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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




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.

City Council Annual Strategic Planning Summit Jan. 31
Posted On : Monday, January 26, 2015

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting for its Annual Strategic Planning Summit on Saturday, January 31, 2015, commencing at 8:00 a.m., at Maplewood Golf Club located at 4050 Maple Valley Highway, Renton.  The City Council will not take any formal action at this workshop.

Agenda information will be posted the Friday prior to the above meeting at Covington City Hall and on the City of Covington website at  For further information contact the Covington City Clerk at 253-480-2405.