Public Notice

Volume 22 of Tholos Magazine Now Available

By aoc staff | May 3, 2022

Articles include a feature on energy savings, an employee highlight on the U.S. Botanic Garden, a cool tool for our U.S. Capitol Grounds team and more.

Public Notice

AOC Makes FY 2023 Budget Request to House Committee

By aoc staff | April 28, 2022

Architect of the Capitol J. Brett Blanton testified April 27 in front of the Subcommittee on Legislative Branch, Committee on Appropriations, United States House of Representatives.

Public Notice

U.S. Botanic Garden Reopens to Visitors

By aoc staff | April 1, 2022

The United States Botanic Garden (USBG) Conservatory reopened to the public today, April 1, marking a full reopening of all areas of the USBG.

Public Notice

Living On, The Olmsted Way

By aoc staff | March 7, 2022

Two trees, Fagus grandifolia (American Beech) and Styphnolobium japonicum (Japanese pagoda), will be removed for safety reasons this spring.

Public Notice

U.S. Capitol Grounds Recognized as Level III Arboretum

By aoc staff | January 26, 2022

The U.S. Capitol Grounds has successfully "branched out" as a significant arboretum — its accreditation was recently increased from Level II to Level III by ArbNet.

Public Notice

Volume 21 of Tholos Magazine Now Available

By aoc staff | January 19, 2022

Articles include a feature on U.S. Botanic Garden horticultural renovations, an employee highlight on becoming an architect, project updates and more.

Public Notice

Volume 20 of Tholos Magazine Now Available

By aoc staff | September 20, 2021

Articles include a feature on Frederick Law Olmsted’s never-built retreat, an employee highlight on interning during COVID, a spotlight on the agency's sustainability efforts and more.

Public Notice

Volume 19 of Tholos Magazine Now Available

By aoc staff | June 21, 2021

Article themes include Cool Tools, Organizational Transformation, Seasonal Highlight, Doing Good, Project Updates, and Spotlight on Safety.

Public Notice

A Decade of Excellence – AOC Receives Award for 10th Year in a Row

By aoc staff | May 28, 2021

For the tenth consecutive year, the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) received the Association of Government Accountants' (AGA) prestigious Certificate of Excellence in Accountability Reporting (CEAR) for its Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Performance and Accountability Report (PAR).