“We have been experiencing growth both residentially and commercially and this act will not only beautify the Highway 278 corridor, but also increase property values and garner new interest from investors and developers.”

Ronnie JohnstonMayor of Covington

I believe as the gateway to our community, it will be a great asset for the business owners to be able to improve their district as they see fit.”

Leigh Anne KnightCovington City Manager

“The CID is going to be a game-changer for Highway 278 and the revitalization efforts happening around the city of Covington.”

Serra P. HallDirector of Commercial Development

This is Happening Now.

Called the Newton County Community Improvements Act, the legislation sets in motion improvements to make the U.S. 278 corridor more dynamic and attractive to high-end businesses, as well as increase property values for owners already located within the CID.

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