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Governor Orders Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Fallen Firefighter

March 8th, 2013

On March 8, 2013, Governor Quinn Ordered flags flown at half-staff to honor Firefighter Christopher Brown.  Flags should be flown at half-staff from sunrise on March 9, 2013 through sunset on March 11, 2013.

Brown, a Hudson Valley Fire Protection District Firefighter, was killed in the line of duty on the evening of March 5, 2013. Firefighter Brown was 39 years old and leaves behind a wife and two children (ages 8 and12).

Reimer & Dobrovolny’s thoughts and prayers are with Firefighter Brown’s family and co-workers.  A link to a copy of the Governor’s proclomation is provided below.