Public Works

John Norris

John Norris is the Director of Public Works for the City of Coral Springs. Norris has held several leadership positions within the disciplines of Public Works. 

A graduate of the Citadel Military College of South Carolina, Norris earned his degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering in 2001. Most recently, he served as the Director of Manufacturing for Colony Tire Corporation in Edenton, North Carolina. Prior to this position he served as Director of Stormwater, Pavement and Traffic Operations for the City of St. Petersburg, Florida and the Director of Public Works in Edenton, North Carolina. 

In his new role, Norris will report directly to Deputy City Manager Bob Curnow. He will lead our full-service Public Works Department utilizing the application of technical public works and expertise to a variety of complex city projects. Attracted to the culture of innovation and inclusion fostered in the City of Coral Springs, Norris is excited to be a part of an organization with such driven employees, who are focused on improving the city for all its residents and businesses. 

Married to Annie, his wife of 11 years, they are raising two daughters, Logan (10) and Caroline (6).  Norris is also the proud parent of college freshman, Charlotte, who is attending the University of Maryland – College Park. An avid car enthusiast when he is not working, he enjoys fishing, boating and renovation projects.