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

October 18 at 3:30 pm
October 20 at 3:30 pm

Recent News


  Attention all Members, BAC 1 MVD is doing a jacket giveaway! Fall is upon us,

The new Stone/PCC Annuity Measure has passed! On September 7th, the ballots for the Stone and

Due to low ticket sales, the Dinner Dance has been postponed until further notice. We are

Read the Summer 2021 newsletter to catch up on what the Local has been up to


We had a blast this past weekend at the #BAC1MVD Soccer Tournament! It was great getting …

Written by Brother Matthew Redabaugh, “The Man on the Wall,” is a short piece detailing the …

The PRO Act has been a hot topic as of recent and for good reason! This …

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

Social Feeds

With the new annuity initiative taking place for Stone & PCC members, President Scott Garvin is adding annuity education as one of the topics to our chapter meetings.

If you have questions about your benefits, be sure to attend upcoming chapter meetings so we can answer them!

The International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) celebrates 156 years of continuous service to skilled trowel trades craftworkers.

Happy #FlashBAC Friday! This week we have another Pre-Apprentice Class picture taken back in 1973!

Do you recognize any of the names or faces in this shot? Let us know! #BAC1MVD

Hello, Brothers and Sisters!

Our Baltimore Chapter Meeting is next week!

Thurs. Oct. 21st, 2021 @ 5:00pm.

In person and virtual attendance are allowed!
Use the link below or scan the QR code to join the Zoom meeting.
Questions, please call 240-695-9463

#BAC1MVD members with Janeiro, Inc. are working on the construction of a brand-new Dining Commons at Catholic University. #BACworks

This project entails the installation of new stone walls around the entirety of the building.

For more on #Janeiro:

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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.


Extracting Mortar Joints
How To:
Extract Mortar Joints

Our JATC Training Director, Paul Ferenc, gives us a tutorial on mortar joint extracting.

Seven Course Block Lead
How To: Build a Seven Course Block Lead

JATC Training Director, Paul Ferenc, gives us a step-by-step tutorial on how to build a seven course block lead.

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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 https://baclocal.orgtraining/ to become an apprentice!

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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.

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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!

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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