Accountability & Transparency by Timothy Achan Gates, Correspondent

The Covington Weekly Educational Series on Economic Development in St. Tammany Parish generated discussion about the accountability and transparency of the economic development process. In the course of research, this writer spoke with

Covington Business Workshop Scheduled for August 15th

The City of Covington and the Covington City Council Economic Development Committee will host the fourth installment of their award-winning Covington Business Resource Workshop series on August 15th from 8:30 to noon in

No Taxation Without Representation – Property Tax Exemption Does Not Create A Fair Business Climate

by Timothy Achan Gates, Covington Weekly Correspondent While discussing the tug boats and tax revenue bonds, Representative Burns stressed to me the correlation with property tax exemption and federal money. The bonds are

Third Business Resource Workshop A Huge Success

The City of Covington and the Covington City Council Economic Development Committee held their third Covington Business Resource Workshop on Tuesday, October 22, 2013. The programs are geared toward providing local business owners