Bila Tserkva City
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Bila Tserkva City is the seat of Bila Tserkva district government, sits on the banks of the Ross River, about 100 kilometers south from Kiev, with a population of 220，000. The urban area is 200 kilometers. The city has an airport, two railway stations, and one highway across the city, which is the Odessa- St Petersburg highway, about 400 kilometers from Odessa, 1000 kilometers from Moscow. Bila Tserkva City has a mild climate, and the annual average temperature is 12 degree. January is the coldest month when the lowest temperature is －30 degree, July is the hottest month when the highest temperature is 30 to 35 degree.
Bila Tserkva City is a famous city with long history. It is a garden city with clean streets and has the famous Alecsandri Park and Nikolayev Skaya Church.
The city has a solid industrial foundation, and has industries such as light textile, electronic machinery, chemical industry, construction, food processing and so on. In Bila Tserkva City, the artificial jewelry processing by the workers of Ukraine in the Former Soviet Union period is very famous. The largest Ukrainian rubber industry centre for manufacturing giant rubber tires is in this city.
Bila Tserkva City has national agricultural university, food industry schools, medical school, normal school, 6 vocational schools and 25 middle schools. The number of students reaches tens of thousands.
Bila Tserkva City has Alexandra Delhi Park, local chronicle museum, State Theater, Chamber Music Organ Concert Hall, Cultural Palace, a dozen club libraries and four cinemas. The best franchising library system of Kiev Obiast is in Bila Tserkva. It has three libraries, 500,000 books, and the number of the readers is over 50,000 each year.
Many Ukrainian celebrities have been closely tied to Bila Tserkva. Among them, there are composers, People’s Actor, Actor of Merit and the colonel of Ukraine national military band. Besides, there are people who add vitality to the city’s culture life and create a creative atmosphere for Bila Tserkva, such as Actor of Merit, literary and art workers, Member of Ukraine Writers Association, professional artist, independent composer, artist, people in the literature and folk artist.