[<< wikipedia] Communauté de communes des Vosges Méridionales
The Communauté de communes des Vosges Méridionales (before 2009: Communauté de communes des Trois Rivières) is a former administrative association of rural communes in the Vosges département of eastern France and in the region of Lorraine. It was merged into the new Communauté de communes de la Porte des Vosges Méridionales in January 2017.The association had its administrative offices at Plombières-les-Bains.


== Composition ==
Created in 1996, the association comprised 3 of the 4 communes in the Canton of Plombières-les-Bains as follows:

Le Val-d'Ajol
Plombières-les-Bains
Girmont-Val-d'Ajol
The grouping originally took its name from three small rivers:

The Semouse (a 41 km long river which crosses the commune of Plombières-les-Bains at the hamlet of Ruaux)
The Augronne (a 29 km long river which flows through the centre of Plombières-les-Bains)
The Combeauté (a 37 km long river which has its source at Girmont-Val-d'Ajol and crosses Le Val-d'Ajol)


== Sources and further reading ==

This article incorporates information from the equivalent article in the French Wikipedia, consulted during March 2009.