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Spring recreation classes beginning in March and April are open for registration. Learn more and register online by clicking the image above.

The Soos Creek Water and Sewer District will be performing approved sewer work that will result in the closure of Covington Way. Click the image above to learn more.

We are now registering for basketball, soccer, baseball, fast pitch and more. Find more information online by clicking the image above.

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Mayor HartoIn Covington, we readily welcome newcomers to our community and proudly support the over 18,400 dedicated residents who already call Covington their home.

Covington is a young city that successfully balances retail business, a family-friendly environment, easy access to healthcare, and open communication with city leaders. Our active residents also enjoy many city sponsored events that promote public involvement and community pride.

Living in Covington connects you by major thoroughfares to the mountains and the Sound without having to compromise on small town character. We are a city that is looking ahead to ensure the improvement and vitality of transportation, parks and recreation, the downtown vision, housing options and continued access to city council and staff.

We welcome conversations with our residents. Please contact us through the Covington Connections link on our city website, by phone at (253) 480-2400, or via email at with questions, problems or suggestions or attend one of our bimonthly City Council meetings on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month.

Margaret Harto
City of Covington Mayor


Covington Vision, Mission, Goals



City Council Public Hearing March 10
Posted On : Thursday, February 26, 2015

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to Chapter 35A.63.220 of the Revised Code of Washington the Covington City Council will a hold a public hearing on a proposed ordinance which extends interim zoning regulations for the production, processing, and retailing of recreational marijuana, at its regular meeting on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at 7:00 p.m., to be held in the Council Chambers at Covington City Hall, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, WA.


Applications Due for One Position Open on the Arts Commission Feb. 27
Posted On : Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Do You Love Art?

There is currently one open volunteer position on the Covington Arts Commission.  Contact Senior Deputy City Clerk Joan MIchaud at by Friday, February 27, to get further information or click here for an application.  Interviews with councilmembers will be held in the early evening on Tuesday, March 10.