Join Mayor Aaron Richardson for the 2019 Memorial Day Observance on Monday, May 27th. The program begins at 12:15 pm at Fitchburg Fire Station #2, 2931 Marketplace Drive. This year's guest speaker is Alder Janell Rice and her presentation is entitled "Service Before Self - One Soldier's Story." The Oregon-Brooklyn VFW Post 10272 and Brooklyn-Oregon American Legion Post 160 will preside over the ceremony.
At approximately 1:30 pm the Fitchburg Fire Department Honor Guard will place a wreath at the Bob Schley Memorial at Gorman Wayside park, 2377 S. Fish Hatchery Road, in honor of the City and National military servicemen and servicewomen that paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving our country.
All are welcome.