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Founded
1827

About Independence Economic Development

Independence is the fifth largest city in the state of Missouri and encompasses over 78 square miles. It is the county seat of Jackson County. Our current population is approximately 116,673.

Independence residents enjoy over 40 parks, excellent schools and outstanding shopping facilities that offer a wide variety of choices ranging from the historic Independence Square to one of the finest malls in the surrounding area.

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The Team

Adam Norris

Assistant City Manager

anorris@indepmo.org

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Bryan Kidney

Director of Finance and Administration

bkidney@indepomo.org

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