When you scream, I scream and we all scream for ice cream, somebody may need a permit. In many cities including New York and Philadelphia, the sale of frozen desserts are specifically regulated and require special inspections and permits.
Once the home of numerous large national corporations, Rochester has evolved into a center of learning, science and innovation. Twelve colleges and universities in and around Rochester form a consortium of academic institutions. Collaborations between universities and local industry have led Rochester to become the foremost center of imaging technology. For an entrepreneur wanting to enter this high-tech, highly educated world, setting up shop isn't too difficult. Although the city and state have significant licensing regulations, Rochester makes its application processes clear and easy.