Emergency Preparedness

Making sur 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.

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 14, 2019
The upcoming Downtown Largo identity and brand has made its mark in the world of City-County Communicators and Marketers for innovation, creativity flexibility and vision. The Communications team received the Award of Excellence for the Downtown logo and brand at the 31st Annual City/County Communications and Marketing Association (3CMA) Conference in Denver, Colorado, Wisconsin on Thursday, September 5.
September 13, 2019
Florida State Senator Jeff Brandes will host mobile office hours at City Hall on September 23  from 3pm to 6pm.
September 12, 2019
ShredFest is back on Saturday, Oct 19 from 9am-12pm
September 11, 2019
Staff members from the Office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio will host mobile office hours at City Hall on September 23 from 11:30am to 1:30pm. These office hours offer constituents who do not live close to Senator Rubio’s office in Tampa a more convenient way to meet with a caseworker who can assist them with issues related to Medicare, Social Security, Military/Veterans Administration, IRS/banking, immigration and federal legislative matters.
September 09, 2019
The Office of Congressman Charlie Crist will host mobile office hours at the Largo Public Library this fall.
September 04, 2019
While Hurricane Dorian continues to move away from Florida, the City of Largo and Pinellas County Consumer Protection are advising citizens to wary of solicitations for charitable contributions on behalf of Hurricane Dorian victims in the Bahamas or elsewhere.
August 26, 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.
August 18, 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.
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.
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 29, 2019
There are currently no storm updates at this time.
May 13, 2019
Alert Pinellas subscribers in Largo can now receive notifications directly from the City of Largo.
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
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.

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