Interested residents should send a letter of interest to Covington City Hall, Attn: Sharon Scott, 16720 SE 271st St #100, Covington, WA 98042 or via email to Letters must be received by June 10.

To complete the online nomination form, click the image above. Nomination letters can also be dropped off at city hall or emailed to Nominations will be accepted until June 15.

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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.



City Hall Closed May 30 for Memorial Day Holiday
Posted On : Thursday, May 19, 2016

Covington City Hall will be closed for business on Monday, May 30, 2016, in observance of Memorial Day.

City Hall will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.

Ordinance No. 11-2016 Passed at May 10 City Council Meeting
Posted On : Thursday, May 19, 2016

An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Covington, King County, Washington, amending Chapters 15.05 and 15.20 of the Covington Municipal Code to conform with updates to RCW 19.27, the revised Washington State Building Code Act, adopting the 2015 International Codes effective July 1, 2016; providing for severability and corrections; and establishing an effective date.

Passed by the City Council of Covington, Washington, at the City Council meeting of May 10, 2016 to take effect July 1, 2016.