Honoring Illinois’ fallen – Flags half-staff for Chicago PD officer Ella French

(Photo: Melanie Jongsma)

United States and Illinois flags half-staff from August 18 – August 19

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:

  • Police Officer Ella French of the Chicago Police Department

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

Sunrise: Wednesday, August 18, 2021, until sunset: Thursday, August 19, 2021.