Largo Fire Rescue

Fire Chief Chad Pittman ChiefPittman
Largo Fire Rescue is dedicated to "Safeguarding our Community with Pride and Excellence". With an Insurance Services Office (ISO) rating of Class 1, our personnel are dedicated to a wide range of public services for the health, safety and welfare of our citizens. 

It is our goal to promote an environment that not only strives to meet the community's needs but also looks for opportunities to advance that service to the next level, anticipating future needs. Largo Fire Rescue provides a working  environment that focuses on health, safety, teamwork and personal growth and development. 


View active 911 calls in Pinellas County.


View Largo Fire Rescue's newly developed Strategic Plan and Strategic Plan Overview for 2022-2027

Exciting News!  Coming this Summer:  The City of Largo will be transitioning to a new permitting and licensing software platform called Enterprise Permitting and Licensing (EPL).  More details, including how to set up an account in the new software platform, will be coming soon. 

"Safeguarding Our Community with Pride and Excellence"

See Yourself in the Largo Fire Service!
View job descriptions and qualifications for Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic.
Services & Programs
Largo Fire Rescue offers a variety of services to the City of Largo, such as fire inspections, smoke alarm installations and free safety presentations.
Emergency Prep
Now is the time to put together your family's emergency plan to prepare for hurricane season. View storm preparedness information and sign up for alerts from the City.
Community Outreach and Risk Reduction
Educational programs are available to the community from our Community Risk Reduction Specialist, including: Fire safety and prevention, hurricane preparedness, fall prevention, water, bicycle and pedestrian safety, fire engine demos, smoke alarm installations and much more!
Fire Cadet Program
This program offers the opportunity for teens and young adults to develop skills and abilities to prepare for emergency service careers.
Community Risk Reduction and Life Safety

View the details for an overview on Community Risk Reduction division services that include fire plan review types and inspection fees.

June 05, 2024
City Administration proudly announces that Will Payne has accepted the Performance and Budget Director position. He joined Team Largo from the City of Richmond, Virginia, as a Management Analyst I in 2015 and most recently served as the Performance and Budget Manager.
May 31, 2024
Effective June 17, 2024, The City of Largo is introducing significant changes to the operational hours of the Starkey Road Drop-Off Recycling Center, in line with its commitment to sustainability and effective City operations.
May 30, 2024
The City of Largo is invites residents, businesses, and stakeholders to contribute their input towards the update of the Clearwater-Largo Road Community Redevelopment District (CLR-CRD) Plan.
May 28, 2024
Building the Community of Choice in Tampa Bay means creating a welcoming, equitable, and compassionate Largo. Efforts to promote an inclusive city directly support our long-term focus on community pride and sustainability by enhancing the vitality of our community.
May 21, 2024
Saddle up for the Down South Ultimate Country Dance Party!
May 14, 2024
Nineteen-time Grammy nominee, Four-time Grammy winner and all-time guitar great, Larry Carlton established himself from his first recording, A Little Help From My Friends
May 14, 2024
The event will feature a variety of flavored mimosas and beverages for non-mimosa drinkers. 
May 10, 2024
Largo City Commission voted to approve Meridy Semones in the newest role of Assistant City Manager, marking a pivotal step for Team Largo. City Manager John Curp announced Semones' acceptance of the role, emphasizing its critical importance in advancing the organization's high-performance agenda through initiatives including LarGoals, a performance and data measurement program, and updating the City's 2017 Strategic Plan.
May 01, 2024
Largo residents are invited to engage with Mayor Woody Brown in a casual and friendly setting. This event aims to bring the community closer together, offering an invitation to ask questions, share concerns, and get firsthand information about the latest city projects and events.
April 24, 2024
Dive into summer fun at Highland Family Aquatic Center! We're now open for the season. Check out our hours and fees below. See you at the pool!
April 19, 2024
The City of Largo is excited to announce Largo Civic Access Portal (LCAP), a new permitting and licensing software platform set to launch this summer. LCAP is designed with homeowners, businesses, and the development community in mind, offering all applicants a seamless and user-friendly experience.
March 18, 2024
The City of Largo launched two city-wide surveys to gain insight on community livability and experiences with city services from Largo residents and business owners/managers.  
March 18, 2024
Jen Kober with sepcial guest Jeff DeRouen. Her hard-hitting hour is phenomenally funny as Kober commands the stage and dares you not to laugh.
March 15, 2024
City of Largo has partnered with Forward Pinellas and Fehr & Peers to develop transportation safety recommendations for a segment of Seminole Boulevard. The project limits included are between Ulmerton Road (SR-688) to 8th Avenue SE.
March 13, 2024
Great news Largo! Keeping up with holiday collection schedules, service disruptions, and other important reminders just got easier.
March 08, 2024
The City of Largo announces job openings at Highland and Southwest Recreation Centers for individuals aged 15 and up. Positions run from mid-May to early August, with most positions starting at $15 per hour. Apply at Largo.com/Jobs.
March 06, 2024
The City of Largo is planning updates to the open green space at the corner of 8th Ave NW and 4th St NW. The project team is interested in hearing what changes local community members would like to see in the open green space.
November 04, 2022
Largo City Commission, City Leadership, and the Horizon Project Team joined the project architect, ASD│SKY and Biltmore Construction in Downtown Largo for an official groundbreaking ceremony of Horizon West Bay in Fall 2022. Mayor Woody Brown and City Manager Henry Schubert welcomed guests and talked about Horizon as a true investment in a Downtown vision.

Population Size

4th

Largest City in Tampa Bay

Acres of Park Land

4.5K

Largo Businesses