Flag Notification - Alexander Valentino Acebo

Flags to be Lowered to Half Staff


Per order of 

Governor Philip B. Scott

Where the flag will be lowered:                             State facilities around the State

Which flag will be lowered:                                   Both the U.S. and Vermont flags **

Date the flag is to be lowered (at sunrise):            Monday, April 15, 2019

Date flag is to return to full staff (at sunrise):        Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Name of person being honored: 

As a sign of respect for Alexander Valentino (Tino) Acebo who passed away on April 11, 2019.  Mr. Acebo served as Vermont’s Auditor of Accounts from 1970 to 1993.  Services will be held Monday, April 15 in Maine and on Tuesday, April 16 in Barre.   

**           Rule:  When the U.S. Flag is lowered, the Vermont flag and POW flag must also be lowered, the U.S. Flag must always fly above or equal to any other flags that are flown.

Notice sent by: Office of the Commissioner Department of Buildings & General Services