Romulus salutes heroes of terrorist attacks during ceremony honoring firefighters, both near and far

In Romulus, Sept. 10 was a day to reflect on the bravery of first responders who played a critical role in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and also a time to recognize local firefighters.

The city devoted a part of the day for a special tribute of appreciation for firefighters near and far.

Kevin Krause, director of fire services and emergency management for the Romulus Fire Department, said due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of the department’s promotions and new...