Earl Wirich made the coat of arms out of the six symbols of the earls who ruled
in the castle of Broich.
Earl of Daun - the lattice
Earl of Falkenstein - the wheel
Earl of Limburg - the lion
Earl of Oberstein - the lion over the beam
Earl of Broich - the shield
Earl of Reipoldskirchen - the wheel with four crosses around it.
The colours of the town flag are yellow and red.