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K -2 <br />PLACES OF HISTORICAL AND ARCHITECTURAL SIGNIFICANCE <br />The City Council may designate as historical property any building or part <br />thereof, object, structure, monument, or collection thereof having importance to <br />the history or architecture of the City of Newport Beach in accordance with the <br />criteria set forth below. The City Clerk shall maintain a register which shall be <br />known as the City of Newport Beach Register of Historical Property. The City <br />Council may at any time repeal, revise or modify any such designation upon <br />reconsideration of the historical or architectural importance of the places therein <br />described. <br />1. Criteria for Selection <br />a) Property may be designated as historical property if it meets any of <br />the following standards of architectural significance: <br />i) Structures or areas that embody distinguishing characteristics <br />of an architectural style, period, or method of construction, or of <br />architectural development with the City. <br />ii) Notable works of a master builder, designer, or architect <br />whose style influenced the City's architectural development, or <br />structures showing the evolution of a architect's style. <br />iii) Rare structures displaying a building type, design, or <br />indigenous building form. <br />iv) Structures which embody special architectural and design <br />features. <br />v) Outstanding examples of structures displaying original <br />architectural integrity, structurally or stylistically, or both <br />vi) Unique structures or places that act as focal or pivotal points <br />important as a key to the character or visual quality of an area. <br />b) Property may be designated as historical property if it meets any of <br />the following standards of historical significance.