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2023 Water Quality Report

April 17, 2024

At the City of Covington, we understand that you expect only the best water that is pleasing to sight and smell and guarded against pathogens.

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Volunteer Board Openings for CPC, BOAA & HPC

April 12, 2024

There are currently openings on three of the City of Covington's Planning and Zoning governed boards (Planning Commission, Board of Appeals & Adjustments, and Historic Preservation Commission) and we are looking for volunteers!

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Residential & Small Commercial Gas Meter Informational Audits

April 10, 2024

The City of Covington Gas Department has contracted National Utility Services to conduct an informational only meter audit of all of its residential and small commercial customers.

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New Bill Pay Landing Page

April 08, 2024

The bill pay landing page has a new look and makes it easier to pay bills online!

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All Way Stop at Washington Street & Brown Street Starting 3/29/24

April 01, 2024

For pedestrian and traffic safety, an all way stop has been implemented at the intersection of Washington Street and Brown Street, 2 blocks west of the Square.

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2024 Code Enforcement Guide

March 05, 2024

The Municipal Code addresses items that require regulation within the City. The 2024 Code Enforcement Guide consolidates some of the most often violated codes into one easy booklet. This does not cover all City of Covington codes.

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OPEN NOW! Glass & Cardboard Recycling Dropoff for City of Covington Residents

February 19, 2024

The City of Covington has opened our Transfer Station to accept glass and cardboard drop-offs for recycling. Opening date is Monday, February 19, 2024.

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ALERT: Phone Scam Targeting City of Covington Electric Customers

February 13, 2024

Our team has been made aware of a phone scam that is targeting our customers. Please read more below.

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The Dreams of a People: Celebrating Black History Month Student Art Exhibit

February 12, 2024

In celebration of Black History Month 2024, the City of Covington has various activities scheduled for February.

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COMING SOON! Glass & Cardboard Recycling Dropoff

January 24, 2024

The City of Covington is set to open our Transfer Station to accept glass and cardboard drop-offs for recycling. Opening date TBA.

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Sendoff Ceremony for Blacksheep Company Soldiers: 1/27/24

January 24, 2024

Soldiers from the Army National Guard's Blacksheep Company will be deploying this weekend for an almost year long deployment overseas. Join the community in cheering them on for a proper sendoff.

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Newton County Archway Partnership Community Listening Sessions

November 03, 2023

The Archway Partnership empowers communities to address long-standing and critical community and economic development needs. Newton County Tomorrow is offering Community Listening Sessions to learn more about this wonderful opportunity for our future

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Public Meeting: Turner Lake Road Proposed Widening Project

October 20, 2023

Public meeting to be held at Legion Field on Tuesday, October 24, 2023 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on the proposed Turner Lake Road Widening Project.

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Advanced Voting Locations for Newton County 11/7/23 General Election

October 16, 2023

Advanced voting for Newton County's 11/7/23 general election, which includes voting for City of Covington residents for Mayor & City Council Post 1 West, Post 2 East, and Post 3 East, is Monday, October 16, 2023 through Friday, November 3, 2023.

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