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Public Service Announcement

Reminder: Durham Region offers community flag raisings

WHITBY, ON January 07, 2016

Local charitable and non-profit organizations are reminded that flag raisings at Durham Regional Headquarters are available upon request. For more information, or to request a flag raising, please visit and select the headings About the Region > Community Flag Raisings. Applications must be made on an annual basis, and at least 30 days prior to the flag raising.


Flag raising ceremonies will be held Monday to Friday, between the hours of 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. Flags will be flown for the duration of an event, or for a period of time of no more than seven days.


Community flagpoles are located at Durham Regional Headquarters, in the traffic circle at 605 Rossland Rd. E., Whitby.


For more information, please contact Lorraine Dunn by email at, or by telephone at 905-668-7711, ext. 2103.

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