• Skilled Nursing Facility Care for Empire Plan Medicare Retirees

    Retirees enrolled in the Empire Plan over age 65 (Medicare) are entitled to 20 days of care at a skilled nursing facility with a required hospital stay beforehand of at least 3 days. Active or […]

     
  • PENSIONER PASS

    Passes are no longer mailed automatically. Call the BSC and make an appointment for the Pass Unit at 180 Livingston Street in downtown Brooklyn.

     
  • IRMMA NOTICE AND REIMBURSEMENT FORM FOR 2023

    http://mtatmba.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/IRMMA-NOTICE-2023.pdf http://mtatmba.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/IRMAA-FORM-2023.pdf

     
  • Membership Meetings Are Back

    We are pleased to announce that in person membership meetings will resume Thursday June 2nd. It’s a new location since the former Catering Hall Riccardo’s closed permanently during the pandemic. Please call to reserve a […]

     
  • Fios Discounts for Active Members

    Double the discount on Fios Gigabit Internet for employees! ·       New Increased employee discount on Verizon Fios Gigabit Home Internet! ·       Higher speeds at the same great low employee rate!  Now more than ever, we know how […]

     
  • IRMAA Reimbursement Form

    For retirees that pay a Medicare surcharge known as IRMAA (income related monthly adjustment amount), you must apply to get reimbursed. In addition to the application (below), you must include the Social Security premium notice […]

     
  • Sharing Passwords with Your Family: How to Do It Safely

    Protecting your family’s personal data from fraud and identity theft starts with good password habits If your family is like most, your digital life is a communal experience and personal data is really the family’s […]

     
  • Longtime TWU President Sonny Hall passes away at age 89.

    Harold “Sonny” Hall, former President of TWU Local 100 and the International Union – and one of TWU’s most memorable and charismatic leaders – has died at the age of 89. According to his niece, […]

     
  • RR Pass Approved for non represented employees

    Dear Colleagues, Although the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to put pressure on the MTA’s financial position, I’m pleased to announce that we are now able to approve a two percent general wage increase […]

     
  • Social Security Changes for 2022

    Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for approximately 70 million Americans will increase 5.9 percent in 2022. The 5.9 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits payable to more than 64 million […]