Governor's Flag Order for Virginia Beach Remembrance Day

May 28, 2021


Governor’s Flag Order for the Commonwealth of Virginia


This is to order that the flag of the Commonwealth of Virginia is to be flown at half-staff over the state Capitol and all local, state, and federal buildings and grounds in respect and memory of the victims of the May 31, 2019, shooting at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center, their families, and the entire Virginia Beach community.

In addition to the separate flag order pertaining to Memorial Day on Monday, May 31, 2021, I hereby order that the flag shall be lowered at sunrise on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, and remain at half-staff until sunset.  

Ordered on this, the 28th day of May, 2021. 




Ralph S. Northam