Per fess arched. Azure; falcon Argent. Or; wavy fess Azure with three fountains Argent of water which leave on a surface. The shield is crowned by or mauerkrone with three towers and framed by two ears Or, which are twined by the ribbon Azure.
Azure symbolizes the clear sky and beauty of the nature, or (on a flag - yellow color) - natural resources. The bird personifies city because it reminds of its contour. The division specifies, that city is located on one of the highest places of Azov Height. The wavy strip with fountains means small river Volnovakha which name deduce from a plenty of springs.
The authors are M.Starodubtsev, E.Malakha.
Computer graphic V.M.Napytkin.
Гречило А.Б. Герби та прапори міст і сіл України. - Львів, 2004. Ч. 1. -120+ХLIV с. (ISBN 966-02-0994-0).