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Bricklayers Local 1 of Missouri recently took job action as a result of the General Contractor awarding a portion of bricklayers' work to Flooring Systems, a 1310 Carpenters Contractor, at the new

The new IHF Clinic inside the new ADC Hall located in Fenton, Missouri, opens to all active Members and their families on Tuesday, August 17!

The ADC Union Hall, IHF Health Fund Office, and Local 1 Pension Fund Office have relocated to our new home in Fenton, Missouri!

During the January 2019 Regular Union Meeting, ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin performed the swearing-in of Brother Michael Fox, Jr., from Apprentice Bricklayer to Journeyman Bricklayer. He is shown afterwards with ADC Director Brian Jennewein, his proud father, Bricklayers' Local 1 President Michael Fox, Sr., and ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin.  

Are you, or anyone close to you, dealing with substance abuse or mental health issues?  The IU offers a completely confidential service, at no cost to the member or their family, called the Member Assistance Program (MAP). Some of the issues MAP can assist with are: 

If you have any claims issues with the Insurance providers, please call Kay in our Health & Welfare Office for assistance.

Kay can be reached at 314-621-3040. 

It is with great pride that we announce that the Tilesetters' Local 18 Apprenticeship Program has received the 2018 Gold Hire Vets Medallion Program Demonstration Award from the United States Department of Labor.  This award honors training programs and companies that devote efforts to recruiting and employing Veterans. 

Congratulations to Local 18 President Mike Weber, also a Veteran, and Stoyan Hristov, Local 18 Apprenticeship Coordinator and Instructor for their work. 

The December 2018 Union Meeting dispenses with the regular orders of business in favor of a Member Christmas Party. In light of that, these members will receive their award pins at the January 2019 meeting.

The December 2018 Service Award recipients are:

Members with 25 Years of Service:  Paul Jahnsen, Chad Matschiner & Brian Zeuschel

Members with 40 Years of Service:  John Orlando and Thomas Therrell

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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Journeyman Tile Finishers Darrin Casey and Adam Dwyer and Apprentice Tile Finisher Natalie Arnos shown working on the new Katherine Bernhardt Studio on Locus for Local 18 Signatory Contractor R&F Tile in St. Louis.

Happy Thanksgiving from the Officers and Office Staff of the ADC of Eastern Missouri!

Please note that if you work on Thanksgiving Day, it is double-time, but Friday is not a CBA holiday and the Hall will be open.

Our November 2018 Service Award recipients are:

Members with 40 Years of Service:  Mark Neiters, Joseph Gallagher and Randy Dawson. 
Brother Neiters is shown with ADC Director Brian Jennewein and ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin.