Patrons of Irish Bred Pub, located at 1115 Church St. in downtown Covington, will be able to enjoy alcoholic beverages outside the restaurant after a unanimous vote by the Covington City Council earlier tonight.
The streets of downtown Covington were full Monday night for the Covington Police Department's Scare on the Square. Local emergency personnel and businesses provided goodies for the trick or treaters as they made their way around the square.
For the first time in its 194-year history, the City of Covington has been awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).
Mayor Ronnie Johnston and the Covington City Council joined the city attorneys, the city manager, assistant city manager and communications manager Monday night to discuss how to move forward with the city's newest initiative -- Covington Cares.
The newly refurbished Legion Field Park came up for discussion at Monday's Covington City Council meeting when Senior Planning engineer Scott Gaither presented the first reading of an ordinance that would require those renting a city-owned property to fill out and submit a special event permit and pay a $25 application fee.