What people are saying: Austin officials, celebs remember 9/11

It’s been 15 years since tragedy struck the United States when planes crashed into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, affecting everyone across the nation. To this day, the country remembers what happened on 9/11.

September 11, 2016 - Austin Fire Department honor guard, Reggie Tait, right, rings a bell signaling end of shift with Roger Davis, left, assisting during the Austin Fire Department 9-11 Ceremony held at the Buford Fire Tower on Lady Bird Lake in Austin, Texas, on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016. The 9-11 event marked the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attack in New York City, Pentagon, and UA93 plane crash in Pennsylvania. RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN)

September 11, 2016 – Austin Fire Department honor guard, Reggie Tait, right, rings a bell signaling end of shift with Roger Davis, left, assisting during the Austin Fire Department 9-11 Ceremony held at the Buford Fire Tower on Lady Bird Lake in Austin, Texas, on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016. The 9-11 event marked the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attack in New York City, Pentagon, and UA93 plane crash in Pennsylvania. RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN)

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While celebrities and public officials around the U.S. have expressed their mourning on social media, here’s a look at what Austin’s own are saying:

 

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