Fayetteville pension fund debate drags on despite attorney general input

Posted: January 20, 2017 at 1:04 a.m.

The debate over how to save the dwindling pension money of 88 retired city police officers, firefighters and their spouses keeps going round and round.

By the numbers

Firemen’s Pension and Relief Fund

• Members: 47

• Average annual benefit: $27,400

• Range of annual benefits: $1,300 to $73,000

Policemen’s Pension and Relief Fund

• Members: 41

• Average annual benefit: $35,700

• Range of annual benefits: $4,800 to $95,000

Source: City of Fayetteville

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