Newsletter - HPOPS and Upcoming Election 12:00:00 AM<p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: left; font-family: times;"><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><b>PENSION UPDATE AND COMINGELECTIONS<o:p></o:p></b></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><b style=""><font face="times">By </font><i style=""><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Bill Elkin</font></i></b><font face="times"><o:p></o:p></font></span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="font-family: times;"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><br>As your Executive Director Itake editorial license&nbsp; on the issuesregarding our pension system.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br></span><span style="font-size: 12pt;">W</span><span style="font-size: 12pt;">ith therecent city wide bond election, which resulted&nbsp;in the passage of the Pension Obligation Bonds&nbsp;<br></span><span style="font-size: 12pt;">by a wide margin, I thinkthat we all can feel relief from the possibility that the City of Houston would&nbsp;<br></span><span style="font-size: 12pt;">become bankrupt and not fulfill it&#8217;s obligation to maintain the threeDefined&nbsp; Benefit pension systems.HPOPS 12:00:00 AM<p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center;"><b style=""><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="5"><i>HPOPS</i></font><br><i style=""><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">PENSION BOARD ELECTION</font></i><font face="times"><o:p></o:p></font></b></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="font-family: times;"><b>In the near future two of the trustees positions on the HPOPS Board of Directors will be up for election. During our HPROA board meeting today, two of the trustees, currently serving on the HPOPS board, came to our meeting to ask our help in being reelected to their board positions.HPOPS Seminar 2017 12:00:00 AM<img src="" style="border:0px solid black;" height="1683" width="1361">