Reminder: flags on Fermilab site

The flags at Fermilab are lowered to half staff whenever the President of the United States issues a proclamation or executive order requiring such. The flags are also lowered whenever the governor of Illinois issues a proclamation requiring the flag be displayed at half staff because of the death of a present or former Illinois official or the death of a state citizen while serving on active duty in the military.

You can visit the state of Illinois’ page on flag honors to learn the reason for the flag status at Fermilab: