Honoring the fallen...
Today construction on the Pentagon started. Here is a pic of the current work.
A Callery pear tree became known as the “Survivor Tree” after enduring the September 11, 2001 terror attacks at the World Trade Center. In October 2001, the tree was discovered at Ground Zero severely damaged, with snapped roots and burned and broken branches. The tree was removed from the rubble and placed in the careRead more about Survivor Tree[…]
Here is the latest on what is happening at the site. The Architecture plans. 911 Memorial interactive Museum-installation of lighting and hardware. Proposed language for the main plaque. plaque language 2
Here are some updated photo’s of construction taking place at the BFD WTC 911 Memorial site. We are anticipating over 100 yards of cement to be poured at the site.
Today at 10:30 this morning the WTC BFD 911 Memorial artifact exited the freeway and was escorted by Law Enforcement, Fire Apparatus, Ambulances and approximately 100 motor cycles from various clubs to station 1. The overwhelming emotional feeling cannot be put into words.
Bakersfield FIRE Department receives large steel artifact from World Trade Center for use in BFD 9-11 WTC Memorial BAKERSFIELD, CA. – Bakersfield Fire Department (BFD) has been informed by the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ) that our request for a substantial piece of steel from the World Trade Center for useRead more about Bakersfield Fire Department Press Release[…]
Thank you for taking interest in an epic collaborative effort of a communities endeavor to remember those that sacrificed so much on 9-11. First and foremost, I would personally like to thank Chief Greener on bringing this project together. His vision for this memorial has rallied the department’s NPO groups, community, and local businesses. ThankRead more about Welcome!![…]