Elections

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 Election Results


The following results (updated 12/6/16) of the November 8, 2016 General Municipal Election are UNOFFICIAL until the Certification of Results by the Registrar of Voters in early December. 

Leah Basile                13,912
*Dwight Robinson        9,984
*Adam Nick                9,885
Francisco Barajas       7,939
Frank Wagoner           6,862
Farh Semnani            3,002

*Incumbent Candidate
For additional information on election results, please visit the Registrar of Voters website at http://www.ocvote.com/fileadmin/live/gen2016/results.htm

The Municipal Election was held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, to fill two seats on the City Council. The following candidates qualified to run for City Council. 
 
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
lakeforest@frankwagoner.com 


Independent Expenditure Reports Associated With 2016 Election

Campaign Disclosure documents for candidate-controlled and primarily formed City committees can be found on the Campaign Disclosure page of the City's website.


Independent Expenditure reports made by non-City or candidate-controlled committees or individuals regarding the 2016 Election can be found below:


In support or opposition to Adam Nick
10/26/16
10/15/16
9/11/16

In support or opposition to Dwight Robinson
10/12/16
10/22/16
10/29/16

Election Day Volunteer Opportunities


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