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Municipalities in Rocky View County:
The flag was selected after a competition begun in January 2005 in which 75 proposals were received from Albart, the United States and France by the time the competition closed on March 1, 2004. The final flag was designed using combined elements from separate proposals by Kurt and John Konshuk.
The colors of the flag are:
The Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) has recognized the Municipal District of Rocky View's Flag Design Competition at this year's 2005 Marketing Canada Awards. The Rocky View Flag Design Competition won two awards: in the category of "Brand Development" and "Best of Category", a prestigious award reserved for the best initiative in its category.
The Marketing Canada Awards program recognizes outstanding achievements
in promoting Canadian municipalities and regions. Awards are presented in 14
categories, with nominees grouped according to their overall economic
development budget. Rocky View's entries competed in the under $200,000
David Kalinchuk, 13 October 2005