City Council

During the Coronavirus situation, the City Council will be hosting meetings virtually via Zoom.

Please click here to join the Zoom meeting for July 14, 2020 with caucus starting at 5:30 pm and the council meeting starting at 7:00pm.

Send comments in advance to Clerk of Council;
Debi Beal
beald@independenceohio.org

The Legislative Branch of the City of Independence

Independence City Council consists of seven members, elected at large, for a term of two years beginning on the first day of January following their election. A Council Member may serve no more than five consecutive terms of office.


Dave GrendelVice Mayor Dave Grendel
216-678-0250
grendeld@independenceohio.org


Chris WalchanowiczCouncilperson Chris Walchanowicz
216-219-9789
walchanowiczc@independenceohio.org


Tom NarduzziCouncilperson Tom Narduzzi
216-318-0383
narduzzit@independenceohio.org


Dale VeverkaCouncilperson Dale Veverka
216-407-8657
veverkad@independenceohio.org


Kenn SynekCouncilperson Kenn Synek
216-513-2527
synekk@independenceohio.org


Jim TrakasCouncilperson Jim Trakas
216-346-1971
trakasj@independenceohio.org


Kathleen KapustaCouncilperson Kathleen Kapusta
216-538-0616
kapustak@independenceohio.org

Contact the Clerk

Debi Beal
Clerk of Council
6800 Brecksville Rd.
Independence, OH 44131
Phone: (216) 524-1008
Fax: (216) 524-1910
beald@independenceohio.org