Why was Veterans Day ceremony not observed in Everett?

Just wondering why there were no Veterans Day ceremony at the Eternal Flame located next to the Snohomish County Courthouse? The six of us who showed up did hold an impromptu ceremony, but we are trying to understand why one was not formally held.

Hopefully someone can provide an explanation on why this important day was not observed and what will be done to ensure future Veterans Day ceremonies will not be forgotten here in Everett.

Michael J. Perry

U.S. Navy 1988-97

Everett

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