Media Release

Flags at Half-Staff

Thursday, May 15, 2008 1:00 AM


ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Governor Crist asked that state and local governmental agencies join him in honoring Peace Officer's Memorial Day which is today, May 15, 2008.

He asked that flags be lowered to half staff.

The County Manager has directed that all flags on County buildings be immediately lowered in support of this honor.

Flags should remain at half staff until midnight tonight.

If you have any questions relating to the procedure, please contact the Alachua County Facilities Division at 352-374-5229.



  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).