Last modified: 2020-07-25 by rob raeside
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La Matanie is a regional county municipality, located in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region of Quebec.
The subdivisions within the RCM are the town of Matane, seven municipalities and three parishes:
On February 21, 2018, the RCM Matanie adopted a V-/W/V- flag (resolution
https://www.mrcdematane.qc.ca/images/Upload/Documents/Proces_verbaux/Conseil/2018/pv_2018_02_21_conseil_ord.pdf According to the resolution,
the flag is rectangular in shape and composed of vertical sections; wider, the central part is white and bears the emblem of the MRC (badge of the official logo) as well as the words “La Matanie”; the narrow bands at the hoist and the fly are green to remind the importance of agriculture and forestry in the development of La Matanie; in the upper hoist, a white fleur-de-lys recalls the French origins and the fact that the Matanie population belongs to Québec.
The flag in use:
Olivier Touzeau, 11 June 2020