9/11 Commemoration Sunday in Park Forest

Statue of Liberty, 9/11/2001

Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- The Village of Park Forest will commemorate the 10 year anniversary of the 9/11/2001 terrorist attacks against the United States of America. The event will take place next to the Park Forest Fire Department, 156 Indianwood Boulevard, at the Police and Fire Memorial next to the large American flag (map below).

Beginning at 9:15 a.m., the ceremony will begin with the presentation of the colors by the Park Forest American Legion Post 1198 Honor Guard. Scheduled speakers include Mayor John Ostenburg, Fire Chief Robert Wilcox, and an invocation/sermon by Rev. Michael Sykes of Faith United Protestant Church.

The order of events is here on the Park Forest Fire Department’s website.