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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Governor Kelly to Honor National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Day


In accordance with Executive Order 20-30, and in recognition of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Day on Sunday, October 4, 2020, Governor Laura Kelly has ordered flags throughout the State of Kansas to be flown at half-staff from sunup to sundown on October 4.

“Let us honor all those who respond to the call and put their lives on the line to protect people, property, and communities,” Governor Laura Kelly said. “As the western United States grapples with the devastating wildfires, we are thankful for the Kansas firefighters who have stepped up to help their fellow countrymen and women on the frontlines.”

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