GJFD September 11th Remembrance


On Wednesday September 11th people around our nation will gather together, share moments of silence, and serve their communities in remembrance of the events of the September 11th. The Grand Junction Fire Department and other Mesa County First Responders will honor the efforts of first responders on September 11th, 2001.

Between 08:30 and 09:00, GJFD crews along with other Mesa County First Responders will hold a silent remembrance along the I-70 corridor and other areas in our community. By participating in this remembrance, we hope that the citizens and visitors of Mesa County will join us in honoring the bravery and sacrifice of first responders around the nation. See below for a complete list of flag display locations.

For more information on this event contact Fire Administration at (970)549-5800.

Mesa County Fire Departments’ 9/11 Remembrance

Between 0830-0900 Fire Engines will display flags along I-70 and other areas in remembrance of September 11th.

I-70 Exit #  Description  Department 
Exit 19  HWY 340 Fruita  Lower Valley FPD 
n/a  23 Rd.  GJFD 
n/a  27 Rd.  GJFD 
Exit 37  Mr. Garfield Middle School  Clifton FPD 
42700 Hwy 141  Gateway Fire Station  Gateway FPD