Any member of the Firefighters' Pension Fund who has attained or attains age 60 years shall be retired by the board on the first day of the calendar month next following the month in which the member attains age 60 years, provided that, upon the written request of the member, approved by the department head, the board may continue the member in service for periods not to extend beyond age 70 years. Upon retirement, the member shall receive a superannuation pension provided for in § 39.315, if the member has 15 or more years of credited service.
(1957 Rev. Ords., § 2.1115; 1992 Code, § 35-95)  (Ord. 110-89, passed 10-16-1989; Ord. 118-16, passed 12-20-2016)