Community Recognition and Celebration

The Town of Cochrane partners with not-for-profit organizations to recognize major events and cultural celebrations. We love taking the opportunity to celebrate the diversity of people who call Cochrane home and our connection to the global community.

Raise a flag

In accordance with Courtesy Flagpole Policy 1208-01, local organizations may request a flag be raised in front of the Cochrane RancheHouse to commemorate major events and cultural celebrations. 

A $25 fee will be applied after dates are confirmed.

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Prescheduled Half-Mast dates (flagpole not available):

Day of Mourning for all those who have suffered and died in the workplace (Worker’s Mourning Day) – April 28th

National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism – June 23rd

Firefighters’ National Memorial Day – September 13th

Police and Peace Officers National Memorial Day – Sept 27th

Remembrance Day – November 11th

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women – December 6th