9/11 Ceremony

The Evanston Fire and Police Departments will hold a memorial ceremony to honor the brave men and women who lost their lives 18 years ago on September 11, 2001.

The memorial service will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., on Wednesday September 11, 2019, at Firemen’s Park, located at the corner of Simpson St. and Maple Ave., in Evanston.

The ceremony’s program will include:

  • Gathering of Membership and EFD & EPD Honor Guard
  • Posting of Colors, EFD & EPD Honor Guard 
  • Introductions – Brian R. Scott, Fire Chief, EFD 
  • Invocation & Reflection – EFD & EPD Chaplins
  • Honorable Laura Fine, 9th District State Senator
  • Honorable Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, 17th District State Representative
  • Honorable Robyn Gabel, 18th District State Representative
  • Honorable Steve Hagerty, Mayor, City of Evanston
  • Mark Shore, 9/11 Survivor, South Tower
  • Words of Reflection by Evanston’s Fire and Police Chiefs 
  • Bell Ceremony – EFD & EPD Honor Guard

For more information, contact Deputy Chief Paul Polep at ppolep@cityofevanston.org