Gov. Wolf Orders Flags to Half-Staff to Honor Clinton County Firefighter

August 27, 2020

Governor Tom Wolf ordered the commonwealth flag on all commonwealth facilities, public buildings and grounds in Clinton County to fly at half-staff in honor of firefighter David Closs, of Avis Fire Company #1, who died Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020.

The commonwealth flag shall be lowered to half-staff until sunset on Friday, Aug. 28, 2020 ¬¬– the day of Closs’s funeral. The commonwealth flag has flown at half-staff since Wednesday, March 11, 2020, in honor of the victims of the COVID-19 pandemic and should continue to fly at half-staff until further notice. The United States flag is to remain at full staff.

All Pennsylvanians are invited to participate in this tribute.

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