Events to honor the victims and first responders of 9/11 are taking place across the State of New Mexico. Here’s a list of events KRQE News 13 has been made aware of:
- Firefighters with the Albuquerque Fire Department will do a stair climb at the Albuquerque Plaza Office Tower at 3rd and Tijeras on Monday, Sept. 11 beginning at 8:46 a.m. In full bunker gear, firefighters will climb the building’s stairs five times to symbolize the 110 stories of the World Trade Center.
- A remembrance will be held at Wildlife West in Edgewood at 10 a.m. Monday by ‘White Wings Over America.’ Admission is free.
- A memorial service will be held at Rio Rancho‘s Vista Verde Memorial Park at 6:30 p.m. Monday
- The ‘Ride to Remember’ in Hobbs will begin 7 p.m. Monday at Acoma and Navajo. At 8:15 p.m., a candlelight ceremony will be held at the Hobbs’ 9/11 memorial on Jack Gomes.