Why is the flag in Danvers Square at half-staff?

The Town may lower the flag in Danvers Square in memory of the passing of a veteran.  To request the flag to be lowered please contact Peter Mirandi, Director of Veterans’ Affairs.

Why is the flag at Town Hall at half-staff?

The Town lowers the Town Hall flag upon a state or federal order to honor the life, service and contributions of a deceased person or persons.

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MA Governor Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags at all state buildings be lowered at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Monday, December 11th 2017, the day of interment, in honor of Fire Chief Stephen P. Frye of Montgomery, MA who died in the line of duty on December 6, 2017.

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