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Maryland Department of General Services Announces Maryland’s Solicitation for a Design Team for the New Baltimore Therapeutic Treatment Center

January 14, 2022
BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) today announced the next steps for the new Baltimore Therapeutic Treatment Center. DGS has initiated a Request For Proposal (RFP) for architectural and engineering services to design the new Baltimore Therapeutic and Treatment Center and the renovation of the existing Jail Industries  ...Learn more

STATE OF MARYLAND RECOGNIZED WITH 2021 LEADERSHIP IN SUSTAINABLE PURCHASING AWARD

January 5, 2022
Nonprofit procurement group recognizes state for exemplary Business Case Award  BALTIMORE, MD – The Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council (SPLC) recognized the State of Maryland for its commitment to making meaningful change in the world through sustainable purchasing and supply initiatives. SPLC named Maryland as the 2021 winner of the Business  ...Learn more

General Services Announces RFP to Lease Space for the Maryland Comptroller’s Office in Baltimore City

December 30, 2021
BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) announced the department’s publication of the solicitation for the leasing of commercial office space for the Maryland Comptroller’s Office (Comptroller) in Baltimore City. The request for proposals (RFP) is seeking available commercial lease space in Baltimore City. In April 2021,  ...Learn more

General Services Announces the Appointment of the New Chief Procurement Officer for the Office of State Procurement

December 22, 2021
ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) today announced the appointment of Mike Zimmerman as the new Chief Procurement Officer (CPO) for the State of Maryland, who will lead the DGS’ Office of State Procurement. The CPO is responsible for all procurement activities for the state’s executive  ...Learn more

General Services Announces RFP to Lease Space for the New Headquarters for the Maryland Department of Health

December 15, 2021
BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) announced the department’s publication of the solicitation for the leasing of commercial office space for the new headquarters of the Maryland Department of Health (MDH). The Request for Proposals (RFP) is seeking available commercial lease space in Baltimore’s Central Business  ...Learn more

Maryland State House Celebrates 10 Years of Chemical-Free Lawn Care

December 2, 2021
ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Department of General Services today announced that 2022 will mark the Maryland State House’s 10th year of having the grounds exclusively use chemical-free pesticides and fertilizers.  “Maryland was one of the first state houses in the country to commit to chemical-free pesticides and fertilizers,” said Governor  ...Learn more

Maryland Department of General Services Administers $1 Million to the Maryland Science Center for New Human Body Exhibit

November 19, 2021
BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) Capital Grants & Loans Division in collaboration with the Maryland Science Center, today announced the opening of a new human exhibit, “You-The Inside Story”.  “We are excited to collaborate with the Maryland Science Center to participate in the opening of  ...Learn more

Governor Hogan Announces State of Maryland Joins National Climate Challenge to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

November 17, 2021
ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan today announced Maryland as the first state in the country to become a partner in the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Better Climate Challenge. The “lead by example” partnership agreement, signed by Secretary Ben Grumbles of the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE), commits the state to reduce  ...Learn more

Maryland Department of General Services and Baltimore City Community College Break Ground on Road Loop Project

November 10, 2021
BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) today participated in the groundbreaking for the Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) road loop project. DGS Secretary Ellington E. Churchill, Jr., BCCC President Debra L. McCurdy, and staff participated in the event to celebrate the first steps of the project.  ...Learn more

Maryland Department of General Services Assistant Secretary Jack Howard Receives National Government Champion Award

October 29, 2021
BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of General Services (DGS) today announced that Jack Howard, Assistant Secretary, Office of Business Enterprise Administration received the Government Champion Award from the National Association of State Chief Administrators (NASCA). “Every day General Services works behind the scenes to facilitate the effective running of  ...Learn more

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