9-11 Never ForgetThe City of Vicksburg, in partnership with the local AmeriCorps NCCC campus, will commemorate the anniversary of September 11 with several service projects throughout the city and region.

More than two hundred young adults from all over the nation will be here to participate in service to our community. The day will start with a National Day of Service kickoff rally at the AmeriCorps NCCC campus gym in Vicksburg. From there twenty-one teams will branch out to Vicksburg Fire and Police stations, as well asseveral local schools and parks. Service Projects will also be performed at Alcorn State University and the City of Jackson fire departments.

'On this the eleventh year of remembering the tragedy that horrified our nation and brought fear to each of us, we now stand together to remember in service the strength of our nation.' Mayor Paul E. Winfield.