Lafayette Fire Department To Commemorate 9/11 17th Anniversary
Sep 09, 2018 01:00PM
● By Staff Writer
The general public is invited to attend to a 9-11 Remembrance
Parc Sans Souci, Downtown Lafayette
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 8:30 a.m.
The Lafayette Fire Department and first responders throughout the parish will pay respect to the fallen heroes and victims in the 9/11 attack 17 years ago. On September 11, 2001, 414 first responders – police, fire, ambulance personnel –died along with 2,563 citizens. The Lafayette 9/11 monument was erected in 2002. Memorial wreaths will be laid at the Parc Sans Souci 9/11 monument in honor of the lives lost. A moment of silence will be observed. Words of reflection and encouragement will be delivered.
The general public is invited to attend.