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Today is IT! Get out and vote NO on Prop A and for Labor-friendly candidates! 

We've worked tirelessly for over a year and a half to fight Proposition A in Missouri, and we're only 3 weeks away from the most important election in our state's history.  The livelihood of your f

The August Primary Election on August 7, 2018 is likely to be the most important day in Missouri history since 1978.  It is vital to YOUR livelihood, YOUR paycheck and YOUR family's health insuranc

The BAC ADC of Eastern MO Officers have recorded two radio commercials. They have been running on KSHE and WIL radio for the last couple weeks, and will run up to the election on August 7.

If you're in need (or want) of new tools or materials, check out The Masonry Store, located in South County, and owned by a Bricklayers' Local 1 Signatory Contractor. 

They're open Monday through Friday, from 7am to 4pm, and on Saturday from 8a til noon. 

Our June 2018 Service Award recipients are:

Members with 25 Years of Service:  Ashley Plummer and Gerald Geist

Members with 40 Years of Service: Dennis Dreste, Donald Hassler, James Brown, Jr., and John Schweigert 

Shown below are our Service Award winners for June. (L to R) ADC Secretary Treasurer John Hopkin, John Schweigert, Ashley Plummer and ADC Director Brian Jennewein.

We'd like to congratulate and introduce Journeyman Tile Finisher Anthony Bono, the newly sworn-in Sergeant-At-Arms for Tile, Marble & Terrazzo Workers' Local 18. Brother Bono works for R&F Tile and will be replacing the late Frankie Lauria, who served in that role for 24 years, or as explained by Local 18 President Mike Weber "as long as anyone can remember, even before Local 18 existed".

Our Summer 2018 Retiree's Luncheon was held on June 4, 2018, where our Lifetime Members receive their Gold Card Service Awards in the presence of their fellow retirees. 

In Addition to Brother Joe Schonlau, pictured with current and retired Officers, Brother Jack Hall and Brother Dennis Gegg also receive their Gold Card Lifetime Service Awards in 2018, but were unable to attend this event.

The BAC ADC will be hosting a POKER RUN to aid in the awareness of the upcoming vote on RTW on August 7, 2018.

The Poker Run will be held on Saturday, July 28, and will start and end at the House Springs Lions Club. Registration will begin at 10am and last through 11am, with all hands being due in no later than 5pm.  

For more information, or to participate, please call Mike Fox at the ADC Hall.

On April 21, 2018, the Local 1 of Missouri JATC held an Apprentice Contest at the Local 1 Apprenticeship Training Center in Earth City, MO.   The winners of each Category are pictured below.

1st Place Brick - D.J. Smith, Toenjes Brick