TJ GIlmartin

Confetti is thrown from the windows of an office building during a ticker tape parade on November 6, 2009. The Yankees were celebrating their victory over the Philadelphia Philles in the 2009 World Series. (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

City Denies Request For Ticker-Tape Parade Honoring 9/11 First Responders

A Queens man who did recovery work at ground zero has been pushing for months for a celebration in the Canyon of Heroes honoring 9/11 first responders.