Mayor Peter Herzog 25550 Commercentre Dr, Lake Forest, CA92630 Mayor Peter Herzog was first elected to the Lake Forest City Council in 1994; he has been a resident here since…More 1982. He won the mayorship in 1998, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2009, 2010 and 2011. He was instrumental in preventing the El Toro Marine Base from becoming an airport and ensuring that the Musick jail site has not become a maximum-security jail. Mayor Herzog has also served on the Board of the Foothill-Eastern Transportation Corridor Agency and was chairman of the League of Cities Super-Committee for the renewal of Measure M, which passed in 2006. In May 1996, the Mayors of Orange County selected Mayor Herzog to serve on the Orange County Local Agency Formation Commission.