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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




Applications Being Accepted for Youth Volunteers on the Human Services Commission
Posted On : Friday, January 30, 2015

The City of Covington is accepting applications for two youth openings on the Human Services Commission.  The purpose of the Human Services Commission is to assess needs of youth and families within the community, recommend human service grant funding, and develop policies and programs to assist with those goals. The Human Services Commission meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. 

Positions are open to youth applicants between the ages of 14 and 18 years at the start of their terms (April 1, 2015) residing in or within a three-mile radius of the City of Covington. 

Further information on the commissions and an application can be found on our website at

Applications are due by Friday, February 27, at 5 p.m., and should be submitted to the attention of Senior Deputy City Clerk Joan Michaud.  Application may be dropped off at Covington City Hall, 16720 SE 271st Street, Suite 100, Covington, WA 98042; mailed to City Hall address; faxed to 253-480-2401; or emailed to

Possible Council & Commissions Quorum Feb. 3
Posted On : Tuesday, January 27, 2015

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a quorum attendance of the members of the Covington City Council and members of Covington commissions and Economic Development Council is possible on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at Covington City Hall Community Room, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, for members to attend a Community Reception to welcome Covington City Manager Regan Bolli.