New Milford's September 11, 2001 Memorial Maintenance Committee will host a 9/11 memorial ceremony Wednesday, Sept. 11 at the 9/11 memorial, located along the Patriots Way parking plaza overlooking Young's Field.

Participants will begin assembling at 8 a.m.

The service will commence at 8:46 a.m. with the Water Witch Hose Co. No. 2 firefighters tolling the apparatus bell.

First responders, including the Community Ambulance Corps, New Milford police and volunteer fire departments will present and raise the American flag with assistance from military personnel.

Curtis Thompson will perform the Star Spangled Banner.

An invocation will be offered by the Rev. Michael Moran of the First Congregational Church.

Speakers will include Mayor Pat Murphy, state Rep.Cecilia Buck-Taylor (R-67th) and state Sen. Clark Chapin (R-30th).