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Job Title: BAC Local #1 WA Tile/Marble Instructor

Recent government orders from both the state and federal level has put mandates and rules in place requiring mandatory vaccinations either companywide or site specific.

The WA Cares Fund is a new tax our members employed in Washington State will see deducted from their paychecks beginning January 1st, 2022.

The Management Committe of this Local is endorsing Mr. Iyall for Olympia Port Commissioner and urges all members for their support and vote. Bob Iyall is a (42) year member of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 1 and supports living wage job opportunities. Mr. Iyall is a Nisqually Tribal Elder and the Chief Executive Officer of Medicine Creek Enterprise Corporation where, in cooperation with the Board of Directors, he oversees the day-to-day management of all enterprises owned by the Nisqually Indian Tribe including the Nisqually Red Wind Casino.

July 31, 2021 was a great day to have a picnic, and over 300 attendees agreed! Great laughs and memories were shared throughout the day. We are looking forward to making this an annual event once again. We are also looking forward to any feedback you may have to improve next year's event, so please feel free to write your comments and submit the form at the bottom of this page.

*This page has been updated as of July 26th* 

BAC members and their families are welcome to join us for our 2021 picnic at Vasa Park Resort. It has been a couple years since this picnic has been held, so we look forward to seeing BAC members gathered at the park again! Please read through this entire page for complete details, and check back as this page may be updated if there are changes.

THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR MEMBERS AND THE MEMBERS OF OTHER LOCAL UNIONS WHO STOOD WITH US IN SOLIDARITY. 

All members can return to work.

What does it mean if we go on strike June 1?

                It means that as a Union member, you will refuse to provide your labor to any contractors that have not agreed on terms for a successor agreement. Please refer to our “Continue to Work” article for more details.

Every BAC Union member will not be going to work?

As of June 7th, all members should be back to work. All contracts have been settled and more details will be mailed out to our members later in the month. President Bilyeu would like to thank all of the members that gave input starting in February and throughout the process.  

 

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The May WA chapter meeting has changed dates! The management committee has voted to move the chapter meeting to THURSDAY MAY 20TH AT 6:00PM. This meeting will be held via Zoom video conference which you can sign up for below. 

There are two upcoming virtual events on March 24th and March 25th for anyone interested. Below are the descriptions and links: