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Johns Creek 9/11 commemoration features fire, police chiefs

August 26, 2014

Jeff HoganEd DensmoreJohns Creek Fire Chief Jeff Hogan and Police Chief Ed Densmore will be the keynote speakers at the Rotary Club of Johns Creek - North Fulton's Patriot Day event Thursday, Sept. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Newtown Park Amphitheater.

The community is invited to the free 9/11 commemoration event that will honor local first responders including Johns Creek's police, fire and emergency medical technical personnel. Patriotic music and appearances by the Johns Creek Veterans Association and local elected officials are also planned.

"Our first responders are everyday heroes and a vital part of the very fabric of our community," said Mayor Mike Bodker. "We're thankful for our partnership with the Rotary Club of Johns Creek - North Fulton so our community can honor our local public safety officials on this day of remembrance."

In coordination with the Johns Creek Public Safety Foundation, the program will conclude with a request for voluntary donations to the Foundation.

The Newtown Park Amphitheater is located at 3150 Old Alabama Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022 (inside Newtown Park).

What: Patriot Day (9/11) Commemoration
When: Thursday, Sept. 11, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Newtown Park Amphitheater, 3150 Old Alabama Road, Johns Creek
Cost: Free