Tomorrow, Tuesday, November 11, 2014 is Veteran’s Day. The annual observation will feature a parade and wreath laying ceremony at City Hall Plaza. The traditional parade will begin at Longfellow Square at 10:30 am and proceed down Congress Street ending at City Hall Plaza at approximately 11:00 am. Speeches will then be made along with a wreath laying ceremony.
Vehicular traffic will be closed along Congress Street and the side streets that lead onto Congress Street from State Street to Pearl Street from 10:15 am to approximately 11::00 am.
Guest speakers include: Ernest Shorey, Andrews Post 17, American Legion, Master of Ceremonies; Senator Susan Collins; Portland Mayor Michael Brennan; Local Historian Herb Adams, Keynote Speaker; Reverent William Doughty, Invocation and Benediction.