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The 2019 Bricklayer500 Regional Competition was held at Midwest Brick & Block on Thursday, Sept 12, 2019.

KMOV Channel 4 recently aired a fantastic story about St. Louis and its rich history with brickwork.

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

Bricklayers’ Local 1 of Missouri Joint Apprenticeship Training Center now offers an Apprenticeship Training-Skilled Trades Associate’s Degree in Applied Science (AAS) through East Central College.  The Associate’s Degree program is available to all current and active Bricklayers’ Local 1 of Missouri Members who have completed the Bricklayers’ Local 1 JATC Apprenticeship Program at a total cost to the member of $1,976.00.

Recently, Bricklayers' Local 1 Apprenticeship Coordinator Dale Jennewein and St. Louis Job Corps Bricklaying Instructor Otis Peebles sat down to explain our training programs with Bonita Cornute for her Open Source Podcast on Apprenticeship.    

You can view that here: 

Bricklayers Local 1 of Missouri is bannering a new apartment complex in Lake St. Louis, Missouri, to alert the public that this developer hired an out-of-state Contractor that pays its workers substandard wages and benefits.

Attention Local 18 Members:

If you are in need of ProKnee kneepads, please call Kay in the IHF office prior to purchasing them yourself.  

Kay can be reached at 314-621-3040

A new Waffle House location in St. Ann, Missouri, is being bannered to alert the public that this company hired a Contractor that pays its workers substandard wages and benefits to build its newest location.

Thank you for not patronizing this Waffle House location, and thank you to the members 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. 

At the Local 1 Union Meeting on May 2, 2019, the winner was drawn for the Gun Raffle to benefit the BAC ADC PAC Fund.

The winner is Greg Johnsen.

At the April 2019 Local 1 Union Meeting, ADC Director Brian Jennewein and ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin presented Brother Gerald Knapp with his 40-Year Service Pin.