Governor Ducey Orders Flags At Half Staff For National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service

News Release

October 5, 2019

PHOENIX — In coordination with the Presidential Proclamation, Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Sunday, October 6, in honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service.

“Arizona honors the many firefighters who have given their lives in the line of duty,” said Governor Ducey. “From the Yarnell 19 to the everyday heroes in our communities, we will never forget their selfless service, bravery in the face of danger and sacrifice to protect all of us. Arizona’s prayers are with all of our firefighters and their families this weekend. In honor of our firefighters who have sacrificed their all, I have ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half staff.”