Get in the Halloween spirit on Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Covington Aquatic Center with a glowing pool and ghoulish fun! There are two sessions (5-6:30 p.m.; 6:30-8 p.m.) so click the image above to register now!

Youth basketball leagues will be offered for the following age groups: 3/4, 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14 year old divisions.

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.


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 Transportation Benefit District Special Meeting
Posted On : Tuesday, October 21, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Transportation Benefit District of the City of Covington, Washington, will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at *8:00 p.m. or directly following regular council meeting at Covington City Hall, 16720 SE 271st Street, Covington, in order to approve the minutes of the April 24, 2014 special meeting and to discuss and provide direction to staff on funding; next steps revisited.


Notice of Planning Commission October 16 Canceled Meeting
Posted On : Thursday, October 09, 2014

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the regular Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 16, 2014, has been canceled.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the next regular Planning Commission meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 6, 2014, at 6:30 p.m.  Agenda information will be posted the Friday prior to the above meeting at Covington City Hall and the City's web site:  For further information, please contact Community Development Director Richard Hart at 253-480-2441.