According to code, legally obtained consumer fireworks can be discharged within Covington city limits during these times onlyon July 4: between 9 a.m. and midnight (12 a.m.).

Mandatory garbage service in Covington begins July 1. Be sure to place carts at the curb by 7 a.m. on your dedicated pick-up day. Questions? Contact Republic Services at 253-872-4632 or click the image above for their website.

The city's Facebook page is the fastest way to stay updated on the most current city news. You can catch up on meetings and events and even ask us your burning questions!


In Covington, we readily welcome newcomers to our community and proudly support the over 18,520 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.



Arts Commission Quorum Attendance June 25 at Covington Aquatic Center - SeaHorse Painting Project
Posted On : Thursday, June 23, 2016

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a quorum of the Arts Commission of the City of Covington, Washington, will be at the Covington Aquatic Center, 18230 SE 240th Street, Covington, on Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to paint the SeaHorse pedestal. No final action will be taken.

Economic Development Council June 23 Meeting Canceled
Posted On : Wednesday, June 22, 2016

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular meeting of the Covington Economic Development Council previously scheduled for Thursday, June 23, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. has been canceled.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the next regularly scheduled meeting will be held Thursday, July 28, 2016, 6:30 p.m. at Covington City Hall, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, Washington.