9/11 LIVING MEMORIAL

Family Tributes

Survivors

Memorials

Pentagon

Shanksville

9/11 Reflections

1993 WTC Bombing

Items Collected

History

 

RESOURCES AND SUPPORT

image

Choose a State


 

Freedom Blooms (Troy)

 

Dedicated to: Victims of September 11

Type of Memorial: Community Garden

 

Location: Bicentennial Park

Address: Highway 231

City: Troy

State: Alabama

Country: United States

 

Open to Public: Yes

 

Description:

Purpose: To remember September 11 and to serve as a Living Memorial. According to Jennifer Martin, "it is our hope that as the garden grows, terrorism will subside, and freedom will bloom indefinitely."

Reason site was selected: There are already several war memorials located within this site, as well as veterans and police monuments.

Events planned for site: The city held a Flag Day dedication ceremony with the mayor, police, fire, and housing authority representatives. They will hold ongoing annual memorials on Flag Day, Veterans Day, Memorial Day, and September 11.

B on MAP

 

Contact: specialprojects@troycable.net

Web Site: www.troyalabama.com

 

 

  About this Site | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Administration