9/11 tributes across the Western Slope
Published: Sep. 8, 2021 at 3:23 PM MDT|Updated: Sep. 9, 2021 at 4:24 PM MDT
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - In memory of 9/11, various organizations across the Western Slope are hosting their own tributes to honor those who lost their lives.
- Technical College of the Rockies
- When: Saturday, Sept. 11 at 9 a.m.
- Where: Technical College of the Rockies Campus located at 1765 Hwy 50
- All local fire departments, law enforcement, emergency medical service agencies, as well as the public, are invited to attend.
Grand Junction, Colo.
- Grand Junction Fire Department
- When: Saturday, Sept. 11 at 10 a.m.
- Where: Grand Junction Fire Department Administration Building located at 625 Ute Ave. (Meet at the memorial sculpture east of the building).
- The GJFD will take time to remember the lives of those who were lost. The department will also dedicate a new art piece sponsored by their recent fire academy.
- Mesa County Republican Party
- When: Saturday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m.
- Where: Mesa County Old Courthouse located at 544 Rood Ave.
- The MCRP invites the public to attend a candlelight vigil in remembrance of 9/11 and the 13 fallen heroes that gave their lives in Afghanistan.
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