Boston, Mayor Menino, and Governor Patrick Call for Moment of
Silence at 2:50 Monday Afternoon
One Minute of Silence Followed by Ringing of Bells Across the
Mayor Thomas M. Menino, Governor Deval
L. Patrick, and One Fund Boston are calling upon Boston and all
communities across the Commonwealth to join together in a Moment of
Silence Monday afternoon, exactly one week following the Boston
The minute of silence will take place at 2:50 p.m. to honor the
victims of the attacks and their families. It will be followed by
the ringing of bells throughout Boston and the Commonwealth.
Mayor Menino and Governor Patrick are humbled by the support shown
by the public and the business community, and they continue to
encourage everyone to visit onefundboston.org to make a donation to
help the victims of this tragedy.