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 IGNN: Main State Page Press Release


February 3, 2017

Honoring Illinois' Fallen
United States and State flags at half-staff from Sunrise, Wednesday, February 8, 2017 until Sunset, Friday, February 10, 2017.

The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from
Governor Bruce Rauner that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff in honor of:


Special Warfare Operator William “Ryan” Owens
United States Navy
Hometown:  Peoria, Illinois


Please lower the United States flags and the State flags at all buildings occupied by your agency's personnel from:


Sunrise:  Wednesday, February 8, 2017 until
Sunset: Friday, February 10, 2017


If you have any questions regarding this matter, please contact Denise Albert (217) 782-0244 or via email at denise.albert@illinois.gov
More information is available at http://www.illinois.gov/news/Pages/Flag.aspx


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