Flags At Half Staff Saturday, July 18, And Sunday, July 19, 2020

News Release

July 18, 2020

PHOENIX⁠ — In coordination with the President’s proclamation, Governor Doug Ducey today ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half staff in remembrance of U.S. Congressman John Lewis through Saturday, July 18, 2020.   

Flags will also fly at half staff tomorrow, Sunday, July 19 from sunrise to sunset for the interment of helicopter pilot Bryan Boatman, who was killed July 8 in a helicopter crash while helping firefighters contain the Polles Fire on the Tonto National Forest in Gila County.

Individuals, businesses, and other organizations are encouraged to join in this tribute.