Public Service Announcement
Town Lowers Flags 215 for 215
“Every Child Matters”
Information for the Public
Release Date: May 31, 2021


The Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay is advising the public that Flags in front of the Town Hall have been lowered to half-mast to recognize and mourn the 215 children found in a mass grave at the Kamloops Residential School in British Columbia.

The Town will keep the flags at half-mast for 215 hours, one hour for every child found, beginning May 31st at 9:00 AM.

The 12th Council, Management, and Staff offer deepest condolences to the Tk’emlups te Secwepemc First Nation., and all other communities and Nations impacted.

“Every Child Matters”