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Update Re COVID 19 Week of April 12-18th

Update Regarding Covid-19 information and resources
As we go forward through the Covid-19 Crisis, we want to do our best to keep our members up to date with the latest information and resources available to us. Any information extended to us will be posted on our site as we will do our best to keep you informed.
1.) The office will remain open for staff to perform essential services; however the front lobby will remain closed to walk-in services.
2.) Construction Members are encouraged to update their skills and dues checkoff and mail them back to the office so we will be ready to send you to work. Remember to complete the expiration dates of Flaggers/ OSHA or other certifications. This is essential.
3.) Apprentice Applications which normally take place on the first Tuesday of each month are suspended indefinitely.
4.) May 10th Union Meeting is cancelled
5.) The Connell F. Smith Scholarship applications deadline is extended through April 30th.
6.) Agents from the American Income Life Insurance company will be contacting members in the coming weeks regarding supplemental insurance offers.
7.) The Edward M. Smith Golf Tournament scheduled for June will be postponed to this coming Fall
8.) All Training classes scheduled for the Month of April have been cancelled
9.) Important contact information:
Through the hard work and dedication of our staff, this adjustment will allow us to continue to service our members to the best of our ability.
If you need assistance, please feel free to reach out to your Union representatives
Judy Simpson-Public and Private Representative 618-751-3774
Kevin Fetters-Construction Representative 618-889-0848
Jim Hobbie-Construction Representative 618-751-3771
Brandi Bradley Public and Private Representative 618-889-3510
Jack Skelcher Public/Private/construction Representative 618-751-5841
Charley Ferguson Public/Private/Railroad Representatives 618-889-2446
Rek Wood St Louis/Bus Drivers Unit 314-773-9143
Kelly Byrd Public and Private Representative (217) 523-2002
As always, feel free to call our office at 618-993-5773
Need to make a payment? No problem..payments can be made via mail, over the phone or in our drop box at the front door.
We thank you for your patience while we adapt to shifting circumstances.

1.) With the Covid-19 situation escalating, schools closing, routines changing and so much more, Centerstone is providing meetings to connect with parents about the importance of self-care during these challenging times.
All parents in Illinois are welcome to attend any or all of the following meetings. Each one will be held from 6-8 p.m.
• Tuesday, April 21 - Please join us by either visiting or calling 888-475-4499 or 877-853-5257 and using the following meeting ID: 974 448 993.
• Tuesday, April 28 - Please join us by either visiting or calling 888-475-4499 or 877-853-5257 and using the following meeting ID: 546 810 725.
• Thursday, April 30 - Please join us by either visiting or calling 888-475-4499 or 877-853-5257 and using the following meeting ID: 638 185 123
The purpose of the event is to ensure workers are being protected and taking proper precautions on the jobsite to protect themselves and others from potentially becoming infected. Everyone is encouraged to participate.

Attached are 2 toolbox talks that may be used for employers to get information out to employees. Also attached are some posters to hang at the jobsite or in the office. For additional COVID 19 resources click on the yellow star at A sample plan for COVID-19 developed by Construction Industry Safety Coalition (CISC) and revised by the AGC of America can also be found by clicking on the yellow star. Additional resources provided by the AGC of America can be found on this link: