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City Council Notice of Public Hearing on May 9
Posted On: April 20, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to Chapter 35A.63.220 of the Revised Code of Washington the Covington City Council will a hold a public hearing on May 9, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. on a proposed ordinance to extend the interim sign code provisions.
Planning Commission Notice of April 20 Canceled Meeting
Posted On: April 13, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 20, 2017, has been canceled
Notice of Special City Council Meeting for Human Services Commission Interviews on April 11
Posted On: April 05, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting to interview candidates for the Human Services Commission on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, commencing at 6:20 p.m.
Spring Break No-School Swims
Posted On: April 05, 2017
Not going to the beach during Spring Break? You can still swim during our extra no-school public swims Monday-Friday April 10th-14th from 1pm-2pm and 2pm-3pm!
Get Involved - Join a City Commission
Posted On: March 31, 2017
The City has immediate openings on the Parks and Rec Commission, Arts Commission, Human Services Commission and Youth Council. Please visit www.covingtonwa.gov/
city_government/commissions
 and complete a City Commission Application.
Planning Commission Notice of Canceled Meeting on April 6
Posted On: March 30, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 6, 2017, has been canceled.
Applications Being Accepted For New Youth Council Positions.
Posted On: March 27, 2017
The Covington City Council is currently seeking youth applicants who are interested in being a voice for their peers and engaging with city government and adult allies throughout the city as members of the new Covington Youth Council.
Notice of City Council Public Hearing April 11 regarding Lakepoint Urban Village
Posted On: March 23, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to Chapter 35A.63.220 of the Revised Code of Washington the Covington City Council will hold a public hearing for consideration of a Development Agreement consistent with Covington Municipal Code (CMC 18.114).
Economic Development Council Notice of March 23 Canceled Meeting
Posted On: March 21, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular meeting of the Covington Economic Development Council previously scheduled for Thursday, March 23, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. has been canceled.
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED:  City Accepting Applications for Adult and Youth Positions on the Human Services Commission
Posted On: March 13, 2017
The City of Covington is accepting applications for adults and youth (ages 14 to 18) for positions on the Human Services Commission.
Arts Commission Notice of March 15 Special Meeting
Posted On: March 10, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Covington Arts Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, commencing at 6:30 p.m. at Covington City Hall Large Conference Room, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, Washington.
Parks & Recreation Commission Notice of March 15 Special Meeting
Posted On: March 09, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Covington Parks & Recreation Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, commencing at 6:00 p.m. at Covington Aquatic Center, 18230 SE 240th Street, Covington, Washington.
Human Services Commission Notice of March 9 Special Meeting
Posted On: March 09, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Human Services Commission will hold a special meeting on Thursday, March, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. for an off-site visit to Washington Poison Center, located at 155 NE 100th Street, Suite 100, Seattle, Washington.
City Council Passes Ordinance No. 01-2017 at February 28 Meeting
Posted On: March 02, 2017
ORDINANCE NO. 01-2017
An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Covington, Washington, amending the 2017 Budget by amending Section 5 of Ordinance No. 21-2016.
Planning Commission Notice of Public Hearing on March 16
Posted On: February 24, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will a hold a public hearing for consideration of a Development Agreement consistent with Covington Municipal Code (CMC 18.114) on Tuesday, March 16, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.
City Council Notice of Special Meeting on February 28
Posted On: February 24, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council will hold a Special Meeting to interview candidates for Youth Council Adult Leaders on Tuesday, February 28, 2017, commencing at 5:20 p.m.
Request for Proposals for UTM Firewalls
Posted On: February 24, 2017
The City of Covington is seeking proposals from qualified vendors for new UTM Firewalls at city facilities. The city is requesting proposals that meet the requirements as stated in the RFP packet.
Citizens Police Academy Accepting Applications Until Spots Are Filled
Posted On: February 23, 2017
Registration for the popular King County Sheriff's Citizen’s Police Academy is now open until filled. Academy classes will be held every Thursday evening from 6-9 p.m. starting April 13 through June 15. Click the headline for more details.
Arts Commission Notice of Quorum Attendance on February 22 & 23
Posted On: February 16, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a possible quorum of the Covington Arts Commission may be in attendance at the Commission's Work Session on Wednesday & Thursday, February 22 & 23, from noon to 4 p.m.
Notice of City Hall Closure February 20 for Presidents' Day
Posted On: February 14, 2017
Covington City Hall will be closed for business on Monday, February 20, 2017, in observance of Presidents’ Day.
Notice of Parks & Recreation Commission February 15 Canceled Special Meeting
Posted On: February 13, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Parks & Recreation Commission special meeting previously scheduled for Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at the Aquatic Center has been canceled.
Notice of Parks & Recreation Commission February 15 Special Meeting @ Covington Aquatic Center
Posted On: February 10, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Covington Parks & Recreation Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, commencing at 6:00 p.m. at Covington Aquatic Center, 18230 SE 240th Street, Covington, Washington.
Notice of City Council Special Meeting on February 14 for Joint Study Session with the Planning Commission
Posted On: February 09, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, commencing at 6:00 p.m.
Notice of Planning Commission Februiary 16 Canceled Meeting
Posted On: February 08, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, February 16, 2017, has been canceled.
Public Hearings Canceled Today Due to Weather
Posted On: February 06, 2017

