Governor Directs Flags to be Lowered to Half-staff on Memorial Day

May 20, 2016

For Immediate Release: Friday, May 27, 2016
Contact: Adrienne Bennett, Press Secretary, 207-287-2531

AUGUSTA – In remembrance, honor and deep respect for all of our servicemen and women who have given their lives for our freedom, Governor Paul R. LePage has directed that the United States flag and the State of Maine flag be flown at half-staff from sunrise until noon on this Memorial Day, Monday, May 30. At noon, flags are to be raised to full-staff in honor of our nation’s battle heroes.