Youth Leadership Council

Largo youth leadership council at city commission meeting 2018Are you a teen and would like to make a difference in your community? The City of Largo Youth Leadership Council (LYLC)  provides high school students an opportunity to participate in leadership and community service to help make a difference in Largo. Council members also have the opportunity to earn community hours and be a part of upcoming city-wide projects such as neighborhood beautification, parent-teen relationship building and environmental awareness.

For more information about the Largo Youth Leadership Council, please contact the committee liaison at [email protected]. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month from 4-5:30pm at City Hall. Prospective members are welcome to attend any meeting before applying.

WHO CAN JOIN?

  • Current students in grades 9-12
  • Must be a City of Largo Resident
  • Have a 2.0 GPA or higher
  • Have a desire to learn about City government

HOW TO JOIN?

  • To apply, please complete an application
  • Qualified applications will be reviewed
  • Committee will appoint the selected candidates
June 24, 2022
On Saturday, July 16 from 9am-11am, Largo Fire Rescue will host a free hurricane preparedness expo in the Jenkins Wing of the Largo Public Library. Learn from how to be prepared before, during and after the storm with information including disaster kits and where to find shelter.
June 23, 2022
This June, Mayor Woody Brown attended the American Flood Coalition’s (AFC) Mayor's Summit on Flooding and Sea Level Rise in Washington, D.C. AFC convened two dozen mayors and local leaders to explore and share solutions to flooding and sea-level rise and build relationships with members of Congress and their staff.
June 23, 2022
As part of the update of the City of Largo’s Sustainability and Resilience Action Plan (SRAP), Largo is hosting a series of free Community Climate Sessions. These sessions will explore how climate change has already been impacting the community and what other changes we may experience in the future. Attendees will have to opportunity to connect with neighbors, share ideas about strengthening the community, and help shape the future of the SRAP.
June 08, 2022
Show your love for your city by nominating Largo in several categories for Creative Loafing Tampa’s Best of the Bay awards!
June 07, 2022
Jeff Scott Soto (Sons Of Apollo, Journey) and Jason Bieler's (Saigon Kick, The Baron Von Bielski Orchestra)
June 01, 2022
Building the Community of Choice in Tampa Bay means creating a welcoming, equitable and compassionate Largo. Efforts to promote an inclusive city directly support our long-term focus on community pride and sustainability by enhancing the vitality of our community.  To support these efforts and to join our neighboring communities, the City of Largo is participating in several activities and events throughout the month of June.
May 31, 2022
Be ready for hurricane season. Today you can determine your personal hurricane risk, find out if you live in a hurricane evacuation zone, and review/update insurance policies.
May 18, 2022
At the Tuesday, May 17 Largo City Commission Meeting, City Commission approved an agreement with OB Golf Investment Group LLP to purchase a 26.7-acre property across the street from Taylor Park for $600,000.
May 17, 2022
City of Largo Housing Services wants to support income-eligible homeowners with home renovation items through its Housing Improvement Program. 
May 12, 2022
As part of the current roadway restoration on 20th Street, beginning Tuesday, May 17, the City's contractor will begin construction on the northbound lane of 20th Street between West Bay Drive and Melhenbacher Road. The northbound lane will be closed and northbound traffic will not be permitted between West Bay Drive and Melhenbacher.
February 02, 2022
The results are in and the City of Largo has been named a 2022 National Top Workplace for the second year in a row!
November 18, 2021
The City of Largo is planning updates to Woodrow Park and the surrounding area. Check this site for project updates.

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