Contact: Woody Maglinger
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Sept. 8, 2017) - Governor Matt Bevin has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Monday, Sept. 11, in observance of Patriot Day.
In accordance with a presidential proclamation, Patriot Day serves in memory and to honor the innocent Americans and people from around the world who lost their lives as a result of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
Gov. Bevin encourages individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies to join in this tribute.
Kentucky flag status information is available at http://governor.ky.gov/flag-status/