Police & Fire Pension

A Florida Statutory Board of Trustees oversees, and city staff administers, the City of Gainesville Consolidated Police Officers' and Firefighters' Pension Plan. The board is composed of five (5) members; two (2) year terms): two (2) members appointed by the City Commission; one (1) police officer and one (1) firefighter elected by eligible members of the Police Officers' and Firefighters' Retirement Plan; and a (1) fifth member chosen by a majority of the previous four members and such person shall be appointed by the legislative body of the municipality. City residency required for the two (2) members appointed by the City Commission.

Summary Plan Descriptions (SPDs) and administrative budget:

The SPDs are only intended to introduce employees to the plan and answer the most frequently asked questions. 

Police and Fire Pension
Actuarial Valuation Reports 2019 2020
Government Accounting Standards Board
(GASB) 67 and 68 Reports
2019 2020
112.664 State Disclosure Reports 2019 2020
Financial Statements and Independent Auditor’s Report 2019 2020
Performance Report 2019 2020

Consolidated Board of Trustees:

Eugene Dugan (Firefighter) (Chairperson) 
Bruce Giles  (Police Officer) 
Steve Varvel (City Appointee) 
Walter Barry (City Appointee)
Harvey Lewis (Fifth Member)

Florida Department of Management Services Local Retirement Plans Actuarial Summary Fact Sheet