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East Central College has formally announced the new agreement on their website and in a series of press releases. An excerpt is below:

Bricklayers' Local 1 has an active job action on the Washington Apartments, located at 6678 Washington Avenue across from the Wash

Please be advised that the August 15, 2019, COMET Class has been cancelled. 

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 Bricklayers (top to bottom) Kevin Waelder, Steve Davis, Jeff Thompson, Brad Alvey, Sean Hutton, Jim Randazzo and Jesse Bailey, employed by Local 1 Signatory Contractor JDS Masonry, are shown working on a Monroe School in St. Charles, MO.  

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...

Any member interested in enrolling with East Central College to earn their Associates in Skilled Trades, can find out more information and enroll here:

https://www.eastcentral.edu/academics/skilled-trades-degree-bricklayers-...

Bricklayers' Local 1 has an active job action against Adan's Masonry Plus at the Ballwin Village West Plaza, for hiring a contractor paying substandard wages to add cultured stone piers on the front of stores in the plaza. This plaza is located in front of Target on Manchester Road in Ballwin.

At the August 2019 Local 1 Union Meeting, ADC Director Brian Jennewein (on left) and ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin presented (left to right) Brothers Steve Rebhan, Mark Scherr, Steve Jakubiak, Randy Dickson their 40-Year Service Pins.  

Members receiving Service Awards this month:

The 2019 Bricklayer 500 Regional Competition will be held Thursday, Sept 12 at Kirchner Midwest Brick & Block! 
JT and Jakob Payne will be back to defend their title, but there's only room for a limited number of teams, so enter now!  
You can register here:   https://www.specmix.com/registration/
More information can be found here:  

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.