Welcome to the City of Quincy Contributory Retirement System. Our defined benefit pension system represents 1,657 active and 1,479 retired Quincy public employees. With an investment return of 13.28% in 2006 and over $290 million in assets, our retirement system is now 65% fully-funded. Known as the “City of Presidents” and the birthplace of the American Dream, Quincy Massachusetts is home to some 88,000 people. Once renowned for its superior ship building, Quincy is also the birthplace of two US Presidents, the country’s first commercial railroad, and home to the modern American institution Dunkin Donuts.