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In late January 2021, Apprentices from our Tile, Marble & Terrazzo Workers' Union Local 18 of Missouri Apprenticeship Program crafted and delivered a handmade mosaic tile recreation of the M

The COVID vaccines are becoming more widely available. As indicated in the graphics below, the vaccine is no-cost.  More information can be found here:

The 2020 Bricklayer500 Regional Competition was held at Midwest Brick & Block on Saturday, October 10, 2020.

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. 

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.