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The municipality of Serranópolis do Iguaçu
Serranópolis do Iguaçu was established by State Law No. 11,218 promulgated on 7 December 1995, as the union of the districts of Jardinópolis and Flor de Serra, then part of the municipality of Medianeira.
The flag and arms of Serranópolis do Iguaçu are prescribed by Municipal Law No. 50 promulgated on 23 November 1998.
The flag of the municipality of Serranópolis do Iguaçu was designed by Cristiane Lāngaro, winner of the public contest initiated by Order No. 14 issued on 11 March 1997.
The municipal flag of Serranópolis do Iguaçu shall be rectangular, divided by three parallel, equal stripes, the outer one plant green and th central one yellow, charged in the center with a brown sphere inscribed with the white writing "Serranópolis do Iguaçu", in its center a smaller snowy white circle and two five-pointed yellow stars, emerging from the sphere four yellow and green greater points and four snowy white lesser points.
In compliance with heraldic norms, the municipal flag shall have the official dimensions prescribed for the national flag.
The elements and colors of the municipal flag have the following meaning.
I - Snowy white symbolizes peace between the two districts that united to form the municipality of Serranópolis do Iguaçu.
II - Plant green represents Iguaçu National Park, a 185,262.5 ha ecological reserve, greening fields and hope in profuse harvests.
III - Yellow represents the municipality's income, mostly relying on agriculture, represented by soybean and maize, the predominant crops.
IV - Brown symbolizes the main resource, the generous and fertile soil, main source of income and development for the municipality.
V - The stars symbolize the union of the two districts of Jardinópolis and Flor de Serra.
VI - The circle is moving Earth, including economy, society and politic.
VII - The white, green and yellow points running from the greater circle to the green and yellow parts symbolize peace, people's aspirations and resources boosting development.
Ivan Sache, 9 February 2022