Buchanan * Cortlandt * Croton-on-Hudson 9/11 Remembrance Memorial at Croton Landing


The Town of Cortlandt and the Villages of Buchanan and Croton-on-Hudson have embarked upon a mission to create a 9/11 Memorial utilizing surviving steel from the World Trade Center site.

The memorial, "Reaching Through The Shadow" will be constructed on the riverbank at Croton Landing.

Order your T-shirt & help support the memorial as you proudly show your support of this local endeavor.

Visit the "About Us" page to read more about the site and the design of the memorial.

Visit the "Donate" page to help make this Memorial a reality!

Visit the "Events" page to visit us in the community.

"Contact Us" if you would like to volunteer and be part of our community volunteer Task Force.

Please take a moment to view the pictures from the ceremony that took place on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 at 5:00 pm by clicking on the link below:

Learn more about the inspiration behind the Reaching Through The Shadow Memorial by watching this special YouTube video -- please feel free to "SHARE" using the links at the bottome of this page.    

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The BCC 9/11 Memorial is now complete including a remembrance garden!

The date of the dedication ceremony!

  • Date Sept. 12, 2014
  • Time: 5:00 PM
  • Location: Croton Landing
  • There will be a shuttle van available for those who need assistance. The shuttle will leave the parking lot at 4:40 pm.

    Recent News

    9/18/2014;  The Gazette article covering dedication ceremony on 9/12/2014. Click here to see article.

    8/13/2014:  News from Assemblywoman Sandy Galef August 2014 mentions working with the BCC 9/11 commettee. Click here and view Page 3

    8/1/2014:  Dedication ceremony has been set for Sept. 11, 2014 at 5:00 pm.

    5/25/2014:  Medallian Plaques are available at this link: Medallians

    01-29-2014:  The Gazette article - Hudson National Golf Club, Croton-on-Hudson 'Old Glory' Medallion Presentation

    08-27-12:  Steel from the North Tower arrives at the Buchanan * Cortlandt * Croton-on-Hudson 9/11 Remembrance Memorial site - click here for pictures

    07-30-12:  Transporting the boulder completed: click here for pictures

    07-26-12: The Gazette article

    07/23/12:  The Daily Voice Croton article:  Construction Begins On 9/11 Memorial In Croton 

    07/23/12: Phase I:  Ground breaking began on Monday July 23, 2012. click here for pictures

    07/19/12: Construction mobilization for the building of the Buchanan*Cortlandt*Croton-on-Hudson 9-11 Remembrance Memorial  (BCC 9-11 Memorial) at Croton Landing will begin on July 20, 2012.  The construction is expected to  continue for 6 to 8 weeks.   The Memorial will be built at the northern most point of Croton Landing.  Public safety barriers will be placed around the construction site.    If you have any questions, please contact at the Village.  To learn more about the Memorial, please visit their website at www.9-11remembrance.com.

    We apologize for the inconvenience.

    06/21/12 - Northern Westchester Examiner article: Cortlandt’s 9-11 Memorial Donation Lowered

    06/19/12 Peekskill-Cortlandt Patch article: Cortlandt Officials Tentative, but Likely to Contribute $15K to BCC 9/11 Memorial

    02/12/12 Save the Date ~ Share the Love with that special someone in your life and make a difference . . .February 12 - Valentine's Concert featuring founding member and musical director of the original Brooklyn Bridge Tommy Sullivan!

    09/23/11 The deadline to submit registration form to participate in the Town of Cortlandt First Responders Golf Tournament is FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7TH.  The Town of Cortlandt First Responders Golf Tournament will be MONDAY, OCTOBER 14TH at the Hollow Brook Golf Club.

    08/25/11 -The Woman's Club of Peekskill/Cortlandt who will donate $1 per ticket sale to their upcoming Wine Tasting event on September 25th at the Bella Paula restaurant in Croton on Hudson, NY.

    08/25/11 - Ronan Tynan benefit concertThe City of Peekskill Police Department who will be generously sharing the proceeds of their upcoming RONAN TYNAN benefit concert at the Paramount Center for the Arts theater in Peekskill, NY on September 25th at 3:00pm.

     08/11/11 - Andy & The Igniters, based in Westchester County, New York will perform @ our Wine Tasting event on Sept. 18th.  Andy & The Igniters is an accomplished band that performs an irresistible mix of American music ranging from jumping R&B & blues to honky tonk, swing and rock ‘n’ roll. To listen to a sample of their music, click here.

    7/27/2011 -  Wine Tasting - Sept. 18, 2011
    Join us for a Wine Tasting on Sept 18 at the newly restored Monteverde at Oldstone in Cortlandt Manor.  Go to "Events" for details. 

    7/17/2011 - New Website Launch
    On 7/17/2011, we launched our new website. We invite you to take a look around the website and tell your friends to come see us too by using our new Spread the Word website tool.