Half Staff Notification

Published December 6, 2013 | Town Clerk | Automatically Archived on 12/10/2013

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In accordance with President Barack Obama’s presidential order, Governor Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings effective immediately until December 9, 2013 in honor of Nelson Mandela.

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