ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - On Wednesday, August 17, County Executive DiVincenzo is scheduled to be joined by New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino and law enforcement representatives from throughout the State at the dedication of the Essex County Search and Rescue Dog Statue at the Essex County Eagle Rock September 11th Memorial in West Orange at 12 noon.

The statue commemorates the role that dogs from law enforcement K-9 units had in the search and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center and Pentagon after the 9/11 attacks.

Please include these important dates on your schedule. We are requesting a reporter and photographer or camera crew be assigned to cover these events. More information will be released as the date approaches. For information, please contact Anthony Puglisi at 973-621-2542 (office) or 973-985-4119 (cell).