Trumbull State House Delegation Collecting Tattered U.S. Flags

Posted on May 17, 2019 by admin


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TRUMBULL — In anticipation of Flag Day, State Reps. David Rutigliano, Laura Devlin and Ben McGorty in cooperation with the Trumbull American Legion Post #141 are encouraging Trumbull residents to dispose of their worn American flags in a dignified and respectful way.

The U.S. Flag Code specifies that old American flags no longer in service must be properly disposed, and the lawmakers are offering this service free of charge, in conjunction with American Legion Post #141.

The Trumbull state legislative delegation will have two separate drop-off locations. The drive will take place May 6 through June 13, just a little shy of Flag Day on June 14.

Drop off locations are:

  • Trumbull Town Library, 33 Quality Street, Trumbull
  • Trumbull Town Hall, 5866 Main Street
  • Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Library 1718 Huntington Turnpike, TrumbullResidents may also drop flags off at the American Legion Post #141 Trumbull.

 

For additional information please call (800) 842-1423.