New City, NY, – County officials will join family members, clergy, first responders and others to mark the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on Saturday, September 11, 2021, at 8:30 AM. Those planning to attend the event should arrive by 8:15 AM.
For those unable to attend the event in person, it will be live streamed on the Rockland County Government Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/rocklandgov and will be posted for viewing to the Rockland County Government YouTube page upon completion: https://bit.ly/3bmUSAw
As part of the commemoration, family members will read the names of the Rockland County victims. There will be a tolling of the bell followed by a moment of silent prayer at 8:46 AM in remembrance of the attack on the North Tower of the World Trade Center, and again at 9:03 AM in memory of the attack on the South Tower. Four more bells will toll in remembrance of the attack on the Pentagon, the collapse of the South Tower, the crash of flight 93 into Shanksville, PA, and the collapse of the North Tower.
WHEN: 8:30 AM, Saturday, September 11, 2021
WHERE: Haverstraw Bay County Park, 21 Gagan Road, Haverstraw, NY