Village Facility Flag Status

In accordance with the United States Flag Code and the State of Illinois Flag Display Act, only the President of the United States and the Governor of the State of Illinois have the authority to direct the lowering of the United States flag and the Illinois flag.  The Illinois Flag Display Act was amended in 2007 to require that the flag be lowered to mark the death in combat of any soldier from Illinois and any line-of-duty deaths of police officers and firefighters in Illinois.

CURRENT (OR MOST RECENT) FLAG STATUS:

In Honor of Donald McEachin
President Biden ordered flags to half-staff Today, November 29, 2022 in Honor of Representative Donald McEachin. McEachin served as the U.S. representative for Virginia's 4th congressional district from 2017 until his death Monday, November 28.

In Honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

President Biden ordered all United States Flags to half-staff Wednesday, December 7 sunrise to sunset. This half-staff is in observance of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.