MANATEE COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES SALUTES 2020 SENIORS
By WILLIE CIRONE, Senior Correspondent | May 17, 2020 | FLORIDA
Story No. 051720103
Photo by CIRONE PHOTOSThe parade of Fire Trucks making there way down the route.
Photo by CIRONE PHOTOSFirefighters waiting for the opening ceremony.
Photo by CIRONE PHOTOSHonor Guard presenting Colors.
Photo by CIRONE PHOTOSSeniors lined both sides of the roadway.
Photo by CIRONE PHOTOSAntique cars, golf carts a little bit of everything in the parade.
Photo by CIRONE PHOTOSManatee County Search & Rescue
Photo by CIRONE PHOTOSManatee County Sheriffs Dept
Photo by CIRONE PHOTOSSeniors as far as the eye can see
With no graduation ceremonies in the near future Parrish Fire District along with Parrish Civic Organization planned and executed a reverse drive by graduation in less than two weeks for seniors in all Manatee County High Schools. Around a 100 seniors lined the street with cars decorated, they received goody bags full of donations from business's and organizations from around the county. Fire trucks from Parrish, North River, Duette and Manatee County Search & Rescue. Manatee County Sheriffs Dept coordinated the traffic plan, over 200 vehicles antiques, friends. family members drove by the graduating seniors.
This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.