At-Large Township Councilman Bob Russo, left, on Monday stood with members of the Montclair Ambulance Unit and the police department as Mayor Robert Jackson spoke at an informal 9/11 remembrance gathering Monday at Watchung Plaza. COURTESY OF TOWNSHIP OF MONTCLAIR

Members of the Township Council and a variety of local emergency responders gathered on Monday for an informal remembrance for 9/11, the terrorist attack that took the live of nine town residents.

Mayor Robert Jackson made brief comments at the ceremony at the Montclair 9/11 memorial site at Watchung Plaza.

Township Mayor Robert Jackson says a few words at an informal 9/11 memorial on Monday. COURTESY OF TOWNSHIP OF MONTCLAIR

At-Large Councilman Bob Russo was at the event, as were members of the township police, fire and ambulance corps.

The Montclair residents who perished on 9/11 were Michael L. Collins, Caleb Arron Dack, Emeric J. Harvey, Scott M. Johnson. Howard L. Kestenbaum, Robert M. Murach, David Lee Pruim, Ron Ruben and
Michael Stewart.

The 9/11 memorial at Watchung Plaza was decorated with flowers on Monday. COURTESY OF THE TOWNSHIP OF MONTCLAIR