Gwinnett Fire to hold 9/11 memorial service

9-11-quotesThe Gwinnett County Department of Fire and Emergency Services will hold a brief 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony at the Gwinnett Fallen Heroes Memorial, located in the front parking lot of the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center.  The ceremony will be held at 9 a.m. on Friday, September 11, 2015.  Citizens and the news media are invited to attend the ceremony along with public safety personnel.  

WHO:                  Gwinnett County Department of Fire and Emergency Services

WHAT:                9-11 Remembrance Ceremony

WHEN:               Friday, September 11, 2015 at 9 a.m.

WHERE:            Gwinnett Fallen Heroes Memorial

Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center (front parking lot)

                                75 Langley Drive

Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046

Activities will include presentation of colors by a combined public safety Honor Guard, ceremonial wreath laying and keynote speech by an active-duty member of the United States Marine Corps.

Dignitaries will include Commission Chairman Charlotte J. Nash, Lawrenceville Mayor Judy Jordan Johnson, Gwinnett Fire Chief Casey Snyder, Gwinnett Police Major Paul Tucker, Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Mike Boyd and Lawrenceville Police Chief Randy Johnson. Representatives from the Boy Scouts of  America will lead the audience in the pledge of allegiance.

Author: Jason

Jason Brooks is the owner and editor of Grayson Local. A resident of Grayson for over 14 years, he loves the Grayson community and the potential it holds. A former pastor, Jason now works as a freelance writer. He has written for The John Maxwell Company, North Point Ministries, The Ford Motor Company, Catalyst, and several regional magazines as well. You can follow Jason on Twitter (@JasonMuses).

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