City Clerk

Information for the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election:

Candidate List

New Political Party

Independent Candidates

Important Filing Information and Dates


For more information, please visit the Illinois State Board of Elections website.

The above information is provided as a public service.  The City of Lake Forest and its Clerk make no representations regarding the accuracy or validity of these forms.  Be sure to consult with an attorney before taking action based upon these forms.  Anyone who uses them does so at his/her own risk.

City Clerk

The City Clerk is custodian of all documents belonging to the City not assigned to the custody of another officer. These documents include City Council meeting minutes, executed contracts, licenses and permits.

The City Clerk also:

  • acts as the local Registrar for Birth and Death records;
  • handles Freedom of Information requests for public records;
  • coordinates election and Voter Registration activities; and
  • issues landscaping licenses

Foreclosure notices and final confirmation sale orders should be mailed to the City Clerk at:

City Hall
220 E. Deerpath
Lake Forest, IL  60045

Prevailing Wage

State statute requires that all public bodies awarding contracts for public work should abide by current prevailing wage rates and regulations.  The State of Illinois issued the latest version of prevailing wage, found here.







220 E. Deerpath, Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-2600
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