News and Announcements

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Castle Rock Fire and Rescue remembers 9/11


Americans who are old enough to remember 9/11 can recall exactly where they were when they first heard the news of the terrorist attacks. As a nation, we’ll mark the 15th anniversary of 9/11 on Sunday.

More than 3,000 people were killed in those attacks, including more than 400 police officers and firefighters. To remember those lost, the Castle Rock Fire and Rescue Department will continue its tradition of hosting a 9/11 remembrance ceremony.

The public is invited to attend this short memorial service. It will begin at 7:50 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11, at Fire Headquarters, 300 Perry St.

“Remembering events such as this is a way to honor those who were lost, and express gratitude for the freedoms we enjoy,” said Castle Rock Fire Chief Art Morales. “9/11 touched lives in every corner of our great nation.”

The ceremony will include the Castle Rock Police Department Honor Guard, a moment of silence, and the traditional bell-ringing ceremony for fallen firefighters. The service is expected to last until 8:30 a.m.

Learn more about the Castle Rock Fire and Rescue Department at

Get Town news straight to your inbox. Sign up online at, or follow the Town on Facebook (, Twitter (@CRgov) and LinkedIn (search Town of Castle Rock.)

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in News and Announcements


Climb4Change changes lives May 13

Posted on: April 18, 2017
town image

Castle Rock named top small city in U.S.

Posted on: November 30, 2016
town image

TABOR question to be on November ballot

Posted on: August 22, 2016

Tell us your thoughts about TABOR

Posted on: May 19, 2016
Town Image

Recall election set for July 26

Posted on: May 4, 2016