Honoring Illinois’ Fallen

(Photo: Melanie Jongsma)

Illinois State flag

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

  • Firefighter Edward L. Singleton
    of the Chicago Fire Department
  • Firefighter Mario Araujo
    of the Chicago Fire Department

All United States flags and State of Illinois flag should already be lowered due to the COVID-19 disaster proclamation. No additional actions are needed at this time.