Flag Alert: Lowering of the US and NC Flags to half-staff through sunset on Feb. 19 in honor of the victims of the attack in Parkland, Florida

Raleigh, NC


To: Cabinet Secretaries; Council of State Members; Office of the UNC President; Administrative Office of the

Courts; Office of Administrative Hearings; General Assembly; North Carolina Community College System;

Governor’s Mansion; Governor’s Office

From: Secretary Machelle Sanders

Re: Lowering of United States and North Carolina Flags in Honor of the Victims of the Attack in Parkland, Florida

Governor Roy Cooper has joined President Donald Trump in ordering all United States and North Carolina flags at state facilities to be lowered to half-staff today, February 15, 2018 until sunset on February 19, 2018, in honor of the victims of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.


For flag information, contact the NCDOA Communications Office at communications.office@doa.nc.gov or 919-807-2404. To join the North Carolina Flag Alert list, visit http://ncadmin.nc.gov/subscribe-flag-alerts. To review the North Carolina State Government Flag Guide, visit https://files.nc.gov/ncdoa/flagbrochure.pdf .


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