WHO: Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Newton Mayor Setti Warren, Representatives from the Springfield Chapter of the NAACP, the Black Leadership Alliance and the Black History Collective
WHAT: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Remembrance Celebration and Flag Raising Ceremony. The Keynote speaker will be Setti Warren, Mayor of Newton Massachusetts. Mayor Warren is the first popularly elected African American mayor in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
WHEN: Friday, January 13, 2011
Remembrance Celebration at 11:00 a.m.
Flag Raising to immediately follow Ceremony
WHERE: Springfield City Hall – Room 220