Environmental Services

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The Environmental Services Department provides the essential services to the community and the environment. The Department is responsible for collection, treatment and recycling of the City’s wastewater to keep our future Largo sustainable for generations.

We remain committed to the community through the evolving Covid-19 outbreak. Even with the "Safer at Home" Act in place, our dedicated staff are available 24/7 to respond to emergencies. The wastewater treatment facility is also staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to treat wastewater before it is discharged. We thank each and every staff member for their continued service to our Department and you, our customers.
 
Our offices are closed to the public but we will continue to receive calls at 727-507-4460 between 7:30am and 4pm Monday through Friday should you have an issue to report. If you have an after hours emergency, please call police dispatch at 727-587-6730. View the Annual Reclaimed Water reportwater services, reclaimed water schedules or rates. To report a problem or concern, call 727-507-4460.

REPORT A WASTEWATER OR RECLAIMED WATER ISSUE 

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Project Updates
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Sanitary Sewer Overflows
View information regarding the latest Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSOs).
Reclaimed Water
As a sustainability leader, Largo even recycles water. Find out how reclaimed water is made and how it can be used in your home or business or learn about service rates.
C.O.R.E.
The Cooking Oil Recycling Effort or C.O.R.E. encourages the community to recycle used cooking oil to prevent backups and overflows in your home, or let the oil cool and place it in your trash can.
A Toilet is Not A Trash Can
Be sure to never place any items in your toilet, even "flushable wipes" as they can block your drain and cause backups in homes and businesses.
Commercial & Industrial Users
Find information on commercial and industrial grease traps, inspections, permitting and documentation of services or how to report items such as illegal dumping.
Sewer Water
Sewer water is any water that leaves your home through your drains. Find out where it goes and how you can avoid costly sewer overflows on your property.
View Submitted Notices
For questions about a FDEP notice, call 727-507-4460.
Florida Healthy Beaches
Visit the Florida Department of Health website for water quality monitoring resources.
June 01, 2021
Following the Governor's Executive Order and Pinellas County subsequently canceling the county-wide face covering restrictions, the City of Largo, after careful consideration, is no longer requiring face coverings in city facilities. Under the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), face coverings are still strongly encouraging to protect the health and safety of our community. Details and more information can be found on Largo.com/Renew.
May 17, 2021
The City of Largo needs your help in serving our community. Summer camps are set to start in June, yet it may not be the number of summer camps our community has come to expect from Largo's Recreation Department. There is a critical need for Summer Camp Leaders aged 18 and up to help provide a fun and safe summer for children in our community.
May 15, 2021
In May as we celebrate Mother’s Day, the City of Largo wants to encourage all women to take time for themselves. From yoga classes, fitness programs, walking trails, arts, the City of Largo and Largo Recreation offer diverse programming to promote self-care and healthy lifestyles. Here are a few ideas on what to do for a little "you" time. 
May 03, 2021
The City of Largo is joining cities throughout Florida for Water Reuse Week (May 19-25). The special week encourages local governments and their communities to implement water reuse programs to help protect future water supply of residents, businesses and visitors.
April 30, 2021
The City of Largo received the Florida Water Environment Association (FWEA) 2021 Collection System of Year – Medium Utility Category Award during the Association’s annual meeting on April 27, 2021. The FWEA Collection System of the Year award was established in 2006 to recognize Wastewater Utilities who use Best Management Practices (BMP) and are considered outstanding in the maintenance and operation of their collection systems.
April 28, 2021
The Central Park Performing Arts Center is proud to announce its latest addition to the 2021 lineup featuring the Grammy winning Rebirth Brass Band.
April 26, 2021
Beginning in mid-March, Rosery Road from Missouri Avenue to the Walmart truck entrance will be undergoing construction for approximately 6 months. The City's construction contractor will be providing message boards beginning two weeks before the start of construction to alert drivers of the upcoming closure. 
April 22, 2021
Pinellas County Utilities will be conducting the routine bi-annual water system maintenance program to optimize water quality starting on Sunday, May 16 through Saturday, June 5, 2021.
April 18, 2021
It's hard sometimes to remember the time before COVID-19, but we all have a chance now to get closer to that lost sense of normal life: maybe it's a casual dinner with friends, hugging grandma, or just going out to the store without a second thought. By now, you probably know someone that’s taken that next step toward normal by getting one of the vaccines. If you're unsure about taking that step, ask them why they did it, but also consider these facts:
February 03, 2021

The City of Largo has earned the 2021 Top Workplaces USA award! The list of winners was announced by Energage, a purpose-driven organization that develops solutions to build and brand Top Workplaces.

August 17, 2020
The Downtown Plaza project is located on the southwest corner of the West Bay Drive and Seminole Boulevard. This public space is a passive park at the eastern gateway to Downtown Largo and features vertical landscaped monuments welcoming both drivers and pedestrians.
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!

Population Size

4th

Largest City in Tampa Bay

Acres of Park Land

4.5K

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