East Hawaii News

Lincoln Park Flag Raises Following Pole Repairs

November 12, 2015, 12:36 PM HST
* Updated November 12, 12:38 PM
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A flag-raising ceremony was held on Veteran’s Day at Lincoln Park in Hilo.

The ceremony was conducted by Hawai’i Police Department officers following the completion of necessary flag pole repairs by the County Department of Parks and Recreation.

Officer salute as the United States and Hawai'i flags are raised at Lincoln Park in Hilo. HPD photo.

Officer salute as the United States and Hawai’i flags are raised at Lincoln Park in Hilo. HPD photo.

Now that work is completed, HPD is seeking veterans, service, youth, or community groups that are interested in the responsibility of raising and lowering the flag at the park on a regular basis.

Interested parties should call Major Randy Apele at 961-2346.

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