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City Administration

City Clerk, MMC
Debra S. Sullivan


City Clerk's Office
The City Clerk's Office is responsible for the Administration/Finance department which consists of two employees Andy Tess, Finance and Mary Ellen Lasner, Administration. The City Clerk's office provides a variety of services for the City Commission, for city staff and, most importantly, for our citizens. The office acts as the liaison between the City Commission and the people who need to communicate with the elected officials.

  • The department is responsible for personnel records, accounts receivable and payable insurance, payroll, occupational licensing of all businesses, garage sale permits, and budget and finance
  • The department provides administrative support services to the commission and city board members.
  • The City Clerk is the designated custodian for all records of the city and public records requests are made to her office.
  • The City Clerk is also responsible for preparing notices for all public hearings and ordinance advertisements in compliance with the city code and the laws of the State of Florida.
    The City Clerk serves as the Supervisor of Elections for Municipal Elections.

Finance Department

The City Clerk is responsible for the proper control of finances in the City; this includes directing or coordinating activities carried on in the areas of accounting, budgeting, treasury and debt administration. Duties include the installation and supervision of financial and accounting procedures for all municipal departments.

2016-2017 Final Budget   CAFR 9-30-15

2015-2016 Final Budget   CAFR 9-30-16


Fire Department

On Tuesday, September 1, 2009 - 82.6% of the voters of Belleair Bluffs voted to allow the City of Belleair Bluffs to contract with a third party for the provision of primary fire services within the City.

Belleair Bluffs contracted service with the City of Largo Fire Department. All the firefighters that applied for a job with the City of Largo were hired. The fire station is located within the Belleair Bluffs city limits at 682 N. Indian Rocks Road, Belleair Bluffs, FL 33770. The Largo Fire District encompasses 30.5 square miles with a population of 103,000 and growing. The Largo Fire Rescue Department strives to meet the needs of the community by responding to requests for assistance within 7 and 1/2 minutes at least 90% of the time by: ensuring all personnel are trained and competent in the latest technology, methods and techniques; providing community-based education and awareness in the areas of home, workplace and personal safety; by assertively enforcing fire and life safety codes through building inspections and plan reviews; and, maintaining the Department's ability to prepare and respond to the needs of citizens during a crisis. Professionally trained personnel provide fire protection, emergency medical services, hazardous materials response and mitigation, technical rescue operations, fire prevention, community education and information, and disaster planning services. The department is internationally accredited through the Commission on Fire Accreditation International and is rated an ISO Class 3 department by the Insurance Services Office.

Shelby Willis, Fire Chief
City of Largo
201 Highland Avenue
Largo, Fl 33770
727-587-6714
727-587-6798 (fax)
firerescue@largo.com


Police Services 
EMERGENCIES Dial 911
Non-emergencies  582-6177 (To report suspicious activity or speak with a deputy)
Main switchboard 582-6200 (For all other departments)

The City contracts with the nationally accredited Pinellas County Sheriff's Office for law enforcement services. There are two ways to reach the deputy who is on duty patrolling our city for non-emergency concerns or questions. You may use the 24-hour free direct line to the Sheriff's Office located in the red box attached to the front of the City Hall building or simply call 582-6177. Always dial 911 for emergencies. 

The Crime Prevention Section of the Sheriff's Office provides education and information for proactive crime awareness through their Neighborhood and Business Watch Programs. For more information please call the Crime Prevention Section at 582-5600.

The Sheriff's Office web site (www.co.pinellas.fl.us/sheriff/pcso.htm) includes information about the Sheriff's Office as well as links to other law enforcement agencies, sexual predator/offender sites, local media, local sports, the U. S. Constitution and the Virtual Law Library.



Public Works
 
Director of Public Works


The Public Works Department is a service orientated part of the small city government staffed and operated for the primary purpose of serving both the citizens and the other internal departments of the City. The Public Works Department at full staff has four full time employees consisting of Director of Public Works  and three staff members. The City of Belleair Bluffs has nine miles of streets, five major storm systems and a small lake that serves as retention for fifty-two acres that surround the city (including parts of Belleair and Largo). Pinellas County assists in the areas of traffic signals while Florida Power Progress Energy assists with streetlights. Public Works is responsible for permit applications for all new or remodeled building, home repair, fence, etc. This department works very closely with the Pinellas County Sheriff's department to enforce code violations.


City Hall: 2747 Sunset Blvd. Belleair Bluffs, Fl 33770-1978 | p:727.584.2151 | f: 727.584.6175 | Hrs: M-F, 8:30am-4:30pm

Official Site for Belleair Bluffs Inc. 1963 - 2014