June 16, 2023

Mayor Adams, OLR Commissioner Campion Announce Tentative Contract Agreement with Uniformed Officers Coalition

February 9, 2023

Mayor Adams plows ahead with plan to privatize health benefits for 250,000 NYC municipal retirees

https://gothamist.com/news/mayor-adams-plows-ahead-with-plan-to-privatize-health-benefits-for-250000-nyc-municipal-retirees New York City Mayor Eric Adams is showing no signs of stopping an already-delayed plan to switch 250,000 retired municipal workers from traditional Medicare to a private Medicare Advantage plan – with or without the cooperation of the City Council or the support of retirees themselves. The city has proposed allowing retirees to keep their current benefits for a large fee ($191 per month), but the way things are going, that may not end up being an option. This proposed switch was supposed to take effect a year ago in January 2022 — but has faced stiff opposition. Meanwhile, some of those critics are urging the city to establish a panel of stakeholders to come up with alternative ways to achieve the $600 million savings that this Medicare Advantage switch is supposed to deliver. Medicare Advantage plans, which shift seniors’ benefits to health plans administered by private insurance companies, have become increasingly popular […]
April 4, 2022

Inner Imaging Body Scan Discount

4/4/2022 USCA has negotiated reduced rates for active and retired members Great News! Active and retired members can get a body scan for $375 — more than a 50% savings. Protect your health and be sure to take advantage of this awesome benefit. Call (212) 777-8900 or click on the link below for further information. http://www.innerimagingnyc.com/
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December 19, 2019

Uniformed Superior Officers Coalition Reached Tentative Agreement

December 19, 2019 NO ZEROS – NO GIVE BACKS 36 month term including raises of 2.25%, 2.5% and 3% respectfully  (7.95% compounded) and retroactive pay. Based on some additional planned OLR negotiations in the coming weeks, an additional 2.25% is likely (possible totals up to 10.25%) Other possible enhancements to our deal may also be possible (self funded). As you all know, our last contract expired on December 31st 2018 and we’ve been working without a contract for about a year now! We would like to thank everyone for your patience and faith in our leadership.  We could not succeed without your much appreciated support and faith in our ability.  Our number one goal is to deliver a complete package giving our Chief’s the deal we deserve! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Best regards, Anthony Pasquale and The USCA Executive Board