Independence City Manager Kelly Passauer announced at Thursday’s City Commission meeting the next step toward reorganization, which includes the recruitment of a City Engineer/Public Works and Utilities Director. Read on...
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A Word From The Mayor
Welcome to the official website of the City of Independence, Kansas, the friendliest town in America.
Independence is located in Montgomery County in the southeast corner of Kansas and has a population of 9,483. Independence has a strong industrial base with a "Hometown Atmosphere" and consider ourselves to be, in part, a rural community with many farming sites in the area surrounding the City.
Utility Billing and Setting Up Services
Utility bill payments may be made over the phone at 1-844-215-7377, online at Online Bill Pay, or dropped off at our two drop box locations: 811 W Laurel Street, and 120 N. 6th Street. To start, stop, or transfer service call 620-332-2500, Option 3, Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 12 PM and 1 PM to 5 PM.