Flags lowered to half-staff through October 22

Flags at half-staff in front of Avanti HS buidling

Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation, Gov. 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 in honor and memory of General Colin Powell and his life of service.

Flags should remain at half-staff until close of business or sunset on Friday, October 22, 2021.

Other government entities, citizens and businesses are encouraged to join this recognition.