On Monday, September 11 the Brockport Volunteer Firefighter’s Association will hold their 16th Annual 9/11 Vigil at the F. F. Capen Hose Fire Station #4, 237 South Main St., Brockport.
This is a beautiful and important event to remember the victims and heroes of September 11, 2001.
The vigil begins at 8:30 a.m. with a short opening ceremony. Flags will be lowered to half staff
and the tolling of the bell will take place at 8:47 a.m. (the time the first plane hit the Twin Towers).
All day long uniformed honor guard’s will be posted at the monument. Uniformed fire, police, EMS and military members are invited to please come at any time to stand vigil.
At 6:30 p.m. the closing ceremonies begin with the Ring of Gold, circling the monument (all current and past chief officers from fire, EMS and law enforcement agencies to participate) and flags returned to full staff.