PALMDALE – The public is invited to a remembrance ceremony on Monday to mark the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and to support and honor the Antelope Valley’s local fallen heroes.
The Remembrance Ceremony will take place at 9 a.m., Monday, Sept. 11 at the Antelope Valley Mall (Main Entrance) located at 1233 W Rancho Vista Boulevard in Palmdale.
This year’s Master of Ceremony will be Lancaster Station’s Captain Todd Webber.
Palmdale Station’s Captain Dennis Kneer will be recognizing the fallen heroes and surviving families of the Antelope Valley.
Additionally, Captain Kneer will pay his respects to Sergeant Steve Owen, who was killed in the line of duty on Oct. 5, 2016. Sgt. Owen’s name will be added to the “Fallen Heroes” memorial pillars, which are located at the front of the Antelope Valley Mall.
The annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony is hosted by collaborating law enforcement and fire department agencies throughout the Antelope Valley.