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image by Ivan Sache, 1 November 2021
Image from the website of the Municipal Chamber
The municipality of Bom Retiro (9,966 inhabitants in 2019; 105,550 ha) is located 120 km west of Florianópolis.
Ivan Sache, 1 November 2021
The flag of Bom Retiro is prescribed by Municipal Law No. 329 promulgated in
The flag is composed of three stripes, green, white and red, arranged horizontally, representing the local landscape, peace, and fraternity. The flag is charged in the center with the municipal coat of arms.
The arms of Bom Retiro are composed of an oval circle charged with two yellow stars in the upper dexter part, which represent the two districts of the municipality. In the lower sinister part, three Brazilian pines, representing the past's great resource, and, for the future, great reforestation organized in the municipality. The oval circle surrounded dexter by a maize plant and sinister by a tobacco plant, representing agriculture, tied in base by a blue scroll inscribed "14 de Janeiro 1923 - Bom Retiro" in black letters. The oval circle surrounded by a golden yellow wall representing the town.