Annual half-staff days occur yearly in accordance to rules set forth by Congress.

Peace Officers Memorial Day

May 15, sunrise to sunset. Pays tribute to the local, state, and federal peace officers who have died, or who have been disabled, in the line of duty.

Memorial Day

Last Monday in May, sunrise to noon. Day of remembering the men and women who died while serving our country,


Patriot Day

September 11, sunrise to sunset.  In memory of the people killed in the September 11 Al Qaeda terrorist attacks of 2001.

Fallen Fighters Fallen Firefighters

First Sunday in October sunrise to sunset.  National Memorial to career and volunteer fallen firefighters.


Pearl Harbor day

December 7, sunrise to sunset.  Honor those who died as a result of the 1941 attack on U.S. military forces in Hawaii.

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