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New look to checks and check stubs coming soon

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

RSCD is in the process of changing their payroll processor, therefore your check stub or check will have a different look.  If you are receiving two checks or stubs they will now be combined into one check or stub.  This change is scheduled to occur in within the next 2 pay periods.  ... Read More »

Detroit Police and Fire Retirement System exceeds performance expectations for Fiscal Year 2017, holds assets of $3.1 billion

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

DETROIT – February 1, 2018 -- The Police and Fire Retirement System for the City of Detroit earned a 12-percent return, net of fees, in fiscal year 2017 on its portfolio investments and ended the year with assets of $3 billion despite paying out nearly $300 million in annual pension benefits. ... Read More »

Police and Fire Pension Board names new Executive Director, Assistant Executive Director for 2018

Thursday, February 01, 2018

DETROIT -- The Police and Fire Retirement System of the City of Detroit Board of Trustees has appointed David Cetlinski as Executive Director and Kelly Tapper as Assistant Executive Director of administration for the retirement fund, it was announced today.   Cetlinski, was promoted to the Ex... Read More »

Active Employees married to a City of Detroit Retiree are now eligible to enroll their spouse for health care coverage effective January 1, 2017

Thursday, November 03, 2016

Please visit the online system www.mydetroitbenefits.com to enroll your retired spouse. Eligibility Documentation is required. You may also call toll-free (855) 224 6200 to complete your enrollment over the phone with a representative. Note that call volumes are heavy during the open enrollment p... Read More »

Statement from the Police and Fire Retirement System:

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

We applaud Mayor Duggan for addressing the issue of the projected pension system funding shortfall. We also appreciate his renewed commitment to fully funding Pensions for all Detroit retirees. There was a rush to enter into bankruptcy and an equal push to exit bankruptcy without a full analysis of ... Read More »

Special Health Care Funds For Detroit First Responders Covered Reimbursements To Expire March 31

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

DETROIT – First responders and their families may have unused funds in a health services reimbursement account that must be used by March 31, 2016 before it expires. The Health Care Reimbursements (HRA) for 2016 is being switched to a new third party administrator, Automated Benefit Service... Read More »

The Coverage: Detroit Bankruptcy One Year Later

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

DJC reporters chronicled the city’s recovery from bankruptcy. Where are we now? Read More »

Exclusive Detroit poll: 69% say city headed in right direction

Sunday, December 13, 2015

A year after Detroit exited the nation's largest bankruptcy, a solid majority of residents polled - 69% - say city is heading in the right direction Read More »

Howes: Hard work follows Detroit bankruptcy success

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

One year after its epic bankruptcy concluded, Detroit is a city on the mend. Read More »

Detroit facing challenges one year after bankruptcy

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

One year after exiting its historic Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy, the city of Detroit’s balance sheet shows the city making some financial progress. Read More »

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Apr

10

New look to checks and check stubs coming soon

RSCD is in the process of changing their payroll processor, therefore your check stub or check will have a different look.  If you are receiving two checks or stubs they will ...

Read More »

Feb

07

Detroit Police and Fire Retirement System exceeds performance expectations for Fiscal Year 2017, holds assets of $3.1 billion

DETROIT – February 1, 2018 -- The Police and Fire Retirement System for the City of Detroit earned a 12-percent return, net of fees, in fiscal year 2017 on its portfolio inve...

Read More »