Governor's Flag Order for the Victims of the Tragedy in San José, California

May 26, 2021


Governor’s Flag Order for the Commonwealth of Virginia


Pursuant to President Biden’s Presidential Proclamation to lower the United States flag, I do hereby order that the flags of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia are to be flown at half-staff over the state Capitol and all local, state, and federal buildings and grounds to honor the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated in San José, California, on May 26, 2021.

I hereby order that the flags shall be lowered until sunset, May 30, 2021.  

Ordered on this, the 26th day of May, 2021. 




Ralph S. Northam