The Los Banos City Council is the elected governing body for the City. The City Council is made up of the Mayor and four Council seats. The Council Members serve four-year terms while the Mayor serves a two-year term. Along with the Mayor, two of the four Council seats are up for election at the general election on even-numbered years. The City Clerk and City Treasurer are also elected positions and serve four-year terms.
The City Council is assisted in its duties by a number of commissions, committees, and occasional task forces. Regular meetings of the City Council are held on the first and third Wednesdays of each month. These meetings are viewed live and on regular replays both on the local cable system and the internet.
Members of City Council
To contact members of the City Council, you may click on their photos or text descriptions below, use one of the “Contacts” links on the menu at left, or telephone their voice mail at City Hall, (209) 827-7000 Ext. 6
|Mayor of Los Banos
|Kenneth Lambert (District 1)
|Douglas Begonia (District 2)
|Brett Jones (District 3)
|Deborah Lewis (District 4)
The City Council Members are elected officers identified in Government Code Section 87200 and file statements of economic interests with the City Clerk’s office. Copies of the statements of economic interests filed by the above elected officers may be obtained by visiting the offices of the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) or the City Clerk. The physical address of the FPPC is 428 J Street, Suite 620, Sacramento, California 95814. The physical address of the City Clerk’s office is 520 J Street, Los Banos, California 93635. The statements of economic interests for some state and local government agency elected officers may be available in electronic format on the FPPC’s website at http://www.fppc.ca.gov/.