GRAPEVINE: 9/11 Day of Remembrance Ceremony
Grapevine, Texas Please join the City of Grapevine Fire Department (GFD) on Wednesday, September 11 at 7:40 a.m. at 1000 Texan Trail, Grapevine, as we honor and remember those we lost in the tragic events of September 11, 2001.
Schedule of events is as follows:
07:40 am – Welcome and Introductions.
07:41 am – GFD Pipe and Drum Band perform Bells of Dunblane.
07:46 am – Flag will be lowered to half-staff, followed by a moment of silence in remembrance of the first plane hitting the North Tower.
– Honor Guard member lowers the flag
07:48 am – Remarks from Association of Professional Flight Attendants – Vice President Liz Geiss.
07:53 am – Remarks from Allied Pilots Association member.
07:58 am – Bell ceremony for fallen firefighters.
– GFD Honor Guard
08:03 am – Moment of silence in remembrance of the second plane hitting the South Tower.
08:04 am – Remarks from Steven Humenesky (FDNY retired).
08:09 am – Prayer of remembrance and for those left behind (GFD Chaplain Steve Bass).
08:10 am – GFD Pipe and Drum perform Amazing Grace and event concludes.