The Forest Acres City Council is led by Mayor Thomas Andrews.
Mayor Andrews was sworn into office on July 3, 2023. Before being elected Mayor, he served as a City Councilman and Mayor Pro Tempore of Forest Acres. Mayor Andrews serves alongside four city council members with each representing an at-large council district, meaning they each represent all citizen interests and can all be contacted for any needs you have. Council seat terms are four years and the elections are staggard so there is an election every two years in the city.