Former New York City fire, police and safety officials, as well as airline crew members, will speak during a special “A Day of Remembrance” ceremony Sunday at Rumrunners of Cape Harbour.
The event will begin at 8:30 a.m. The public is invited.
Honored will be those who lost their lives in the tragedy of Sept. 11, 2001, including members of the New York police and fire departments, the New York Port Authority Police, emergency medical technicians and paramedics, military personnel, civilians of the World Trade Center and Pentagon and passengers and crew members from American Airlines flights 11 and 77 and United Airlines flights 175 and 93.
Also participating will be members of the Cape Coral police and fire departments, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, EMS, Coast Guard, Fish and Wildlife Commission, Sanibel Police Department, Fort Myers Beach Fire Department, American Airlines Kiwis, Harp and Thistle Pipes & Drums, harpist Barbara Kraichy, vocalist Terry Stewart, Kiwanis Key Club, Southwest Florida Doves, bugle player Bob Day and the Lee County Civil Air Patrol Cadets.
The event is organized by the American Airlines Kiwi Club, Suncoast Chapter.