The Historic Truman Courthouse in Independence, Mo., will host a naturalization ceremony at 1:00 p.m. on Aug. 11.
KANSAS CITY, MO. (August 11, 2016) – The Historic Truman Courthouse in Independence, Mo., will host a naturalization ceremony at 1:00 p.m. on Aug. 11. The ceremony will be presided over by U.S. District Judge Stephen R. Bough, and attended by David Douglas, District 15 Director, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services; as well as Frank White, Jr., Jackson County Executive.
“Every new citizen has something of value to contribute to our community, and I’m honored to participate in this memorable ceremony,” said Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr.
Twenty people will become naturalized U.S. citizens at the Aug. 11 ceremony. Friends, family members and the general public are welcome to attend the naturalization ceremony, to be held in the Brady Courtroom. The Truman Historic Courthouse is located at 112 W. Lexington Avenue, Independence, Mo.