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Mayor HartoIn Covington, we readily welcome newcomers to our community and proudly support the over 18,100 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




Notice of Ordinance Passed at August 12, 2014 City Council Meeting
Posted On : Tuesday, August 19, 2014

An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Covington, Washington, to extend the moratorium on the establishment, location, operation, licensing, maintenance, or continuation of medical marijuana dispensaries, production facilities, processing facilities, collective gardens, and related businesses within the City of Covington for six months; providing for a public hearing on the moratorium; adopting findings of fact supporting the moratorium adopted by Ordinances Nos. 08-11, 12-12, 01-13, 07-13, and 05-14; and providing for severability.

Passed by the City Council of the City of Covington, Washington, at the City Council meeting of August 12, 2014 to take effect five days after publication.

Notice of City Council Public Hearing on Tuesday, August 12
Posted On : Monday, August 04, 2014

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 establishes a six-month extension on a moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries, production and processing facilities, and collective gardens, at its regular meeting on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at 7:00 p.m., to be held in the Council Chambers at Covington City Hall, 16720 S.E. 271st Street, Covington, Washington.