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Public Pension Webinar – Your Public Pension and Social Security

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

The Middlesex County Retirement System is pleased to resume our popular pension education program to provide our members and their families with up-to-date information about their public retirement benefits. This 90-minute webinar will include information on the retirement application process, retirement benefit calculations and payment options, and how your MCRS retirement benefits interact with Social Security. 

This virtual program is free, but preregistration is required. There are a limited number of spots so click here and register early!

COVID 19 Update – Document Drop-Off Only

Our priority continues to be public safety and the health of our members and staff.  The retirement office remains closed to the general public.  However, time sensitive materials may be hand-delivered to the office by appointment.   To schedule an appointment to drop off your paperwork, call 978-439-3000.  Visitors must follow all COVID-19 safety protocols required by the Commonwealth, including wearing a face covering.  

We remind our members that staff are available to assist you and to provide telephone retirement counseling.  Please email us at or call 978-439-3000.  Thank you for your understanding.

RFQ – Managed IT Service Provider

The Middlesex County Retirement System is seeking a Managed IT Service Provider. The System’s detailed requirements are set forth in the Request for Quotes which can be accessed here.  If interested, please submit a bid as directed by Friday, April 30, 2021.    

Welcome to Middlesex County Retirement System

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.