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City Collaborates with Covington Independent Public Schools, Invests in 2017 Covington Summer Youth Program

COVINGTON, KY – The City of Covington Board of Commissioners has approved financial support to help Covington school system children. On Tuesday evening, the Commission authorized a memorandum of agreement between the Covington Independent Public Schools (CIPS) District and the City of Covington for the coordination of the 2017 Summer Youth Program, led by Covington Partners Summer Learning ...

Board of Commissioners Nominate Devou Park to National Register of Historic Places; Completes First Step in Approval Process

COVINGTON, KY – On Tuesday evening, the City of Covington Board of Commissioners approved the signing of the Kentucky Certified Local Government Report Form, nominating Devou Park to the National Register of Historic Places (National Register). This is the first step in the nomination approval process. The purpose of the National Register nomination is to recognize and honor the significance...

City Restores Residential Weekly Recycling; Begins Week of April 3

COVINGTON, KY – Beginning the week of April 3, 2017, the City of Covington restores weekly recycling, providing a much needed service for its residents and further promoting its environmentally friendly initiatives to make Covington a cleaner and greener city. Mayor Joseph U. Meyer stated, “I am pleased to announce that the City of Covington is returning to a weekly recycling schedule....
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Mayor & City Commission Approve Implementation of Fire Department Mobile App, Investing in Innovative Technology

COVINGTON, KY – On Tuesday evening, the Mayor & City Commission authorized an agreement implementing the Pulsara Mobile Application. The app will be used by the Covington Fire Department in conjunction with St. Elizabeth Medical Center to disseminate and expedite the communication of critical information obtained in the field. The Pulsara App was designed to improve existing procedures s...

City of Covington to Begin National Search for New City Manager

COVINGTON, KY—Covington City Commission voted Tuesday to launch a national search for a new city manager. Loren Wolff was appointed as the interim city manager in February and is leading the effort to recruit highly-qualified candidates. The City will contract with global municipal firm, Municipal Solutions, to conduct the search for candidates and consult with city on the transition. Munici...

City of Covington Taps High-Powered Administrator to Lead Finance Department

COVINGTON, KY - On the heels of recent departures within the City of Covington’s finance department, Covington City Commission voted Tuesday to appoint William “Bill” Moller as the interim finance director to guide the city through its upcoming critical budget period. Moller’s extensive municipal finance and management experience, including serving two-years with the City o...

City Schedules Public Hearing for 2017-2018 Consolidated Plan & Annual Action Plan

COVINGTON, KY – The Covington City Commission will hold a public hearing to obtain the views of citizens, public agencies, representatives of adjacent units of general local government and other interested parties regarding the Consolidated Plan and the Annual Action Plan (Year Five of the Five Year Strategic Plan) for the period July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. The public hearing is sche...

Special Meeting Notice

A Special Meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 27 at 6 p.m. to discuss possible development in the area of Howard Litzler Drive and a quorum of the Board of Commissioners may be in attendance.

Covington Police Department Develops Community Surveillance Program, Continues Efforts to Increase Neighborhood Safety

COVINGTON, KY – The Covington Police Department is asking its residents and businesses to join the Community Surveillance Program, in its ongoing efforts to increase safety throughout Covington. Many residents and business owners have video surveillance systems operating at their property location. Often surveillance system owners are not aware that their system may have recorded a crime tha...

City Moves Forward with Riverfront Commons Project; Awards Sunesis Construction Bid for Project

COVINGTON, KY – On Tuesday evening, the Mayor and Board of Commissioners approved an order awarding the Riverfront Commons Project construction bid to Sunesis Construction. The bid awards $1,280,480 to Sunesis to begin the construction of pieces of the Riverfront Commons project in the Northern Kentucky river cities of Ludlow, Newport and Covington. Covington’s current plans for River...
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