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 LYLC@largo.com. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month from 4-5:30pm at City Hall.

WHO CAN JOIN?

  • Current students in grades 9-12
  • Must be a City of Largo Resident
  • Have a 2.5 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
  • City Commission will appoint the selected candidates
August 23, 2019
The community is invited to a public meeting to learn more about the Rosery Road reconstruction project on August 29, 2019, at 6pm at St. Paul United Methodist Church, located at 1199 Highland Avenue in Largo. Construction of phase one of the project includes the Pinellas Trail to Missouri Avenue and is scheduled to beginSeptember 3, 2019.
August 16, 2019
Pavement maintenance is scheduled in order to extend the life of the roadway pavement and minimize future maintenance costs.
August 15, 2019
Join the conversation and learn about how to transition to 100 percent renewable energy
August 14, 2019
To help expand horizons, create friendships and make a difference in Largo, Largo teens are encouraged to apply for the 2019-20 City of Largo Recreation, Parks & Arts Largo Teen Volunteer (LTV) Program.
August 12, 2019
Drop off your used chemicals and electronics for free at the Pinellas County Collection at Largo High School on Sat, September 21 from 9am-2pm.
August 07, 2019
Congressman Charlie Crist will host a town hall at the Largo Community Center on Saturday, September 7th from 11am until 1pm. In addition, his Caseworker will also host Mobile Office Hours on Thursday, September 5th from 10am to 5pm at the Largo Public Library.
July 16, 2019
The City of Largo is excited to share the Annual Budget for the Fiscal Year 2020. This budget has been developed through immense teamwork, participation and dedication of team members at all levels, in all departments.
July 09, 2019
The City of Largo needs your help! The Community Standards Division is asking our residents to let us know about abandoned, vacant, derelict and blighted residential properties in the City.
July 07, 2019
Crews contracted by Duke Energy will be performing maintenance tree work along electric lines located in and around Largo
July 03, 2019
The Building Services office will be closing the first Wednesday of each month at 12pm. Inspection hours will remain the same.
June 18, 2019
On Tuesday, June 18 at 4:45pm, City leadership, staff and community members joined together to raise the Pride flagin celebration of the unique attributes and perspectives of all individuals that make up our diversity community.
June 14, 2019
At the request of the Largo City Commission, Largo’s Engineering Services proposed an updated Traffic Calming Policy at a recent Commission Work Session.
June 12, 2019
Have feedback about Largo.com? We’re listening! To continually improve the services the City offers online, visitors can head over to Largo.com/WebFeedback to share any thoughts about the website.
June 05, 2019
The City of Largo is honored to announce that the City's very own Sustainability Coordinator, Laura Thomas, is a recipient of the 2018 Sierra Club of Florida Osprey Award! This award is presented for extraordinary effort by a governmental official to promote or effect changes in policy or practice to protect or preserve Florida's environment. 
May 31, 2019
Are you interested in being a food vendor or sponsor or have a silent auction item to donate? The City of Largo is currently looking for those interested in contributing to the 2019 Largo Taste Fest event.
May 31, 2019
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. These nutrients can wash from our yards into the Gulf or Bay when it rains, harming local wildlife and plants and even contribute to harmful algae blooms.
May 13, 2019
Alert Pinellas subscribers in Largo can now receive notifications directly from the City of Largo.
May 11, 2019
For the second year in a row, the Florida League of Cities recently recognized City Commission and Leadership for a 2019 Home Rule Hero Award.
April 09, 2019
Largo's Community Ambassadors were recently featured in the latest issue of Quality Cities, a publication of the Florida League of Cities.
April 01, 2019
Largo’s Community Ambassadors are teaming up to help educate fellow residents about the dos and don’ts of recycling. 
March 15, 2019
Give your feedback about a recent visit to one of our facilities or parks and be entered to win a $25 credit to your household
January 28, 2019

Largo City Commissioners voted to make a cleaner, more sustainable community by approving an ordinance that would prevent certain single-use plastic items on City property.

November 12, 2018
The awards keep coming! The City of Largo Communications & Marketing team is honored to announce the winning of two exciting awards from The Tampa Bay Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) at its 4th Annual PRestige Awards on November 8.
October 17, 2018
Largo’s vision and brand has made its mark in the world of City-County Communicators and Marketers for ongoing community engagement, creativity and consistency. At the October 16, 2018 Largo City Commission Meeting, Commissioners were presented with three Savvy Awards and a highly-acclaimed 3CMA Diamond Award for the Largo brand and website.
July 19, 2018
Fifty years ago, Floridians voted to amend the state’s Constitution to approve Home Rule powers for cities.
June 28, 2018
From recreation and fun to building a business, here are just a few examples of why individuals choose Largo.
April 01, 2018
Conveniently located just a stone’s throw from beautiful beaches and surrounded by Pinellas County’s natural settings, Largo boasts being the fourth-largest city in Tampa Bay.

Population Size

4th

Largest City in Tampa Bay

Acres of Park Land

4.5K

Largo Businesses