On Wednesday, September 11, 2019, the Elon Police Department and agencies across Alamance County will participate in a parade commemorating  the 18th anniversary of 9/11.

The parade of vehicles will visit the following schools:

Elon Elementary

Gibsonville Elementary

A.O. Elementary

Clover Garden Elementary

Western Middle School

Western High School.

9/11 is commonly used to refer to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks that occurred in New York City, Washington DC and Pennsylvania and resulted in the deaths of over 2,900 people and injured over 6,000 people. On December 18, 2001, Congress declared September 11th Patriot Day and in 2009 to be a National Day of Remembrance and Service.