Brockton: City comes together for peace march and unity festival

This weekend’s wet weather didn’t deter Brockton residents taking to the streets and gathering for the 2nd annual Peace March and Unity Festival. Kevin Tocci was there and files this report.

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Residents participating in Saturday's peace march in Brockton.

Residents participating in Saturday’s peace march in Brockton.

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Event organizer Jacob Tagger speaking to the crowd that gathered during the Unity Festival

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Event organizer and community activist Milton Strumpf displaying his “Community Spirit” award.

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Residents huddle under a tent during a downpour at Saturday’s Unity Festival at Keith Field.

 

 

 

 

About Kevin Tocci

Kevin Tocci is a Brockton area reporter and correspondent, and Host of Monday Night Talk which airs on Monday nights at 6:15 p.m. on WATD.