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Welcome to AIA Potomac Valley

A local chapter of the American Institute of Architects, working to make a better environment through leadership in architecture in the Maryland counties of Allegany, Charles, Garrett, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince Georges and Washington.

Reappoint Casey Anderson to the Planning Board!

Montgomery County member William Kirwan appeals to Chapter membership to show support for Casey Anderson’s reappointment as Planning Board Chair.

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Protecting Your Designs: Using Legends and Title Blocks to Protect Your Work Product

This article briefly addresses the importance of including legends, title blocks, and other copyright management information on design documents and the potential liability for replicating such design documents without including those markings.

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Thomas Clayton Jester Elevated to the AIA College of Fellows

AIA Potomac Valley is proud to announce that the 2019 Jury of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) has elevated AIAPV member Thomas Clayton Jester to its prestigious College of Fellows.

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I'm in support of ZTA 19-01 and I hope you are too!

Support Zoning Text Amendment (ZTA) 19-01 – Accessory Residential Units – Accessory Apartments, sponsored by Councilmember Hans Riemer.

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Live Webinar: 5 Tips to Recession-Proof Your Business

Do you wonder how your business will fare in the next big market fluctuation? The owners of FineCraft Contractors know this worry all too well. Join us for a live webinar in collaboration with HomeAdvisor.

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Upcoming events

Mar 20

CRAN: Windows to the World: Going Big with Operable Glass Walls

Join the AIA Capital Area CRAN for a free for members lunchtime seminar that will examine the varied applications of multi-slide and multi-fold glass walls. 1 LU/HSW

Mar 21

mArch Madness - Food, Drinks, CEUs and Basketball

Spend the day at Ernest Maier Inc in Bladensburg for the spring tradition of watching the opening round of the NCAA March Madness tournament between educational sessions, industry networking, and plenty of food and drink.