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Half-Staff Notice In Effect Until Thursday For Paris Victims


The following was submitted by the Westford Veterans’ Services Department. To submit your own content, e-mail asylvia@westfordcat.org

Please be advised that in accordance with the Presidential proclamation and as ordered by Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag shall be flown at half-staff at all state buildings beginning immediately until sunset on Thursday November 19, 2015 in honor of the victims of the attacks in Paris, France on November 13, 2015.


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​