9/11 memorial ceremonies held around Connecticut

Several 9/11 memorial ceremonies are being held in Connecticut today on the 19th anniversary of the terror attacks in New York City.

News 12 Staff

Sep 11, 2020, 12:57 PM

Updated 1,381 days ago

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Several 9/11 memorial ceremonies are being held in Connecticut today on the 19th anniversary of the terror attacks in New York City.
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim along with senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy will join the Bridgeport fire and police departments to honor the lives lost on Sept. 11.
All firehouses throughout Bridgeport will host a moment of silence at 8:46 a.m., which is the time the North Tower of the World Trade Center was struck.
In Milford, officials are holding a virtual 9/11 ceremony on YouTube and Facebook.
Two ceremonies are planned to honor the memory of the 33 victims with ties to Greenwich.
The first one will be at Cos Cob Park at 8:46 a.m. and will conclude at 10:28 a.m.
The second ceremony will be this evening at the Glenville Volunteer Firehouse in front of the steel memorial monument.
Participants are asked to gather no later than 6:00 p.m., and face masks and social distance will be required, and seating will not be available.
The town of New Milford will hold a 9/11 memorial ceremony at the town's memorial in Patriot's Way.
The service will begin at 8:46 a.m. by the memorial near the railroad station.
 


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