DOWNEY - The city of Downey will honor its public safety personnel with a concert Sept. 11 from 4-7 p.m. at Furman Park.Scheduled speakers include Fire Chief Lonnie Croom, Police Chief Rick Esteves and others. Local band Yard Sale will perform a free concert. "We look forward to celebrating and honoring our public safety heroes who serve and protect our community as we remember the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001," said Mayor Luis Marquez. Residents are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets. Food will be available for purchase. For more information, call (562) 904-7238.
********** Published: September 08, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 21