Flags at Half-Staff through Sunset, Friday, September 20th to Honor Victims of the Tragedy at the Washington Navy Yard

09/17/2013 8:36 am
09/20/2013 8:00 pm



The Tragedy At The Washington Navy Yard

United States and Illinois flags at half-staff Immediately until Sunset, September 20, 2013

The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from the President of the United States of America that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff:

Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy at the Washington Navy Yard

Please immediately lower the United States flags and the State flags at all buildings occupied by your agency’s personnel until:
Sunset on Friday, September 20, 2013

If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact Mike Claffey at
(312) 814-3957 or via email at mike.claffey@illinois.gov.