Saturday, September 11, 2021

Beautiful Picture Of World Trade Center 9/11 Memorial Tribute In Light Test Seen From Roosevelt Island Last Night - Take A Look at The Tribute In Light This Evening From Dusk To Dawn

Juan Carlos Garzón shares this beautiful photo of the World Trade Center 9/11 Memorial Tribute In Light being tested last night seen from Roosevelt Island.

According to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum:

Tribute in Light is a commemorative public art installation first presented six months after 9/11 and then every year thereafter, from dusk to dawn, on the night of September 11. It has become an iconic symbol that both honors those killed and celebrates the unbreakable spirit of New York....

WPIX Channel 11 News has a behind the scenes look at the 9/11 Tribute In Light testing

and you can see the Tribute In Light starting 6:30 tonight.

UPDATE 8:55 PM - Roosevelt Island residents gathered together this evening at Good Shepherd Plaza Remembrance Tree to honor their neighbors and members of FDNY Special Operations stationed here who died on 9/11.
UPDATE 9/12 - Here's video of the joint Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC) and Roosevelt Island Residents Association (RIRA) 9/11 Remembrance yesterday morning.

And Ellen Polivy shares this photo of the 9/11 Memorial Tribute In Lights seen last evening from the Roosevelt Island waterfront promenade.