Mayor honors first responders who aided during Sunset Park subway shooting


A hero’s welcome!

City officials on Monday continued in commending those who played an important role during the April 12 mass shooting inside a Sunset Park subway station by presenting more than a dozen firefighters, EMTs, paramedics and fire marshals with proclamations for their heroic efforts that day.

“We’re here today to recognize some truly extraordinary heroes, some wonderful folks I get the opportunity to work with day in and day out, who walked into extraordinary circumstances that day at the shooting,” said Acting FDNY Commissioner Laura Kavanaugh.

More from Around New York