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The Officers and Members of Tilesetters Local 18 of Missouri have an active job action against the Taco Bell location being built at 620 S. Fifth Street in St. Charles.

Our Bricklayers’ Local 1 Apprentices recently gave their time on a community outreach project at the St.

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

At this time all construction sites are continuing to work. Please practice social distancing, and proper sanitizing throughout the days ahead of us. These are very trying times that will present more challenges ahead of us.

Effective immediately, and until further notice:

Considering the Coronavirus Pandemic, you may find yourself experiencing symptoms of anxiety or depression. The IU offers a completely confidential service for these issues as well as others at no cost to the member or their family called the Member Assistance Program (MAP).

Due to the ongoing pandemic around the world, please stay informed and up to date on developments regarding the CoronaVirus (COVID-19). At this time, the Administrative District Council of Eastern Missouri has cancelled all upcoming membership meetings, continue to check back for further developments.  

Attention RETIRED Bricklayers Local 1 of Missouri members with an Aetna Medicare Advantage plan:

You will be receiving a letter from Aetna if you haven’t already received it including the following updates positively impacting your coverage.

• We’ve waived member out-of-pockets costs or cost sharing for COVID-19
diagnostic testing and introduced zero co-pay telemedicine visits for the next 90 days,
helping to remove barriers to care.

• We’ve waived charges for home delivery of all prescription medications from CVS

The Officers and Members of Bricklayers Local 1 of Missouri have an active job action against The City Museum, located on Washington Avenue in Downtown St. Louis, for hiring The Wright Mason, a non-Signatory Contractor paying its workers substandard wages and benefits.   This non-Signatory Contractor was hired to repair and re-lay 30,000 brick parapet walls.  

If you are interested in assisting in the ADC's bannering efforts, please call the Hall.

Below is a video of David Cay Johnson, an investigative journalist, author and expert on tax and economic policy, explaining Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution pension plans.

A few of the Bricklayers Local 1 Apprentices spent the day laying block for the base of a new athletics equipment shed at Eureka High School, whose campus was extensively damaged by back-to-back flooding. 

An opinion piece went live on Medium.com a few months ago outlining the many ways the poor and working class workers are being abused by the rich, i.e., the Waltons, the Bezoses, the Trumps. In it, she explains that job creation isn’t any more than a catchphrase and doesn’t mean anything to the average person. Many of the points made in this article are going to sound familiar, as they are similar talking points to the anti-RTW movement. It is worth the ten or so minutes it will take you to read.