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Flag Honors

The Office of the ​US and Illinois FlagsGovernor 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.

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https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=23509
Please lower the United States flags and the State flags at all buildings occupied by your agency's personnel from:
7/1/2021 1:42:17 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff in honor and remembrance of: Volunteer Fireman Mehdi Mourad Volunteering for the Wabash Fire Protection District
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=23443
Honoring Juneteenth National Freedom Day
6/16/2021 9:58:48 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise to Sunset on Saturday, June 19, 2021.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=23380
Honoring Memorial Day
5/28/2021 10:17:30 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff from Sunrise to Noon on Monday, May 31, 2021.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=23346
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
5/24/2021 9:35:49 PM
The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset on Wednesday, May 26, 2021.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=23166
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
4/20/2021 9:46:58 PM