cityhall report

COVINGTON FLOOD DEBRIS CURBSIDE PICKUP CONTINUES / City-wide Cleanup & Cleanest City Dumpsters in Place for NON-flood Debris

Pickup of ALL household debris removed from flood damaged homes continues in the City of Covington.  Residents are asked to place all flood debris curbside for pickup.  
Covington’s annual city-wide cleanup is underway, as the City prepares for the LGCF Cleanest City Contest judging this year to be held on Thursday, March 31st.  "Covington…A Clean Sweep!" - The 2016 Covington Cleanest City Contest theme, kicked off on March 19th and will continue thru the 31st.  Through the coordinated effort and sponsorship of Covington Garden Club's Cleanest City Contest Committee, Keep Covington Beautiful, Progressive Waste, the City of Covington administration, and the Covington City Councilmen serving as honorary cleanup chairmen of their respective districts, large trash containers have been placed in the City's five council districts* March 19th thru March 27th.  Citizens are encouraged to get their "Spring Cleaning" done early and polish their homes and yards during the week-long event.  (Hazardous waste disposal such as unused paint, tires, etc., are not permitted.  THE CITY WOULD ALSO LIKE TO REMIND THOSE RESIDENTS WITH FLOOD DAMAGES, THAT COLLECTION OF THEIR DEBRIS WILL BE CURBSIDE AND REQUESTS THAT FLOOD DEBRIS NOT BE PLACED IN THESE DUMPSTERS.)
* Disposal Drop Off – District Sites:
Council District A - Councilman John Callahan / W. 28th Avenue & Tyler (by the Baseball Field)
Council District B - Councilman Jerry Coner / Corner of N. Florida & W. 29th Avenue
Council District C - Councilman Mark Wright / Corner of Karen & Lurline (next to the River Forest Apartments)  NEW LOCATION – Tuesday, March 22nd

Council District D - Councilman Larry Rolling / 20th Avenue behind Tyler Square

Council District E - Councilman Rick Smith / Menetre Boat Launch (between E. 3rd & E. 4th Avenues at the River)