During her campaign, Lauren promised to tackle issues head on if elected and she has kept her promise. Since being elected in 2015 and re-elected in 2019, she has brought forward a number of substantive initiatives to address residents' and businesses' concerns, including:

  • Public Safety and Community Resilience
  • Housing and Tenant Protections
  • Social Services and Homelessness
  • Responsible Planning and Land Use Policies, including Historic Preservation
  • Economic Development and Small Business Support
  • Environment and Sustainability
  • Governance, Transparency, and Community Engagement
  • Mobility, Parking, and Traffic Issues
  • Advocating for the Community
  • Quality of Life Issues
  • Enhancement of Public Facilities
  • Animal Welfare