Mayor Tim Lonergan

Date Elected: November 2016
Term Expires: November 2020
Mayor Tim Lonergan is grateful and proud to have had the opportunity to successfully serve the Citizens of Oakland Park during his first term and pledges to work just as hard in his second term as Mayor. Born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Tim moved to Oakland Park in January 2000. He and his husband reside in the Coral Heights neighborhood. Tim has worked for a national health insurance company since 1985 and is a Benefit Operations Business Analyst in the Medicare and Retirement Department.

Congratulations to Mayor Lonergan:

Installed as President of the Broward League of Cities on Saturday, May 19, 2018.
Mayor Lonergan also is the recipient of a Florida League of Cities 2018 "Home Rule Hero Award."
If you want to discuss City business, you can send Tim an email or call him at 954-683-2658.


Tim is a graduate of the Oakland Park Local Government Academy (LGA) Class of 2010. 

Current appointments include: 

  • Oakland Park Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) - Board Chair
  • Broward League of Cities - President
  • Broward League of Cities - By-Laws Committee Member
  • Broward League of Cities - Workforce Housing Task Force Chairman 
  • Broward County Water Advisory Board – Board Member
  • Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization - Oakland Park Alternative Representative (non-voting)

 Past appointments include: 

  • Oakland Park General Employee Pension Plan - Board of Trustees
  • Broward County Resource Recovery Board – City of Oakland Park’s Appointed Representative



Mayor Lonergan has been an active and dedicated member of the Oakland Park Volunteer Corps since 2008. He is the LGA Class of 2010 Adopt-A-Street Coordinator and a Volunteer. Tim is a 2017 graduate of the Broward Leader Water & Climate Academy. He is also a member of:

  • Oakland Park Democratic Club
  • Oakland Park Kiwanis
Mayor Lonergan is also a Friend of The Ethel M Gordon Oakland Park Library.
Tim enjoys spending time in his yard which is a Certified Wildlife Habitat with the National Wildlife Federation.

Community Involvement

Tim believes in the importance of community involvement and service. He passionately works to help improve the Quality of Life throughout Oakland Park and believes that Oakland Park has the potential to continue to become a thriving South Florida destination as well as an even more desirable hometown.
Mayor Lonergan is focused on helping Oakland Park become a more affordable, desirable, and safer place to live, shop, visit, work, and play. He is dedicated and determined to see Oakland Park move successfully and prosperously into the future and believes it’s important that we all work together to build a strong sense of community and pride throughout the City. Tim believes that together, we can and will continue to make a difference.