SULLIVAN COUNTY WILL HOLD A 9/11 REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH AT 12:00 NOON; EXHIBITION WILL BE OPEN AT THE GOVERNMENT CENTER LOBBY ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11TH   

(Monticello, NY - 7:15 AM) - Sullivan County Manager David Fanslau announced that Governor Cuomo has arranged for "New York Remembers" exhibitions in recognition of the 10th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. Sullivan County is hosting an exhibition now through September 30th, with special viewing hours of 8:30-1:00 PM on Sunday, September 11th. There will be a remembrance ceremony on Friday, September 9, 2011 at 12:00 noon.  The public is encouraged to attend.

“Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, the New York State Museum, and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum have arranged for thirty "New York Remembers" exhibitions that were organized as part of a statewide recognition of the tenth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

The exhibitions will give New Yorkers a place to remember the victims of September 11th and honor the countless heroes who came from all corners of the state to help in the clean-up and recovery efforts. The exhibitions feature historical artifacts from the collections of the State Museum and National September 11 Memorial & Museum.

The Lobby of the Sullivan County Government Center is one of the thirty “New York Remembers” locations.  The exhibition will remain at the Government Center until the end of September. The exhibition will be open to the public on Sunday, September 11th, from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM, to permit residents to view the exhibit on the tenth anniversary of the attacks, and the public is encouraged to attend,” said Jonathan F. Rouis, Chairman of the Sullivan County Legislature.

For more information about this press release, please contact David Fanslau, County Manager, at 845-807-0450, or Jonathan Rouis at 845-807-0435.

#30#

©2014 Copyright Sullivan County | Tell a Friend | Print this Page
Address: 100 North Street, Monticello, NY 12701  |  Phone: (845)794-3000  |  Contact Us