Houses in Covington

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.

Covington Economic Development Authority

MEMBERS

Current Members Appointing Resolution Expiration of Term Term Length 
Kris Knochelman O/R-284-14 12/31/2018 3 Years
Joseph U. Meyer NA NA NA
Steve Frank ORD-175-17 6/1/2021 3 Years
Jeanne Schroer O-48-12 12/6/2017 3 Years
Chuck Scheper - Chair ORD-59-17 6/1/2021 3 Years


City Contact:
Ross Patten - rpatten@covingtonky.gov - (859) 292-2144

MISSION

  • A non-profit created by the City of Covington to act as the agency for the oversite, administration and implementation of development of property, asset or improvement. Improvements must be for:
    • Public purpose; and
    • Being for the development of facilities for residential, commercial, industrial, public, or other uses, or for open space, including the development, rehabilitation, installation, improvement, enlargement, or extension of real estate and buildings; and
    • Contributing to economic development or tourism.
  • Oversees the use of tax increment financing which is used to channel funding toward improvements in distressed, underdeveloped, or underutilized parts of the City where development might otherwise not occur.
  • The completion of a project results in an increase in the value of surrounding real estate, which generates additional tax revenue, which can again be captured and reinvested in the development area.

MEETINGS

  • 1:30 p.m.
  • City Hall Duveneck Conference Room- 20 W Pike St. Covington, KY 41011
  • MEETINGS ARE OPEN TO PUBLIC 
    • August 3rd  
    • September 7th
    • October 5th
    • November 2nd 
    • December 7th 

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.