Commissioner Tim Lonergan

Re-elected: November 2016
Term Expires: November 2020
Commissioner Tim Lonergan is grateful and proud to have had the opportunity to successfully serve the Citizens of Oakland Park during his two terms beginning in 2013. He is thankful to have served as Mayor of Oakland Park during the 2016 and 2018 Commission sessions.

Born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Tim moved to Oakland Park in January 2000. He and his husband Floyd reside in the Coral Heights neighborhood. 

Tim has worked for a national health insurance company since 1985 and is a Government Programs Business Process Consultant which includes Medicare and Medicaid.

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: 

  • Broward League of Cities - Board of Directors - 2018/2019 Immediate Past President
  • Broward County Water Advisory Board – Board Member
  • Broward County Climate Change Task Force – Member
  • Oakland Park Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) - Member
  • National League of Cities - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Local Officials (LGBTLO) 2019 Board of Directors At-Large Member
  • National League of Cities - Race, Equality and Leadership (REAL) Council - a group of local officials working toward building a world in which every local official is equipped to effectively lead and serve an inclusive and healthy community. 
  • Aging & Disability Resource Center Advisory Council 2020/2022

 Past appointments include: 

  • Oakland Park General Employee Pension Plan - Board of Trustees
  • Broward County Resource Recovery Board – City of Oakland Park’s Appointed Representative
  • Tim is a graduate of the Broward Leader Water & Climate Academy


Commissioner 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. He is also a member of:

  • Oakland Park Democratic Club
  • Oakland Park Kiwanis
  • Dolphin Democratic Club


  • Florida League of Cities - 2018 Home Rule Hero
  • Broward County Council of Professional Firefighters - 2018 Municipal Leader of the Year
  • Florida League of Cities - 2020 Home Rule Hero
Commissioner 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.
Commissioner 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.