Mayor Orders City Flags at Half-Staff in Memory of Judge John Heyburn

May 6, 2015

Mayor Greg Fischer this morning ordered flags on all Metro Government buildings to be lowered to half-staff in memory of Senior U.S. District Court Judge John Heyburn II who died April 29. The city flags will be lowered this Friday, the day of Heyburn’s funeral.

“Judge Heyburn was a devoted and dedicated public servant who left an indelible imprint on our community and people through his work on important issues ranging from education to equality,” Fischer said.