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City of Alexandria to Host 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony | News Release | City of Alexandria

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 rick.musejr@alexandriava.gov 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 rick.musejr@alexandriava.gov or call 703.746.5217, Virginia Relay 711.

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