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by Phil Nelson, 28 January 2000
This city of 35,369 inhabitants was founded in 1927. The flag
uses the colours and stripes ("franjas") of the CoA.
The white replaces the silver from the shield. The green
represents the colour of the coconut tree. palm leaves
surrounding the shield of Cataño. Visually speaking, this is
used to distinguish our flag from the Greek and Uruguayan ones.
The flag of Cataño was officially adopted by a resolution of the
Honorable Municipal Assembly of Cataño in an ordinary session
under the presidence of Hon. Alcalde Don José Alvarez Brunet on
September 5, 1974.
Thanh-Tâm Le', 12 January 1999
The top flag is based upon pueblos-de-puertorico.com site
(defunct). Almost the same flag can be found at Lexjuris site.Cataño
is west of San Juan.
Jarig Bakker, 28 January 2000
Cataño - Its flag reproduces the colors and stripes of its shield. It has the same nine horizont