Rep. Harding Collecting American Flags in Need of Retirement

Posted on May 24, 2019 by admin


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BROOKFIELD State Representative Stephen Harding (R-107) is hosting a flag drive in cooperation with Brookfield VFW Post #10201 from May 29th to June 13th, during which time constituents can drop off worn and damaged American Flags to be properly and honorably disposed of.

WHEN: May 29 – June 13, 2019

DROP-OFF BOXES WILL BE LOCATED AT:

Brookfield Library
82 Whisconier Road

Brookfield Senior Center
100 Pocono Road

According to the U.S. Flag Code, when the American flag is in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem for display, it should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by a controlled burning ceremony.

This event is free and open to the public. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Rep. Harding at Stephen.Harding@housegop.ct.gov or (800) 842-1423.