Government Academy

Next date: Thursday, October 28, 2021 | 05:30 PM to 06:45 PM

The annual Government Academy offers participants with essential information about city services and operations and provides them with the fundamentals and complexity of municipal operations including communication strategies, public safety, utilities, parks, and community development.

Participants may attend any of the five sessions, which will be held from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. on the following dates:

Thursday, October 14 – Introduction: Your City Government at Work

Hear from city management staff about our form of government, your city commission and how they work together to develop our strategic plan, business plan and annual budget. Also learn about our city’s history and communication methods.

Thursday, October 21 – Public Works/Utilities

Staff from the Public Works Department will discuss their role in providing safe streets, quality drinking water, and a fleet capable of supporting all city departments.

Location: 3800 NW 85th Ave

Thursday, October 28 – Public Safety – Police, Fire, Emergency Management

Get to know your public safety staff and learn about the many divisions of the Police Department, the services provided by the Fire Department, and how the city prepares and responds to emergency situations, including hurricanes.

Location: 2801 Coral Springs Drive

Thursday, November 4 – Special Events /Parks & Recreation

Meet the Parks and Recreation and Special Events teams that work hard year-round to keep our parks in top shape and our special events fun for residents of all ages.

Location: 2501 Coral Springs Drive

Wednesday, November 10 – Development Services/Economic Development

Members of the Community Development, Code Compliance, Building Department will share their role in planning and maintaining our community’s aesthetics, while the Economic Development team will give the latest updates in planned development in Downtown Coral Springs and beyond.

Location: 9500 West Sample Road



Open to all Coral Springs residents 16 and older and those attending will have the unique opportunity of being introduced to members of the City Commission, City Manager, and city staff. Current committee members and board appointees are encouraged to attend.



  • Thursday, October 14, 2021 | 05:30 PM - 06:45 PM
  • Thursday, October 21, 2021 | 05:30 PM - 06:45 PM
  • Thursday, October 28, 2021 | 05:30 PM - 06:45 PM
  • Thursday, November 04, 2021 | 05:30 PM - 06:45 PM
  • Wednesday, November 10, 2021 | 05:30 PM - 06:45 PM


Location differs in each session.

Water Treatment Plant, 3800 NW 85th Ave, Coral Springs 33065  View Map

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