District 2

Ernest Cisneros

Ernest R. Cisneros

Mayor Pro Tem

City of Colton
650 N. La Cadena Drive
Colton, CA 92324

Office: (909) 370-5058
Fax: (909) 370-5192
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Council 1st Term: September 2017 to December 2018
Council 2nd Term: December 2018 to December 2022

Ernest R. Cisneros was appointed and assumed office  to the vacant District 2 City Council seat in September 2017.  He was re-elected in 2018 to represent District 2.  In 2019, his colleagues appointed him to serve a one year term as Mayor Pro Tempore.  Cisneros received his B.A. of Political Science from UCLA and is currently the Director of Operations for Malcolm and Cisneros a Law Corporation.  He has previously served on Colton Utilities Commission for District 2.  Council Member Cisneros represents the City of Colton by being a member of several local/regional boards and committees which include: 

  • Board of Trustees at First Congregational Church, Riverside
  • Board of Directors SOAR Charter Academy
  • Board of Directors Vice Chairperson CONFIRE
  • Board of Directors Vice President Colton/San Bernardino Regional Tertiary Treatment and Water Reclamation Authority
  • Past Co-Chair of Board of Directors for Project Food, non-profit.

As Council Member representing District 2 and the City of Colton, some of Cisneros' goals and objectives include:

  • Encourage people's trust in civic leadership
  • Fiscal accountability and low utility rates for our residents and businesses
  • Attract business, retail, and entertainment that sustain the quality of life in Colton
  • Downtown revitalization of neighborhoods, park spaces, and walkways
  • Creating a better Colton.