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In recognition of the tenth anniversary of 9/11/2001, the Rio Grande Valley Chapter of Blue Star Mothers would like to invite the residents of the Downtown Area Neighborhoods to join us in commemorating this event.

The event schedule includes a 5K Run/Walk to start and finish at Civic Plaza and which follows the same route as the Duke City Marathon. Barricades will be placed from 7:00am to 10:00am at all intersections crossing the following streets:
3rd Street – Civic Plaza south to Central Ave including Tijeras Ave and Copper Ave
Central Ave – 3rd Street west to Laguna Blvd SW
Laguna Blvd SW to Kit Carson Ave SW

The memorial and tribute for the fallen will be held at Civic Plaza at 10:00am.
The Rio Grande Valley Chapter of Blue Star Mothers can be contacted at 345-6724 or