Bricklayers Allied Craftworkers Local 2 NY/VT


    Training Only the Best

    & Most Highly Skilled Masonry-Trowel Trades Craftworkers


    Fighting For Our Members

    – On and Off the Job !


    Professional Craftworkers

    Serving 26 New York Counties and the State of Vermont


    BAC2NY/VT Members

    Represent the Best in the Masonry Industry

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    Service Awards / 25 Years

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    Service Awards / 40 Years

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    Service Awards 50 Year / Life Members

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    Service Awards 50 Year / Life Members

Welcome to Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers #2 NY/VT

Founded in 1865, the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers represents craftworkers in the trowel trades across the United States and Canada including bricklayers, stone and marble masons, cement masons, plasterers, tilesetters, terrazzo and mosaic workers, and pointers/cleaners/caulkers.


Members keep informed-

Welcome to our new web site.


Member Assistance Program (MAP)

Offering Real Help to BAC Members and Families

The Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers’ Member Assistance Program (MAP) provides confidential telephone crisis intervention, referral and information services to BAC members in the U.S. and Canada.


About MAP

MAP provides members with a place to turn for help in coping with personal problems that interfere with job performance or home life. MAP services are offered at no cost to active and retired union members and their families. Members’ privacy is fully protected.

To schedule yourself for courses being offered at the Bowie Training Center contact

Matt Zink at (518-456-5477)


The Justin Mirable Scholarship Fund Ride

BAC U.S. Members:

The U.S. Bates Scholarship 

The International Union is pleased to announce that the U.S. Bates Scholarship award amount has increased from $2,500 per year to $5,000 per year. Three winners are selected each year to receive stipends of $5,000 per year for up to four now accepting applications for the 2020 competition.

To be considered for the 2020 U.S. Bates Scholarship, a student must be the child or stepchild of a U.S. member in good standing of a BAC Local, and a high school junior who plans to take the standardized “PSAT” exam in October 2018.

To learn more and apply online, please visit:

To help all interested in the scholarship navigate the application process, we have created a page of frequently asked questions (FAQs) for your reference. To view the FAQs, please visit:

If you have questions not answered in the FAQs about the scholarship or the application process, please call BAC at 1-888-880-8222, ext. 3887.

The application deadline is March 31, 2019.


BAC Secretary-Treasurer Tim Driscoll

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Union women earn 33% more than women working without the support of union representation. Union membership boosts wages for all workers—but women see especially large advantages from being in a union.

Local 2 NY/VT's Nate Keating at the




75 Apprentices, 35 Locals, 8 crafts over 2 days. Congratulations to all the competitors.


Upcoming Events

         COMET Training Course


Will be held over the winter months across our area.  Please contact your local representative for dates, times, and locations.


Text 2NYVT to 877877

Chapter Meetings

upcoming -


Oswego Chapter - First Monday at 7:00pm


Albany Chapter - First Tuesday at 6:00pm


Syracuse Chapter - First Thursday at 7:00pm


Canton Chapter - Second Monday at 7:00pm


Utica Chapter - Second Tuesday at 7:00pm


Watertown Chapter - Third Thursday at 7:00pm


Ellenburg Chapter - Last Wednesday at 6:00pm

On the even months.


Glens Falls Chapter - Last Wednesday at 6:00pm

On the odd months.





Show me the country that has no strikes and I'll show you the country in which there is no liberty.

~Samuel Gompers

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join our BAC2 NY/VT family

Welcome to B.A.C. Local #2

Founded in 1865, the Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers (B.A.C.) is the oldest continuous union in North America and represents tens of thousands of Masonry and The Craftworkers across the United States and Canada. The B.A.C. Local #2 supply skilled labor to contractors in 26 counties in New York State and Vermont.

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Albany Office

302 Centre Drive
Albany, NY 12203


Syracuse Office

7705 Maltlage Dr.

Liverpool, NY 13088


518-456-5477 office //
518-456-7420 fax // 
800-566-8336 office 

315-622-2081 office //

315-622-2082  fax //