City Code

Codified through Supplement 53
Online content updated on December 19, 2016
CODE OF ORDINANCES 
City of 
INDEPENDENCE, KANSAS 

Codified through 
Ordinance No. 4228, enacted October 13, 2016. 
(Supp. No. 53)

Please note that this Code of Ordinances is current only through the above date. Ordinances adopted after this date, may be obtained or viewed at:
City Clerk's Office
City Hall
811 W. Laurel Street
Independence, KS 67301

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Recently Adopted Ordinances

  1. 4229 - NORTH PENN NEIGHBORHOOD REVITALIZATION
  2. 4231 - NUISANCE ORDINANCE
  3. 4236 - STANDARD TRAFFIC ORDINANCE FOR KANSAS CITIES
  4. 4237 - UNIFORM PUBLIC OFFENSE CODE FOR KANSAS CITIES
  5. 4238 - REPEALING ORDINANCE 4082
  6. 4239 - AMENDING APPENDIX D - SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT CHARGE
  7. 4240 - AMENDING BOUNDARY ORDINANCE
  8. 4241 - USE and RENTAL COMMERCIAL DUMPSTERS - 041317
  9. 4242 - AMENDING APPENDIX D - DUMPSTER RENTAL RATES - 041317
  10. 4243 - NUISANCE TAX - MOWING 2015
  11. 4244 - REZONING - 401-415 N 8TH
  12. 4245 - AMENDING DEFINITION OF BANNERS
  13. 4247 - PROCEDURES AND FEES FOR PRODUCTION OF OPEN PUBLIC RECORDS
  14. 4248 - APPENDIX D - AMENDING FEES TO OPEN RECORDS REQUESTS
  15. 4249 - VACATE PARKHURSTS GRAND ELEVATION PLAT
  16. 4250 - VACATE ALLEY, BLK 10, BLOOMS ADDITION
  17. 4251 - NUISANCE TAX - MOWING 2016
  18. 4252 - TEXT AMENDMENT - ELECTRONIC SIGNS
  19. 4253 - APPENDIX D - AMENDING WATER-SEWER RATES
  20. 4254 - APPENDIX D - AMENDING SANITATION RATES
  21. 4255 - AMENDING PREVIOUS BOUNDRY ORDINANCE FOR CITY OF INDEPENDENCE
  22. 4257 - REZONING R-4 TO OandP DISTRICT 2207 N 10TH
  23. 4258 - 2012 INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE
  24. 4259 - 2012 EDITION OF THE INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE
  25. 4260 - 2011 NATIONAL ELECTRIC CODE
  26. 4261 - 2012 UNIFORM PLUMBING CODE
  27. 4262 - 2012 UNIFORM SWIMMING POOL, SPA, and HOT TUB CODE
  28. 4263 - REGULATING THE BUILDING TRADES
  29. 4264 - NEW REQUIREMENTS PERTAINING TO MOVING BUILDINGS
  30. 4265 - NEW LANGUAGE PERTAINING TO CLAIMS UPON PROPERTY INSURANCE PROCEEDS FOR CHARGES UPON REAL PROPERTY
  31. 4266 - 2012 INTERNATIONAL EXISTING BUILDING CODE
  32. 4267 - 2012 UNIFORM MECHANICAL CODE
  33. 4268 - AMENDING APPENDIX D REGARDING BUILDING PERMIT FEES