Governor Patrick has ordered the American and Commonwealth Flags lowered to half-staff on December 7, 2011 from sunrise to sunset in honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
From the Governor:
Please be advised that Governor Patrick has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on December 7, 2011 in honor of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.
This gubernatorial order applies to:
- The main or administration building of each public institution of the Commonwealth, e.g. town and city halls
- Other state-owned or state-controlled buildings
- All state military installations