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  Category: Flag Status


Flags to be lowered for victims of Santa Fe High shootings

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Friday, May 18, 2018

This afternoon President Trump ordered American flags at all U.S. government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff beginning immediately until sunset on May 22, as a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the shootings at Santa Fe High School in Texas. In concurrence with the President’s order and as an expression of […]




Flags to be lowered May 15 for Peace Officers Memorial Day

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Monday, May 14, 2018

Tuesday, May 15 is Peace Officers Memorial Day.  On this day we pay tribute to peace officers across our country who have died, or who have been disabled in the line of duty.  In accordance with federal law (36 U.S.C. 175), Governor Carney requests that the Delaware and United States flags be lowered to half-staff […]




Flags lowered for former First Lady Barbara Bush

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

With the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 President Trump has ordered United States flags at all government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff beginning immediately as a mark of respect for the memory of Mrs. Bush. In concurrence with the President’s order and in remembrance of Mrs. […]




Flag lowering for former Representative Clendaniel

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2018

With the passing of former State Representative Howard Clendaniel on March 19, Governor Carney has ordered the United States and Delaware flags at state buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff on Friday, March 23, as a mark of respect for Mr. Clendaniel and his service to Delaware. Mr. Clendaniel was elected to the State […]




Flags to be lowered March 2 for passing of Billy Graham

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018

With the passing of Reverend Billy Graham on Wednesday, February 21 2018, President Trump has ordered American flags at all government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff the day of his interment, this Friday March 2. In concurrence with the President’s order, Governor Carney has ordered the American and Delaware flags at state buildings […]







  Category: Flag Status


Flags to be lowered for victims of Santa Fe High shootings

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Friday, May 18, 2018

This afternoon President Trump ordered American flags at all U.S. government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff beginning immediately until sunset on May 22, as a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the shootings at Santa Fe High School in Texas. In concurrence with the President’s order and as an expression of […]




Flags to be lowered May 15 for Peace Officers Memorial Day

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Monday, May 14, 2018

Tuesday, May 15 is Peace Officers Memorial Day.  On this day we pay tribute to peace officers across our country who have died, or who have been disabled in the line of duty.  In accordance with federal law (36 U.S.C. 175), Governor Carney requests that the Delaware and United States flags be lowered to half-staff […]




Flags lowered for former First Lady Barbara Bush

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

With the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 President Trump has ordered United States flags at all government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff beginning immediately as a mark of respect for the memory of Mrs. Bush. In concurrence with the President’s order and in remembrance of Mrs. […]




Flag lowering for former Representative Clendaniel

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2018

With the passing of former State Representative Howard Clendaniel on March 19, Governor Carney has ordered the United States and Delaware flags at state buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff on Friday, March 23, as a mark of respect for Mr. Clendaniel and his service to Delaware. Mr. Clendaniel was elected to the State […]




Flags to be lowered March 2 for passing of Billy Graham

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2018

With the passing of Reverend Billy Graham on Wednesday, February 21 2018, President Trump has ordered American flags at all government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff the day of his interment, this Friday March 2. In concurrence with the President’s order, Governor Carney has ordered the American and Delaware flags at state buildings […]