DAN BAILEY & ADAM READ TESTIFY IN SENATE
On Tuesday, February 27, AIA Maryland's Past President Dan Bailey and Secretary Adam Read of Penza Bailey Achitects testified in favor of Senate Bill 1020, Procurement – Architectural Services and Engineering Services – Reciprocal Preference. AIA Maryland completed a multi-year effort to determine how much work in dollars, jobs and taxes leaves our State when out-of-town architectural firms are awarded Maryland contracts over equally qualified local firms. A study reveals that over 25% of awards for architectural services are secured by firms not headquartered in Maryland.
Read more here: https://www.aiamd.org/legislative-update-feb18/