October 4, 2019
Kate Kondayen, 503-689-0248
Governor Brown Orders Flag Lowered to Half-Staff in Regonition of the National Fallen Firefighter Memorial Day
(Salem, OR) — Governor Kate Brown ordered all flags at Oregon public institutions to be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Sunday, October 6, 2019 in recognition of National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Day.
"Our firefighters protect our land, our communities, and their fellow Oregonians," Governor Brown said. "I am thankful for the dedicated service of these brave men and women. We honor the legacy of those who made the ultimate sacrifice, and pause for loved ones of those lost."