City Plans Two Remembrances of White Plains Residents Who Died on 9/11

WPCNR RECALL. From the White Plains Department of Recreation and Parks. August 29, 2014:

This year, the City of White Plains will remember and honor those who lost their lives and worked to help others on September 11, 2001 in two special ways.
The City of White Plains Personnel Department and the American Red Cross will host a blood drive on Tuesday, September 9th at City Hall, 255 Main Street, 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Donating just one pint of blood can save up to three lives and is a truly meaningful way to give back to our community and our country, and to honor the heroes of 9/11. Participation is open to all. Pre-registration is available at Please use sponsor code WPCITYHALL.

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The 9/11 Memorial in Liberty Park, White Plains.

On Thursday, September 11th, six American flags will fly from City Hall as homage to the six residents of White Plains who lost their lives on that day in 2001. The Recreation and Parks Department will hold a remembrance service at 8:00 a.m. at Liberty Park on Lake Street, the City’s permanent memorial site for these residents. The ceremony will include the raising of an Operation Freedom flag, wreath laying, prayer and poem reading.
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