Ginny Colbert

Executive Assistant to Secretary Markowitz

Vermont Secretary of State's Office

26 Terrace Street

Montpelier, Vermont 05609-1101

phone 802-828-2148

fax 802-828-2496

From: Cadorette, Wendy [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Tuesday, August 17, 2010 1:29 PM
To: BGS - Flag; Border Patrol - Swanton; Christine O'Neil - USPS; Federal Protective Service - Philadelphia Megacenter; Sue Ray; Tom Rizzo
Cc: Cadorette, Wendy
Subject: Flag Notice - Flags to be lowered half staff - Representative Albert "Sonny" Audette
Importance: High


Date Issued:   August 17, 2010






Flags to be Lowered Half Staff


Per order of the Governor James H. Douglas


Where the flag will be lowered;

All Federal and State Facilities around the state and public buildings and grounds around the state


Which flag will be lowered;

The U.S flag, Vermont State flag, POW flags, and any other flags *


Date the flag is to be lowered (at sunrise);

             Wednesday August 18, 2010


Date the flag is to return to full staff (at sunrise);

           Wednesday August 18, 2010


Name of person being honored/Reason to Lower Flag(s);


Representative Albert “Sonny” Audette, 78, of South Burlington died Saturday at Starr Farm Nursing home. 


Calling hours will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at the LaVigne Funeral Home, 132 Main St., Winooski and funeral services are Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in South Burlington.  Interment at Resurrection Park in South Burlington


*        Please note all flags must fly at half-staff for that period of time.

Rule:  When the U.S. flag is lowered, the Vermont flag, the POW flag, and any other flag must also be lowered, because the U.S. flag must always fly above or equal to any other flags that are flown.





Notice sent by: Wendy L. Cadorette

                     Office of the Commissioner

                     Department of Buildings & General Services






Wendy L. Cadorette |  Department of Buildings & General Services

Office of the Commissioner  |  Executive Assistant

2 Governor Aiken Avenue  |  Montpelier, VT  05633-5801

ph:  802.828.3519  |  fax:  802.828.3533