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.
Mayor Woody Brown joined other mayors across the country in asking residents to make a commitment to conserve water and protect this vital resource by taking part in the Annual Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation. Watch this video to learn more.
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 PinellasCounty.org/AlertPinellas
NEIGHBORHOOD MATCHING GRANT
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 Largo.com/Connect to learn more and see if the project you have in mind qualifies for a matching grant.
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.
The Largo City Commission celebrated the Pinellas Genealogy Society Week and their 50th anniversary at the January 18, 2022, Commission meeting. The Largo Public Library is also celebrating Pinellas Genealogy Society Week January 23-29, and the group's 50th Anniversary, by recognizing the group’s hard work and dedication in providing genealogy services to the Library patrons. Over the years, their volunteers have put in thousands of hours of work, with over 25,000 hours in the last 10 years alone.
The new Largo City Hall has yet to break ground, and it has already begun receiving honors. In partnership with ASD|Sky, the new downtown Largo City Hall received the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Tampa Bay’s new Sustainability Award. This award was created to recognize that 2020 was a life-changing year and has brought a new focus on adaptability and resilience in architecture and design as we know it.