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Encyclopedia > Gorzów Wielkopolski
Gorzów Wielkopolski
(Flag) (Coat of Arms)
Motto: none
Voivodship Lubusz
Municipal government Rada Miasta Gorzowa Wielkopolskiego
Mayor Tadeusz Jędrzejczak
Area 86 km²
Population
 - city
 - urban
 - density

125 780
-
1463/km²
Founded
City rights
-
-
Latitude
Longitude
52°44' N
15°14' E
Area code +48 95
Car plates FG
Twin towns -
Municipal Website (http://www.gorzow.pl/)

Gorzów Wielkopolski (abbrev. Gorzów Wlkp., pronounce: Image:Ltspkr.png ['gɔʒuvvielkɔ'pɔlski], German Landsberg an der Warthe) is a city in northwestern Poland, on the Warta river, with 126,000 inhabitants (1999). Since 1999, it is one of the two capitals of Lubusz Voivodship (the other is Zielona Góra), previously capital of Gorzów Voivodship (1975-1998). from pl wiki File links The following pages link to this file: Gorzów Wielkopolski ... from pl wiki File links The following pages link to this file: Gorzów Wielkopolski ... A motto is a phrase or collection of words intended to describe the motivation or intention of a sociological grouping or organization. ... from pl wiki File links The following pages link to this file: Gorzów Wielkopolski ... A Voivodship ( Romanian: Voievodat, Polish: Województwo, Serbian: Vojvodstvo or Vojvodina) was a feudal state in medieval Romania, Hungary, Poland, Russia and Serbia (see Vojvodina), ruled by a Voivod. ... Lubusz voivodship since 1999 The Lubusz Voivodship (in Polish województwo lubuskie) is an administrative and local government region or voivodship in the western part of Poland. ... This article explains the meaning of area as a physical quantity. ... Population density can be used as a measurement of any tangible item. ... A telephone numbering plan is a system that allows subscribers to make and receive telephone calls across long distances. ... Polish car number plates since May 1, 2000 ... This article is about partnerships between towns distant from each other; see Twin cities for the different concept of physically neighbouring cities. ... The purpose of this page is to lay out our policies for handling sounds, and give people some useful information for handling sound files. ... Warta (Latin: Varta, German: Warthe) is a river in western-central Poland, a tributary of the Oder river. ... Lubusz voivodship since 1999 The Lubusz Voivodship (in Polish województwo lubuskie) is an administrative and local government region or voivodship in the western part of Poland. ... Motto: none Voivodship Lubusz Municipal government Rada Miasta Zielona Góra Mayor Bożena Ronowicz Area 58,3 km² Population  - city  - urban  - density 118 730 - 2047/km² Founded City rights 13th century 1323 Latitude Longitude 51°56 N 15°30 E Area code +48 68 Car plates FZ Twin towns Nitra Slovakia... Gorzów Voivodship (Polish: województwo gorzowskie) was a unit of administrative division and local government in Poland in years 1975-1998, superseded by Lubusz Voivodship and West Pomeranian Voivodship. ...


Near Gorzów are located the biggest Polish oil fields, more than 210 milion barrels worth $8 bln at the current price.

Contents

Universities and colleges

  • Panstwowa Wyzsza Szkola Zawodowa w Gorzowie Wlkp. Homepage (http://www.pwsz.pl/)
  • Poznan University School of Physical Education - Faculty of Physical Education in Gorzów Wielkopolski Faculty homepage (http://www.awf-gorzow.edu.pl/)
  • College of English in Gorzów Wielkopolski Homepage (http://www.nkjo.net.pl)
  • Wyzsza Szkola Biznesu w Gorzowie Wlkp. Homepage (http://www.wsb.gorzow.pl/)
  • Wyzsza Informatyczna Szkola Zawodowa w Gorzowie Wlkp. Homepage (http://www.wisz.edu.pl/)
  • Poznan University of Medical Sciences - University Teaching Center in Gorzów Wielkopolski

Poznan University of Medical Sciences (Polish: ) is a prominent Polish medical university. ...

Sports

AZS PWSZ Gorzów Wielkopolski is a Polish women basketball team, based in Gorzow Wielkopolski, playing in Sharp Torell Basket Liga. ... Torell Basket Liga (TBL), previously Sharp Torell Basket Liga (STBL) or Polish Women Basketball League (=Polska Liga Koszykówki Lobiet, PLKK) is the highest level league of women basketball in Poland 2004 Championship Playoffs for 1st place: Stary Browar AZS Poznań (2nd place) - Lotos VBW Clima Gdynia - (Polish Champion 2004) 1...

Politics

Gorzow Wielkopolski/Zielona Gora constituency

Members of Parliament (Sejm) elected from this constituency This article is about the lower chamber of Polish parliament. ...

  • Dariusz Bachalski, PO
  • Andrzej Brachmański, SLD-UP
  • Jakub Derech-Krzycki, SLD-UP
  • Stanisław Gudzowski, LPR
  • Jan Kochanowski, SLD-UP
  • Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz, PiS
  • Henryk Ostrowski, Samoobrona
  • Alfred Owoc, SLD-UP
  • Robert Smoleń, SLD-UP
  • Franciszek Wołowicz, SLD-UP
  • Bogusław Wontor, SLD-UP
  • Józef Zych, PSL

External link

  • The official website of Gorzów Wielkopolski (http://www.gorzow.pl/en/)

Famous People


Zenon Jaskula was one of the most important cycling riders in the 90s, getting a brilliant 3rd place in the Tour de France in 1993. ... Arthur Moritz Schönflies (April 17, 1853 Landsberg an der Warthe(Gorzów) – May 27, 1928) was a German mathematician, known for his contributions to the application of group theory to crystallography, and for work in topology. ... Christa Wolf (born March 18, 1929 in Landsberg an der Warthe, Germany, as Christa Ihlenfeld) is the best_known writer to emerge from the former East Germany. ...

 
Poland
Voivodships of Poland
Greater Poland | Kuyavia-Pomerania | Lesser Poland | Łódź | Lower Silesia | Lublin | Lubusz | Masovia | Opole | Podlachia | Pomerania | Świętokrzyskie | Silesia | Subcarpathia | Warmia and Masuria | West Pomerania
Principal cities
Warsaw | Łódź | Kraków | Wrocław | Poznań | Gdańsk | Szczecin | Bydgoszcz | Lublin | Katowice | Białystok | Częstochowa | Gdynia | Gorzów Wlkp. | Toruń | Radom | Kielce | Rzeszów | Olsztyn

 
 

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