As a general law City, the City Council is responsible for making policy decisions and providing guidance to issues related to the overall quality of life.
The Parks & Recreation Commission is a decision-making body tasked with reviewing matters related to parks and recreation in the City.
The Planning Commission is a decision-making body tasked with reviewing matters related to planning and development in the City.
The Oversight Board oversees the actions of the Lake Forest Successor Agency in accordance with State legislation AB1X 26.
The Senior Advisory Board serves in an advisory capacity to the Parks and Recreation Commission on all issues of importance to senior citizens.
See a list of other elected officials representing the citizens of Lake Forest.