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In remembrance

Fly flags at half-staff to honor Wright

To honor the late U.S. Rep. Ron Wright, USPS facilities should fly flags at half-staff through Feb. 9.

Postal Service facilities should fly the U.S. flag at half-staff to honor Ron Wright, a U.S. representative from Texas who died Feb. 7 after testing positive for the coronavirus.

Flags should be flown at half-staff until sunset Feb. 9.

To fly the flag at half-staff, hoist the flag to the peak for an instant and then lower it to the half-staff position. The flag should be raised to the peak again before it’s lowered for the day.

The USPS Administrative Support Manual has additional guidelines on U.S. flag display and maintenance.