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Why Join AGC of DC

The Value of Membership

AGC of Metropolitan Washington DC is a trade association uniquely focused on working with general contractors, subcontractors, and associated service providers. Through forums, conferences, and small group meetings, and unique specialized training; we bring the industry face-to-face with owners and experts with the tools your company needs to improve your bottom line. Founded in 1929 as the Master Builders Association, AGC of Metropolitan Washington DC become a chapter of The Associated General Contractors of America in 1934. 


AGC of DC is the only local trade association with General Contractors as our primary members advocating their interests in DC, Maryland, and Virginia with the support of our industry partners including Owners and Developers, Subcontractors, local Economists, and those service providers who support the Construction and Development Industry.

AGC of DC offers some great venues to mix and mingle in a casual atmosphere with some of the industry's notables in the area. Events include Spring Fling, the Annual Golf Tournament, Summer Networking with Subs, the Washington Contractor Awards and Holiday Party are long time traditions at AGC. 

General Contractors

General Contractor Members include General Contractors, Design Builders, Program Managers, and Construction Managers. Dues are based on the company’s annual volume from the previous year’s revenue.

Specialty Contractors

Specialty Contractors are those companies who are subcontractors in the industry. These members pay a fixed annual rate for membership.

Service/Supplier Members

Service/Supplier Members are those companies that support Contractors are typically consultants, suppliers of materials, or professionals such as lawyers, accountants, and insurance companies