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. For more information, contact the City Clerk's office at (949) 461-3420. The following candidates have qualified to run for City Council. Click on their names to view their candidate statements or on Form 700 to view their 700 Forms. 

Francisco Barajas Form 700
Leah Basile (Amended per Election Official request) Form 700
Adam Nick (Amended per Election Official request) Form 700
Dwight Robinson Form 700
Farh Semnani Form 700
Frank Wagoner (Did not submit candidate statement) Form 700

Election Day Volunteer Opportunities

Lake Forest has several volunteer opportunities to assist with the electoral process. Opportunities include: