Coalition of Retired Employees
Life Begins at Retirement
The mission of the Coalition of Retired Employees is to serve the needs of the retirees of the City of Fort Worth by:
1.Receiving information from retirees regarding
issues which affect them
2. Presenting retiree viewpoints to the Retirement Board
3. Taking a pro-active position with respect to benefit changes which will impact the retiree and/or the retiree’s eligible survivors(s).
Nine City Council Candidates to Speak
at May CORE Meeting
Fort Worth City Council candidates will be given the opportunity to discuss their perspectives on pension reform and health care benefits in front of a combined audience of civil service and non-civil service city retirees , Monday, May 4, 10:30 am at the Employee Retirement Fund Building, 3801 Hulen Street. Early voting runs April 27 – May 5 for the elections slated for Saturday, May 9.
All candidates have been invited to participate and will be given the opportunity to respond to the same four questions formulated by the associations’ leadership. Time permitting, some questions submitted in writing from the audience may also be asked.
Candidates who have committed to participate are:
District 2 – Steve Thornton & Sal Espino;
District 4 – Cary Moon & Danny Scarth;
District 5 – Gyna Bivens & Bob Willoughby;
District 7 – Dennis Shingleton & Andy Gallagher
District 8 – Sharon Mason-Ford;
District 9 – Ann Zadeh (unopposed)
Get the scoop on the Care Today Clinic for City Retirees
and their families along with information on
Compass Health Services for non-Medicare
Retirees by visiting:
Using Compass Health Services could earn you a $10 or $50 Target® gift card. Just click on "Medicare-eligible Retirees" or "Non-Medicare Retirees", whichever applies to you
Next CORE Membership Meeting: Monday, May 4, 10:30 am
The May Membership date has changed due to City Council Elections. The new date is Monday, May 4 at 10:30 am and will feature City Council candidates! It will be held in the boardroom of the Employee Retirement Fund Building.
CORE Board Meetings - First Mondays of
every other month at 10:30 - 12:30
No September meeting due to holiday
CORE Membership Meetings: - Second Mondays of every other month (*except March) at 10:30 - 12:30
Location: Retirement Office
3801 Hulen Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107
Coalition of Retired Employees PO Box 24536 Fort Worth, Texas 76124
email CORE at COREcfwMembership@gmail.com