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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Citations to Begin Saturday at Veterans Park

Veterans Park Finished

City code enforcement officers will be at Veterans Park on Saturday to begin handing out $100 citations to anyone caught feeding the wildlife.

The City recently spent more than $2.2 million to refurbish what was Village Pond Park, creating Veterans Park w...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Council Swears in New Members, Selects Leadership for 2019

Photo of Councilmembers Mark Tettemer, Neeki Moatazedi, Leah Basile, Dwight Robinson and Scott Voigt

The Lake Forest City Council on Tuesday selected Mark Tettemer to serve as Mayor and Neeki Moatazedi to serve as Mayor Pro Tem for the coming year. 

Both were elected in November, although Tettemer also served the City Council from 2004 to 2012. T...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Share the Holiday Spirit with Lake Forest Adopted Marines

The Lake Forest USMC Support Committee is currently conducting its 2018 Holiday initiatives to benefit the Marines and families of the 1st Law Enforcement Battalion, USMC, our adopted military unit which is based at Camp Pendleton.

We are looking to furnis...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Christmas Tree Recycling

CR&R will recycle your Christmas trees from December 26 through January 8, 2018.  Leave your undecorated tree at the curb near your trash cans on your regular pick-up day.  Be sure to remove all decorations such as ornaments, tinsel,...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Fourth of July Logo Design Contest

If you have a creative and patriotic design for the City’s Fourth of July parade, send a high resolution JPEG of your original artwork to mnewton@lakeforestca.gov to enter the logo contest. This year’s theme is “We Love a Par...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

2019 Lake Forest Community Calendars

Pick up your free 2019 Lake Forest Community Calendar at City Hall or at the Sports Park and Recreation Center starting Friday, December 28. This year’s theme is Lake Forest Proud.

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

General Plan Update

The City is in the process of updating the General Plan, a long range planning document that will provide guidance for future land use, transportation, infrastructure, environmental and resource decisions.  With the input of the General Plan Advi...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Seats Open On Several City Commissions

In January, City Council Members will appoint Commissioners to the Planning Commission, the Community Services Commission and the Traffic and Parking Commission.  Each term is for four years and the Commissions typically meet once a month, on Thu...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Community Emergency Response Team

Classes will be held Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, beginning February 11, 2019 through March 11, 2019. There will be no class on February 18, 2019.

In the event of a major emergency or disaster within the City of Lake Forest, most emergen...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

Senior Santa & Friends at the Senior Scene Clubhouse

Make someone’s holiday a special one this year! Senior Santa & Friends operates in conjunction with the County of Orange Operation Santa Claus Program. This “gift” giving program provides cheer to older adults with multip...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

My Lake Forest Mobile App

Now available in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. Get access to all of the City’s resources at the touch of a finger, with the new “MyLakeForest” smartphone app. The mobile app offers residents a convenient way ...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

School Traffic Safety – Obey the Rules of the Road

Fall is in full swing and with it school has begun. In the Saddleback Valley Unified School District, more than 27,500 students across 37 schools started their 2018-19 school year Aug. 27. According to the American Automobile Association, one in four chil...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Lake Forest Expresses Concern About South County Homeless Proposal

Lake Forest, CA – Lake Forest City officials on Thursday expressed concern about a proposal to house up to 400 homeless individuals in a former elementary school in Santiago Canyon.

“The proposed site is on a busy and unlit highway,&...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

How OCSD Prepares For - And Works to Prevent - Active Shooters

In the wake of tragic school shootings across the country, Lake Forest Chief of Police Services discusses how the Orange County Sheriff's Department trains to respond - and prevent - active shooters.

The agency regularly trains with other police department...

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