Two public hearings scheduled for today have been canceled due to weather. These hearings - Cedar Creek Parke Subdivision (LU16-0001) at 10:30 a.m. AND Shadow Creek Subdivision (LU16-0010) at 1:30 p.m. - are rescheduled to Feb 21 at those same times.

Notice of Planning Commission February 2 Meeting Canceled
Posted On: January 26, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, February 2, 2017, has been canceled.
Seeking Leaders for New Covington Youth Council
Posted On: January 24, 2017
The Covington City Council has established a Covington Youth Council and is currently seeking applicants for adult leaders to provide guidance and mentorship to the youth council members. Applications are due Feb. 7. Click to read more.
Notice of Arts Commission Special Meeting - Annual Strategic Planning Retreat on January 28
Posted On: January 24, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Covington Arts Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Saturday, January 28, 2017, commencing at 10:00 a.m.
Notice of City Council Special Meeting - Annual Strategic Planning Summit on January 28
Posted On: January 24, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting for its Annual Strategic Planning Summit on Saturday, January 28, 2017, commencing at 8:00 a.m.
Notice of Intent - Construction Stormwater General Permit
Posted On: January 19, 2017
City of Covington, located at 16720 SE 271st Street, Suite 100, Covington, WA 98042, is seeking coverage under the Washington State Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater NPDES and State Waste Discharge General Permit.
Notice of City Council Special Meeting on January 24 for Commission Interviews
Posted On: January 17, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting to interview candidates for openings on the Parks & Recreation Commission on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, commencing at 6:20 p.m.
Notice of Human Services Commission Special Meeting - January 12
Posted On: January 10, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Human Services Commission will hold a special meeting on Thursday, January 12, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. for the purpose of regular business items and an off-site visit to Auburn Youth Resources.
Notice of City Hall Closure January 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Posted On: January 10, 2017
Covington City Hall will be closed for business on Monday, January 16, 2017, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday.
Notice of City Council and Commissions Possible Quorums on January 11
Posted On: January 06, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that possible quorums of the Covington City Council and Commissions may be in attendance at the January 11, 2017, 6:00 p.m. Public Open House regarding the Lakepointe Urban Village.
Notice of City Council and Commissions Possible Quorums on January 10
Posted On: January 05, 2017
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that possible quorums of the Covington City Council and Commissions may be in attendance at the January 10, 2017, 6:00 p.m. State of the City Address.
Notice of Planning Commission January 5 Meeting Canceled
Posted On: December 28, 2016
The regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, January 5, 2017, has been canceled.
Covington City Hall Closed on Monday, January 2
Posted On: December 21, 2016
Covington City Hall will be closed for business on Monday, January 2, 2017 in observance of New Year’s Day.
Covington City Hall Closed on Monday, December 26
Posted On: December 16, 2016
Covington City Hall will be closed for business on Monday, December 26, 2016 in observance of Christmas Day.
Notice of City Council December 27 Meeting Canceled
Posted On: December 15, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council meeting previously scheduled for Tuesday, December 27, 2016, is canceled.
Notice of Arts Commission Special Meeting December 16
Posted On: December 14, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Covington Arts Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Friday, December 16, 2016, commencing at 6:30 p.m.
City Council Passes Ordinances 25-2016, 26-2016, and 27-2016 at December 13 Meeting
Posted On: December 14, 2016
Ordinance Nos. 25-2016, 26-2016, and 27-2016 all passed by the City Council at the December 13, 2016 meeting to take effect five days after publication.
City Commission Openings for Parks & Recreation and Arts
Posted On: December 08, 2016
Now is the chance to get involved with the city as a volunteer commissioner for either the Parks & Recreation Commission or Arts Commission.
Notice of Arts Commission December 8 Canceled Meeting
Posted On: December 08, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular meeting of the Arts Commission scheduled for Thursday, December 8, 2016, has been canceled due to inclement weather.
Notice of Parks & Recreation Commission December 21 Meeting Canceled
Posted On: December 07, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Parks & Recreation Commission meeting previously scheduled for Wednesday, December 21, 2016, has been canceled.
Notice of Human Services Commission Canceled Meeting
Posted On: December 02, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Regular Human Services Commission Meeting of the City of Covington, Washington, previously scheduled for Thursday, December 8, 2016, has been canceled.
Finance Department Awarded Certificate of Achievement
Posted On: December 01, 2016
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, the highest form of recognition in government accounting, has been awarded to the City of Covington by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA).
City Council Passes Ordinances 21-2016 through 24-2016 at November 22 Meeting
Posted On: December 01, 2016
Ordinance No. 21-2016, 22-2016, 23-2016, and 24-2016 all passed by the City Council at the November 22, 2016 meeting to take effect five days after publication.
Notice of Economic Development Special Meeting December 1 @ 6:00 p.m. @ Applebee's in Covington
Posted On: November 29, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington Economic Development Council will hold a Special Meeting on Thursday, December 1, 2016, at 6:00 p.m.
Notice of Planning Commission Canceled Meetings for December
Posted On: November 29, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meetings scheduled for Thursday, December 1, 2016, and Thursday, December 15, 2016, have been canceled.
Covington City Hall Thanksgiving Holiday Closures
Posted On: November 18, 2016
Covington City Hall will be closed Wednesday, November 23, beginning at 12:00 noon through Friday, November 25, 2016, in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Public Works Department Notice of Snow Emergency Routes
Posted On: November 18, 2016
The annual Snow & Ice Manual and Snow & Ice Routes Map has been updated for the 2016 – 2017 season and is available on the website.
Notice of City Council Special Meeting November 22 @ 6:00 p.m.
Posted On: November 17, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, November 22, 2016, beginning at 6:00 p.m. at Covington City Hall Council Chambers.
