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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.