The City of Coral Springs, with support of the Veterans Coalition of Coral Springs, is hosting a special Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 29 at 9 a.m. Join us as we honor of the brave men and women of our military who have given their lives in service to our nation. The Ceremony will be at Veterans Park, located at 8601 Royal Palm Boulevard (just east of University Drive).

Retired Lieutenant-Colonel David Harper will be the guest speaker. He joined the United States Air Force after graduating from Florida State University in 1968. He served in various roles including Chief of Plans for Aeromedical Evacuation of wounded for Desert Storm. During his service he earned the Meritorious Service Medal with oak leaf cluster, and the Air Force Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster.

Please join us in remembering all veterans and their families who give so that we may enjoy the freedoms we have today.

Then on Wednesday,  June 14, join us at 9 a.m. at Veterans Park for a brief Flag Day Ceremony at Veterans Park. For more information, call 954-345-2200.