Utility Assistance Available for Independence Residents
A CARES Act utility assistance program is available through the Community Services League for residents of Independence financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Funds are available to pay directly to City of Independence Utilities (electric, water, and sewer) to help cover the cost of past due payments dating back to March 1, 2020. Families are encouraged to apply immediately as funds are limited and must be granted by December 30, 2020. You can find additional program information and apply for the utility assistance program at www.cslhousing.org.