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Flags on the Bridge

remember_911-Buffalo-NYIn remembrance of the fallen heroes and victims of 9/11, a flag ceremony will be held on top the Scajaquada pedestrian bridge at Delaware Park on September 11. 2015.

The pedestrian bridge was renamed Scajaquada 9/11 Memorial Bridge in 2013, and has since been recognized as a place to pay tribute to those who lost their lives during the tragedy.

Since 2003, local firefighters, police, EMS, military personnel, and veterans have been congregating at the bridge, to participate in the annual Flags on the Bridge remembrance ceremony. This year, the community is invited to take part in the observance.

What: Flags on the Bridge

When: September 11th

Where: The Scajaquada pedestrian bridge – crosses over to Hoyt Lake at Delaware Park  (Rte 198 overpass)

Time: 8:30am to 10:15am

Purpose: To remember this date and time

Written by queenseyes

queenseyes

Newell Nussbaumer is 'queenseyes' - Eyes of the Queen City and Founder of Buffalo Rising. Co-founder Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts. Co-founder Powder Keg Festival that built the world's largest ice maze (Guinness Book of World Records). Instigator behind Emerald Beach at the Erie Basin Marina. Co-created Flurrious! winter festival. Co-creator of Rusty Chain Beer. Instigator behind Saturday Artisan Market (SAM) at Canalside, Buffalo Porchfest, and Paint vs. Paint. Founder of The Peddler retro and vintage market on Elmwood. Instigator behind Liberty Hound @ Canalside. Throws The Witches Ball at Statler City, the Hertel Alley Street Art Festival, and The Flutterby Festival.

Contact Newell Nussbaumer | Newell@BuffaloRising.com

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