City of Alexandria to Host 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
For Immediate Release: September 1, 2017
The City of Alexandria invites the public to a ceremony to mark the tragic events of September 11, 2001, on Monday, September 11, 2017, at 10 a.m., in Market Square (301 King St.). The event will honor those who died, and pay tribute to those who responded without fear, acted without hesitation, and gave their lives to save others. In the event of rain, the ceremony will take place in the Lee Center Auditorium (1108 Jefferson St.).
The ceremony will feature remarks from Mayor Allison Silberberg and representatives from the Alexandria Police Department, Fire Department, and Sheriff’s Office. The tribute will also include the “Return to Quarters” bell-ringing ceremony.
For more information or for media inquiries, contact Rick Muse, Jr., Public Information Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703.746.5217.
The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended. To request a reasonable accommodation, email email@example.com or call 703.746.5217, Virginia Relay 711.
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This news release is available at www.alexandriava.gov/99382.