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Cost of Bags:

$25.00 (33 gallon)

$20.00 (18 gallon)

Summer Rec Program

The City of Independence also has a Summer Rec program which consists of 6 softball/baseball teams. Children from
5k - 9th grades are welcome to join. Summer Rec sign up is usually held in March of each year. Please contact the Independence City Hall for more information at 715-985-3055.

Curbside Brush Pickup

If you have brush that needs to be taken away please leave it curbside by Wednesday morning at 8:00 am. It will be picked up promptly and disposed of.


Recycling is picked up the first Tuesday of each month curbside. Have recyclables clean and separated by type in boxes or bags by 8:00 am and they will be picked up promptly.


There is also a recycling collection every Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Lions Club shelter at the bridge. This drop off area is every weekend rain or shine.

Food Pantry

The City of Independence Food Pantry is supported by the community through donations and food drives done by Churches, schools, local organizations and business.

If you would like to donate to the Independence Food Pantry feel free to drop off donations of non-perishable items during regular business hours at the Independence City Hall.

Every donation is Greatly Appreciated!

Food Pantry Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8a-4:30pm

Closed daily from 12:20-1:30

Garbage Collection 

Garbage pick up is curbside every Thursday of each week. Garbage will be picked up at your curb as long as it is inside a blue Tri-City Sanitation City of Independence bag and secured. Please have bags curbside by 8:00 am to be picked up.

Garbage Bags can be purchased at:

   * City Hall

   * Troy's Gas and Grub

   * Indee Mini Mart LLC