Dependant Benefits

Dependant Verification (for information purposes) Please see the below notice. As per the notice if you have not participated in or successfully completed the Benefit Verification process you should contact the City of Toronto Benefits Department using this email – benefits@toronto.ca The verification process applies to retirees whether they kept …

Reminder – Annual Christmas Breakout Luncheon

Update/Reminder Just a reminder for the Christmas breakout on Thursday, December 14th. at the Harp & Crown PubLunch will be $10 for a choice of Fish & chips, Corned beef on rye sandwich, and Chicken wings. Gord will also collect dues for the new year, still $10 annually. See you there …

OMERS – 2024 Inflation Adjustment

from OMERS (November 22, 2023) The 2024 inflation adjustment is 4.42%. The 2023 inflation adjustment exceeded the 6% maximum by 0.51%. As a result, members and survivors who received an inflation adjustment on January 1, 2023 (e.g., those whose pensions commenced before December 2022) and whose pension is still in pay …

Retirements

Best wishes and congrats go out to the following on their recent retirements from the Toronto Fire Services. D/C Gary Muir (SFD #575), D/C Doug Jones (SFD #660), D/C Rolland Kuijpers (SFD # 694), Capt. Tom Kiatipis (SFD #557), F/F Al Ritchie (SFD #743), F/F Ron Bean (SFD #809) Welcome …

Mike Macaulay Funeral Notice

Mike Macaulay – 1957 ~ 2023 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mike Macaulay son of Don Macaulay (#160), passed away last Tuesday, November 7th, 2023 at the age of 66. Mike fought a tough battle with ALS for over 4 years. He was an …

Remembering 2023 TPFFA L3888

“Each year the City of Toronto recognizes and honours the bravery and sacrifices of the men and women who gave their lives for peace and freedom through the Toronto Remembers program, Remembrance Week activities (November 5 – 11th), and our Remembrance Day Services. We also pay tribute on Indigenous Veterans …

FYI – No Luncheon in November

Hello Everyone, Just a quick note to inform you that there will not be a November Scarborough FireFighters Retiree lunch. The Christmas break-out lunch will be held at the Harp & Crown on Thursday, December 14th. More details to follow. Fraternally, John V

THROWBACK THURSDAY

A little Throwback Thursday… Twenty-six years six months ago on Monday, April 14, 1997 – “Can’t Nobody Hold Me Down” topped the music charts, the Detroit Red Wings defeated the Philadelphia Flyers (4 – 0) to win the Stanley Cup and eleven individuals would become the last Scarborough Fire Department …

3888 Member Initiatives: GoFundMe

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Member Initiatives Wednesday, October 25, 2023 Subject: Member Initiatives: GoFundMe After the sudden loss of her Mom Help Baby EmmaJosh Arnett is organizing this fundraiser on behalf of Matt Dunn. GoFundMe-Dunn “We are heartbroken to share the devastating news of the unexpected loss of Meghan Dunn, a loving wife and …

Life Insurance Policy – Article 1203

Under the Collective Agreement between The Corporation of the City of Scarborough and The Scarborough Professional Fire Fighters’ Association Local 626, Article 1203 stipulated that “The Corporation shall provide a paid-up life insurance policy of three thousand dollars($3,000.00) for employees retiring on pension”. Please be aware that this policy is …