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In Covington, we readily welcome newcomers to our community and proudly support the over 18,520 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.



Joint Meeting with Kent School District on August 31, 2016
Posted On : Tuesday, August 30, 2016

The Covington City Council will hold a joint meeting with the Kent School District Board at 6:00 pm on August 31, 2016 at Covington City Hall Council Chambers.  Click here for the agenda.

Covington City Hall Closed Monday, September 5, for Labor Day
Posted On : Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Covington City Hall will be closed for business on Monday, September 5, 2016, in observance of Labor Day.

City Hall will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.