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A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped (Credit: Angela Gaul)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped with an American flag on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The 34-foot-tall steel beam will eventually be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A WTC beam arrives in Yonkers

A beam from the World Trade Center arrives in Yonkers and will be incorporated into a monument at Conor Park during this year's ceremony marking the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped with a U.S. flag on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The 34-foot-tall steel beam eventually will be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped with an American flag on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The 34-foot-tall steel beam will eventually be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped with a U.S. flag on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The 34-foot-tall steel beam will eventually be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

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Yonkers police officers line up on South Broadway
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Yonkers police officers line up on South Broadway in a tribute to a steel beam recovered from Ground Zero as it stops outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The 34-foot-tall steel beam eventually will be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

City of Yonkers employees reach out to touch
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

City of Yonkers employees reach out to touch a steel beam recovered from Ground Zero outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The 34-foot-tall steel beam eventually will be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped with a U.S. flag on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The steel beam eventually will be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

From left, Yonkers City Councilman Dennis Shepherd and
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

From left, Yonkers City Councilman Dennis Shepherd and Mayor Mike Spano pose with two influential donors, Ralph Puma and Henry Djonbalaj, in front of a steel beam recovered from Ground Zero on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The beam eventually will be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A steel beam from Ground Zero is draped with an American flag on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The steel beam is bent as a result of impact on Sept. 11, 2001. (Aug. 29, 2012)

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A steel beam recovered from Ground Zero is
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A steel beam recovered from Ground Zero is placed outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The 34-foot-tall steel beam eventually will be added to a 9/11 memorial in Conor Park and dedicated on the upcoming anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard marches past
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard marches past a steel beam from Ground Zero on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The steel beam is bent as a result of impact on Sept. 11, 2001. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard stands in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard stands in front of a steel beam from Ground Zero on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The steel beam is bent as a result of impact on Sept. 11, 2001. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard stands in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard stands in front of a steel beam from Ground Zero brought on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. The steel beam is bent as a result of impact on Sept. 11, 2001. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Yonkers Police Officer Matthew Courtien holds a U.S.
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Yonkers Police Officer Matthew Courtien holds a U.S. flag in an honor guard outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. (Aug. 29, 2012)

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Yonkers Police Officer Andrew Bargamian marches past a
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

Yonkers Police Officer Andrew Bargamian marches past a 34-foot-tall beam recovered from the World Trade Center as he participates in an honor guard outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard, including Sgt.
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard, including Sgt. Anthony Baiocco, far right, stands in front of a steel beam recovered from Ground Zero and placed on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard stands in
(Credit: Angela Gaul)

A Yonkers Police Department honor guard stands in front of a steel beam recovered from Ground Zero and placed on a flatbed truck outside the Yonkers Police Department and Immaculate Conception St. Mary's Church in downtown Yonkers. (Aug. 29, 2012)

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