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Sertão, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)

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The flag of Sertão is prescribed by Municipal Law No. 113 promulgated on 6 May 1967. The Law does not describe the flag.
Leis Municipais database

The explicit description of the flag was added in Municipal Law No. 757 promulgated on 6 May 1967.

Article 1.
Article 1 of Law No. 113 promulgated on 6 May 1967 shall be altered as follows.

Article 1.
The municipal flag of Sertão is rectangular, in dimensions 2 m in length on 1.20 m in width, in colors white, turquoise blue and golden yellow, charged in the center with two triangles with opposed angles and, in the center, the municipality's coat of arzms and motto, "Perseverança e Trabalho".
Leis Municipais database

The coat of arms of Sertão is prescribed by Municipal Law No. 34 promulgated on 26 August 1964.

Article 1.
The symbol of the municipality is composed of a coat of arms divided into two sectors.
In the first sector, a Brazilian pine forest under a blue sky. In the second sector, on a field or a maize cob and a pig in a plowed field and a factory with a chimney representing the business park.
The shield supported by a heat and a soybean plants.
The shield surmounted by a mural crown argent with three fortresses, symbol of the rank of "cidade", the three fortresses representing the three sub-districts that compose the municipality.
Leis Municipais database

Ivan Sache, 6 August 2020