Location in Central Java
|• Regent||Hajjah Idza Priyanti|
|• Total||1,657.73 km2 (640.05 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,100/km2 (2,700/sq mi)|
|Time zone||WIB (UTC+7)|
The Regency in 2010 is divided into 17 districts:
Brebes is known for its shalot (bawang merah) and Salted duck egg (telur asin in Indonesia). Other popular dishes include Sate Blengong and Peuyeum Ketan from Salem, one of 17 Districts in Brebes.
In January 2014, all the Jatibarang Dam constructions have been completed and ready to water-fill in mid-February 2014. The dam is useful for flood control through Kreo River, Garang River, West Flood Canal and drinking water supply with intensity 1 liter per second for consumption of 100,000 new subscribers in Gunungpati and West Semarang in 2014. Kreo Cave will be isolated in the dam water and a bridge will be provided to go there.
- Bakti Buwono (January 23, 2014). "Penggenangan Waduk Jatibarang Pertengahan Februari".
- "Berharap Banyak dari Bendung Jatibarang". March 22, 2013.
- (Indonesian) Official Site of Brebes Regency
- (Indonesian) Official Site of Brebes Regency Government (DPRD)
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