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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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https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14795
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
9/8/2017 5:00:00 AM
The 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, Saturday, September 9, 2017 until Sunset, Monday, September 11, 2017.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14796
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
9/8/2017 5:00:00 AM
The Department of Central Management Services has received another 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, Saturday, September 9, 2017 until Sunset, Monday, September 11, 2017.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14785
Honoring Patriot Day
9/7/2017 5:00:00 AM
The 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, September 11, 2017.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14521
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
6/13/2017 5:00:00 AM
The 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, Thursday, June 15, 2017 until Sunset, Saturday, June 17, 2017.
https://www2.illinois.gov/Pages/news-item.aspx?ReleaseID=14464
Honoring Illinois' Fallen
5/24/2017 5:00:00 AM
The 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.