Flags lowered to half-staff today, September 11

Flags at half mast outside the Knox Administrative Building in OlympiaGovernor Inslee has directed that Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities, including schools and support buildings, be lowered to half-staff today, September 11, for national Patriot Day, the annual memorial to the victims of the 2001 tragedy.

Flags should remain at half-staff until close of business or sunset today.