Used flag collection at town hall and library

State Representative William A. Petit Jr. (R-22) and State Senator Henri Martin (R-31) are partnering with American Legion Post 33 for a collection for old American flags. Residents hoping to retire a worn flag can drop them off at two locations in the 22nd District.

From Wednesday, May 29 through Thursday, June 13, flags will be collected at the Plainville town hall at 1 Central Sq. and Plainville Public Library at 56 E. Main St.

The service is being offered free of charge to assist residents comply with the U.S. Flag Code for proper disposal of worn American flags.

For more information, contact Rep. Petit at, or by calling (860) 842-1423.