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 of Councils & Commissions on September 25 at State of the City Address
Posted On : Monday, September 15, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that members of the Covington Arts Commission, City Council, Economic Development Council, Human Services Commission, Parks & Recreation Commission, and Planning Commission will be in attendance at a presentation from the Interim City Manager and Mayor regarding the 2014 State of the City on Thursday, September 25, 2014, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at Covington City Hall, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that following the presentation councilmembers and commissioners will attend a dinner and Joint City Council-Commission meeting in order for the community leaders to discuss the information presented in the State of the City address.  No final action will be taken.

Notice of Parks & Recreation Commission September 17 Canceled Meeting
Posted On : Thursday, September 11, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Parks & Recreation Commission meeting previously scheduled for Wednesday, September 17, 2014, has been canceled.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the next regular Parks & Recreation Commission meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. at Covington City Hall, 16720  SE 271st, Covington.