Benefits Administration

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250 S. Fourth St., Room 100
Minneapolis, MN 55415
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Phone: 612-673-2282
Fax: 612-284-7989

Benefits at the City of Minneapolis 

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Meet with the City's Representative on the Deferred Compensation Plan

You can discuss how to set aside extra money for retirement through the deferred compensation plan with David Wrightsmith, the City’s account manager with the Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS). You can also ask questions about enrollment or review your deferred compensation plan. Schedule a phone appointment on his website. New dates and times are added periodically. 

Nice Ride Membership Discount

City employees pay only $30 this year for a Nice Ride annual membership. The total cost of an annual membership is regularly $75. The City will contribute $30 toward your membership cost, and Nice Ride will contribute $15. The discount is considered taxable income. You will be taxed at your regular withholding rate on the value of the City’s contribution.  Read on for the discount code and instructions for signing up.  

Farmer's Market Wellness Walks (Eligible for 250 Wellness Points)

Wellness walks are returning this summer with a new format.  The emphasis this year will be on visiting a farmer's market near you.  Walk or bike to your local farmer's market, share pictures and earn wellness points. Read more>> 

2020 Wellness Points Program

My Health Rewards by Medica is now delivered from a new digital platform by Virgin Pulse, a pioneer in digital health and wellness solutions.

Go to the 2020 Wellness Program page for more information about how to earn points and logging on. The deadline to earn 3000 points for a lower premium contribution rate in 2021 has passed,but you can still participate and earn gift cards.  

Contact HR Through CityLife 

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CityLife is an employee hub that combines all of the HR services available on the HR Service Center portal together with all of the IT services, products and support. Now it's easier than ever to find what you need and connect with us. 
Use the convenient shortcut on your desktop (pictured above) or go directly to CityLife. 
If you are a Park Board employee, a retiree or a City employee not using a City issued computer, you can still access HR through the external site.


Last updated Sep 8, 2020



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