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Welcome to the City of Independence - the Heart of Kenton County, KY. Est. 1842

The City of Independence KY

The City of Independence is located in the "Heart" of Kenton County. Independence is located about 15 minutes south of Cincinnati, Ohio and offers a unique lifestyle different from neighboring towns because we are able to offer urban amenities in a rural setting.

Independence is one of the fastest growing cities in the Commonwealth and was recently ranked as the 99th fastest growing city in the nation. We encourage you to visit Independence and see why so many are quickly making us the place they call home.

City Council's next meeting will be held 7/3/2023

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Upcoming Events

6/8/2023 – Concert -Doghouse at 7pm

6/16/2023 – Puppets: I Wish Upon A Fish 7pm

6/30/2023 – July 4th Celebration-Day 1

7/1/2023 – July 4th Celebration-Fireworks

7/7/2023 – Waves on Wheels 10a-12p

7/13/2023 – Concert - Lunchbox at 7pm

7/14/2023 – Jason the Great Magic Show 7pm

7/14/2023 – Petting Zoo 10a-12p

7/28/2023 – Puppets:Fantastic Fairytales 7pm

8/4/2023 – Waves on Wheels 10a-12p

8/10/2023 – Concert - Sweet Beats at 7pm

8/11/2023 – Beaks & Talons 10a-12p

12/2/2023 – Christmas Walk

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The City of Independence is proud of our financial transparency with our residents by using OpenGov. Learn more here, or go directly to OpenGov to view the city budget, building permit and police data.

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