Alexandria Hosts September 11 Remembrance Ceremony

Event will be held Tuesday evening in Market Square.

Alexandria will host a 9-11 remembrance ceremony  at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Market Square.

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," according to a statement by the city.

The ceremony will feature remarks from Mayor Bill Euille, Alexandria Undersheriff Tony Davis, Police Chief Earl Cook, and Fire Chief Adam Thiel.

The tribute includes the “Return to Quarters” bell-ringing ceremony and a musical tribute.

After the tribute, Alexandria City Council will begin its regularly scheduled Tuesday meeting at 7 p.m. in .


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