August 2005 Volume 2, Number 1
In This Issue Open Enrollment – Health Coverage
Open Enrollment Open Enrollment information will soon be arriving at your home for the
upcoming plan year October 1, 2005 – September 30, 2006 if you currently
EyeMed Vision Care
participate in the medical, dental, or vision plans offered through the St. Louis
Congratulations To County Retirement Group.
Our Most Recent
Please review the 2005 Retiree Benefits Guide carefully before making your
plan selections. To learn more about the medical, dental, and vision plans,
In Remembrance of please plan on attending an Open Enrollment Event to become more familiar
Our Friends with your plan options. Representatives will be available to answer individual
questions and to explain the benefits.
Date Time Location
Monday 10:00 a.m. North County Government Center
August 29 21 Village Square
Take I-270 to Lindbergh Blvd. (Hwy. 67) Exit. Go about 1 block North on Lindbergh
to Village Square Shopping Center. Turn right onto Lynn Haven. Turn Left from Lyn
Medicare Haven into the Shopping Center. The Shopping Center is on the left (West) side of
Lindbergh as you are going North.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. Queeny Recreation Complex
August 30 550 Weidman Road
www.medicare.gov Take I-270 to Manchester Road. Go West on Manchester 2 miles to Weidman Road.
Turn right (North) on Weidman Road and go about ½ mile to the entrance of the
GHP park. Turn right and follow the road to the complex. Meeting will be in the
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. South County Health Center
August 31 4580 South Lindbergh
Take I-270 to Gravois Road. Turn Left from I-270 headed South/East until you get
Cigna Dental to Lindbergh Blvd. (Sunset Ford Dealership on the Southwest corner of Gravois and
Lindbergh). Turn right (South) on Lindbergh and go approximately 500 feet. Turn
left into the Health Center parking lot.
Two of our most recent retirees, Bob Peterson,
www.cigna.com Director of Revenue and Major Dave Pudlowski.
(Both are former Trustees of the Retirement Board)
Links to Tax Forms: Meet Our New Vision Provider
State of Missouri
for Pensions MO W-4P
iness/withhold/forms/200 Effective October 1, 2005, EyeMed Vision Care (formerly Cole Managed Vision)
5/mow4p.pdf will be your provider for quality eye care services.
EyeMed Vision Care’s Network consist of private practicing optometrists,
ophthalmologist, opticians, and the nation’s leading optical retailer,
Federal IRS Withholding LensCrafters®.
Certificate for Pensions
W-4P Receiving your vision benefit is as easy as visiting your EyeMed provider. To
locate providers, call 1-866-939-3633 and use EyeMed’s locator service or
http://www.irs.gov//pub/i speak with an EyeMed Customer Service Representative or visit their website.
DHutchings@stlouisco.com July 2005
Larry Burke Health
Jerry Cook Highways
James Finger Sheriff’s Office
Alma Giuffrida Revenue
Sandy Horton Parks
Betty Jones-Collins Health
David Littleton Highways
Robert McKay Sheriff’s Office
David Pudlowski Police
Janice Gragnani Police
Diane Maginn Health
Josephine Marino-Emde Revenue
Patricia McNeil Health
Maude Neal Family Court
Mary Smith Highways
In Remembrance of Our Friends
Though the voice is quiet, the spirit echoes still.
Norman Harms 05/17/2005 Family Court
Creola Rogers 05/20/2005
Margaret Hayden 07/12/2005 Prosecuting Atty.
Geraldine Koch 07/08/2005 Public Works
Ruth Koski 07/20/2005 Public Works
Roy Sander 07/17/2005 Public Works
Kenneth Schunzel 07/24/2005 Police
Rodney Stricker 07/06/2005 Police
Arthur Allen 08/02/2005 Administration
Carole Buchanan 08/03/2005 Sheriff’s Office
Tom Dalton 08/04/2005 Highways
Joyce Rives 08/07/2005 Health
News From Our Retirees
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