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The Officers of the ADC of Eastern Missouri are pleased to announce an unprecedented 8-year extension to the current Collective Bargaining Agreement between Bricklayers' Local 1 of Missouri and the

A new AutoZone in Barnhart, Missouri, is being bannered to alert the public that an Out-Of-State non-Signatory Contractor that pays its workers substandard wages and benefits was hired to build thi

The Texas Roadhouse location in Arnold, Missouri, is being bannered to alert the public that this franchisee hired a Contractor that pays its workers substandard wages and benefits to build an addi

In addition to posting about Current Projects our members are working on, we occasionally like to show off our Members on the jobsite. 

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Bricklayers' Local 1  Journeyman Bricklayer Steve Stark, Jr., employed by Local 1 Signatory Contractor John Smith Masonry, is shown laying brick on the new Siteman Cancer Center on Graham Road.

The ADC recently launched Online Dues Payments through the Member Portal.

As long as you're signed up and logged into your Portal, you can select the Dues Payment tab, and proceed with making a Credit or Debit Card Payment. 

From there you can choose how many months you wish to pay...

The ADC of Eastern Missouri recently hosted an IMI Contractor Development class.  Several representatives from the IMI joined your Officers in explaining how to become an ADC Signatory Contractor to interested Members. 

Thanks to all who attended.

More photos can be seen here. 

Below are maps of Prevailing Wage rates specified by the Missouri Department of Labor labeled by county.

Due to the recent bill passed in the Missouri State Legislature to dismantle Prevailing Wage protections that were originally established in  the 1930s, each county now has its own Prevailing Wage rate.   These rates are the total package.

At the March 2019 Union Meeting, ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin performed the swearing in of four new Journeymen, from left to right:

Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin, Journeyman PCC Mitchell Steinkuehler, Journeyman Bricklayer Alex Cole, Journeyman Bricklayer Don Engle and Journeyman Bricklayer Courtney Jones. 

Since the January 31, 2019 opening of two new Chick-Fil-A stores in Florissant, MO and Bridgeton, MO, several ADC Members and Officers have been bannering and handbilling in front of both locations to alert the public that these franchisees hired out-of-state non-Union workers to build them.

Thanks for not patronizing these locations, and thanks to the members for volunteering their time to assist in this effort. If any member or a friend is interested in assisting in future efforts, please call the Hall. 

On January 30, 2019, the ADC held a Steward Training for 20 members  at the ADC Hall.  IUBAC Regional Representative Paul Nagel also attended to assist the ADC officers with the training. 

OSHA 30hr will be held next week Feb 25-Mar 1 (Mon/Tues/Wed/Fri @ 7a-330p--with no class Thurs) at the BAC ADC Joint Apprenticeship and Training School located at 4350 Green Ash Drive, Earth City, MO 63045-1219

Lunch will be provided.

Please call Apprentice School to save your spot 314-770-1066