Here's what the World Trade Center attacks looked like from Roosevelt Island on September 11, 2001.
Main Street WIRE Image Of Smoke From World Trade Center Attack by Vicki Feinmel/Linda Heimer
Below is the Roosevelt Island 9/11 Remembrance Garden
and the plaque in the Remembrance Garden that honors Roosevelt Islanders who died in the terrorist attack:
Anthony J. Fallone,
Kevin J. Smith and the firefighters who were based on Roosevelt Island
Deputy Chief Ray Downey,
Deputy Chief Charlie Kasper,
Battalion Chief John Moran, and
Battalion Chief John Paolillo.
Here's the beginning
of the 2015 NYC 9/11 Memorial Remembrance.
Vice President Joe Biden delivered these remarks today at NYC 9/11 remembrance
and the Wall Street Journal takes us Behind The Scenes of the World Trade Center Tribute In Light.
The Roosevelt Island Twittervese asked:
@deetelecare No, I am not aware of any 9/11 remembrance on Roosevelt Island tomorrow.— Roosevelt Islander (@Rooseveltisland) September 11, 2015
UPDATE 8:10 PM - Tribute In Light seen from Roosevelt Island.@deetelecare I believe 2011 was the last time Roosevelt Island had a 9/11 Remembrance. http://t.co/8MI4KmXZh9— Roosevelt Islander (@Rooseveltisland) September 11, 2015
Lights from the 9/11 memorial. @ Roosevelt Island https://t.co/bIMVz61CSN— Bruce Knotts (@brucefk49) September 12, 2015