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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 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.

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.