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Regional Council Drom HaSharon (South Sharon) is situated in the centre of the country, unites 31 settlements with 21,000 inh. It was established in 1980. The Regional Council emblem combines three elements representing the three former Regional Councils which were merged into it:
The letter I received from the Regional Council said nothing
about the flag, but in the attached brochure there is a photo
showing two flags, one on orange background and the other on
Sources: Letter from Leora Meller, Secretary to the Regional Council Spokesman, 31 July 2001; Regional Council brochure 1999; desk flag.
Dov Gutterman, 20 August 2001
The Regional Council was established by uniting three small former Regional Councils:
Dov Gutterman, 21 August 2001
In my research of municipal flags
legislation I was unable to find this emblem published in the
official gazette (Rashumot).
Dov Gutterman, 4 September 2001
The city hall is at Moshav Kfar Malal and there I could check
the above information is correct. I also spotted two variants:
orange flag with green emblem and green flag with orange emblem.
(...) Instead of the full coloured emblem, on the flags there is
only an outlined one.
Source: author's own observation, 19 September 2001.
Dov Gutterman, 21 September and 1 October 2001
This Regional Council govern 7 Kibbutz's, 20 Moshav's,
3 Communities (including the former Local Council of Ramot HaShavim and one high education
Official website at <www.drom-hasharon.org.il>, with photo of the new city hall with the orange variant.
Dov Gutterman, 13 April 2005
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