Outer golden ring: Unity of City with the whole island ; gold for the richness of place with its varied resources and rich environment.
Green Background: Life, rich vegetation and relatively intact environment that sustain its people.
inner golden ring with 62 pentagonal forms: Unity among City's sixty two (62) Barangays and its inhabitants.
Sky Blue Color: Peace with the sky representing peaceful living within the city.
1998: the year when Calapan was established as a city.
parallel blue bars: Sea and water resources of the City as prime source of livelihood of coastal inhabitants and as gateway through sea going to the island of Mindoro.
Wheel: Progress and development of human activities and commerce.
rice stalk with grains: Farming as source of livelihood of the people.
tree: reflective of a city that needs to be sustained and cared for, just lie a small plant that could grow into a full grown trees, which later could give life to all within its shade.