 2nd Downtown Open House with Fairmount Properties Civic Center, Red Oak January ... Read More

Independence History Book

Created on 10/16/2015 10:26:23 AM
Order form for additional copies of the Independence History Book now available. Read More

Tent Rental - New Procedures

Created on 8/14/2015 9:59:31 AM
All tent rentals will be reserved through the Recreation Department beginning Tuesday, September 8,... Read More

Deer Hunting Permits

Created on 7/8/2015 2:07:46 PM
Deer Hunting - City Ordinance 618.151 Fall marks the time of year when increased deer activity is n... Read More

Area Plan Open House Results

Created on 4/24/2015 3:00:19 PM
Approximately 75 individuals attended the Area Plan Open House on Tuesday, May 19 from 6:00 – 8:00 P... Read More

Independence-Opoly Now Available!

Created on 3/18/2013 4:23:48 PM
Classic, Custom Board Game featuring historical places, buildings & businesses in Independence. The ... Read More

Bicentennial Blanket

Created on 6/26/2013 9:32:30 AM
Stay warm this season with a Luxurious Lambswool Micro-Sherpa Throw! Embroidered with the Independen... Read More

Construction Notice, Wednesday June 12th KathyLynn Drive

Created on 6/13/2013 11:01:00 AM
KathyLynn Drive will be resurfaced with construction operations scheduled to commence tomorrow morni... Read More

Economic Development Strategic Plan

Created on 5/1/2013 5:29:10 PM
City leadership has recognized the need for action to ensure Independence’s continued fiscal and eco... Read More

Ice Rink Open!

Created on 1/25/2013 3:40:51 PM
The Ice Rink on town square is now open [Weather Permitting]. Signs are posted. Read More

Storm Alert

Created on 10/29/2012 4:54:14 PM
With severe weather predicted the next couple days, Here are the numbers you may need to know... Read More

Town Hall Meeting

Created on 1/17/2012 1:47:53 PM
Watch the Video for the Town Hall meeting in Independence from 1/19/2012 about Heroin and it's affec... Read More

Watershed Study Complete

Created on 3/16/2012 3:21:17 PM
For up to the minute information regarding the Watershed Study - see the Engineering Watershed Study... Read More

Request a Vote by Mail Ballot Application

Created on 1/19/2012 5:02:54 PM
Request a Vote by Mail Ballot Application Read More

A Salute To Our Veterans

Created on 11/11/2011 11:45:21 AM
On this Veterans Day, we honor and thank all those who have served our nation in the armed forces —... Read More

Construction Update

Created on 7/28/2011 12:55:06 PM
Updated 11-11-11 Read More

Employment Connection

Created on 6/27/2011 12:53:43 PM
The City of Independence is pleased to announce a new partnership with Employment Connection. Employ... Read More

Want to Relocate to Independence?

Created on 6/27/2011 12:09:15 PM
Check out the Vacant Commercial Property Search tool. Use multiple selection criteria to find the pe... Read More

Mayor Presents State of the City Address

Created on 5/14/2010 10:54:00 AM
Mayor Gregory Kurtz held his 18th State of the City Address at the Independence Civic Center on May... Read More

City Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Created on 2/1/2011 8:43:24 AM


Created on 8/30/2010 6:02:09 PM

Team NEO Award

Created on 9/20/2010 1:28:24 PM
The City of Independence recently received the Team NEO Award! Read More

Introducing...The Leader Within

Created on 8/3/2010 5:16:43 PM
Teen After School and Out-of-School Program Read More

City Construction Projects

Created on 6/18/2010 11:13:22 AM
Work continues on Independence Roads and underground utilities at intensive levels! Read More

Going Green

Created on 5/14/2010 11:37:30 AM
Independence Company Goes ' Green' Read More

No Place Like Home

Created on 5/14/2010 9:48:43 AM
Introducing the Grass Cutting Referral Program. The City will provide you with a list of qualified l... Read More

Resident Call-In Program

Created on 5/14/2010 9:31:21 AM
The City's new program is designed to help take care of our Senior community. If we don't hear from... Read More