BRICKLAYERS AND ALLIED CRAFTWORKERS LOCAL 1 NEW YORKBRICKLAYERS AND ALLIED CRAFTWORKERS LOCAL 1 NEW YORK and Allied Craftworkers Local 1, NY is dedicated to the craft of bricklaying, stonesetting, stone tending, masonry restoration and plastering.(718) 392-0525


From BAC Local 1 President Jack Argila:
May 23 2020

Dear Members, As the unofficial beginning of summer quickly approaches, I would like to take this opportunity on behalf of myself and the staff of the New York City Building & Construction Trades Council to wish you and your families a happy and healthy Memorial Day. On this Memorial Day, may we once again be reminded that Freedom ... Read more

Local 1 - 2020 IU Convention- election results
May 21 2020

The results of the motion made by President Jack Argila, 2nd by Sec-Tres Tony LaCava & the Management Committee regarding the 2020 IU Convention. Motion was for sending Local #1 Executive Board only to represent BAC Local #1, NY. We would like to thank all of our members for taking part in this process!! Read more

BAC Local 1 NY Hospital meal donations
Apr 10 2020
Message from the President of BAC Local 1 NY
Apr 08 2020

Dear Brothers and Sisters, I hope you and your family have been able to stay safe and well during this health crisis. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. I am writing to let you know that Jerry Sullivan, President of BAC Local1 NY, was recently appointed IUBAC Vice-President by Tim Driscoll, President of the IUBAC. Jerry Sulliva... Read more

Mar 19 2020

On behalf of the entire Executive Board, we hope this message finds you well. We have been working closely with the NYC Building Trades and health officials to make sure our membership remains safe at this critical point. In light of current health concerns and out of an abundance of caution we would like the member... Read more

Census 2020
Apr 05 2020
Covid 19 Emergency Benefits
Apr 05 2020
Pandemic UI - CARES Act
Apr 05 2020
NYC Construction Industry Covid-19 Protocol
Mar 19 2020

All Owners, Developers Construction Managers and Contractors should develop health and safety plans that are COVID-19 specific. Engage with collective bargaining partners on COVID-19 plans. Download NYC Construction Industry ... Read more

2021 U.S. Bates Scholarship is Now Accepting Applications
Sep 18 2019

BAC U.S. Members: The U.S. Bates Scholarship program is now accepting applications for the 2021 competition. Every year the program selects three students to receive a stipend of $5,000 per year for up to four years. To be considered for the 2021 U.S. Bates Scholarship, a student must be the child or stepchild of a U.S. member in go... Read more

BAC Local 1, NY is proud to sponsor CCNY’s masonry competition at the Spitzer School of Architecture
Jun 17 2014
CBS New York covers “Amazing Arches,” and Interviews BAC Local 1, NY President Jerimiah Sullivan
Jun 17 2014
BAC Local 1, NY’s CCNY masonry competition sponsorship covered in Real Estate Weekly
Jun 17 2014
Mesothelioma Health Info
Sep 01 2015

For more information regarding Mesothelioma, please visit ... Read more

Letter from the President – September 4, 2015
Sep 04 2015

Dear Brothers & Sisters, With Labor Day weekend upon us and the unofficial end of the summer we should all take a look back on why this weekend should be special to you and all the men and women in the construction industry. Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and e... Read more

Meet Joseph Muscarello – BAC Local 1, NY Member for 75 Years!
Oct 13 2015

Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local No.1 is proud to feature Joseph Muscarello, a member with the Bricklayers Union for 75 years. Joseph also known as “Joe” is now 94 years old and began working with L. Barber Construction, at the age of 17. With great wisdom, he shares memories on his life as a bricklayer, as well as how times... Read more

Bronx Cemetery Program Preserves Stone Care Trade
Aug 11 2015

Some recent high school graduates are learning all about preservation thanks to a new training program in the Bronx. The program, a partnership between the World Monuments Fund and the Woodlawn Conservancy, gives 12 students ages 18 to 24 the opportunity to get hands on training. It's part of an eight week course in the art of restor... Read more

New Silica Rule offers a Simple Solution to a Deadly Problem
Apr 21 2016

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2016 Masonry Student Design Competition
May 18 2016

For details, please click to see the PDF ... Read more

2016 IUBAC Women Builds Nation Conference
Jun 06 2016

The Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers International Union is pleased to join the North American Building Trades' Union affiliates in co-sponsoring the sixth National Women Build Nations Conference (WBNC) that took place April 29- May 1 in Chicago, Illinois. This will mark a momentous occasion for tradeswomen worldwide since it is the fir... Read more

2016 Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Local 1 NY Scholarship Winners
Jun 06 2016

2016 Scholarship Winners ... Read more

Presidential Debate – Monday, September 26th
Sep 26 2016

On Monday, September 26th 2016, at 7 p.m. the presidential Campaign will be in our backyards. The actual location will be on Hempstead Turnpike outside of Hofstra University. Our Labor Movement here is looking for a huge turnout and we must respond to this request. This will be our only opportunity to show our ... Read more

Rally against LA Fitness 10/22
Oct 18 2016

There will be a rally against LA Fitness this Saturday, 10/22. It will be at the 7-11 off Stewart Avenue in Garden City from 8-10 am. Any concerns please contact Gerard Feeley on Local 12. ... Read more

Feb 08 2017

James R. Harrington of New York City and Nantucket, MA passed away October 18, 2016, at the Nantucket Cottage Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.     ... Read more

Feb 08 2017

As part of its ongoing efforts to support our local unions and provide for the most effective representation of our members.   ... Read more