It’s been 14 years since the tragic terrorist attacks in New York, Pennsylvania, and Washington, DC.
There will be several services in our area to remember the lives lost and honor the people who responded.
Savannah State University
8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. – A ceremony will take place in the gazebo . A bell will be rung at each hour and minute the attacks happened at the Twin Towers in New York City, the Pentagon building in Alexandria, Virginia, and for Flight 93 that went down in the farm field in Pennsylvania.
Bluffton Town Hall
8:40 a.m. – Jack McDonnell, Retired Battalion Chief for the New York City Fire Department, will speak at a ceremony remembering police and fire fighters who responded.
Christ Church of Savannah Bell Ringing
8:46 a. m. – to mark American Airlines Flight 11 flew into the North Tower of the World Trade Center.
9:03 a.m. – to mark United Airlines Flight 175 flew into the South Tower of the World Trade Center.
9:37 a.m. – to mark American Airlines Flight 77 flew into the Pentagon.
10:07 a.m. – to mark United Airlines Flight 93 crashed into the ground near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
Chatham Area Transit
8:46 a.m. – All revenue vehicles will pull over and drivers will stand outside for one minute to mark a moment of silence.
J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill
10 a.m. – Ceremony to observe September 11 and honor the City of Richmond Hill Fire and Police departments. Speakers will include Mayor Harold Fowler, Police Chief Bill Reynolds and Fire Chief Ralph Catlett. A moment of silence will be followed by the ringing of bells and taps. The event is open to the public.