U.S. Flags to be Flown at Half-Staff from April 16-20

Published: April 16th, 2013

As a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on April 15, 2013, in Boston, Massachusetts, President Obama has ordered that the United States flag be flown at half-staff at all public buildings and grounds until sunset, April 20, 2013.

For more information, read the President’s proclamation here.

Governor Brewer has further ordered that flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings until sunset April 20, 2013. Individuals, businesses, and other organizations across Arizona are encouraged to join in this tribute.