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
February 27, 2020
Our free Movies in the Park returns in March with a few fun new features
February 25, 2020
The City of Largo is proud to announce its 2020 Sustainability Series topics. Join us on the last Tuesday of each month at the Largo Public Library at 6:30pm to meet other residents and professionals interested in sustainability and how we can make an impact on our community.
February 25, 2020
The WeatherSTEM stations offer a wide variety of real-time weather information data and a live video feed from the station.
February 24, 2020
The Greater Largo Library Foundation, in support of the Largo Public Library, will be hosting the 13th Annual Art Hops on Friday, April 18 from 6-9:30pm at the Largo Public Library. Are you ready to experience the Roaring 20s? It’s almost time to don your flapper dress and make finger-waves, or lace up your wingtips, and make your way over to our joint. It’s going to be the bee’s knees, the berries, and the cat’s meow.
February 23, 2020
The Office of Congressman Charlie Crist will host mobile office hours at the Largo Library from 10am to 5pm on select dates throughout 2020.
February 19, 2020
The City of Largo's reclaimed water customers can look for an upcoming credit on bills mailed out in March and April 2020.
February 14, 2020
More than 250 municipal officials were in Tallahassee this week for the Florida League of Cities’ annual Legislative Action Days. Elected municipal officials met with legislators and testified in committees on legislation being proposed during the 2020 State Legislative Session. Some of the proposed legislation being considered has the potential to affect cities' and counties’ abilities to solve local issues at the local level on behalf of their citizens.
February 13, 2020
The Youth Leadership Council recently participated in the Florida League of Cities’ Legislative Action Days. Nine members of the Largo Youth Leadership Council joined almost 70 other high school students from Youth Councils around the state for the two day event in Tallahassee.
February 09, 2020
Help us celebrate Largo Central Park's 25th Birthday by submitting your photos today!
February 07, 2020
The City of Largo is one of the first 100 cities to be featured on a new online tool from Google. The Environmental Insights Explorer (EIE) tool uses Google data sources and modeling to map greenhouse gas emissions for over 100 cities worldwide. EIE was created in partnership with Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy as a way for decision makers and researchers to explore data and solutions for climate issues.
January 31, 2020
Largo Recreation Parks & Arts donated soil to LHS' new school garden.
January 09, 2020
A yellow sticker on your rear windshield could potentially save your life in an emergency.
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

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