Only the types of materials listed will be collected. No hazardous waste will be accepted. To read the list and other details, click the image above.

Register to play on one of the city's new athletic leagues. To register for youth soccer, flag football, or volleyball visit or call the registration desk located at the Covington Aquatics Center at 253-480-2480.

Help shape Covington's future and learn more about the process to update the City's Comprehensive Plan and the opportunities available to provide input.

You may purchase a King County pet license at Covington City Hall, by mail, or online. All cats and dogs within the City of Covington must be licensed.

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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 Possible Quorum on July 21 through July 24
Posted On : Monday, July 21, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that members of the Covington City Council and all commissions may be in attendance July 21 through July 24 at Covington Square, 16915 SE 272nd Street Suite 112, Covington for a Storefront Studio for the 2015 Comprehensive Plan Update.

Notice of City Council Quorum - July 22
Posted On : Wednesday, July 16, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that members of the Covington City Council will be in attendance on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, beginning at 5:30 p.m. for Council official photographs at Covington City Hall, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington.