Get in the Halloween spirit on Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Covington Aquatic Center with a glowing pool and ghoulish fun! There are two sessions (5-6:30 p.m.; 6:30-8 p.m.) so click the image above to register now!

Youth basketball leagues will be offered for the following age groups: 3/4, 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14 year old divisions.

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.


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 City Council Quorum October 28 at Multicare Groundbreaking
Posted On : Friday, October 24, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a quorum attendance of the members of the Covington City Council will be at Multicare Covington Medical Center, 17700 SE 272nd Street, Covington, on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at approximately 10:15 a.m. for the Multicare inpatient hospital services project groundbreaking ceremony.

Notice of City Council Public Hearing October 28
Posted On : Thursday, October 23, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 2015 Preliminary Operating and Capital Budget has been placed on file with the City Clerk and is available for review at Covington City Hall and the Covington Library.  The public is encouraged to attend budget hearings and provide written or verbal testimony on any provisions of the proposed CY2015 Budget. 

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the Covington City Council will conduct a Preliminary Public Hearing on revenue sources, including consideration of possible increases in property tax revenues at the City Council meeting on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers located at Covington City Hall, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington.