FDNY holds 147th annual medal day ceremony

On Wednesday afternoon at City Hall, Mayor Bill De Blasio and FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro presided over the department's 147th annual medal day ceremony.

On Wednesday afternoon at City Hall, Mayor Bill De Blasio and FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro presided over the department's 147th annual medal day ceremony. (6/1/16)

MANHATTAN - On Wednesday afternoon at City Hall, Mayor Bill De Blasio and FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro presided over the department's 147th annual medal day ceremony.

Sixty-seven people were honored for their resilience and courage in risking their lives to keep fellow New Yorkers safe.

Officials also urged those in attendance to never forget the 9/11 attacks and remember those who are still recovering from their efforts at Ground Zero.

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