Meth Town Protects LGBT Community

Here's a quick peek at diversity and inclusion in an otherwise rough part of the metro . . . Check the statement from our 2nd favorite local politico . . .

Mayor Eileen Weir said in a news release: "With this update, we further remind our citizens we are a welcoming community committed to protecting all of our citizens and truly an Independence for all."

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Independence updates assault ordinance to protect LGBTQ+ citizens

The Independence City Council voted this week to update city ordinances related to assault charges so that victims targeted for their sexual orientation or gender identity will be protected.