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  Category: Flag Status
 

Flags to be Lowered September 11 in Observance of Patriot Day

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, September 10, 2020

By a joint resolution approved by Congress on 12/18/2001, (Public Law 107-89) September 11th of each year has been designated as “Patriot Day”. This law also directs flags be lowered to half-staff on September 11th. In concurrence with this joint resolution, Governor Carney has ordered the U. S. and Delaware flags be flown at half-staff […]




Delaware Flag to be Lowered for Former Milford Mayor Ronnie Rogers

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Governor Carney has ordered the Delaware flag to be lowered September 9, 2020 to honor the many years of public service of former Milford mayor Joseph Ronald “Ronnie” Rogers who passed away on Sunday, August 30, 2020. Mr. Rogers began his political career in Milford by running for city council representing the 1st ward in […]




Governor Carney to lower Delaware flags at State buildings for Overdose Awareness Day

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Friday, August 28, 2020

Governor John Carney has ordered the Delaware state flag at State facilities be lowered to half staff on Monday, August 31 in observance of Overdose Awareness Day. The Governor’s order only applies to State facilities, however local governments, businesses and Delawareans flying the Delaware state flag are encouraged to participate as well. The Delaware state […]




Flag lowering for Rep. John Lewis

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Saturday, July 18, 2020

President Trump today ordered United States flags at all U.S. government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff immediately in memory of Representative John Lewis of Georgia. In concurrence with the President’s order, Gov. Carney has ordered the United States and Delaware flags at state buildings also be flown at half-staff. Flags are to be […]




Flags to be lowered Friday, July 10 for passing of former Rep. Donald Clark

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, July 9, 2020

With the passing of former State Representative Donald Clark on June 24, 2020 Governor Carney has ordered the United States and Delaware flags at state buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff Friday, July 10 as a mark of respect for Mr. Clark and his service to Delaware. Mr. Clark was first elected to the […]







  Category: Flag Status
 



Flags to be Lowered September 11 in Observance of Patriot Day

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, September 10, 2020

By a joint resolution approved by Congress on 12/18/2001, (Public Law 107-89) September 11th of each year has been designated as “Patriot Day”. This law also directs flags be lowered to half-staff on September 11th. In concurrence with this joint resolution, Governor Carney has ordered the U. S. and Delaware flags be flown at half-staff […]




Delaware Flag to be Lowered for Former Milford Mayor Ronnie Rogers

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Governor Carney has ordered the Delaware flag to be lowered September 9, 2020 to honor the many years of public service of former Milford mayor Joseph Ronald “Ronnie” Rogers who passed away on Sunday, August 30, 2020. Mr. Rogers began his political career in Milford by running for city council representing the 1st ward in […]




Governor Carney to lower Delaware flags at State buildings for Overdose Awareness Day

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Friday, August 28, 2020

Governor John Carney has ordered the Delaware state flag at State facilities be lowered to half staff on Monday, August 31 in observance of Overdose Awareness Day. The Governor’s order only applies to State facilities, however local governments, businesses and Delawareans flying the Delaware state flag are encouraged to participate as well. The Delaware state […]




Flag lowering for Rep. John Lewis

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Saturday, July 18, 2020

President Trump today ordered United States flags at all U.S. government buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff immediately in memory of Representative John Lewis of Georgia. In concurrence with the President’s order, Gov. Carney has ordered the United States and Delaware flags at state buildings also be flown at half-staff. Flags are to be […]




Flags to be lowered Friday, July 10 for passing of former Rep. Donald Clark

Flag Status | Office of Management and Budget | Date Posted: Thursday, July 9, 2020

With the passing of former State Representative Donald Clark on June 24, 2020 Governor Carney has ordered the United States and Delaware flags at state buildings and facilities be flown at half-staff Friday, July 10 as a mark of respect for Mr. Clark and his service to Delaware. Mr. Clark was first elected to the […]