Coronavirus Update/ Returning to the Office: AEI's is in the process of preparing our office for staff to return on a modified schedule, providing the City of Boston re-opening guidelines continue to move forward. During quarantine, AEI's staff have successfully worked remotely. Every staff member is equipped with the same equipment at home as they have in the office to ensure efficiency and seamless transitions between workstations. We will continue to work remotely and will provide a formal reopening date when it's available. At this time, only staff will be allowed in our space. Our contact information and policies on in person meetings and site visits remain the same as they have since early March. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions.
Massachusetts M/WBE requirement increased to 21.6%02/28/2020
The Baker-Polito administration announced in a press release this week legislation and administrative changes to promote increased participation of women- and minority-owned businesses in state construction projects. This legislation increases the M/WBE requirement on design projects from 17.9% to 21.6%, along with increasing the filed-sub-bid threshholds. For more information on this legislation, you can view the press release on the mass.gov website.