SFFD to Host 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
10 a.m. at Fire Station 1, Sunday, Sept. 11
The City of Santa Fe Fire Department invites community members to a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 11, at Fire Station 1, 200 Murales Road.
Elements of the ceremony include: commemorative stair climbers*; an Honor Guard; the “Striking of the Four Fives,” a meaningful series of bell chimes to memorialize fallen firefighters in New York City; and, a memorial flower placement for the 343 firefighters who lost their lives while responding to the 9/11 event. Community members will be invited to assist in the memorial flower placement at the close of the event. Food and refreshments will be available to all attendees after the ceremony concludes.
*The stair climbers will begin at 8:46 a.m., prior to the public event, and continue through the ceremony.