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.
Find information about your City Council Members including their policies and procedures.
Link lakewood.org to Lakewood Speaks for all upcoming City Council meetings and the accompanying documents.
City Council takes action by voting to adopt ordinances and resolutions. See these items and Council voting records.
Watch live or past meeting videos.
Visit with City Council members in an informal setting, share ideas and concerns and learn more about your community.
See Council's online dashboard of priorities, plans and potential projects.
City Council's mission statement and commitment to citizens, and our core community values.
Lakewood uses a council/manager form of government. See details about the demanding job of serving on City Council.