Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 1
of Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC.
Representing the most highly skilled trowel trade craftworkers

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Upcoming Events

January 21 at 5:30 pm
Join the Baltimore Chapter Zoom Meeting using this link: Meeting ID: 814 4563 6300 Passcode: 804779 One tap mobile…
January 23 at 6:30 am
6:30 am Mason 4 HR EACH CLASS Zoom Meeting
January 25 at 3:30 pm

Recent News


We hope all our Brothers and Sisters from DC will join us on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.

Due to on-going Coronavirus concerns, we are encouraging members to make an appointment to visit our office.

Until further notice, all Chapter and Local Meetings will be held via Zoom.

With the return of the bimonthly newsletter, our communications director is seeking members’ photos to feature.


There is no doubt that union and non-union bricklayers face very different wage challenges. It is …

Bricklayers and associated craftsmen face unique challenges in preventing the spread of COVID-19. With mostly outdoor …

(Right to Work, Home Rule, D.C. Rule) Employment law can be confusing when living and/or working …

Have you ever wondered just how much benefits differ between union and non-union employees? As a …

Social Feeds

Martin Luther King Jr.; a leader of the civil rights movement. As we celebrate his legacy, remember how he inspired a country. Remember the power of people who stand together.

#MLK Memorial photo by #bac1mvd contractor Lorton Stone, who helped bring the monument to life.

#bac1mvd Stonemasons and Finishers with Firvida Construction are working hard on restoration at Memorial Plaza at the #USNavyMemorial. They are replacing sealant, repointing, and recaulking. We're #unionproud to be part of history in our nation's capital.

We're looking forward to seeing everyone at our Baltimore Chapter Meeting next week, January 21, at 5:30 pm!

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If you need help using Zoom go to our profile, click "YouTube" and check out our BAC-specific Zoom video!

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Member Spotlight


Click here to view an up-to-date calendar of training classes and events.

Watch these videos to see our talented apprentices and learn more about the JATC. 

Each apprentice takes required courses in health and safety training in order to complete their apprenticeship.


How to Use and Download Zoom

Follow these easy steps to learn how to join your BAC Local 1 chapter meeting with Zoom. The second half of the video will walk you through the steps of downloading Zoom on your computer or on your phone.

BAC 1 New Baltimore Office

Take a tour of BAC 1 MVD's new Baltimore office. Explore the restaurant-turned-office space as we begin construction on this great new location. Like and subscribe so you don't miss the "after" video!

JATC Stone Repair Preview

Instructor Matthew Redabaugh demonstrates how to repair stone masonry in the field. To learn more about repairing marble, visit the JATC webpage at to become an apprentice!

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About Us

The International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers has been representing workers in the trowel trades since October 17, 1865. Our Local supports those skilled craftworkers in the Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. areas. To learn more about our history and our mission, please visit the About page. To meet our amazing team, click on any of their photos below.


Brick Field Representative

Office Manager

Secretary Treasurer

Stone, Marble & PCC
Field Representative