Gagny is a commune in the eastern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 14.2 km (8.8 mi) from the center of Paris.
History [ edit ]
On 20 May 1869, a small part of the territory of Gagny was detached and merged with a part of the territory of
Livry-Gargan and a part of the territory of Clichy-sous-Bois to create the commune of Le Raincy.
Twin towns [ edit ]
In 1974, Gagny became twinned with the English towns of
Sutton and Bishop Auckland In 1978, Gagny became twinned with Gladsaxe Denmark.
Heraldry [ edit ]
The arms of Gagny are
Quarterly: 1 & 4: bendy Or and azure, 2 & 3: azure, a fleur de lys Or; overall on an inescutcheon gules, 3 automobile wheels argent.
Exierunt mille ad victoriam (a thousand go out to victory)
Transport [ edit ]
Gagny is served by two stations on Paris
RER line E: Gagny and Le Chénay – Gagny.
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