Honoring Illinois’ fallen: Juneteenth National Freedom Day

The American Flag, the Illinois Flag, and the Lansing Flag fly at the Lansing Firefighter's Memorial on Ridge Road. (Photo: Josh Bootsma)

United States and Illinois flags at half-staff from Sunrise Sunday, June 19, 2022, until Sunset Monday, June 20, 2022.

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 of:

  • Juneteenth National Freedom Day

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

  • Sunrise on Sunday, June 19, 2022, until sunset on Monday, June 20, 2022