Meyn (Danish: Meden ) is a municipality in the district of Schleswig -Flensburg, in Schleswig- Holstein. The place was several times in the competition "Our village has a future" excellent.

Geography and transport

Meyn is about thirteen kilometers west of Flensburg on the main road 199 to Niebüll.


Special attention regional attained the place in the 1970s and 1980s than in Meyn -east the special ammunition storage Meyn of the U.S. Army was built next to an existing ammunition depot for the location Flensburg- Soft. There temporarily warheads were stored for the weapon system Lance. The depot does not exist anymore.


All nine seats in the municipal council occupied since the local elections of 2013, the voters Community KWGM.

Coat of arms

Blazon: "More than blue - silver waves split of gold and blue. Front half a mill wheel on black gap behind a silver, with a stand of standing waves in the heron. "