Memorial to honor 9-1-1 attack on New York


The Evanston Fire and Police Departments will hold a memorial ceremony to honor the men and women who lost their lives in the terrorist attack 17 years ago at the World Trade Center in New York City, the Pentagon in Washington, and the related plane crash site in western Pennsylvania on Sept. 11, 2001.

The memorial service will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., on Tuesday at Firemen’s Park, located at the corner of Simpson Street and Maple Avenue.

Charles Bartling

A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio stations and business-oriented magazines.

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