New Online Portal for Permitting and more!

City of Ennis, Texas Partners with OpenGov to  

Make Operations Faster and More Efficient for Residents 

New online portals will modernize permitting, licensing, applications 


Ennis, TX (June 5, 2024) – Ennis, Texas has partnered with OpenGov to modernize multiple 

department processes with one, unified company and system, shifting the majority of City 

operations to services provided by a single trusted partner. 


Using this new tool, residents will now be able to request permits and applications through an online permit 



Much of the work that will be moved to the new software was previously done using paper-based processes  

Now, Ennis staff and residents will be able to save time by using purpose-built software made for the needs of local government, allowing them to collaborate more easily while centralizing their efforts. 


It is easier than ever to do business in Ennis with the following now available online with additional rollouts coming soon: 


  • Building Permits 

  • Development Applications 

  • Health Permits 

  • Certificate of Occupancy Application 

  • Rental Registration Application

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“We are thrilled to partner with Ennis to bring its operations online,” said Claudia Arriaga, SVP of 

Customer Success and Support at OpenGov. “Our mission is to power more effective and accountable government, and working with public servants like those in Ennis inspires us at OpenGov to continue investing in our platform and communities.” 


The City of Ennis joins more than 1,800 public sector organizations leveraging OpenGov to 

revolutionize work processes with cloud-based software designed specifically for the needs of 



About OpenGov 

OpenGov is the leader in modern cloud software for cities, counties, state agencies, school 

districts, and special districts. With a mission to power more effective and accountable 

government, OpenGov serves thousands of public sector leaders and their organizations. We are 

built exclusively for the unique budgeting and planning, accounting, permitting and licensing, 

procurement, and asset management needs of the public sector. The OpenGov Cloud makes 

organizations more collaborative and efficient, enabling best-in-class communication with 

stakeholders and your community. 

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