New region: “Grand Est” is chosen for Alsace-Lorraine-Champagne-Ardenne

After three weeks of voting, the result was unveiled Monday … That’s it. After several weeks of reflection and citizen consultation, along with some twists , the name of a favourite with locals Alsace-Lorraine-Champagne-Ardenne is … “Great East”. This name has collected 75% of the 289,000 votes. Le nom choisi pour la région Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine est …