City Commission

The City Commission is the principal legislative and government body of the city. The citizens elect its governing body, consisting of five Commissioners. The body elects its Mayor and Vice Mayor on an annual basis. The City Commissioners serve a four year term and elections are held in April.

City Commission meetings are held on the first and third Monday of each month. All Commission meetings are held at City Hall in the City Commission and begin at 7:30 p.m. You may view the City Commission’s agenda, minutes, and voting results, which are maintained by the City Clerk’s Office. Any person may address the Commission regarding agenda or non-agenda items at the appropriate time during the meeting.


lake-charles Mayor Charles Lake
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Term Expires:  April 2021 – Seat 4


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dearman-jack Vice Mayor Jack Dearmin
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Term Expires: April 2022 – Seat 5


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daley-nancy Commissioner Nancy Z. Daley
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Term Expires:  April 2021 – Seat 3


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John Duncan Commissioner John Duncan
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Term Expires:  April 2019 – Seat 2


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maultsby-albertus Commissioner Albertus Maultsby
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Term Expires:  April 2019 – Seat 1


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