September 7, 2011

City of Arlington to hold 9/11 Ceremony at Heroes’ Park

Who: City of Arlington Fire Department
What: 9/11 Ceremony
When: September 11, 2011 at 8:30 AM
Where: Heroes’ Park, 2100 W. Green Oaks, Arlington, 76013
Why: 10 Year Anniversary

Schedule of Events

8:30 – Pre-Posting of the Guard

8:40 – Gathering/Seating of the Dignitaries

8:45 – Welcome (Fire Chief Crowson)
Prayer from FD Chaplin
Amazing Grace with bagpipes

8:48 – Commencement of the Ceremony
Introductions/Opening Remarks (Mayor, Police, Fire)
Call to Order (Honor Guard OIC)
Bell Ceremony accompanied by the setting of the wreath
Rifle Volley
Lowering of the Flag accompanied by the playing of Taps
Moment of Silence (one minute)
OG presents AFD Flag to Fire Chief Crowson for Hogg Family
Closing Remarks (Fire Chief Crowson)
Closing Prayer (APD Chaplin)

9:20 – Ceremony Conclusion

Note to media: We will be using cadets in the new AISD High School Fire Academy to assist with the event. Great photo and video opportunities. 


 



 

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