• About Us

  • The Monmouth-Independence Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center was formed on May 22, 1984 to better serve the businesses and organizations of the community while promoting our area to tourists and travelers. The MI Chamber, a non-profit 501(c)(6), is a member-based organization made up of businesses, organizations, non-profits, and individuals from Monmouth, Independence, Polk County, and beyond. It is led by a 16 member volunteer board of directors and managed by a full-time executive director.


  • Mission Statement

    We are your business and community connection for promoting and celebrating the economic vitality of the greater Monmouth-Independence area.

  • Vision Statement

    The community of Monmouth-Independence is recognized as a vital center of business, education, and tourism.

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