Last modified: 2008-02-03 by jarig bakker
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Recently it adopted no less than three flags, all consisting of cloth
with the municipal logo.
Jarig Bakker, 17 Jan 2008
Image after article on this
webpage, reported by Stefan Lambregts, 31 Jan 2008. Blazoning: or a
lion passant gules armed azure charged with a label azure. The CoA was
discussed by the municipal council on 17 January 2008, where objections
were raised against the color of the label, which was argent (=white) on
the original arms of the van Teijlingen family. According to the majority
it was no longer a family arms, so it was quite proper to change. the color.
Labels were used to signify that a younger generation was in power. The
van Teijlingens received their goods from the Count of Holland, so they
were the younger generation.