Iraq War Vet: Homeowners Assoc. Asked Me to Take Down American Flag (VIDEO)

Iraq War Veteran Daniel Toner is not happy

An Iraq War veteran is refusing to take down his American flag, despite demands from a homeowners association.

Daniel Toner said that the property manager of his Suffolk, Va. home first said in an email that he could fly a flag off of his porch. Then, he said he got a letter that said he had to take Old Glory down until the homeowners association passed a resolution to allow flag holders on homes. reported:

Chesapeake Bay Management President Dana Shotts-Neff talked to over the phone on Tuesday. She said the Belmont Park Owner’s Association has, “no intention of denying anyone the right to fly the American flag.”

Shotts-Neff said a flag holder is considered an alteration to a home, and residents need to apply for alterations.

Toner said, in all his communication with the management company, he has never been told he needed to apply to install a flag holder. He added, he doesn’t believe it’s something anyone should have to apply for.