|Heraldry of the World |
Wappen der Welt
Civic heraldry of Germany
The arms were granted on August 25, 1975.
The upper part shows the lion of the dukes of Jülich, who ruled the area for many centuries. The lower part represents the 9 villages in the municipality.
Literature : Nagel, R. : Rheinisches Wappenbuch, Köln, 1986.