Legislative Calendar

  1. County Offices Closed Monday, Dec. 24 & Tuesday, Dec. 25

    Jackson County offices, including the courthouses in Kansas City and Independence, will be closed Christmas Eve (Monday, Dec. 24) and Christmas Day (Tuesday, Dec. 25).
  2. Extended Collection & Assessment Hours Dec. 15, 22 & 29

    Jackson County's Collection and Assessment Departments will be offering extended Saturday hours in December. The Historic Truman Courthouse in Independence will be open from 8:00 a.m. to noon on Dec. 15, 22 and 29, 2018.
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

  • 2:30 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

  • 2:30 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 2:30 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.