LINDSEY HORVATH IS DETERMINED
- to create a just world
- to leave it a better place than I found it
- to reach out to those in need
- to be myself and love myself
- to respect others and live the Golden Rule
- to offer the best version of myself wherever I go
- to consider the impact on others while pursuing my dreams
- to live lovingly
- to be of service
Lindsey P. Horvath was elected to the West Hollywood City Council on March 3, 2015. She previously served as a Councilmember for two years from 2009-2011, and as Mayor from April 2015 to April 2016.
Horvath has a long history of civic and social justice advocacy. She has spearheaded policies to make West Hollywood an “Age-Friendly Community” to better serve residents of all ages. She also led the City to become the first in the nation to impose financial sanctions on Arizona for its discriminatory, anti-immigration SB-1070 law. Horvath also created the first-ever West Hollywood Community Response Team to Domestic Violence.
She has worked on a broad range of transportation and mobility issues. She served as a Transportation Commissioner from 2011-2015 and has brought forward policies to reduce traffic and parking problems, and to make West Hollywood more bike and pedestrian friendly. She initiated the West Hollywood Bicycle Task Force, and through her leadership, West Hollywood was named “The Most Walkable” city in the entire state.