City Flag Status

As a mark of respect for the memory of former congressman and Bronx borough president, Herman Badillo, who died on December 3, 2014, by order of the Mayor of the City of New York, Bill de Blasio, all flags shall be lowered from today, December 4th through sunset, December 14th.  This includes all flags, the American flag, the New York State and City flags, and the POW-MIA flag on all City buildings as well as stationary flagstaffs throughout the five boroughs.