Located in Belleville, Illinois, the September 11 Memorial Walkway of Southern Illinois memorializes the 2,977 innocent victims of the vicious, terrorist attacks against Americans on September 11, 2001. The memorial is also dedicated to the survivors and brave individuals that risked their lives. The September 11 Memorial Walkway offers many features that remember the events of the attack. The main walkway features a 7,100 pound-steel remnant of the World Trade Center. In addition to the artifact, bronze plaques line the walkway and chronicle the events of that infamous day.