City of Alexandria Hosts 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony

Event Date

Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Event Location
Market Square, 301 King Street


The City of will host a 9-11 remembrance ceremony on Tuesday, September 11, at 6:30 p.m. in Market Square (301 King St.). The purpose of the commemoration is to remember those who died, and pay tribute to those in the community and in uniform who responded on 9-11 without fear, acted without hesitation, and gave their lives to save others.

The ceremony will feature remarks from Alexandria Mayor William D. Euille, Alexandria Undersheriff Tony Davis, Police Chief Earl L. Cook, and Fire Chief Adam K. Thiel. The tribute includes the “Return to Quarters” bell-ringing ceremony and a musical tribute.