Notice of Economic Development Council Canceled Regular Meetings for November & December
Posted On: November 15, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular meetings of the Covington Economic Development Council previously scheduled for Thursday, November 24, and Thursday, December 22, 2016, have been canceled.
Adult Leaders Being Sought for New Youth Council
Posted On: November 10, 2016
The Covington City Council has established a Covington Youth Council and is currently seeking applicants for adult leaders to provide guidance and mentorship to the youth council members.
Covington City Hall Closed Friday, November 11, for Veterans Day
Posted On: November 07, 2016
Covington City Hall will be closed on Friday, November 11, 2016, in observance of Veterans Day. Covington City Hall will resume regular business hours on Monday, November 14, 2016.
Notice of City Council Special Meeting on Wednesday, November 9 @ 5:30 p.m.
Posted On: November 04, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Covington City Hall Council Chambers.
Notice of City Council Special Meeting on Wednesday, November 9, @ 7:00 p.m.
Posted On: November 04, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Covington City Hall Council Chambers.
Notice of City Council Public Hearing re 2017 Budget on November 22
Posted On: November 04, 2016
NOTICE IS GIVEN that the Covington City Council will conduct a Final Public Hearing on the 2017 Preliminary Operating and Capital Budget at the City Council meeting on November 22, 2016, at 7:00 p.m.
City Council Passes Ordinance No. 17-2016 on October 25
Posted On: October 27, 2016
An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Covington, King County, Washington, amending selection sections of Chapters 16.10, 14.30, and 14.45 of the Covington Municipal Code.
City Council Passes Ordinance No. 18-2016 on October 25
Posted On: October 27, 2016
An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Covington, King County, Washington, adopting the Kent School District Six-Year Capital Facilities Plan for 2017-2022.
City Council Passes Ordinance No. 20-2016 on October 25
Posted On: October 27, 2016
An Ordinance of the City Council of the City of Covington, King County, Washington repealing Chapter 18.100 of the Covington Municipal Code (CMC) relating to property specific development standards and special overlay districts.
Notice of City Council Public Hearing Wednesday, November 9, re:  2017 Preliminary Operating and Capital Budget
Posted On: October 27, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 2017 Preliminary Operating and Capital Budget has been placed on file with the City Clerk and is available for review at Covington City Hall and the Covington Library.
Notice of REVISED City Council Special Meeting October 29 - Budget Workshop
Posted On: October 27, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Budget Workshop on Saturday, October 29, 2016, beginning at 8:00 a.m. at Covington City Hall Council Chambers, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, Washington.
Notice of City Council Special Meeting October 29 - Budget Workshop
Posted On: October 26, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Budget Workshop on Saturday, October 29, 2016, beginning at 8:00 a.m. at Covington City Hall Council Chambers, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, Washington.
Notice of Planning Commission Canceled Meeting November 3
Posted On: October 26, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, November 3, 2016, has been canceled.
Notice of Economic Development Council Quorum Attendance at October 27 Open House
Posted On: October 24, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a quorum of the Covington Economic Development Council may be present at the Economic Development Council Open House on Thursday, October 27, 2016, beginning at 5:30 p.m., at Covington City Hall Council Chambers.
Notice of Economic Development Council October 27 Special Meeting (time change from 6 to 7 p.m.)
Posted On: October 24, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington Economic Development Council will hold a Special Meeting on Thursday, October 27, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at Covington City Hall Council Chambers,
Notice of October 25 Special City Council Meeting for Joint Study Session with Arts Commission
Posted On: October 19, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, commencing at 6:00 p.m., at Covington City Council Chambers located at 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, Washington.
City Council Public Hearing on October 25 re Kent School District Capital Facilities Plan
Posted On: October 07, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council has scheduled a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. during the regular City Council meeting.
City Council Public Hearing on October 25 re:  Sign Code
Posted On: October 07, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council has scheduled a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. during the regular City Council meeting.
City Council Preliminary Public Hearing on October 25 re:  2017 Revenue Sources
Posted On: October 07, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will conduct a Preliminary Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. during the regular City Council meeting.
Planning Commission Public Hearing on October 20 re: CMC 18.25
Posted On: October 06, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington Planning Commission has scheduled a Public Hearing on Thursday, October 20, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. during the regular Planning Commission meeting.
2017 Annual Comprehensive Plan Amendment Process
Posted On: October 03, 2016
The city will begin accepting privately initiated 2017 comprehensive plan amendment applications on November 1, 2016. To be eligible for consideration, applications for privately initiated amendments must be submitted by 5 p.m. on December 30, 2016.
Jenkins Creek Park Bridge Dedication Ceremony Sept. 21 at 6 p.m.
Posted On: September 19, 2016
The City of Covington will host a ceremony to honor residents George and Susan Pearson and to name the new Jenkins Creek Bridges after them on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 6 p.m. at Jenkins Creek Park.
Covington Community Park Phase 2 Open House Sept. 21
Posted On: September 19, 2016
The Parks & Recreation Department is hosting a Open House on Sept. 21, from 6-7 p.m. as an opportunity for the community to view new designs for Phase 2 of Covington Community Park.
Planning Commission Public Hearing October 6 re:  CMC 18.100
Posted On: September 16, 2016
Notice is hereby given that the Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing at its meeting on Thursday, October 6, 2016, at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers.
Planning Commission Public Hearing October 6 re:  CMC 16.10, 14.30, & 14.45
Posted On: September 16, 2016
Notice is hereby given that the Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing at its meeting on Thursday, October 6, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.
Rack Mounted Server - Request for Proposals
Posted On: September 16, 2016

