Half-Staff Alert
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Half-Staff Alert - December 20-22, 2018
For Illinois Only

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:

Chicago Police Officer Eduardo Marmolejo

Please lower the United States flags and the State flags at all buildings occupied by your agency's personnel from:

Sunrise on Thursday, December 20, 2018 until Sunset on Saturday, December 22, 2018

*This order stacks on the Dec. 1, 2018, order for President George H.W. Bush. Flags should remain lowered through Dec. 30, 2018.



**When flown at half-staff or half-mast, the U.S. flag should be hoisted first to the peak for an instant and then lowered to the half-staff or half-mast position. The flag should again be raised to the peak before it is lowered for the day.


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