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Making sure you and your loved ones will survive a storm or other disaster is a year-round task that requires attention to your personal business, your family, your home and your vehicles. It is not a task that can be done in just 24 hours, so start your planning now. View the links below from Pinellas County Emergency Management to help you know what to do before, during and after a storm.

WeatherSTEM Station 41 DeviceAnd to keep you naturally informed and ahead of the weather in 2020, Largo Fire Rescue has installed new web-based WeatherSTEM weather stations at its six fire stations. The stations offer a wide variety of real-time weather information data and a live video feed from the station. You can also see time-lapse video from the station's camera.

To see what's happening at your nearest Largo Fire Rescue fire station, visit https://pinellas.weatherstem.com. From there you will be able to access all six weather stations in addition to other units strategically placed throughout the County by Pinellas County Emergency Management.

Tools & Resources

Know Your Zone

View evacuation zones and maps. Determine if and when you would have to evacuate. 

Have a Plan

Complete a disaster plan before the chaos of an approaching storm to be sure you have time to do it right.

Get a Survival Kit

If you are staying home during a storm, here’s a list of items to consider for your survival kit. 

Secure Your Pet

Pinellas County pet owners have new options when it comes to pet-friendly emergency shelters. View your options.

Find a Shelter

If you decide to evacuate before a storm, learn where to go, how to get there and which shelters accept pets.

After the Storm

After the storm, it's time to assess the damage. View next steps to help you during recovery.

August 12, 2020
The City hosted a Showered and Empowered event on Thursday, August 13 at Largo Public Library. Showered and Empowered is an organization that provides free showers and laundry service to people experiencing homelessness. This event is one of several efforts that has come out of a City homelessness task team, a collaboration across City departments including team members from Largo Police, Fire Rescue, Parks, Library and Housing Division. The task team works to discuss and implement improved efforts to address homelessness in the community.
August 04, 2020
A 10 percent wastewater rate increase is proposed for the FY2021 budget and for each of the next two fiscal year budgets. Each proposed increase generates approximately $2 million in annual revenue. The proposed increases are the first increases since 2007. Rates have been restructured over the last 13 years to achieve greater equity between customers, but the restructurings did not increase total revenue.
July 30, 2020
The City of Largo has decided to host some public meetings using electronic communications technology.
July 29, 2020
Hear about some of the latest updates in climate science and how they are already impacting our community. Learn about topics from sea level rise to heat island effect, how they can change our community and ways we can all take action to help reduce their impact.
July 28, 2020
You will surely be missed on the Council, and we wish you all the best as your journey continues.
July 27, 2020
The Central Park Performing Arts Center is excited to welcome back customers with a Summer Concert Series. The show will be presented in a limited-capacity cabaret setting, outdoors on the "Parkview Terrace" to promote proper social distancing.
July 15, 2020
Mayor Woody Brown is joining 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 9th Annual Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation.
May 01, 2020
It is important we stay informed and connected, as a community, during this time. Check out the information below to stay informed and have your questions answered. We are in this together, Largo!
March 12, 2020

 Do you want more funding for schools, highways, and healthcare in our area? The census count determines billions of dollars in funding for federal and local programs in our state, Congressional representation, and election boundaries. 

May 29, 2019
There are currently no storm updates at this time.

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