(a)   Employees within twelve (12) months of retirement shall be allotted a maximum of one (1) working day at departmental expense to travel to OPERS or OP&F to correlate any retirement related affair. Verification of attendance may be required by the Employer.
   (b)   In the event that the Employee declines to retire, any leave time taken regarding this Section shall be converted to any authorized paid leave from accumulated compensatory time, vacation time, personal leave or holiday leave time available to the Employee.
(Ord. 23-17. Passed 11-15-17.)