OMERS – 2.74% in 2022

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“OMERS announced that pensions will increase by 2.74% as of January 1, 2022. This increase is reflective of general changes in the cost of living measured by the Consumer Price Index and published by Statistics Canada.”

Mac Burrell’s 90th Birthday Celebration

Hello Everyone, Mac Burrell is having his 90th birthday this Monday, November 29th. His Son Chris sent me the details of his bash below. Hi John, Hope all is well. It’s Chris Burrell. I’m setting up a little get-together for Mac’s 90th birthday on Monday, November 29th. It will be at 12 noon at the Stone Cottage in Scarborough that’s …

Barbara Barnes and Family Funeral Notice

Its with deep sadness that we advise of the passing of Gord Barnes (#533) family members. Please see Gords note below. Further details will be posted when available. Our sincerest condolences go out to Gord and his family. My mom, Barbara passed away August 4th at the age of 92 followed by my nephew Jeff Barnes October 30th age 48, …

December Ladies Luncheon

Hello Everyone,  It’s time for a long sought after Scarborough Firefighters Retirees Ladies lunch.  It was our thought that this venue would be safer than a pub and give the ladies a chance to get out of the house before the Christmas rush.  We’ve reserved a room at the Mandarin restaurant in Pickering at Kingston Rd and Brock Rd. The date …

TPFFA Cookbook Fundraiser

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Christmas is coming and here’s a gift idea to get things going! The Toronto Professional Firefighters cookbook has arrived and is now ready for purchase!“Pot on the Stove” features recipes submitted by members past and present. From fire hall favourites to home-cooked classics, main course meals, and decadent desserts, there’s guaranteed to be a recipe that will become a favourite. …

City of Toronto/OMERS Contacts

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Below is the contact information for the City of Toronto and OMERS. Please note – in the event of a Retired Toronto Fire Fighters passing the estate/executor should contact the City to see if there are any entitlements owed (eg. life insurance). Also see Life Insurance, Article 1203 (added to RESOURCES tab) City of Toronto TEAM Central (Option 4) — …

Travel Advisory Lifted

from Snowbirdadviser Insurance Canada lifts Global Travel Advisory to avoid non-essential travel for fully vaccinated Canadians On October 21, 2021, the Government of Canada lifted its Level 3 Global COVID-19 Travel Advisory to avoid non-essential travel for fully vaccinated Canadians COVID-19 travel advisories are now being issued on a country/regional basis. As a result, travel advisory levels have now been lowered for many popular snowbird destinations to Level …

IAFF LODD: Firefighter Pierre Lacroix, Montreal IAFF L125

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Brothers and Sisters, (from TPFFA L3888) Details have now been confirmed for the ceremony for Pierre Lacroix. The following info was received from the OPFFA ATTENTION ALL OPFFA LOCALS:  Please see current information shared by Montreal President Christ Ross regarding the LODD Funeral for Montreal Firefighter Pierre Lacroix.  We will forward updates as we receive them.  Please take note that …

Toy Drive Volunteers

L3888 – UNION NOTICE: #21-180 Monday, October 18, 2021 Subject: Toy Drive – Volunteers Needed We are approaching our peak time of year and are looking for volunteers. We have decided to run a volunteer orientation session to meet and greet all of you, as well as ensure the smooth operation of the warehouse. If you would like to be …