Yverdon-les-Bains

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Yverdon-les-Bains (French pronunciation: ​[ivɛʁdɔ̃lebɛ̃]) is a municipality in Jura-Nord vaudois of the canton of Vaud in Switzerland. It is the capital of the district. as of December 2017 30,143 people lived in Yverdon-les-Bains.[1] Ir was called Eburodunum and Ebredunum during the Roman era.

Yverdon-les-Bains won Wakker Prize in 2009 for the way the city handled and developed the public areas and connected the old city with Lake Neuchâtel.[2]

The municipality Gressy became part of Yverdon-les-Bains on 1 July 2011.[3]

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  1. Swiss Federal Statistical Office - STAT-TAB, online database – Ständige und nichtständige Wohnbevölkerung nach institutionellen Gliederungen, Geburtsort und Staatsangehörigkeit (in German) accessed 17 September 2018
  2. Wakker Prize (in German) accessed 11 May 2009.
  3. Amtliches Gemeindeverzeichnis der Schweiz published by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office (in German) accessed 17 February 2011.

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