Pinellas County opened its COVID-19 Emergency Rent Assistance Program on March 31, 2021. Please visit Pinellas County's website to find out what documents are needed and the application process. If you received rent assistance under the City's program, you will still need register the first time you login to the Pinellas County Application Portal.
Our Florida Rental Assistance Relief Program
This program has a direct application through the State of Florida. Please visit the Our Florida website to apply.
FY 2021-2022 CDBG Action Plan - Adoption Public Hearing
A public hearing is scheduled for the City Commission adoption of Resolution No. 2291 - FY 2021-2022 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Action Plan on July 20, 2021 at 6 PM. The public is invited to attend the public hearing at Largo City Hall - Commission Chambers, 201 Highland Avenue, Largo, FL on July 20, 2021 at 6:00 PM.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
HUD, the Housing and Urban Development Department, has allocated CDBG-CV2 funds to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) to pass- through to local governments, to carry out activities related to COVID-19. The City of Largo is eligible to receive $209,726 and is in the process of developing an application to DEO for the funding.
CDBG-CV2 funds may be used to cover costs associated with preparing for, responding to, or recovering from the COVID-19 Pandemic. Eligible activities are: housing, public services, public facilities, and special economic development activities that primarily benefit low and moderate-income residents.
A Public Hearing is being held to request citizen, agency and stakeholder COMMENTS on housing and community development needs to be considered in the development of the CDBG-CV2 application. Comments from low-moderate income households and other community stakeholders are strongly encouraged.
The Public Hearing will be held on Wednesday, July 21, 201 from 6:00 PM - 7 :00 PM with both in-person and online/virtual options available for participation:
- In Person: City of Largo, City Hall, Community Room -1st Floor, 201 Highland Avenue, Largo FL. Face coverings are recommended for the public visiting City of Largo facilities.
- Online/Virtual Option: Microsoft Teams meeting - Join on your computer or mobile app:
- Online Meeting Link OR
- Call: +1 929-352-1670 and enter PIN: 159 478 189#
The City of Largo is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for meeting access and communication for persons with disabilities and non-English speaking persons. Anyone needing assistance or further information with regard to these meetings should contact the City Clerk’s Office at (727) 587-6710 or the Library TDD line at (727) 587-6778 at least two days prior to the meeting. Para solicitar un traductor, llame al (727) 586-7489 ext. 7212, por lo menos dos días antes de la reunión.
Community development and housing programs are administered in a nondiscriminatory manner, consistent with equal employment opportunities, affirmative action, and fair housing requirements. Questions, concerns, complaints or requests for information in alternative formats should be directed to the City of Largo Housing Division at (727) 586-7489 ext. 7212.