As per the message below, flags should return to full staff at sunset on January 25. The first full day at full staff is January 26. An earlier communication was incorrect.
Sorry for any confusion.
Executive Assistant to Secretary Markowitz
Vermont Secretary of State's Office
N O T I C E
Flags to be Lowered to Half Staff
Per order of Governor James H. Douglas
and Pursuant to 4 U.S.C.A. 7(m)
Where the flag will be lowered
State facilities around the state
Which flag will be lowered
Date the flag is to be lowered (at sunrise):
Tuesday, December 26, 2006
Date flag is to return to full staff (at sunset):
Thursday, January 25, 2007
Name of person being honored/Reason to Lower Flag(s):
Former President Gerald R. Ford died Tuesday, December 26, 2006. Ford was the thirty-eighth President from 1974 – 1977. All flags will be lowered to half staff for a 30 day period ending on Thursday, January 25, 2007 at sunset.
** Please note all flags must fly at half-staff for that period of time. Rule: