Business Assistance Center
The city-run Business Assistance Center helps people grow or launch small businesses in the city, providing training and help with such crucial steps as writing a business plan. The agency also provides access to capital and credit for qualifying startup businesses and companies trying to expand. The center also offers workshops and guidance on surviving economic challenges in a down economy. Located in the City Hall Annex, the BAC partners with several groups that include SCORE, Eckerd College and University of South Florida.
- Fax: 727-551-3360
- Hours: Mon - Fri, 8am - 5pm; Sat - Sun, closed
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Services: BAC's Web site lists workshops and training.
- Parking: On-street: free, On-street: metered
- Public restrooms: Yes