The purpose of this chapter is to promote the historic, cultural, educational, economic, and general welfare of the community by:
A. Assuring that appropriate development is consistent with Land Use, Housing, and Historic Resource Elements of the Brea General Plan.
B. Establishing a mechanism to identify and preserve the distinct historic and architectural characteristics of Brea which represent elements of the city's cultural, social, economic, political, and architectural history;
C. Fostering civic pride in the beauty and noble accomplishments of the past as represented in Brea's historic resources;
D. Encouraging preservation, restoration, and rehabilitation of structures, areas, and neighborhoods, and thereby preventing future blight.
(Ord. 953, passed 6-21-94)