Annual Veterans Day ceremony canceled


A traditional ceremony held every year on Veterans Day is canceled this year due to coronavirus pandemic social distancing restrictions, officials say.

“The annual ceremony in
Veterans Park will not take place due to the Governor’s Executive Order which restricts gatherings to 50 people,” said Rome
Mayor Jacqueline Izzo in a statement.

However, from 3 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15, there will be a Veterans Day Memorial Service at St. Peters Church located at 200 North James St. Masks and social distancing will be required during the event.

For more information,
go online to: or by
calling 315-336-5072.


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