City News

Hours and Programs Changing for Summer

Check out our list of facility changes including hours and programming
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Avoid Scams & Fraud

Largo Police want to help you and your loved ones stay safe and avoid the risk of potential scams. Here are some examples to spot scammers on the phone, in emails and more.
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City of Largo Celebrates Pride Month in June

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.
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Pinellas County Fertilizer Ban in Effect

The Pinellas County Fertilizer Ban is in effect from June 1 through September 30, strictly prohibiting the sale or use of most lawn and landscape fertilizers as they contain Nitrogen and Phosphorous. Over 70% of Pinellas County waters contain excess amounts of these nutrients every year, causing harmful algae blooms that can even lead to fish kills. Excess nitrogen can lead to decreased water quality and can affect the health of the plants and animals that live in our local waterways.
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The City of Largo Asks Residents to Prep for Hurricane Season

The 2021 hurricane season starts June 1 and the City of Largo with Pinellas County Emergency Management ask residents to remember three things to survive a disaster. Residents should know their risk, make a plan and stay informed.
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City of Largo Honored with 2021 Home Rule Hero Award

The Florida League of Cities, the united voice for Florida’s municipal governments, recently recognized City of Largo Mayor Woody Brown, Commissioner Jamie Robinson, and Commissioner John Carroll with a 2021 Home Rule Hero Award for their hard work and advocacy efforts during the 2021 Legislative Session. These individuals worked tirelessly throughout session to promote local voices making local choices, protect the Home Rule powers of Florida’s municipalities and advance the League’s legislative agenda.
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Seeking Teens to Join the Youth Leadership Council

Seeking students in grades 9-12 who are Largo residents that want to make a difference in their community!
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Free Tutoring this Summer at Highland Recreation Complex

Students Grades K-5 can take advantage of these one hour sessions through August 6
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Largo Live Coming to a Park Near You!

We're taking "Largo Live" on the road this year! Every Friday in June starting on June 11 from 6-8pm, we will bring you our free, all ages Largo Live event featuring a great hour of live music, games, concessions for sale, and free hot dogs to the first 50 people, all to a location near you!
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City of Largo Update to Face Coverings

Read on for important information and updates.
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Rosery Road Construction Update

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. 
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Pinellas County Rent Assistance Program Opens

Pinellas County opened its COVID-19 Emergency Rent Assistance Program on March 31, 2021.  Pinellas County's Emergency Rent Assistance Program is available to assist households who had a loss of income due tot he COVID-19 Pandemic. 

The Federal Eviction Moratorium was also extended until June 30, 2021 for households that have had a loss of income related to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
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City of Largo Wins Top Workplace USA Award

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.

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Trail Head Improvement at West Bay Drive

The objectives for the improvements to the West Bay Drive project are to enhance the overall aesthetics of the trail and surrounding amenities.
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Seminole Blvd Sewer Improvements

The Seminole Boulevard / 8th Ave SW Sanitary Sewer Pipe Replacement Project will eliminate persistent sanitary sewer overflows along 1st Street SW and correct a number of aging infrastructure deficiencies along this one mile route. Read on for project updates, detours and more information.
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