Information from the City of Pleasanton—
The anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001 will be observed in a brief ceremony hosted by the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department (LPFD) on Wednesday, September 11, 2013. The event, which is open to the public, will be held at the flagpole outside of Fire Station Number One at 3560 Nevada Street in Pleasanton beginning at 9:45 a.m.
The purpose of the event is to honor the victims of September 11th, their families, first responders, and all military engaged since that crisis.
The agenda includes some brief comments from the Fire Chief, the ceremonial ringing of the bell in memory of those who died in the line of duty, and the traditional playing of bagpipes. Members of both the Livermore Police Department and the Pleasanton Police Department will also be in attendance.
The ceremony will be followed by refreshments and tours of the Fire Department headquarters and Fire Station #1. For more information, please contact the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department at (925) 454-2361.