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Posted on: October 3, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Flags Lowered to Half-Mast

Flag on the Common at half mast

Please be advised that in honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service and in accordance with U.S. Public law 107-51, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States of America flag and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings on Sunday, October 3, 2021, from sunrise until sunset.


This gubernatorial order applies to:


1.  The main or administration building of each public institution of the Commonwealth, e.g. town and city halls


2.  Other state-owned or state-controlled buildings


3.  All state military installations

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