The ground-breaking ceremony for the World Trade Center Memorial Walkway of Southern Illinois in Belleville will be held at 11:00am on Tuesday, March 11, 2014.
The memorial will be located at 1125 S. Illinois Street near Firehouse No. 4. The land is city-owned.
A large steel column from the World Trade Center will form the memorial’s centerpiece. The new memorial will also contain a Flight 93 Memorial, a Pentagon-shaped memorial and a timeline of the terrorist attacks.
World Trade Center Memorial Walkway of Southern Illinois
1125 South Illinois Street
Belleville, IL 62222