Flags On Town Property At Half-Staff For Fallen Auburn Police Officer

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Please be advised that Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise on Monday May 23, 2016 until sunset on the day of interment* in honor of Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino who was killed in the line of duty on Sunday May 22, 2016.


*Date of interment to be provided once available.


This gubernatorial order applies to:


1.  The main or administration building of each public institution of the Commonwealth, e.g. town and city halls


2.  Other state-owned or state-controlled buildings


3.  All state military installations