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image located by Valentin Poposki, 8 January 2008
Sandy Springs (formerly Hammond) is a newly incorporated city, as of December 2005, and a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia. Located in Fulton County, Georgia, just south of Roswell, it is named for the sandy springs that still exist in the city
as a protected historic site. Sandy Springs is Georgia's eighth-largest city, with an estimated 2006 population of 85,771. It is the second-largest of the three principal cities of the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is the main component of the larger Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Gainesville, Georgia-Alabama (part) Combined Statistical Area." - from Wikipedia: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandy_Springs,_Georgia, where you will find more about the city history.
The flag of the city can be seen in a photo on Waymarking site:www.waymarking.com/.
Valentin Poposki, 8 January 2008