Volunteer Opportunities

Whether it's to make new friends or to make a difference, become a volunteer in one of our many departments and find more ways to get connected. This is your community and you're invited to be involved! Questions? Contact Connect@largo.com.

Ways to Connect

Advisory, Advocacy & Affiliate Boards
You can help your community by serving as a member of a City Advisory, Advocacy or Affiliate Board.
Citizens' Academy

This is your opportunity to meet City Commissioners, operate a side-loader and learn about downtown development during this course of 10 weekly sessions.

Community Ambassadors
Serve as a point of contact at public and community events on behalf of the City. You'll also engage with residents, visitors and community groups, both in person and online.
Largo Library
There are many volunteering opportunities at Largo Public Library for both teens and adults, with the Library's support groups and as an English Language Learning (ELL) tutor.
Recreation, Parks & Arts
From youth to adult, Largo Recreation offers several ways to volunteer and get involved. 
Volunteers in Policing
As one of Largo Police's greatest resources, our VIPs support patrol officers, direct traffic and perform essential duties. Interested? Learn more at Largo.com/police
Youth Leadership Council
The Youth Leadership Council provides high school students an opportunity to participate in leadership and community service to help make a difference in Largo.
Fire Cadets
This program offers the opportunity for teens and young adults to develop skills and abilities to prepare for emergency service careers.
Largo Teen Volunteers
The Largo Teen Volunteer (LTV) program provides middle and high school aged youth with community service and volunteer opportunities during the school year.
July 08, 2020
Largo Fire Rescue is hosting two hurricane preparedness events this month to help residents and businesses prepare for storm season amidst the coronavirus pandemic. 
July 06, 2020
Stormwater pollution can lead to toxic algae blooms and other conditions that cause public health and environmental issues. Come learn about your local watershed, your individual connection to it, and how we can all make changes that improve our direct impact on our beautiful waterways. (RSVP ON FACEBOOK)
July 06, 2020
A drive-thru, community-based COVID-19 testing site is now open at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts Mahaffey Theater Parking Garage, 400 1st St. S, St. Petersburg. This site was created through a partnership with the Florida Division of Emergency Management, the Florida Department of Health, Pinellas County, the City of St. Petersburg and the Duke Energy Center for the Arts Mahaffey Theater.  
June 26, 2020
The City of Largo will continue a regional response to align our public safety initiatives with state and local authorities. Largo Leadership has decided to follow the guidelines in Pinellas County's ordinance requiring face coverings in indoor settings by the public. This decision is based on COVID-19 trending data, the County's leading public health officials, and CDC guidance. Local face covering requirements will be effective on June 26 in all City of Largo facilities.
June 26, 2020
The City of Largo understands as numbers in Pinellas rise; unfortunately, we will likely have team members with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 cases. Our goal is to ensure the community is aware of the safety precautions and procedures in place to promote transparency and ensure everyone has the information they need to stay safe and healthy. Information is subject to change pending updates to federal, state, and local guidance.
May 08, 2020
Alert Pinellas is an invaluable tool used by Pinellas County Emergency Management and the City of Largo to send the community urgent messages through texts, emails and voice calls about a variety of situations.
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. 

Population Size

4th

Largest City in Tampa Bay

Acres of Park Land

4.5K

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