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Juneteenth Holiday - Offices Closed Wednesday, 6/19

Jun 19, 2024

Juneteenth is a holiday commemorating the freedom of the slaves in the United States. The name Juneteenth is a combination of the words June and nineteenth. The day is also called Emancipation Day and Freedom Day. In 2021, President Joe Biden signed a bill that was passed by Congress to set aside Juneteenth, or June 19th, as a federal holiday. There is a Juneteenth Flag of Freedom. It is half red and half blue with a star in the middle.

American Flag and fist pump

LCHA offices will be closed on Wednesday, June 19, 2024, for the Juneteenth holiday.