“This is a perfect example of how creative thinking and intergovernmental cooperation can provide improved services to the citizens with no additional taxes,” stated Mayor Cooper.
“I am confident that Chief Culotta will build upon the foundation and culture established over the past several years with the continued commitment to maintain safety in our community” said Mayor Cooper.
Mayor Mike Cooper has announced that for the seventh consecutive year the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the City of Covington by the Government Finance Officers
From Facebook, December 21, 2018 Covington Police Department “Yesterday, we hosted a retirement party for longtime Covington Police Department Employees, Communications Officer Richelle Sharp, and Records Clerk Ann Harrison. Richelle and Ann were
Around 1915, the Ross family moved from New Orleans to Covington. Thy arrived by train, and their furniture was to arrive by schooner. Each morning the three children would venture down to the
SSA recently completed their 2018 Teddy Bear Drive, and Interim Covington Police Chief Stephen Culotta had this to say: “We would like to thank the students and staff of St. Scholastica Academy for
Mayor Mike Cooper announced this week that he was presented a letter of resignation from Covington Police Chief Tim Lentz, effective at 5 p.m. On Wednesday, October 3. In his letter to Mayor
The City of Covington’s Gallery at City Hall will open the solo exhibition of Cynthia Kolls with a reception. Mayor Mike Cooper invites the public to attend on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, from
Congratulations are in order to Gary Blocker, who is now Fire Chief for the City of Covington. From the desk of Mayor Cooper: Team Covington: I am pleased to announce my appointment of
Mayor Mike Cooper and Chief Gary Blocker are happy to announce that a local woman’s life was saved with the combination of the quick actions of a bystander, the Covington Fire Department, Acadian
With the retirement of longtime Fire Chief Badon effective Wednesday, April 4, it is my responsibility and duty to make a provisional appointment for Fire Chief to serve until a permanent replacement is
Congratulations to Mayor Cooper and Chief Tim Lentz, who accepted the Crimestoppers Award of Excellence for their work on Operation Angel. Chief Lentz describes the event in his own words following the picture
St. Tammany: Please join us to celebrate the launch of an exciting and innovative pilot program designed to involve alienated and disaffected youth between the ages of 16 and 24 in our community.
The Brylski Company 1/23/2018 – The City of Covington has hired the local Louisiana law firm Porteous, Hainkel & Johnson LLP to take on America’s pharmaceutical industry for knowingly mislabeling and misrepresenting their
In early March 2017, the City of Covington began the engineering design for the rehabilitation of the west 29th Avenue Bridge at Mile Branch. During inspection by engineering consultant T. Baker Smith, LLC,
Chief Tim Lentz has released the 2017 crime statistics for the City of Covington, showing a 22% reduction in the overall crime rate based on FBI Part I reported offenses. In 2017, the
Covington, LA – Two award presentations and a talk on the Red and Evelyn Talley family highlighted the Covington Heritage Foundation’s (CHF) annual Membership Gala, which was held December 5, 2017 at the
The seventh installment of the award-winning Covington Business Resource Workshop series was held Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the Bogue Falaya Hall of the Greater Covington Center (Covington City Hall Complex). The workshop
The NCF Overview states that the NCF and the Parish have a Memorandum of Understanding, or a semi-formal agreement without contractual obligations. It appears that the Northshore Community Foundation has the authority to
Mayor Mike Cooper is pleased to announce that effective October 1, 2017, the City of Covington will join the Community Rating System (CRS), a program administered by FEMA that gives discounts to flood