The City of Covington is seeking proposals from qualified vendors for a new rack mounted server. The city is requesting proposals that meet the requirements as stated in the RFP packet.

Ordinance No. 16-2016 Passed by City Council on August 9
Posted On: September 15, 2016
Ordinance No. 16-2016

Passed by the City Council of Covington, Washinigton, at the City Council meeting of August 9, 2016 to take effect five days after publication.
Planning Commission September 15 Meeting Canceled
Posted On: September 12, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 15, 2016, has been canceled. 
City Council and Parks & Recreation Commission Notice of Quorum Attendance Sept. 21
Posted On: September 12, 2016
Quorum of City Council and quorum of Parks & Recreation Commission possible at bridge dedication.
City Council and Parks & Recreation Commission Notice of Quorum Attendance Sept. 21
Posted On: September 12, 2016

Quorum of City Council and quorum of Parks & Recreation Commission possible at open house.

Parks & Recreation Special Meeting on September 21
Posted On: September 12, 2016
Regular Meeting changed from 6:00 p.m. start time to 7:00 p.m.
Human Services Commission Interviews 9/13 at 5:40 p.m.
Posted On: September 09, 2016
Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting to interview candidates for openings on the Human Services Commission and the Planning Commission on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, commencing at 5:40 p.m., at Covington City Hall.
City Council Public Hearing on Impact Fee Deferral Program - Aug. 9
Posted On: July 28, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Public Hearing on the impact fee deferral program at its City Council Meeting on Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at 7:00 p.m.
City Council to Hold Special Joint Meeting with Parks Commission - July 26
Posted On: July 21, 2016
Council will hold a Special City Council Meeting on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, commencing at 6:00 p.m., at Covington City Council Chambers located at 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, Washington.
Planning Commission Meeting Canceled
Posted On: July 15, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, July 21, 2016, has been canceled.
City Council Special Meeting - July 26, 5:20 p.m.
Posted On: July 09, 2016
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council will hold a Special Meeting to interview candidates for openings on the Arts Commission.