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Independence is located in Polk County, just 10 minutes from Salem and 20 minutes
While Independence is a small community in terms of population it boasts big-city infrastructure
Looking for a place to throw a ball for your dog and let them interact with other dogs?
In 2011, a group of community volunteers approached the city about creating an off-leash dog
Public Works performs a number of regular tests and sampling of the city's infrastructure