Somerville Memorial Day Ceremony Set for May 31

This Memorial Day, the City of Somerville will host a ceremony of remembrance to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice while in service to our country.

The ceremony will take place Monday, May 31, at Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery on Broadway between Alewife Brook Parkway and North Street. Speaking remarks will begin at 10 a.m. featuring Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, Director of Veterans’ Services Ted Louis-Jacques, City Council President Matthew McLaughlin, and several members of the local Veterans community. Members of the general public are welcome to attend. This event will provide an opportunity for residents to come together after an especially trying year to remember our fallen heroes and honor all who serve.

The ceremony will be livestreamed on the CityTV Facebook page ( and broadcast after the event on GovTV (RCN channels 13 or 613; Comcast channel 22) and on the City’s YouTube channel (

For more information, please contact Director of Veterans’ Services Ted Louis-Jacques at 617-625-6600 ext. 4710 or [email protected].