Village of Ossining, Village of Briarcliff and Town of Ossining to Host September 11 Commemoration Service at Ossining Waterfront
(September 7, 2011) The Villages of Ossining and Briarcliff and the Town of Ossining will host a September 11 Remembrance Service on Sunday September 11, 2011 to commemorate the 10th
anniversary of the terrorism attack on the Twin Towers. The service will honor all who died on September 11, 2001 and will commemorate the brave service of all police, fire, and other emergency service personnel on that day and in the months following the tragedy. All are invited to participate in this community event.
The evening’s event will begin 5pm with an interfaith Memorial Service at First Presbyterian Church, 34 South Highland Ave, Ossining. The service will be followed by a Procession to Louis Engel Waterfront Park starting at 6:15 pm. A Candlelight Ceremony Waterfront Service will begin at 7 pm.
Parking is available on the streets around the church and at the Ossining Train Station. Municipal vans will provide transport to and from both locations to the interfaith service and the waterfront ceremony.
For more information, contact Town Supervisor Catherine Borgia in Town of Ossining at 914-762-6001, Village Manager Phil Zegarelli in the Village of Briarcliff at 914-941-4800, or Mayor Bill Hanauer in the Village of Ossining at 914-941-3554.