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Posted on: September 10, 2012

[ARCHIVED] PRECINCT 1 COMMISSIONER JOEL QUINTANILLA HOLDS 9/11 COMMEMORATION

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Hidalgo County Precinct 1 Commissioner Joel Quintanilla held a brief 9/11 Commemoration Ceremony at 8:00 am on Tuesday, September 11, 2012, at the Precinct 1 Offices located at 1902 Joe Stephens Avenue in Weslaco.

The event featured a Presentation of Colors by the Judge Mario E. Ramirez Juvenile Boot Camp Honor Guard, Moment of Silence, Invocation by Pastor Jim Edge, the Lowering of Flag to Half Staff, and remarks by Commissioner Quintanilla.

Commissioner Quintanilla thanked all past and present servicemen and women, their families, and all first responders who assisted during the September 11 events. He reminded citizens to "thank" all servicemen and women (police, firefighters, EMT's) for the services they provide on a daily basis to our communities.

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