For Immediate Release
Posted: February 22, 2021


Communications Director
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Governor Chris Sununu Directs Flags to Half-Staff in Accordance with President's Proclamation

Concord, NH - Today, in accordance with the President's proclamation, Governor Chris Sununu has directed all flags on public buildings and grounds in the State of New Hampshire to be lowered to half-staff in remembrance of the more than 500,000 Americans and 1,154 Granite Staters who have died from COVID-19, and remain at half-staff until sunset on February 26, 2021.

"Today marks a solemn milestone in our nation's fight against COVID-19," said Governor Chris Sununu. "I join with my fellow Americans and Granite Staters in remembering the lives of those we have lost."