911 Decatur Memorial
Creating a 9/11 Memorial in Decatur, Illinois
Our mission is to establish a 9/11 Memorial in Decatur, Illinois.

We were honored to receive a historic piece of history, October 21, 2015.  

  This is a volunteer project and we are seeking donations to make this vision a reality.  
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911 Decatur Memorial Mission
We are incorporating an I-Beam from the fallen Twin Towers into a
9/11 Memorial on the Decatur Lake shoreline
  1. I-Beam from World Trade Center
    This is the I-Beam that has been awarded to Decatur, Illinois
  2. The approved site for the Decatur 9/11 Memorial
  3. Ariel View of the Mini 911 Memorial
    Picture of Mini Decatur 9/11 Memorial on the 1st Dedication last 9/11/2016. The actual Memorial will climb the skies to almost 30 feet tall!
World Trade Center
9/11 I-Beam Journey
  • August, 1966 construction started on the World Trade Center Twin Towers.  
  • September 11, 2001, planes crashed into the Towers.  They both collapsed. 
  • From the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, the World Trade Center Artifact Giveaway Program through 2 court orders allowed 814 artifacts to be awarded.
  • Decatur, Illinois was awarded one of the last artifacts on August 7, 2015.