Displays an interactive map containing the last three months of building permits and allows users to:
- Filter permits by municipality, building type, month, permit type, permit value, and permit area.
- Search permit details through the text search box.
- Get the big picture with a consolidated summary of the selected permits.
OpenData sources used
It takes the building permit data from the City of Ottawa's site, and for each address, performs a geographic lookup.
The value it provides to residents
Keeps residents informed about permits being issued in their neighbourhood.
Helps builders track recent permit trends and spot potential opportunities.
Lets businesses and community groups quickly locate activity of a particular type.