Emergency Preparedness

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Making sure you and your loved ones will survive a storm or other disaster is a year-round task that requires attention to your personal business, your family, your home and your vehicles. It is not a task that can be done in just 24 hours, so start your planning now. View the links below from Pinellas County Emergency Management to help you know what to do before, during and after a storm.

WeatherSTEM Station 41 DeviceAnd to keep you naturally informed and ahead of the weather in 2020, Largo Fire Rescue has installed new web-based WeatherSTEM weather stations at its six fire stations. The stations offer a wide variety of real-time weather information data and a live video feed from the station. You can also see time-lapse video from the station's camera.

To see what's happening at your nearest Largo Fire Rescue fire station, visit https://pinellas.weatherstem.com. From there you will be able to access all six weather stations in addition to other units strategically placed throughout the County by Pinellas County Emergency Management.

Tools & Resources

Know Your Zone

View evacuation zones and maps. Determine if and when you would have to evacuate. 

Have a Plan

Complete a disaster plan before the chaos of an approaching storm to be sure you have time to do it right.

Get a Survival Kit

If you are staying home during a storm, here’s a list of items to consider for your survival kit. 

Secure Your Pet

Pinellas County pet owners have new options when it comes to pet-friendly emergency shelters. View your options.

Find a Shelter

If you decide to evacuate before a storm, learn where to go, how to get there and which shelters accept pets.

After the Storm

After the storm, it's time to assess the damage. View next steps to help you during recovery.

September 28, 2020
Are you recycling right?  Join us to explore the world of recycling and waste and hear tips on how to reduce contamination in the recycling cart. Bring your questions to find out what can be recycled or not. 
September 24, 2020
Largo continues commitment to Sustainability, Public Health and Safety, and Community Pride
September 16, 2020
The City of Largo will be hosting its free ShredFest on Saturday, October 17 at the Starkey Road Collection Center (1551 Starkey Rd) from 9am-12pm, or until full capacity has been reached. This easy, drive-through event allows residents to bring up to five boxes of documents for free and secure on-site shredding and recycling. All patrons are to remain in their cars during the event.
September 14, 2020
Televised public meetings now feature live closed captioning.
August 27, 2020
In partnership with Keep Pinellas Beautiful, the City of Largo is excited to launch a new Community Composting Program to encourage waste reduction and create a more sustainable Largo. Composting is easy to do and has numerous benefits including reduced greenhouse gas emissions, improving soil health, and reduced fertilizer use.
August 17, 2020
The City of Largo is proud to announce the new Downtown Plaza is nearly complete.
July 30, 2020
The City of Largo has decided to host some public meetings using electronic communications technology.
July 28, 2020
You will surely be missed on the Council, and we wish you all the best as your journey continues.
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. 

May 29, 2019
There are currently no storm updates at this time.

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