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State of Maryland Hosts 5th Annual Business Opportunities & Entrepreneurial Training Summit for Small, Minority, Women, & Veteran-Owned Businesses

November 4, 2019
BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (General Services), the Maryland Department of Transportation (Transportation), and the University System of Maryland (University System) today hosted the sold-out 5th Annual Business Opportunities and Entrepreneurial Training Summit. The summit, held at the Turf Valley Conference Center in Ellicott City, is  ...Learn more

Hogan-Rutherford Administration Sponsors Historically Black Colleges & Universities Conference

October 31, 2019
20 Maryland Executive Departments Highlight State Employment Opportunities ANNAPOLIS, MD—The Hogan-Rutherford administration this week took part in the 12th Annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Career Development Marketplace Conference. This annual three-day conference, held at the Baltimore Convention Center, hosted more than 500 college students and their families from  ...Learn more

State of Maryland Announces Reorganization of the State’s Procurement Process

October 1, 2019
Maryland Department of General Services Announces Office of State Procurement BALTIMORE, MD – The Department of General Services today announced the reorganization and consolidation of Maryland state procurement with the establishment of the Office of State Procurement. The new office transfers procurement control and oversight authority and responsibilities to the  ...Learn more

Maryland Department of General Services Announces Completion of Maryland State House Cleaning

September 24, 2019
First Cleaning to this Extent in 20 Years ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (General Services) today announced the successful completion of the State House facade cleaning. Since April, the main entry into the State House, including its portico, columns, and both side walls, have been covered  ...Learn more

Maryland Department of General Services Joins Maryland State Police in Groundbreaking for New Cumberland Police Barrack

September 17, 2019
CUMBERLAND, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (General Services) today participated in the groundbreaking for the new Cumberland/Lavale Barrack C in Western Maryland. General Services, charged with managing all design and construction contracts for the project, is working closely with the Maryland State Police on this mission critical  ...Learn more

Hogan Administration Announces $49 Million of Grant Funding to Higher Education Institutions

September 4, 2019
Funding Will Support Necessary Repairs, Additions, Upgrades ANNAPOLIS, MD—The Hogan administration today announced Board of Public Works approval of four capital grants agreements, totaling over $49 million, dedicated to fostering essential projects at four of Maryland’s higher educational institutions. “Each dollar we provide to Maryland’s higher education institutions is an  ...Learn more

Maryland Department of General Services Announces eMaryland Marketplace Advantage Goes Live

July 22, 2019
Maryland Department of General Services Office of State Procurement launches new e-procurement system BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services today announced the Office of State Procurement launched the state’s new e-procurement system eMaryland Marketplace Advantage (eMMA). This initiative is a direct result of Governor Larry Hogan’s 2016  ...Learn more

Hogan Administration Announces $8.3 Million in Federal Surplus Delivered to Marylanders in Need in 1st Half of 2019

July 17, 2019
Department of General Services & the Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives Works with Federal Program to Secure Surplus Resources   ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Hogan administration today announced that in the first half of 2019, the Maryland Department of General Services (DGS), which is the agency of record in the State  ...Learn more

General Services Tests Maryland State House Dome Fire Suppression System

July 11, 2019
ANNAPOLIS, MD – Tomorrow at 9AM, the Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) Facilities Operation and Maintenance staff along with Advance Fire Protection Systems Technicians will conduct a system test on the Maryland State House Dome deluge system. Testing of the deluge system occurs annually to ensure that all components  ...Learn more

Hogan Administration Announces Energy Saving Initiative, “Maryland Leads by Example”

June 25, 2019
Reduce Energy Consumption in State-owned Buildings by 10% ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today signed the “Maryland Leads by Example” Executive Order, which directs the Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) and the Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) to develop and manage an energy savings initiative in state-owned buildings. “Our  ...Learn more

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