News and Updates

Recent Website & Document Updates


Contact Us if Your Payment Information is Delayed

06/06/2017 - Contact MCERA as soon as possible if your monthly payment or deposit confirmation does not arrive when you expect it.

Notify MCERA if Your Medicare Part B Premium Increased

04/05/2017 - Effective January 1, 2017, Medicare Part B premiums increased for most people. If you receive a reimbursement of this premium in your monthly MCERA retirement benefit payment, send us the proof of increase and we will adjust your monthly reimbursement.

Open Enrollment for Retiree Vision Care Begins March 13

03/10/2017 - Open enrollment is your opportunity to enroll in the plan, terminate your plan, or make changes to your dependent coverage.

April 2017 Retiree COLA: 3% - MCERA

03/10/2017 - At the February meeting, the Retirement Board affirmed the actuary's calculation of a 3% cost of living adjustment (COLA) for the plan. The actual amount of your retiree COLA depends upon the employer and/or tier from which you retired, and your date of retirement. Maximum COLAs are 2%, 3% or 4%.