Posted on May 23, 2019 by admin
HARTFORD – State Representative Terrie Wood (R-141) is hosting two flag drives this year – one in Darien and one in Norwalk with State Representative Gail Lavielle (R-143) – from May 28th to June 13th, during which constituents can drop off worn and damaged American Flags to be properly and honorably disposed of.
WHEN: May 28 – June 13, 2019
DROP-OFF BOXES WILL BE LOCATED AT:
1441 Post Road
VFW Post #6933
205 Noroton Avenue
Darien Town Hall
2 Renshaw Road
33 Highland Avenue
144 Rowayton Avenue
American Legion Post 12
60 County Street
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. Wood at Terrie.Wood@housegop.ct.gov or (800) 842-1423.