Honolulu will mark the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks Sunday with a procession in urban Honolulu and a somber ceremony in front of city hall’s eternal flame.
Following the gathering, Honolulu Hale will be illuminated in red, white and blue.
Nine people with Hawaii ties died in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in New York and Washington:
The mayor’s annual 9/11 Remembrance Walk begins at 5 p.m. Sunday in front of Honolulu Police Department headquarters.
First responders, city officials and members of the public will participate.
The walk begins with a ceremony in front of HPD headquarters, followed by a procession to Honolulu Fire Department headquarters at South and Queen streets.
From HFD, the procession will make its way to the eternal flame at Honolulu Hale, where Mayor Kirk Caldwell and Father Rheo Ofalsa of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Honolulu will speak.
The ceremony will include music, an oli, and a playing of “Taps” for the victims of the attacks.
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