Legislative Calendar

  1. Courthouse In Kansas City Closed Until Feb. 19
    The Jackson County Courthouse in downtown Kansas City is undergoing repairs following a water line break and will remain closed until Tuesday, Feb. 19. The Historic Truman Courthouse and Eastern Jackson County Courthouse, both located in Independence, are open for business. > MORE DETAILS

    Circuit Court Changes Locations Of Some Hearings
    The Jackson County Circuit Court is making adjustments to insure that the Court can operate as effectively as possible while the courthouse in Kansas City is closed. > MORE DETAILS

    All County Offices Will Be Closed For Presidents' Day Feb. 18
    All Jackson County offices and courthouses will be closed Monday, Feb. 18 in observance of Presidents' Day.
The Jackson County Legislature is required to hold at least 48 regular meetings each year as stated in the Constitutional Home Rule Charter of Jackson County, Missouri.

Kansas City Meetings

  • 1:00 p.m.
  • 1st, 3rd and 5th Monday of the month
  • Jackson County Courthouse
    415 E 12th Street
    2nd Floor, in the Legislative Assembly Area
    Kansas City, MO 64106

Independence Meetings

  • 1:00 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Monday of the month
  • Eastern Jackson County Courthouse
    308 W Kansas
    Ground Floor, in the Legislative Chambers
    Independence, MO 64050
Note: The Legislative meetings are usually held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday unless it is necessary to change it due to holiday or scheduling conflicts.


The Legislature normally does not meet the weeks of Memorial Day (May) or Labor Day (September).

Open to Public

All meetings are open to the public.