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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

The Officers of the ADC of Eastern Missouri are pleased to announce an unprecedented 8-year extension to the current Collective Bargaining Agreement between Bricklayers' Local 1 of Missouri and the Mason Contractors Association of St. Louis. The extension makes the current CBA a 10-year deal, expiring in 2029.

Shown are photos of ADC of Eastern Missouri Director Brian Jennewein and President of the Mason Contractors Association of St. Louis Martin Heck, Jr., jointly signing the CBA.

A new AutoZone in Barnhart, Missouri, is being bannered to alert the public that an Out-Of-State non-Signatory Contractor that pays its workers substandard wages and benefits was hired to build this new store location.

Thanks for not patronizing this location, and thanks 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. 

Below are maps of Prevailing Wage rates specified by the Missouri Department of Labor labeled by county.

Due to the recent bill passed in the Missouri State Legislature to dismantle Prevailing Wage protections that were originally established in  the 1930s, each county now has its own Prevailing Wage rate.   These rates are the total package.

The Texas Roadhouse location in Arnold, Missouri, is being bannered to alert the public that this franchisee hired a Contractor that pays its workers substandard wages and benefits to build an addition to the restaurant building.

Thanks for not patronizing this location, and thanks 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 March 2019 Union Meeting, ADC Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin performed the swearing in of four new Journeymen, from left to right:

Secretary-Treasurer John Hopkin, Journeyman PCC Mitchell Steinkuehler, Journeyman Bricklayer Alex Cole, Journeyman Bricklayer Don Engle and Journeyman Bricklayer Courtney Jones. 

Since the January 31, 2019 opening of two new Chick-Fil-A stores in Florissant, MO and Bridgeton, MO, several ADC Members and Officers have been bannering and handbilling in front of both locations to alert the public that these franchisees hired out-of-state non-Union workers to build them.

Thanks for not patronizing these locations, and thanks to the members for 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. 

On January 30, 2019, the ADC held a Steward Training for 20 members  at the ADC Hall.  IUBAC Regional Representative Paul Nagel also attended to assist the ADC officers with the training. 

OSHA 30hr will be held next week Feb 25-Mar 1 (Mon/Tues/Wed/Fri @ 7a-330p--with no class Thurs) at the BAC ADC Joint Apprenticeship and Training School located at 4350 Green Ash Drive, Earth City, MO 63045-1219

Lunch will be provided.

Please call Apprentice School to save your spot 314-770-1066