Leadership

Retired Firemen Cannot Work for City

Issue 5 and Volume 78.

Retired Firemen Cannot Work for City Refer J. Quigley, deputy chief in charge of the division of pensions in the New York fire department has sent to the 1,800 former members of the N. Y. F. D. who are now on the pension rolls, the following notice, warning them that it is a violation of law to accept employment under the city, county or state while drawing a pension from the municipality. The notice was attached to all pension checks sent out this week for payment of pensions due August 1st. The notice runs as follows: “Important Order To Fire Pensioners.” “Your attention is directed to Chapter 201, Laws of New York 1916, relative to the suspension of pension in case of accepting employment in the City, County or State Service. “ ‘Section 1560, Greater New York Charter. “ 1. If a person who may hereafter he awarded a pension…

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