The Lake Forest City Council consists of five Council members elected at large by Lake Forest voters to represent the interests of the entire City. Council members serve four-year terms with terms staggered to ensure continuity of leadership and service. The Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem are selected by a vote of their peers annually at the first City Council meeting in December, to serve the following calendar year.
November 8, 2016
The next Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, to fill two seats on the City Council. The following candidates have qualified to run for City Council.