Freeport To Participate In Illinois Bicentennial Flag Raising Ceremony

Freeport, Illinois — The City of Freeport will participate in a statewide Illinois Bicentennial Flag Raising Ceremony that will be the kick off of a 365-day celebration of our state’s 200th birthday. This event is part of a statewide opportunity coordinated at the direction of Governor Bruce Rauner. It is an opportunity to celebrate all that has been great in our first 200 years and lay the foundation for 200 more years of growth and opportunity.

Please join us at City of Freeport, City Hall, 314 W. Stephenson Street on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 12:00 PM. We will gather around the flag pole on our front lawn.

As part of this celebration we will have our Freeport Police Department Color Guard participate and our National Anthem will be sung by Falecia Smith.

++


Buy or Sell Your Next Home Through Kimberly Taylor
Support This News For $5.00 A Month.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Why Republicans shouldn't be so optimistic their tax bill will be a big win

Washington Post - 3 hours ago
Republicans are on the verge of passing a massive...

President Trump claims the FBI is tainted and its reputation in tatters. This graph shows he's wrong.

Washington Post - 7 hours ago
“It's a shame what's happened with the...

With winds picking up, Thomas Fire threatening hundreds of homes in Montecito

Los Angeles Times - 2 hours ago
Spotters are in place. Hillsides have been...

CDC gets list of forbidden words: fetus, transgender, diversity

Washington Post - 17 hours ago
The Trump administration is prohibiting officials...

News via Google. See more news like this