NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) — President-elect Joe Biden’s inaugural committee will lead a National Moment of Unity to remember and honor the nearly 400,000 people who’ve died as a result of COVID-19.
The 4:30 p.m. CST memorial will include a lighting ceremony at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in Washington, D.C.READ MORE: North Texas Task Force Recovers 30+ Missing Children During Month-Long Operation
Cities across North Texas are also taking part with memorial displays.
Landmarks in Lewisville — including City Hall, the Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater and Old Town — will be lit up in amber.READ MORE: Fort Worth ISD Partners With Texas Health Resources Offering COVID Vaccine To All Employees
In Dallas, the bells at Thanksgiving Square, along with houses of worship across the city, will chime in unison at exactly 4:30 p.m. With residents staying home because of the pandemic, Americans are being invited to join in by lighting a candle in your window at the same time.
An amber flame will also be lit at Reunion Tower in downtown Dallas — in honor of all the victims of the novel coronavirus.MORE NEWS: Teen Arrested After Innocent Driver Is Killed When Grand Prairie PD Chase Ends With Crash In Dallas
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