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Mayor Rusty Johnson, left, and Tom Lowrie, executive board member of the Winter Garden American Legion Post 63, attended Ocoee’s 9/11 memorial event.

PHOTOS: Ocoee remembers 9/11

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Mayor Rusty Johnson, left, and Tom Lowrie, executive board member of the Winter Garden American Legion Post 63, attended Ocoee’s 9/11 memorial event.

Elected officials participated in Ocoee’s 9/11 memorial event.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Elected officials participated in Ocoee’s 9/11 memorial event.

The police and fire honor guards presented the colors.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

The police and fire honor guards presented the colors.

The police and fire honor guards presented the colors.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

The police and fire honor guards presented the colors.

The police and fire honor guards presented the colors.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

The police and fire honor guards presented the colors.

The police and fire honor guards presented the colors.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

The police and fire honor guards presented the colors.

Ocoee Police Officer Duane Hunt performed the national anthem.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Ocoee Police Officer Duane Hunt performed the national anthem.

Ocoee Police Chaplain Keith Tower gave the invocation.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Ocoee Police Chaplain Keith Tower gave the invocation.

Tom Smothers, deputy fire chief for the city of Ocoee, spoke to the crowd.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Tom Smothers, deputy fire chief for the city of Ocoee, spoke to the crowd.

Saima Plasencia, Ocoee police chief, addressed the attendees.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Saima Plasencia, Ocoee police chief, addressed the attendees.

Ocoee City Commissioner Rosemary Wilsen showed her patriotism.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Ocoee City Commissioner Rosemary Wilsen showed her patriotism.

The Ocoee Police Department was well represented.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

The Ocoee Police Department was well represented.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Jimmy Brown, a former firefighter with the New York Fire Department, gave the keynote address.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Jimmy Brown, a former firefighter with the New York Fire Department, gave the keynote address.

Participants were encouraged to place an American flag on the lawn.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Participants were encouraged to place an American flag on the lawn.

Keynote speaker Jimmy Brown, left, spoke with Ocoee Mayor Rusty Johnson after the program.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

Keynote speaker Jimmy Brown, left, spoke with Ocoee Mayor Rusty Johnson after the program.

The memorial event was hosted by the city’s Citizens Advisory Council for the Ocoee Police Department.

Saturday, Sep. 11, 2021 |

The memorial event was hosted by the city’s Citizens Advisory Council for the Ocoee Police Department.

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