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City of Covington KY Jan 17
Don't go stir crazy at home just because of some cold weather. Check out this list and get out in this weekend.
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City of Covington KY Jan 17
Covington is looking for 5 more people to join a volunteer group that will help create a master plan for the 30 parks, playgrounds, and recreational areas run by the City.
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City of Covington KY Jan 17
YOU'RE INVITED: For cities, opportunities like this are rare: 23 undeveloped acres near the heart of downtown. ... Open house next Thursday night kicks off public conversation in Covington on best use for IRS site, once feds shutter the Flat Top complex.
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City of Covington KY Jan 15
Recently retired state Rep. Arnold Simpson has fought for Covington and its residents -- in one position or another -- since the early 1980s. Tonight, the Covington City Commission honored him for his service.
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City of Covington KY Jan 15
Covington was missing a tool in its economic development toolbox. No longer: The City has created a new $4 million loan program that greatly improves its ability to help small businesses grow and create new jobs.
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City of Covington KY Jan 14
Covington has won a $1.37 million federal grant to make homes safe from lead paint. Use of lead-based paint was outlawed in 1978 because of health concerns, but many older homes with old, chipped paint potentially carry risk.
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City of Covington KY Jan 12
A big “thank you” to the men and women of the Covington Public Works Department, who reported to work at 2 a.m. last night – (while most of us were asleep in our beds) – to begin the long and laborious task of responding to Winter Storm Gia.
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City of Covington KY Jan 10
Yeah, it's going to snow. So what? Check out these events. The Hunchback, a Duveneck lecture, exercise and beer, the Farmers Market, food tours, lots of live music, and the closing of the Holiday Trains display. So get your panic shopping done early.
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City of Covington KY Jan 10
Replying to @BenjaminGirton
Not ignoring. It's a Sanitation District project, so it didn't qualify for a City Hall-directed list.
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City of Covington KY Jan 10
The approaching winter storm now has a name: Gia. But do you think Covington's Snow & Ice Team cares? Over at the Public Works garage, it's pretty much business as usual. (Here, Mark Ranson directed Daniel Chumley as the mechanics hooked up plows.)
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City of Covington KY Jan 9
What happened at 20 W. Pike over 2018? Covington City Manager David Johnston: " ... over the last year we changed the structure and the culture at City Hall.”
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City of Covington KY Jan 8
Under Suspension Bridge is 1 of 3 places to drop off Christmas trees. Others (until Jan. 18): parking lot at Tripoli & Hands Pike; Devou Park Urban Forestry Garage at 1700 Montague Rd. Or have trees picked up w/ garbage. But call Rumpke 1st. Info:
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City of Covington KY Jan 4
In an atmosphere charged with optimism but overlaid with a note of solemnity, newly elected Covington City Commissioners Denny Bowman, Tim Downing, Shannon Smith, and Michelle Williams were sworn into office tonight before 100-110 people at The Carnegie.
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City of Covington KY Jan 3
This weekend's attractions: A swearing in, the return of the Farmers Market, a beer tapping, an album drop, a free brass concert, movies for kids, acrobatic yoga (and an intro class for the less experienced) ...
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City of Covington KY Jan 2
REMINDER: You're invited Friday evening to watch the ceremonial swearing-in of Covington's City Commissioners ... and meet the elected officials who will represent you the next two years.
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City of Covington KY Dec 28
The award program has a funny name (there's a story behind that) but a serious intent: Nominate someone by Jan. 7 for Behringer-Crawford Museum's Two-Headed Calf Community Service Awards.
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City of Covington KY Dec 27
Naturally next Tuesday and New Year's Eve will be fun in , but don't rush ahead: Starting tomorrow, the weekend brings things like a Jake Speed concert, a discussion of T'Challa and racial justice, and longer hours at BCM.
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City of Covington KY Dec 27
Are you getting antsy about getting rid of your Christmas tree? If it's a natural tree and you live in Covington, we have two ways to help you recycle it.
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City of Covington KY Dec 27
No garbage or recycling collection in Covington on New Year's Day. As for the rest of the week?
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City of Covington KY Dec 27
NEITHER RAIN NOR COLD: Jim Hammond, left, and Steve Banfield clear broken concrete from a storm drain corner inlet at Pike St. and Scott Blvd. so it can be reset. Hammond, a driver, and Banfield, a cement brick mason, work in the Right of Way Division of Cov's Public Works Dept.
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