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COVID-19 Update: A Message from Local Health Professionals

April 03, 2020

Today, local leadership participated in a conference call with Dr. Little, Chief Medical Officer for Piedmont Newton Hospital and Dr. Audrey Arona, Director of the Gwinnett, Newton, Rockdale Department of Public Health.

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Proper Yard Debris Disposal

April 01, 2020

With the current quarantine, your yard is probably getting all the attention it desires. While you are out there acting as the Lord of the Lawn, please keep these things in mind.

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Weekly Report: 3-22-2020

March 31, 2020

Our weekly report is ready. We are still going hard during this work from home time period!

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DDA Stabilization Program

March 30, 2020

Businesses in the Central Business District will be eligible for financial assistance from the City of Covington.

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Planning and Zoning Protocols During COVID-19 Closure

March 28, 2020

The City Hall offices are closed to the public and staff are remotely working.

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Shelter in Place Mandate as of March 25, 2020

March 26, 2020

On March 25, 2020, the Covington City Council adopted a resolution aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19. Highlights from the Resolution include:

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PUBLIC NOTICE: Called Meeting Tonight 3-25-20

March 25, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE: Notice is hereby given that, due to the current locally, state and nationally declared public health emergency, the Mayor and Council of the City of Covington will hold an emergency meeting at 8:15 P.M. on March 25, 2020.

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Weekly Report: 3-15-2020

March 24, 2020

Please know your city employees are continuing to work during these unprecedented times.

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Unemployment is down. Opportunity is up!

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Got Jobs? We do! From 12% in 2012, Covington's unemployment rate sits at just 4.7% today.