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Boards & Commissions

The City of Covington has a number of boards and commissions on which city residents serve. Under Kentucky law, the Mayor appoints the members of these boards and commissions, subject to the approval of the City Commission. The various city boards and commissions, along with those citizens who serve on them, can be seen below.

Interested in joining a board? Click here to apply online or fill out this application. Once completed, the form will be submitted for review and approval processing. If you have any questions, please contact boardapplications@covingtonky.gov.

Board of Examiners for Police and Firefighters

MEMBERS

Current Members Appointing Resolution Expiration of Term Term Length 
John Vissman - Chair O/R-122-15 4/13/18 3 years
Alvin Garrison O/R-182-15 6/16/18 3 years
Amy Haney O/R-362-16 11/15/19 3 years


City Contact:
Joann Simpson - jsimpson@covingtonky.gov - (859) 292-2138


MISSION

  • The function of the Board of Examiners is to administer the entrance exam for fire and police, and administer police promotional exams. The exam scores are calculated through an independent testing company.

MEETINGS

  • There are no regularly scheduled meetings. This board convenes only when an exam is needed. Entrance exams are given annually and promotional exams are held every 2 years.
  • Exams are administered at either the Life Learning Center, located at 20 W 18th St. Covington, KY 41011, or at the Covington Radisson, located at 668 W 5th St. Covington, KY 41011

MATERIAL

APPLY TO SERVE ON BOARD

Interested in joining a board? Click here to apply online or fill out this application. Once completed, the form will be submitted for review and approval processing. If you have any questions, please contact boardapplications@covingtonky.gov.