Portland Remembers 9/11 on its Tenth Anniversary; Sunday, September 11th.


By Carol McCracken (Post # 871)

Portland is planning a memorial march on Sunday, September 11, 2011 to remember 9/11. At 8 am participants will gather at Congress Square Park with the march starting at 8:46. At 9:30 am a wreath will be laid at the 9/11 memorial on the Eastern Promenade.

Members of the Portland Fire and Police Departments, IAFF Local 740 and city officials will march along Congress Street to the 9/11 Memorial at the Eastern Promenade in honor of the tenth anniversary of the attacks on the US.

Three wreaths will be laid for the three locations attacked at the 9/11 memorial.