On the last Monday each May, the City of Monterey Park hosts a ceremony in front of City Hall remembering and honoring all who have died while serving in the country’s armed forces. Click here to view the 2020 Memorial Day message.
On September 11th, the City of Monterey Park hosts a ceremony in front of City Hall recognizing the National day of remembrance and mourning for all the who lost their lives and all that were affected by the tragic events that occurred on September 11, 2001. Click here to view the 2020 ceremony and message.
Each year on November 11 the City of Monterey Park hosts a ceremony honoring American veterans of all wars. We celebrate America’s veterans for their patriotism, love of the country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.
Honoring our Local Heroes Serving Around the World
The City of Monterey Park is honoring residents currently serving in the Armed Forces by displaying their photographs in the lobby of City Hall.
Residents in the military or their immediate family members are encouraged to fill out a registration form (PDF) and return to City Hall at the address listed on the form. Forms may also be dropped-off in person at the Recreation and Community Services Department counter inside City Hall.