2017 Virginia Tech Remembrance Day

April 14, 2017

Governor’s flag order for the state Capitol in Richmond

This is to order that the flag of the Commonwealth of Virginia is to be flown at half-staff over the state Capitol in respect and memory of the victims of the Virginia Tech shooting, their families, and the entire Virginia Tech community.

I hereby order that the flag shall be lowered at sunrise on Sunday, April 16, 2017, and remain at half-staff until sunset.

Ordered on this, the 14th day of April, 2017.

 Governor’s flag order for Montgomery County

Be it further encouraged that the flag of the Commonwealth of Virginia may be flown at half-staff on all local, state, and federal buildings and grounds in Montgomery County and in any other locality as deemed appropriate, in respect and memory of the victims of the Virginia Tech shooting, their families, and the entire Virginia Tech community.

 I hereby authorize that the flag may be lowered at sunrise on Sunday, April 16, 2017, and remain at half-staff until sunset. 

Authorized on this, the 14th day of April, 2017.

 

 

                                                                                                Sincerely,

                                                                                                Terence R. McAuliffe