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Flag Honors

US and Illinois FlagsGovernor Rauner has ordered all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act to fly the flag of the United States of America and the Illinois flag at half-staff for every Illinois member of the armed forces, police force, fire service and other groups covered by the Act killed in the line of duty. The flags shall fly at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on the day of the funeral and the two days immediately preceding that day. For more information or questions regarding flag protocol, please contact Denise Albert at (217) 782-0244 or via email at denise.albert@illinois.gov.

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Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14464Honoring Illinois' Fallen5/24/2017 5:00:00 AMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff in honor of Memorial Day.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14406Honoring Illinois' Fallen5/12/2017 5:00:00 AMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise to Sunset on Monday, May 15, 2017.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14352Honoring Illinois' Fallen5/3/2017 5:00:00 AMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner's Office that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise, Thursday, May 4, 2017 until Sunset, Saturday, May 6, 2017.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14034Honoring Illinois' Fallen2/10/2017 6:00:00 AMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner's Office that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise, Saturday, February 11, 2017 until Sunset, Monday, February 13, 2017.
Honoring Illinois' Fallenhttps://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14020Honoring Illinois' Fallen2/3/2017 6:00:00 AMThe Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor Bruce Rauner's Office that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise, Wednesday, February 8, 2017 until Sunset, Friday, February 10, 2017.