Year Founded: 2013
Zip Code: 95062
Full-Time Employees: 1-10
Type of Company: Permitting Assistance
Target Markets: Business to Government
Sources of Revenue: Data analysis for clients, Database licensing
Areas of social impact: Not Available
Approximate number of sources of government open data: Not Available
OpenCounter helps entrepreneurs to get their businesses up and running more quickly and easily by providing an online interface to the permitting process at City Hall. By making it easier for entrepreneurs to get started, OpenCounter's mission is to help cities foster economic development and job creation. OpenCounter enables business owners to see the requirements, fees, and processing time that will apply to their planned use and location.
Open Counter was built through a partnership between the City of Santa Cruz, CA and Code for America in 2012.