Welcome to BAC Local 3 Northern California


Bricklayers, Tilesetters and Allied Craftworkers Local 3 Union provides training, representation, promotion of our contractors, solidarity and respect to our craftworkers. We represent the oldest craft in the world and use basically the same techniques and tools as Masons and Tilesetters used 5000 years ago. We are some of the hardest workers society has to offer. BAC Local 3 represents Bricklayers/Stonemasons, Tile Layers and Finishers, Restoration Masons and Caulkers, Marble Masons and Finishers, Terrazzo Mechanics and Finishers, and Refractory Bricklayers who work various aspects of the industry in the Northern 46 counties of California.

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News Article Month of May 2018

From the Desk of Organizer Dave Tafoya There is no better time than now to support the biggest infrastructure project being built in California. The California High-Speed Rail (HSR), known as the “Bullet Train” is under way and creating a lot of work for Union Crafts....

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News Article Month of April 2018

From the Desk of Troy Garland, SEE SOMETHING – SAY SOMETHING As our organizing efforts continue, members are playing a larger role. Membership participation is critical to the success of our organizing efforts. The International Union has instructed all BAC Locals...

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May 2018 Chapter Meetings

May 2018 Chapter Meetings LOCATION ADDRESS DATE AND TIME MONTEREY 3120 Del Monte Blvd. Marina (Roundtable Pizza) First Tues. 6 PM SAN JOSE* 14940 Camden Ave.(Roundtable Pizza) First Wed., 6 PM* SACRAMENTO 7660 La Riviera Dr. (Mountain Mike's Pizza) First Thurs. 6:30...

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BAC Craft Award/Best Brick Project

The 2015 BAC Award for Best Use of Masonry Materials was presented to Local 3 California for the unparallel range and quality of members’ contributions to the construction of the Levi’s® NFL Stadium in Santa Clara. See here

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The BAC is the oldest continuously serving International Union in North America. Year 2015 marked the 150th anniversary of the founding of our great International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers since 1865.

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