The United States Code of Federal Regulations Title 4 Chapter 1, also known as Flag Etiquette, is a bill that was introduced to Congress and signed into law by President Franklin Roosevelt in 1942. Title 4, Chapter 1 pertains to the flag; The United States Flag Code states: "The Flag, when it is in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem of display, should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning".
You may take your worn or damaged American Flag to one of the organizations listed below; they will see that the Flag is properly disposed of at no charge.
American Legion Smith-Reynolds Post 14
4607 NE St. James Rd.
Vancouver, Washington 98663
Open: Tuesday thru Thursday 11:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.; Friday, 11 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Saturday Open 1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Closed: Sunday & Monday
American Legion Post 176
14011 NE 20th Avenue
Vancouver, Washington 98686
Open: Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Saturday and Sunday
Veterans of Foreign Wars
1601 E 4th Plain Blvd,
Building D15, Room 112
Vancouver, WA 98661
Open: Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Friday, Saturday and Sunday