Emergency Preparedness Fair
To protect the City of Independence by coordinating and integrating all activities necessary to build, sustain, and improve the capability to prevent, mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from threatened or actual natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other emergency events through a comprehensive, risk-based, all-hazard emergency management program.
The City of Independence strives to build resiliency to disasters through community involvement at all levels. Training is provided to first responders and City government officials and employees using online and classroom training environments. Public Education Programs are available year round to provide citizens with personal, family, neighborhood and business emergency preparedness training. Presentations tailored for service organizations, PTA/PTO, school assemblies, church/faith based organizations, businesses, and those with unique needs are available on request.
Monday - Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm