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

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

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

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

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. 

We extend our sincerest thanks to those who have or are currently serving.  Please note that Monday, November 12, 2018, is a Union-observed Holiday, and if you work Sunday, November 11 or Monday, November 12, it is double-time pay. 

Labor organizations and our pro-Labor allies spent 2 years working to defeat Right to Work in Missouri, and the job is not finished yet!   Please be sure to vote pro-Labor and Protect your Pay and Benefits!

A full list of COPE-Endorsed candidates can be found here on the Labor-Tribune website. 

BAC ADC of Eastern Missouri is currently bannering the new Holiday Inn hotel in Wentzville.  Holiday Inn has contracted work to low-wage, non-Union contractors to build this hotel. 

Please patronize any of the many other fine hotels in the Wentzville area, and help us send a message to Holiday Inn  that we don’t appreciate them lowering our standard of living.

BAC ADC of Eastern Missouri is currently bannering the new Chick-Fil-A location in Florissant. 

Chick-fil-A Restaurants have contracted work to low-wage, out-of-state contractors to build this restaurant. The success of this restaurant depends largely on the support of this community, the same community that was not allowed to work on this project.