CivicMapper is a civic tech company that empowers civic organizations to utilize modern mapping technology for the greater good.

We believe that maps built on open data and open technology are a key ingredient to civic empowerment.

We design maps, curate geodata, and build spatial analysis tools for government, non-profits, and businesses operating in the civic sphere. We provide consulting services and build web applications that help civic organizations implement open mapping tools, ultimately enabling them and the public to use maps to make a difference.


Our team's project experience using geospatial technology spans a combined 50 years and covers a number of professional disciplines, including:

  • geoscience
  • civil infrastructure
  • urban/regional planning and design
  • municipal management

Mapping and Spatial Analysis, Applied

We bring specialized knowledge of geoscience, civil infrastructure, and urban planning and design to create focused and rigorous products that cover the complete geospatial technology stack and solve real-world problems.


geology, hydrology and groundwater, ecology, and energy


drinking water, wastewater, green and gray stormwater, and transportation/mobility

Planning and Design

urban and regional planning, environmental planning, urban design and place-making, and economic development

Professional Services

We offer an array of professional services options, with a focus on tailoring the right technology to meet your immediate and long-term needs.

Geospatial Consulting

Our geospatial and subject-area expertise applied to your projects

GIS Department-as-a-Service / Virtual Geospatial Technology Officer

Dedicated geographic information systems (GIS) professionals at your disposal, ready to tackle anything

Mapping Application R&D

Open maps and tools to address common and pressing real-world problems

CivicMapper Labs

Blog, Research & Development, and News

Mapping the Lead in Our Water Lines

15 Nov 2016


Our team's professional and academic experience using GIS helps us to bridge the gap between the specialized world of GIS and your need to leverage geospatial technology to develop real-world solutions.

Emily Constantine Mercurio PhD, PG

President / CEO

As President and CEO of CivicMapper, Emily draws upon more than 20 years of experience as a leader in GIS and mapping projects for a broad range of application areas. She is particularly interested in the use of geospatial technologies and spatial-based information management for projects in wastewater, stormwater, aging infrastructure, and environmental monitoring.

Christian Gass MCP


Christian, VP and COO of CivicMapper, is a planner and urban designer with strong experience using GIS for the mapping, analysis, and visualization of environment, infrastructure, and urban development. With CivicMapper, he leads software and web development, creating web mapping and geospatial analysis tools that draw on his practical experience working in planning and design for the public and private sector.

Matt Mercurio GISP


Formerly the GIS Manager for Allegheny County, Matt’s 17-year career as a GIS professional at non-profits and in local government has attuned him to the critical needs of small organizations. At CivicMapper, Matt handles business development and R&D, leading the company to continually find and push the boundaries of geospatial technology applications.