The Ladera Ranch Civic Council is the precursor to a local incorporated government that provides input to the Orange County governing boards as the Ladera Ranch civic representation. The purpose of the Council is to encourage and gather public comment on a range of topics which may affect the community and represent the interests of Ladera Ranch residents as their Council. Meetings discuss and provide input on: p
lanning and land use,a public safety, public works, and other municipal related services. The Council consists of seven elected council members.

The Council meets the third Monday of each month from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Santa Margarita Water District board room located at 26111 Antonio Pkwy.

Our Next Public Meeting will be
Monday, September 18th

Please, join the Ladera Ranch Civic Council for its upcoming meeting, on Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 7pm. Please note that we do not have an August Public Meeting. We meet in the board room at Santa Margarita Water District.  The agenda for the meeting will be posted not less than 72 hours in advance of the meeting.

Agenda is available here.

LRCC Meets with Supervisor Lisa Bartlett – August 17, 2017

Members of the LRCC met with Orange County 5th District Supervisor Lisa Bartlett to discuss a variety of issues important to the residents and businesses of Ladera Ranch. Topics of this meeting included economic development, short-term rentals, public safety, public works, transportation issues, and local governance. Supervisor Bartlett encourages the LRCC and residents of Ladera Ranch to utilize her open door policy and reach out to her and her staff with any issues that need to be addressed.


Supervisor Lisa Bartlett Issues Statement Regarding Toll Roads – July 27, 2017

07272017 Supervisor Bartlett Letter


Street Repair Update – August 8, 2017

OC Public Works has completed the Street Repair Project in Ladera Ranch. If you see any areas that need more attention, please send an email, with photos of the location if possible, to laderaranchciviccouncil@outlook.com so the LRCC can follow up with the County. Thank you.


Submit Your Application to Become the Next Civic Council Member
Do you want to serve on the Ladera Ranch Civic Council?

The Council is seeking applications from civic minded individuals who want to serve our community with a two-year term on the Ladera Ranch Civic Council. Please submit your candidate statement to laderaranchciviccouncil@outlook.com by Friday, July 14th, 2017. September elections are planned for three (3) of the seven (7) Council seats.

The Ladera Ranch Civic Council discusses and provides input on: planning and land use, public safety, public works, city-hood, and other municipal related services. The Council meets twice per month on Monday nights.

Qualified applicants must submit a candidate statement, sign an Ethics Statement, which certifies your eligibility and discloses any conflicts of interest. If you would like to submit your candidacy, please click on the link below to access the forms.

Call for Nominations June 2, 2017 (Friday)
Deadline for Candidate Statements (45-60 day prior July 14, 2017 (Friday)
Nomination Committee Meets July 14-16, 2017 (Fri-Sun)
Notify Council of Slate of Candidates (Council Meeting) July 17, 2017 (Monday)
Record Date (7 days prior to election) September 5, 2017 (Tuesday)
Meet the Candidates Night (Optional) September 5, 2017 (Tuesday)
Election Dates September 13 – 17 (Tues-Sunday)
Certification of Election Results, Install new Councilmembers September 18, 2017

LRCC Candidate and Ethics Statement



The Civic Council is generously supported by: