22 years after the tragedy of 9/11

22 years ago, on a September morning, the world witnessed a tragedy that shook us to the core. The events of 9/11 left an undeniable mark on our collective memory, a day when innocent lives were lost and the world changed forever.

Today, as we look back on those 22 years, we remember not just the devastation but also the incredible acts of bravery, unity, and resilience that emerged from the ashes. The heroism of first responders, the compassion of ordinary citizens, and the unwavering spirit of a nation coming together in the face of adversity.

The legacy of 9/11 reminds us of the importance of unity, understanding, and compassion. It serves as a poignant reminder that humanity can shine bright even in the darkest moments.

As the City of Westmount, we honour the memory of those we lost and extend our deepest condolences to their families and loved ones. We also reaffirm our commitment to building a world where such tragedies are never repeated, differences are celebrated, and peace and understanding prevail.