Regional Training Program Announced
The Middlesex County Retirement Board is pleased to announce it is hosting a regional training program, Your Public Pension and Social Security: What You and Your Family Need to Know, at The Burlington Barn at Grand View Farm in Burlington on Thursday, April 6, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.. This is the first of five regional training programs that are planned this year. This free, two-hour regional meeting will provide MCRS members employed in the towns of Billerica and Burlington with important information regarding your public employee retirement benefits and the basics of Social Security.
Continue to check our website for additional information regarding the dates and times of upcoming regional meetings in your area.
For the 19th consecutive year since the law was enacted, the Middlesex County Retirement Board voted unanimously on March 15th to grant retirees the maximum allowable Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA). The maximum COLA allowed by law for retirees of the Middlesex County Retirement System is 3% of the first $14,000 of retirement benefits, or $420.00. This increase will take effect on July 1.
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The Middlesex County Retirement Board is pleased to provide our active and retired members, their families, and the public information about the Middlesex County Retirement System.
The website can be used as a helpful retirement planning tool, as a reliable source of important explanations of the public employee retirement law, and as a way to report current news about the retirement system.