DENVER — Friday, May 27, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper today ordered flags be lowered to half-staff on all public buildings statewide on Monday, May 30, as a mark of respect for Memorial Day and as proclaimed by President Barack Obama. Flags should be lowered from sunrise to noon.
The full text of the president’s proclamation:
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release May 27, 2016
PRAYER FOR PEACE, MEMORIAL DAY, 2016
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
DENVER — Thursday, May 26, 2016 — Gov. John Hickenlooper signed this bill into law today.
HB 16-1462, Lieutenant Governor As Governor's Office Appointee concerning a modification to the provisions enacted in House Bill 11-1155 to authorize combining the full-time equivalent employment of the Lieutenant Governor and the state Chief Operating Officer.
DENVER — Thursday, May 26, 2016 — In observance of Memorial Day, many state offices will be closed on Monday, May 30.
State driver’s license offices, the Department of Public Health and Environment’s vital records office and executive branch departments will be among the facilities closed Monday.
All of Colorado's state parks and visitor centers will be open and staffed, but Colorado Parks and Wildlife administrative offices will be closed. State troopers will be patrolling the highways and Department of Transportation maintenance crews will be working as necessary.