Division of Facilities and Operations Maintenance
Lori Hudson, Communications Director
Ali Glisson, Public Affairs Director
City of Tampa
By and through Jesse Panuccio, Acting General Counsel
RE: Flags at Half-Staff
Staff Sergeant Ricardo Seija, of Tampa, Florida, died on July 9, 2012, in Warkdak Province, Afghanistan, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Staff Sergeant Seija was assigned to the 978th Military Police Company, 93rd Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade, III Corps, Fort Bliss, Texas.
By virtue of the power and authority vested in me by 4 U.S.C. § 7(m), as amended on June 29, 2007, and the laws and Constitution of the State of Florida, I, Governor Rick Scott, hereby proclaim and direct as follows:
1. All National and State flags shall be flown at half-staff at the County Courthouse of Hillsborough County, Florida, and at the City Hall of Tampa, Florida, on Wednesday, July 18, 2012, in honor of Staff Sergeant Ricardo Seija.
2. The National and State flags at the Capitol in Tallahassee, Florida, shall also be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, July 18, 2012, in honor of Staff Sergeant Ricardo Seija.Tweet