OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
Filed February 17, 2011,
Lowering of the Washington State and United States Flags
I hereby direct that Washington State and United States
flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff
Thursday, February 17, 2011, in memory of Washington State
Department of Natural Resources employee Sam Gaydeski of
Beaver, who was killed on the job Monday while clearing brush
near Clearwater in Jefferson County.
Please notify your staff and all of your field offices
and facilities around the state.
Flags should remain at half-staff until close of business
Thursday, or first thing Friday morning, February 18.
Other government entities, citizens and businesses are
encouraged to join this recognition.
Please call (360) 902-0383 if you have any questions
about this flag lowering.
Christine O. Gregoire
© Washington State Code Reviser's Office