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News Release  

May 27, 2009
CONTACT: Media and Communications

City’s Memorial Day Ceremony
Scheduled for May 30

The City of Moreno Valley will conduct a Memorial Day ceremony on Saturday, May 30 at 10 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial, located on Memorial Circle at the Moreno Valley Civic Center.

The ceremony will include remarks from Mayor Richard A. Stewart, Mayor Pro Tem Bonnie Flickinger, and Council Member Jesse L. Molina.  In honor of all who have served, the Mayor and Knights of Columbus A. F. Chelbana Assembly will lay a wreath at the Memorial. 

Dedicated on Flag Day, June 14, 2007, the granite walls of the City’s Veterans Memorial include the engraved names of six Moreno Valley soldiers killed in action.  Pavers surrounding the monument include the names of both current and veteran military personnel.  For additional information regarding the Memorial or to purchase a paver in honor of a member of the armed services, please contact the Moreno Valley Parks and Community Services Department at 951.413.3701.

For more information about the Memorial Day ceremony, call 951.413.3053.


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