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 boardapplication@covingtonky.gov.

Occupational License Board of Appeals

MEMBERS

Current Members Appointing Resolution Expiration of Term Term Length
Mike Lenihan O/R-25-19
2/12/2021 2 years
City Manager - David Johnston n/a n/a n/a
Finance Director - Muhammed Owusu n/a n/a n/a


City Contact:
 David Johnston - djohnston@covingtonky.gov - (859) 292-2154


MISSION

  • The Mayor, with the approval of the city Commission shall appoint a Board of Occupational License Appeals, which shall consist of the Director of Finance, the city Manager or his or her designee, and a citizen of the city who is a certified public accountant, and if a citizen of the city cannot be found to serve in this position, then such appointment may be filled by a certified public accountant who is a resident of Norther Kentucky. These individuals shall serve on the Board for a term of two years, which shall run concurrently with the terms of the City Commission. The Board of Occupational License Appeals shall be empowered to hear appeals from licensees or supposed licensees and shall decide each appeal on evidence provided by the licensee and the city. The Board may, based upon such evidence, render decisions on questions of interpretation of this ordinance,  on questions of allocation of payroll and net profits, on proceedings of delinquent tax collections, and on the waiver of penalties assessed. The decisions of the Board of Occupational License Appeals are appealable to the Mayor and Board of Commissioners.

MEETINGS

  • There are no regularly scheduled meetings. This board convenes only when an Appeal is requested. 

*NOTICE OF A SPECIAL MEETING*

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of the City of Covington Board of Occupational License Appeals will take place at 10:00 a.m. at City Hall, 20 West Pike Street, Covington, Kentucky, on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, for the purpose of an appeal by the RDI Corporation.

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 boardapplication@covingtonky.gov.