Lakewood has a Council/Manager form of government, as established in the City Charter.Citizens elect a City Council consisting of the Mayor, who is elected at-large, and 10 City Council members, two from each of the city's five geographical wards. They set the policies for the operation of the City government.
They also adopt a City Council Policies and Procedures Manual that helps define how the Council operates.The Council appoints the City Manager with administrative responsibility to carry out the Council's policies and the day-to-day operations of the City.
Send correspondence for the Mayor, Council members or City Manager to: Lakewood Civic Center South 480 S. Allison Pkwy. Lakewood, CO 80226-3127 Telephone: Mayor's Office 303-987-7040 City Manager's Office, 303-987-7050 Or reach Council members at their individual phone numbers or email address listed above.