MISSOURI (KFVS) - Governor Eric Greitens ordered the flags at all state government buildings in Jackson County, Clay County, Platte County and Cass County to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, February 15.
This is in honor of Batallion Chief Thomas G. Byrne, 51, of the Kansas City Fire Department who died on Feb. 11 while serving the citizens of Kansas City.
Gov. Greitens said:
The flags will fly at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Feb. 15, the day of the funeral services for Chief Byrne.