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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December 2017 Chapter Meetings

Happy Holidays! LOCATION ADDRESS DATE AND TIME FRESNO 324 E. Shaw (Ramada Inn) 12/1/17, Fri. 6:00 PM MONTEREY * 3120 Del Monte Blvd. Marina (Roundtable Pizza) 2nd, Tues. 6:00 PM SAN JOSE 14940 Camden Ave.(Roundtable Pizza) 12/6/17, Wed., 6:00 PM SACRAMENTO * 7660 La...

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News Article Month of November 2017

From the Desk of Steve Kantoniemi: I want to start out with a word of appreciation to all the BAC craftworkers that have worked at or are currently working at the Transbay Transit Center and Transbay Roof Top City Park. If you missed last month’s Organized Labor...

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November 2017 Chapter Meetings

Happy Holidays! NOTE:  All Chapter Meetings are cancelled in the month of November due to a General Membership Meeting on November 4th  meeting will be held in Manteca at 10:00 AM 133 N. GRANT AVE., MANTECA, CA   LOCATION ADDRESS DATE AND TIME MONTEREY 3120 Del...

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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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