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  • Special Board Meeting Recap 10/20/16 HERE
  • Media Report Clarification and 10/13/16 Board Meeting Recap HERE
  • Chairman's statement regarding the September 26 Special Meeting and Texas Open Meetings laws. HERE
  • (9/26/16) Important message from the Board MORE
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  • The Board called for the 2016 Plan amendment election in the October 20th Board meeting. All of the details can be found in the links below. Voting will begin November 14th. Ballots will be mailed to all active members and emailed to those registered for eCorrespondence.
  • Proposed Plan Amendments (30 min video) HERE
  • Plan Amendment Information HERE
  • Member Meetings (Updated 10/3/2016) HERE





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  • Proposed Plan Amendments (30 min video) HERE
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Proposed 2017 Budget Available for Member Review

In accordance with the Board’s Budget Adoption Policy, the 2017 Budget was presented for Board review at the October 13th Board meeting. The Board directed staff to review for further reductions and present revisions at the November 10th Board meeting. Time will be allotted for members’ comments at the November 10th Board meeting. The proposal as presented on October 13th can be found here.

Election Ballots to be mailed soon – Be sure your address is current!

To ensure receipt of your ballot for the upcoming election, please make sure your mailing address is current with the City in Lawson and sign up for eCorrespondence via Web Member Services HERE for email communications. Ballots will be mailed to all members and emailed to those registered for eCorrespondence.

September 26, 2016 Special Board Meeting Action

At the Special Board meeting on Monday, September 26, 2016, the Board voted unanimously to not implement any changes that would limit or restrict withdrawals from Retirees’ DROP accounts. The Board also voted unanimously to adopt this statement. MORE


Police Pensioner Trustee John Mays has resigned from the Dallas Police and Fire Pension Board. The Plan requires the Board appoint a police retiree to the open position to serve the remaining term. This term ends May 31, 2017. The Board is seeking interest in the position from current police retirees prior to making an appointment, which is anticipated to occur at the November 10th Board meeting. To express interest in serving on the Board for the remainder of this term, please provide a statement expressing your interest, describing your qualifications and including your contact information. The statement must be received by the close of business on October 31, 2016. Email is preferred to Lindar@dpfp.org or you may mail the information to Dallas Police and Fire Pension, attention Linda Rickley, 4100 Harry Hines Blvd., Suite 100, Dallas, TX 75219. If you have any questions regarding this process, please contact Linda at 214-638-3863. here. In addition, the Sub-Committee's presentation can be found here.

Member meetings will be scheduled in the near future to discuss the proposed plan amendments.

DROP to 401(k) Transfers for Active Members – No Longer Allowed

At the September 8, 2016 Board of Trustees meeting, pursuant to the authority granted under Section 9.01(i) of the Combined Pension Plan (the “Plan”), the Board amended Section 6.14(d) of the Plan to remove the provision allowing for Members still in Active Service to transfer amounts from the Member’s DROP account to the City of Dallas’ defined contribution plan. This action was taken to ensure that the Plan remains qualified under the Internal Revenue Code and is effective immediately.

Legal opinion regarding tax qualification amendment is available HERE..

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The Dallas Police and Fire Pension System provides comprehensive retirement, death, and disability benefits for approximately 9,300 Police Officers, Fire Fighters, Pensioners, and their beneficiaries from the City of Dallas.

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