Register to play on one of the city's new athletic leagues. To register for youth soccer, flag football, or volleyball visit or call the registration desk located at the Covington Aquatics Center at 253-480-2480.

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.

You may purchase a King County pet license at Covington City Hall, by mail, or online. All cats and dogs within the City of Covington must be licensed.

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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




Notice of Labor Day Holiday Closure - Monday, September 1
Posted On : Monday, August 25, 2014

Covington City Hall will be closed for business on Monday, September 1, 2014, in observance of Labor Day.

City Hall will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.


Notice of City Council Public Hearing Tuesday, September 9
Posted On : Monday, August 25, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN  that the Covington City Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed 2014 comprehensive plan amendments at its meeting on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Covington City Hall, 16720 S.E. 271st Street, Covington, WA 98042.

CPA  01-14:  Amendments to the Park and Recreation Element and the Capital Facilities Plan Element to incorporate new and updated information resulting from the recent updates to the Parks Capital Facilities Plan.