What is DCREA?

  • A VOICE to City Council & City Management on matters concerning retiree health and pension benefits;
  • A GROUP to take any necessary or appropriate actions to protect all retiree benefits;
  • A VENUE for members to share social activities and to foster  friendships;

Who can join DCREA?

  • All retired civilian employees of the City of Dallas, their spouses or surviving spouses may be voting members;
  • All vested members of the Dallas Employees’ Retirement Fund (ERF) are eligible to become associate (non-voting) members.

Membership Dues

$1 per month ($12 annually) by check or by pension deduction (retiree option only)

$15 annually if paid by one time check (includes active vested employees)

Annual Meetings & Socials

  • Benefit representatives available for questions & answers;
  • Updates on retiree health and pension benefits issues;
  • Free lunch for member & one guest
  • Door prizes & Entertainment
  • Visit with friends and former co-workers

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Serve on the Board of Directors;
  • Attend Council and/or City Management meetings on pension & health benefit issues;
  • Join ad hoc Telephone Committee;
  • Assist Hospitality Committee with socials/meetings

Ready to Join?

Fill out and return the DCREA application found under  Forms  to Dallas City Retirees Association, P. O. Box 140264, Dallas, Texas 75214.  Be sure to sign the application at the bottom.