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image by Dov Gutterman, 2 August 2008
Santa Lucía is a municipality in Department of Atlantico,
Colombia. It was founded on 22 March 1874.
The flag of Santa Lucía is horizontal green-blue-red with white triangle on the hoist. However, the image at the municipal web site show also a yellow border which could be border or fringe or unrelated background.
Information in Spanish: "La Bandera del Municipio fué escogida tambien mediante concurso abierto en la fecha de Junio 6 al 12 de Agosto del 2.000, amparado juridicamente por el Acuerdo No 06 y el Acta de eleccion de simbolos patrios, avalados por Concejo municipal y la Alcaldia Municipal.
El postulante de la bandera escogida en aquel entonces por el concejo municipal fue la propuesta por el Profesor : APOLINAR POLO RIVERA."
Source: municipal web site.
Dov Gutterman and Felipe Carillo, 2 August 2008
Translated from municipal
"The municipal flag was selected in a contest that took place from 6 June to 12 August 2000 and officially approved by Decree No. 06 and the "Act of Election of the Municipal Symbols", passed by the Municipal Council and the Municipal Administration [respectively?]. The elected flag proposal was designed by Pr. Apolinar Polo Rivera."
The municipal coat of arms was selected and approved by the same process.
Ivan Sache, 10 August 2008
image from municipal web site