Planning Commission

The purpose of the Planning Commission is to review and make recommendations to Mayor and Council on proposed amendments to the comprehensive plan, zoning ordinance, official zoning map, and applications for special use permits.

The Covington Planning Commission is composed of at least five and no more than nine members appointed by Mayor and Council who serve overlapping three-year terms.The Planning Commission holds regularly scheduled public meetings at 6:00 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month.  All meetings are held in Council Chambers at 2116 Stallings Street.



View of courthouse from Floyd Street


2021 Planning Commission Schedule

Upcoming Special Meeting Agenda

Upcoming Meeting Agenda


Commission Members

Lee Aldridge
Charika Davis
Michael Lassiter
Shawn McGovern
Ruel Parker
Steve Plitt
Jared Rutberg, Chairman
Bobbie Sheperd
John Travis