Washington, DC – On Sunday, September 11, at 12 pm, Mayor Muriel Bowser, the Council of the District of Columbia, DC Fire and EMS (FEMS) Chief John A. Donnelly, Sr., and International Association of Firefighters Local 36 President Dabney Hudson will host a remembrance ceremony in recognition of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
The Mayor, DC Councilmembers, Fire and EMS Chief Donnelly, and President Hudson will honor the bravery of the first responders who served that day and since September 11 and pay tribute to the lives lost.
Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh and other councilmembers in attendance will present a proclamation on behalf of the Council of the District of Columbia commemorating the 21st Anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks and the important role that first responders play in protecting the residents and visitors of the District of Columbia.
A moment of silence will also occur in remembrance of the DC residents and the DC Public School teachers, students and National Geographic Society members who perished in the attacks.
Sunday, September 11, at 12 pm
Mayor Muriel Bowser
Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh and members of the Council of the District of Columbia
Fire and EMS Chief John A. Donnelly, Sr.
International Association of Fire Fighters Local 36 President Dabney Hudson
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Press interested in attending the event are asked to RSVP to [email protected].
The DC Office of Cable Television, Film, Music, and Entertainment will provide a live feed of this event. To view event online visit mayor.dc.gov/live or tune in on Channel 16 (DCN).