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Wednesday, July 26, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kansas City Adds Dubchak, VanWormer For 2017-18 INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - Kansas City Mavericks general manager Brent Thiessen announced the signings of a pair of forwards, Carson Dubchak and Jared VanWormer, for the 2017-18 season. "Forward depth was definitely an area that we wanted to build on," said Thiessen. "Carson and Jared are strong two-way players with ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Sports
Monday, July 24, 2017
XFINITY MOBILE NOW AVAILABLE AT INDEPENDENCE XFINITY STORE National Rollout of Comcast's New Wireless Service to All Retail Locations Underway INDEPENDENCE, MO—July 24, 2017— Comcast today announced that Xfinity Mobile, a new wireless service designed for the way people use their phones today, is available in the company’s Independence Xfinity Store location. First offered ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Monday, July 24, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2017 Media contact: Meghan Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org M - (816) 325-7086 C – (573) 289-3673 City of Independence Storm Response Update INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – There are currently an estimated 3,000 customers without power in the City of Independence. Crews from Independence Power and Light as well as several other communities are ...read more
Categories: City, Press Release, Community
Friday, July 21, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 21, 2017 Media contact: Meghan Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 MEDIA ADVISORY: City partners with regional organizations to provide adaptive skate and hockey event INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The City of Independence Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department is sponsoring a program for athletes who have an intellectual and/or physical ...read more
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Mavericks Sign Defensemen Brooks, Widman INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - Defensemen Alex Brooks and Nate Widman have signed to play with the Kansas City Mavericks for 2017-18, announced Wednesday by Mavericks general manager Brent Thiessen. "We're excited about bringing back Alex and welcoming Nate to Kansas City," said Thiessen. "Both will provide strong play along the blue line and will ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2017 Media contact: Meg Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 Scam Alert: Letters, emails, videos attempting to use Federal Reserve Bank Routing numbers are scams, may result in unpaid bills, fines INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The City of Independence would like to warn citizens of a known scam in which a citizen may receive a letter, ...read more
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 18, 2017 Media contact: Meg Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 Cooling Center opening in response to heat warning INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning with a predicted heat index between 105 and 110 degrees in the afternoon Wednesday, July 19, through Saturday, July 22. You can find ...read more
Monday, July 17, 2017
Drury Hotels receives record-breaking 12 th -consecutive J.D. Power award Family-owned and operated company again ranks “Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Upper Midscale Hotel Chains” ST. LOUIS – ( July 12, 2017 ) : For the 12 th -consecutive year, J.D. Power recognized St. Louis-based Drury Hotels as ranking “Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Upper Midscale Hotel ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
ORBITAL ATK ENTERS INTO LONG-TERM SUPPLY AGREEMENTS WITH PREMIER COMMERCIAL AMMUNITION SUPPLIERS Agreements to Provide Small-Caliber Ammunition for Domestic Commercial Market Valued in Excess of $400 Million from 2018 through 2020 Dulles, Virginia 12 July 2017 -- Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced today that it has signed multiple, long-term ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Media contact: Meg Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 Cooling Centers opened in response to heat advisory INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat advisory as the heat index is expected to exceed the 105 degree mark in the afternoon today through Wednesday, July 12. The advisory will remain in effect until 7 p.m. ...read more
Categories: City, Community, Healthcare
Friday, June 30, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2017 Media contact: Meghan Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 City reminds citizens, businesses of fee changes taking effect July 1 INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The City Council has approved revisions to the Schedule of Fees for the City of Independence, this document outlines the cost associated with document requests, Drop-Off Depot, ...read more
Categories: Community, City
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 28, 2017 Media contact: Meghan Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 To improve customer service, City merges functions into Regulated Industries Division INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – In an effort to continue to improve customer focus, the City of Independence today announced the business license function will be merged with the Rental Ready ...read more
Categories: City
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2017 Media contact: Meghan Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 Susan Paxton Block Public Service Award Nominations Due August 18 INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The City of Independence is looking to honor excellence in public service. Anyone can nominate a City employee, volunteer or elected official who has demonstrated outstanding public ...read more
Categories: City
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 27, 2017 Media contact: Meghan Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 Andrew Boatright named Acting Director of Independence Power and Light INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – City Manager Zach Walker today announced Andrew Boatright has been named Acting Director of Independence Power and Light. Boatright joined IPL in April 2016, moving to Missouri ...read more
Categories: City
Monday, June 26, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2017 Media contact: Meghan Lewis, Public Information Officer mlewis@indepmo.org (816) 325-7086 Independence Power and Light Director Leon Daggett announces retirement INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – Leon Daggett, Director of Independence Power and Light, has announced his retirement. Daggett has served as Director of IPL for more than 10 years and has a worked in the ...read more

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