MARCH 9 BROWN BAG SESSION QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

Attached below are several documents that were provided by COSA Human Resources, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, and CVS/caremark in response to RECOSA questions posed for the March 9th Brown Bag Session.

APRIL MONTHLY BOARD MEETING

The next monthly RECOSA Board Meeting will be held this coming Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at 11:30 a.m.

PLEASE NOTE: This meeting will be held at Lions Field Adult and Senior Center located at 2809 BroadwayThis location will be the new permanent location of future board meetings.

Highlights of this month’s agenda include:

  • Discussion of March 31 Meeting with Human Resources
  • Discussion of May 19 Brown Bag Session
  • Discussion of July 26 TMRS Lunch and Learn

ALL MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND

FY 2017-2018 CITY BUDGET SURVEY

The City of San Antonio is seeking citizen input for the FY 2017-2018 budget.  If you wish to express your thoughts on departmental expenditures, special projects, neighborhood issues, or even your retirement cost of living adjustment and health benefits, now is your chance. The website can be reached at saspeakup.com

RECOSA Call for Volunteer(s)

RECOSA is looking for members that have experience with information technology, especially web design and social media, that are willing to volunteer their time to further the mission and objectives of RECOSA.

Specifically, we’re looking for volunteer assistance to:

  • manage the existing website and social media
  • create a new website utilizing WordPress
  • create and actively manage additional social media
  • manage member email correspondence
  • manage membership contact information
  • create and distribute digital communications

If you are interested in these exciting and indispensable roles, your assistance would be greatly appreciated.

To volunteer, please contact RECOSA as follows:

Email:  info.recosa@gmail.com
Mail: P.O. Box 12973, San Antonio, TX 78212-0973
Telephone:  (210) 504-9567 (please leave a message and we will return your call)

RECOSA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

2017 Retiree Benefit Matters Guide

The 2017 edition of the Retiree Benefit Matters Guide is available on the City of San Antonio’s website by clicking here, or by clicking here.

This guide is a valuable resource for retirees to reference throughout the year regarding their benefits, including medical plans, retiree contributions, health plan options, prescription drug plan, dental, vision, retiree/dependent eligibility, health care terms, contacts, and health benefit notices.

March 9th Brown Bag Session

The next Brown Bag session will be held Thursday, March 9th from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Central Public Library Auditorium, 600 Soledad St.

To reserve your seat, leave a message on the Retiree RSVP Line at (210) 207-7000 or email at hrcustomerservice@sanantonio.gov.

Representatives from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, CVS/caremark, and Aetna will be available to answer any medical plan or pharmacy questions you may have about your benefits.

As always, spouses and domestic partners are welcome to attend this event.

Light refreshments will be provided, but feel free to bring a bag lunch.

Free parking will be available in the Library’s parking garage.

FEBRUARY MONTHLY BOARD MEETING

The next monthly RECOSA Board Meeting will be held this coming Tuesday, February 14th, 2017, at 11:30 a.m.

PLEASE NOTE: This meeting will be held at the Generations Federal Credit Union located at 9311 San Pedro Ave. – 11th Floor Boardroom. The location of future board meetings is changing and we’ll let you know when a new location is determined.

Highlights of this month’s agenda include:

  • January 25th Human Resources Meeting
  • March 9th Brown Bag Session

ALL MEMBERS ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND