The Rockdale County Board of Commissioners invites the public to join them at the Veterans Day Program on Nov. 11. The program will be held at 11 a.m., at the Walk of Heroes Veterans War Memorial at Black Shoals Park, which is located at 3001 Black Shoals Road, NE, Conyers.
“Rockdale County is proud to pay tribute to those women and men who served in the military on National Veterans Day,” said Rockdale County Chairman Oz Nesbitt, Sr. “We want to honor our veterans for their sacrifices and commitment to our country.”
During the program, Rockdale Board of Commissioners will announce a partnership with the Georgia Department of Veterans Services that will provide a valuable service to veterans. The keynote speaker for the program will be BG Randall V. Simmons, Jr., Assistant Adjutant General, Georgia Army National Guard. U.S. Sen. David Purdue, Congressman Hank Johnson and State Rep. Vernon Jones also will attend and provide remarks during the program.
In observance of Veterans Day, the Rockdale County Government offices will be closed on Monday, Nov. 11.