The City of West Covina continues to monitor the public health situation associated with COVID-19 and is taking necessary precautions due to the heighten concerns over the spread of COVID-19.  

As the health and safety of our residents is of paramount importance, the City of West Covina has closed City Hall to the public and suspended all City-sponsored events until further notice.  In addition, several City facilities have been temporary closed.  Please note the City Hall has been reopened to the public.  For more information please visit the City’s webpage: Coronavirus (COVID-19)


Municipal Code

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The City of West Covina offers a searchable database of The City Municipal Codes. To search our database, click on the following link.

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New Ordinances List

  The following are ordinances passed by the City Council that may be incorporated into the West Covina Municipal Code during the next supplement. You may view the full text of the ordinance by clicking on the ordinance number.

 No.  Adopted  Subject
 2456  Not Used   
 2457  Not Used  



Amending Subsection (1) of Section 26-685.93 of Chapter 26, Article XII, Division 14 of The                West Covina Municipal Code Relating to Small Recycling Facilities 

 2459  07/02/2019

Amending Chapter 6 of The City of West Covina Municipal Code

 2455 05/21/2019 

Approving Zone Change No. 19-01 To Change the Zoning For The Property At 1904 W. Pacific               Lane From "Single Family Residential "(R-1) To "Multiple Family 20" (MF -20)

 2461  11/19/2019

Approving Zone Change No. 17-02 and adoption of the Queen of the Valley Specific Plan SP-01

 2463  01/07/2020  Amending Articles and Adding Articles to the Building and Electrical Codes
 2465  12/17/2019  Authorizing Accessory Dwelling Units consistent with State law
 2467  01/07/2020  Amending West Covina Municipal Code to Adopt 2019 California Fire Code
 2469  2/18/2020  Amending Zoning Regulations Regarding Accessory Habitable Quarters










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