“Many members of the Rosslyn community were working here during the 9/11 attacks and recall firsthand the devastating impact they had on Arlington and our local community,” said Rosslyn BID president Mary-Claire Burick.
“I’m grateful to our property managers for coming together each year to fly the American flag to honor those who lost their lives on this tragic day. Even as time passes, it’s important that they not be forgotten.”
One of the best places to view the flag-draped buildings in Rosslyn is from the Iwo Jima Memorial.
Jeff Clabaugh has spent 20 years covering the Washington region's economy and financial markets for WTOP as part of a partnership with the Washington Business Journal, and officially joined the WTOP newsroom staff in January 2016.