September 04, 2015
The Johns Creek Fire Department will unveil structural steel remnants of the World Trade Center during the Rotary Club of Johns Creek - North Fulton’s Patriot Day / Sept. 11 Commemoration event on Friday, Sept. 11 at 8:30 a.m. at the Newtown Park Amphitheater.
The Johns Creek Fire Department received the pieces of steel in June and the remnants will be displayed at Fire Station #61, 10265 Medlock Bridge Parkway, following the ceremony.
The community is invited to the free 9/11 commemoration honoring local first responders, including Johns Creek’s police, fire and emergency medical technical personnel.
The event will feature a keynote address by Alpharetta Police Officer David Freeman, who was wounded in the line of duty during a traffic stop on Ga. 400 in 2013. The remembrance will include remarks by Johns Creek Mayor Mike Bodker as well as patriotic music, a moment of silence and ringing of a memorial bell in honor of the fallen.
The Newtown Park Amphitheater is located at 3150 Old Alabama Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022. For more information, call 678-512-3200
9/11 Commemoration Event, JCFD unveiling pieces of World Trade Center and honoring first responders
Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, 8:30 a.m.
Public is welcome to attend
Newtown Park Amphitheater, 3150 Old Alabama Road, Johns Creek, GA 30022.