The 2016 Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) for eligible retirees and beneficiaries is 1%. The annual COLA letter will be mailed on September 22, 2016. The COLA is an annual adjustment to the retirement benefit of certain retirees and beneficiaries. It is based on the Consumer Price Index.
For general information, view our COLA Webinar. Refer to the letter for specific information about the 2016 COLA.
SA-22 ¾ Accident Disability
A ¾ Accident Disability Benefit is now available to Uniformed Sanitation members in the 22-Year Plan. Find out more.
If you are eligible to elect the plan, file Election Form #195 by December 31, 2016.
On March 17, 2014, a settlement between the City of New York and the United States Attorney's Office in the case of Goodman, et al. v. City of New York, et al. ("Goodman") became effective. The settlement impacts the pension calculations of certain members and pensioners who served in the military after September 11, 2001.
Please click here for detailed information about the Goodman Settlement.
Please click here for the Final Settlement Agreement.
Online appointment scheduling is currently unavailable. Please call (347) 643-3000 to schedule an appointment with a NYCERS representative.
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