Head to Covington Community Park on Friday nights at 6:30 p.m. from July 24-Aug 7 to relax and enjoy great live music. Click the image above to learn more.

The City Council is seeking nominations for residents, business leaders, students, or other interested individuals to serve on a committee to help set priorities for parks. Learn more by clicking the image above.

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Mayor HartoIn Covington, we readily welcome newcomers to our community and proudly support the over 18,400 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 citycouncil@covingtonwa.gov 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


Covington Vision, Mission, Goals



City Council Special Meeting on July 28
Posted On : Monday, July 13, 2015

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, commencing at 6:00 p.m., at Covington City Council Chambers located at 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, Washington.  The purpose of the special meeting is to conduct a study session to discuss the status of the Council Summit action items and discuss funding priorities.  A time for public comments is also included on the agenda.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Regular City Council Meeting immediately following the Study Session on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, commencing at approximately 7:00 p.m. at Covington City Council Chambers.

Planning Commission July 30 Public Hearing @ 6:00 p.m. Special Meeting
Posted On : Monday, July 13, 2015

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the owners of two parcels (APN 022069012 & 202206912) have requested annexation of their property using the direct petition method. The Covington Planning Commission has set a public hearing date regarding the proposed Hawk Property annexation. This notice is intended to inform potentially interested parties about the Planning Commission public hearing and to invite them to appear before the Planning Commission and offer oral testimony, or to submit written statements to the Planning Commission up to and including at the public hearing for the record. Written statements should be mailed to Planning Commission Clerk Kelly Thompson at 16720 S.E. 271st Street, Suite 100, Covington, WA 98042.   Information regarding this annexation may be examined on the city’s Hawk Property annexation webpage listed below or at City Hall located at 16720 S.E. 271st Street, Covington, WA 98042, Monday through Thursday between the hours of 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.   Hawk Property Annexation: http://www.covingtonwa.gov/city_departments/communitydevelopment/hawk_property_annexation.html