A ceremony honoring 11 retiring City of Covington employees will be held Feb. 28 at the Turner Lake Complex.
Encompassing 284 years of combined service, the ceremony is open to the public and will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
“We will certainly miss the many contributions these employees have made to the City of Covington,” City Manager Leigh Anne Knight said. “Covington is a better place because of these employees and I want to wish them well in their retirement. They have certainly earned it.”
Below is a list of employees retiring, the number of years they were employed by the City of Covington and their position at their time of retirement.
Steve Roper 17 Equipment Maintenance Manger
Thomas Duren 10 Refuse Collector Driver
Don Campbell 29 Fire Captain
Ronnie Cowan 36 Human Resources Director
Almond Turner 45 Assistant Police Chief
Willie Hardeman 28 Refuse Collector
Bobby Joe English 39 Refuse Collector Driver
Michael Knight 23 Assistant Electric Manger
William Brown 15 Gas Utility Technician
David Gunter 27 Deputy Chief Operations
Charles W. Groover 15 Lieutenant