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The Lighting of Downtown Covington is Thursday, November 21st

November 13, 2019

Presented by the City of Covington, Newton County and High Priority Plumbing and the fireworks display presented by Facebook Newton Data Center

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New Polling Location for City Elections

October 22, 2019

Due to renovations at Covington City Hall, voting will now occur in the building formerly used for Planning and Zoning located at 2116 Stallings Street, Covington.

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2019 Scare on the Square CHANGE IN DATE & LOCATION

October 22, 2019

Looking for a safe trick-or-treating alternative? The 2019 Scare on the Square is the perfect solution!

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Strategic Government Resources (SGR) Seeking Candidates to Fill City Manager Position

September 19, 2019

The City of Covington seeks an energetic, visionary candidate with strong leadership skills to serve as its new City Manager.

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2019 Regional Job Fair

September 18, 2019

This year's Regional Job Fair is being held on October 4th at Georgia Piedmont Technical College. Doors open at 8:30 a.m.

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Covington City Council Votes to Outsource Sanitation Services

September 11, 2019

Customers will receive increased services and Newton County Landfill will still be utilized.

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36th Annual Fuzz Run on Saturday, September 14, 2019

September 10, 2019

The 36th Annual Fuzz Run is Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Legion Field. The Fuzz Run is the top fundraiser for the Police Who Care, a non-profit that helps our community and families of Georgia police officers killed in the line of duty.

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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.