Mayor Woody Brown

727-587-6702  |  [email protected]

Since being elected to the City Commission in 2007, Mayor Brown has been at the forefront of Largo’s efforts to improve our infrastructure and enhance our activity and employment centers. He continues to lead the way to strengthen Largo’s neighborhoods, instill community pride, and improve the quality of life for our residents. Under Mayor Brown’s leadership and with the cooperation of the City Commission, our city is working diligently to be the community of choice in Tampa Bay. 

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Join the City of Largo in celebrating Earth and Arbor Day in every corner of the community this April. From pledging to conserve water, reducing food waste, or hosting a neighborhood cleanup, Largo has several ways for you to get involved. Be sure to follow the City on social media throughout the month for tips, resources, and ways to show your support. Read the Visit Earth Month news item to see all the ways you can get involved.


Would you like Largo to help you and your neighbors beautify your neighborhood? When your neighborhood needs a small project, consider applying for a neighborhood project matching grant. The Neighborhood Project Matching Grant Program provides matching grants of up to $3,000, to neighborhood groups interested in building strong relationships around a community-driven beautification project and supports the City’s strategic focus on Community Pride. Visit to learn more and see if the project you have in mind qualifies for a matching grant.


You can also receive alerts about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for Alert Pinellas, an emergency notification service for Pinellas County, Local Municipalities including Largo, and the Sheriff’s Office. This service is FREE to our residents. It allows you to sign up to receive urgent messages on a variety of situations, such as severe weather, boil water notices, missing persons, or evacuations. Visit

Drowning consistently remains the leading cause of death for children 1-4. Each year, near-drowning incidents also result in life-long disabilities. When you head out to cool off in the water, the City of Largo wants you and your family to have lots of fun and stay safe. Check out for swimming safety tips and where to find swim lessons in Largo.


Join Mayor Woody Brown for the 24th Annual Mayor's Golf Tournament on Saturday, May 6 at the Largo Golf Course. The tournament helps to support the City of Largo Summer Camp Youth Scholarship sponsored by Largo’s Recreation, Parks, and Arts Department. The tournament starts at 8:30am and includes 18 holes with a cart, food, beverages, and more. Registration is $60 per person. Sponsorship levels start at $100 with opportunity for exposure. Registration includes green fees, cart, and lunch. Visit and click on the “Mayor’s Golf Tournament” link to register as a sponsor. The Largo Golf Course is located at 12500 Vonn Road. For more information call 727-518-3024 or email [email protected]

Watch City Commission Meetings

City Commission Meetings, Work Sessions and more can be viewed live and on-demand from your desktop, laptop, tablet or smart phone using the tabs below.  You can also watch these programs on LTV in Largo on Spectrum channel 639, WOW! channel 15 and Frontier Communications channel 45. Live Commission Meetings air 1st & 3rd Tuesdays at 6pm and Live Work Sessions air 2nd Tuesdays at 4pm.

September 29, 2023
The CSX Railroad is planning to close 8th Avenue SE from October 2-6. During this time, Central Park Drive will be shut at the point where it meets Lake Alison Drive.
September 25, 2023
Due to a scheduling conflict, the check presentation event with Senator Nick DiCeglie and Representative Berny Jacques for October 5 has been postponed. Stay tuned to and the City’s social channels for details on a future event.
September 22, 2023
The City of Largo is proud to recognize Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 - October 15. Join us as we shine a spotlight on the rich and diverse culture of the Hispanic and Latino/a/x community represented by nearly 13 percent of Largo residents. This month is an opportunity to connect, learn, and celebrate!
September 22, 2023
Halloween is just around the corner, and the City of Largo is gearing up for a spine-tingling celebration! Get ready for a month filled with thrilling activities, family-friendly fun, and spooky spectacles that will leave everyone in the community howling with delight.
September 21, 2023
On Monday, September 18, 2023, the Largo City Commission formally adopted an annual operating budget and property tax rate, maintaining the current tax rate at $5.5200 per $1,000 of assessed value.
September 20, 2023
Forward Pinellas is currently developing the next Long Range Transportation Plan, also known as Advantage Pinellas 2050, which accounts for all transportation projects that are to be funded in Pinellas County out to the year 2050.
September 19, 2023
The construction at Woodrow Park is nearing completion!  The City of Largo invites you and your neighbors to join us for a grand re-opening event for Woodrow Park on Friday, October 6 from 5:30-7:30pm. Enjoy entertainment, music, games, and a sneak peek of the design that incorporates community feedback.
September 19, 2023
The City of Largo is proud to announce the 2023 dates for ShredFest, the free document shredding and recycling event. Please join us on January 14, April 15, and October 14 at the Starkey Road Recycling Center (1551 Starkey Rd) from 9am-12pm or until the trucks are full.
September 08, 2023
With the fall harvest season approaching, now is the perfect time to explore gardening possibilities. Stop by McGough Park on select Fridays this fall to learn various gardening techniques on various subjects from the experts.
September 01, 2023
Looking for a senior gym discount? We have the ultimate discount for Largo seniors. Starting October 1, 2023, the Largo Recreation, Parks, and Arts Department will offer all recreation fitness classes at Highland, Southwest, and the Community Center for free to individuals with eligible healthcare providers.
September 01, 2023
Planning for the Southwest Pool renovations continues as Team Members work to balance the facility's needs with the current budget. The project is currently in the design phase and renovations are planned to include resurfacing, repairs to the dive tower, and more. It is currently anticipated construction will begin in early 2024 
August 21, 2023
Central Park Performing Arts Center Announces 2023-24 Season! The Central Park Performing Arts Center is proud to announce its new season of performances, featuring a diverse lineup that will offer an exciting array of performances, including theatre, dance, the Children's Educational Series, family entertainment, jazz, classical, pop, rock music, and comedy. 
June 29, 2023
Construction for the Gladys Street improvement project will be underway in a few weeks. Residents and roadway users should be prepared for road closures starting as early as Sunday, July 23. The project site includes Gladys Street from the intersection at Dryer Avenue to the intersection at Wilcox Road.
May 17, 2023
Our family-friendly Children's and Family performances are the perfect way to introduce your young ones to the magic of live theatre.
May 12, 2023
Moonflower is a tribute to the music of Santana
February 02, 2023
The City of Largo is proud to announce that the City of Largo has been named a National Top Workplace again for 2023!
November 04, 2022
Largo City Commission, City Leadership, and the Horizon Project Team joined the project architect, ASD│SKY and Biltmore Construction in Downtown Largo for an official groundbreaking ceremony of Horizon West Bay in Fall 2022. Mayor Woody Brown and City Manager Henry Schubert welcomed guests and talked about Horizon as a true investment in a Downtown vision.

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