Last modified: 2020-07-14 by ian macdonald
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The municipality of Centenário (3,021 inhabitants in 2016; 13,445 ha) is
located 375 km north of Porto Alegre.
Centenário was established between 1900 and 1902 by descendants of Polish immigrants. Formed in 1915, the community of Săo Paulo was subsequently renamed to Vila Centenário.
Ivan Sache, 14 July 2020
The flag and arms of Centenário are prescribed by Municipal Law No. 146
promulgated on 11 August 1995.
The municipal flag of Centenário shall have the following colors: green, yellow, blue, white, and brown.
The municipal coat of arms of Centenário is based on the Portuguese shape and on historical data on the origin of the municipality.
Leis Municipais database
Image after "Rayssa Fernandes hp", Wikimedia Commons
14 July 2020