Our mission is to provide "the sole exclusive administration and responsibilities of the pension trust fund" to include the accountability for all monies of the funds, making investments, and determining eligibility for and payment of benefits. The group was created by Article III, Section 15-1/2 of the City Code and Chapter 175, Florida Statutes.
Firefighters' Pension and Retirement System consists of five members:
Two city residents appointed by the City Council
Two firefighters elected by other plan members
One chosen by the other four board members to serve two-year terms