Flags Lowered Today in Memory of Westbrook Mayor Chuluda

March 20, 2015

For Immediate Release: Friday, March 20, 2015
Contact: Adrienne Bennett, Press Secretary, 207-287-2531

AUGUSTA – Governor Paul R. LePage directed all State of Maine flags in the City of Westbrook to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Friday, March 20, 2015 in honor of former Mayor Bruce Chuluda.

Mr. Chuluda, 66, died Sunday, March 15, according to Blais & Hay Funeral Home.

Mr. Chuluda served as Westbrook Mayor from 2003-2010. He also served as president of the Westbrook Chamber of Commerce, as a Westbrook city councilor, and as a member of the Public Safety Commission. A funeral service will be held at 11 AM Friday at the Westbrook.

The flag lowering applies only to the State of Maine flag in the City of Westbrook.

Please note: If the Maine State and United States flags are flown on the same staff, it is appropriate to affix the Maine State flag with a black ribbon to denote mourning in lieu of lowering.