Honoring Illinois’ fallen: Half-staff flags for Firefighter Lieutenant Garrett E. Ramos

(Photo: Melanie Jongsma)

United States and State flags at half-staff December 7–9

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 Lieutenant Garrett E. Ramos of the Sterling Fire Department

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

  • Sunrise on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, until sunset on Thursday, December 9, 2021.