Being Canadian

What it feels like to be the flag master on Parliament Hill

Have you ever considered what goes into looking after the flags that fly on Parliament Hill? Meet the man who has the special duty of changing the Canadian flag atop the Peace Tower each business day.
The Canadian flag flies above Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty ramped up efforts to return the country to surplus in a budget that raises taxes on cigarettes and cuts benefits to retired government workers while providing more aid for carmakers. Photographer: Cole Burston/Bloomberg via Getty Images