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Town development summary which we made use of history in

Last update date March 12, 2019

 Yokohama had place of modern Westernization and culture always original as the advanced ground of the times and built individual town. In large city limits, inheritance of history and culture cultivated for a long time is abundant. Private house or shrines and temples which conveyed the old days of modern architecture, post town and farm village which showed the opening of a port formed charm of Yokohama with beautiful nature which hill and the sea wove.
 Left historic scenery is precious citizen's property now, and maintenance and utilization are today's urgent business. In addition, historic scenery gives individuality as well as cultural assets-like value in town and lays moisture and a space for civic life and brings up love to area.
 We establish "town development summary which we made use of history" in here that thought, historic memory remain in town development and do that we keep these in good condition and inflect and inherit in the future with depth and rich town.
 Maintenance inflection of historic scenery is accompanied by difficult problem, but citizen, company, the government as of now cooperate at the same time and are problem that you must work on. Above all, effort of owners, place by invention are big, and city supports enough for this and must cooperate.
 Therefore, we plan flexible correspondence that we put together in the fact of owner on applying this summary and act so that purpose of summary is understood widely. In addition, we research about better maintenance utilization and perform attractive comfortable town development for improvement of measure.

(purpose)
This Article 1 summary is intended that we contribute to attractive, comfortable town development by establishing historic building creating characteristics of Yokohama and basic matter about maintenance and utilization of historic district (we say "historic scenery" as follows.).
(targeted for application)
Object applying this Article 2 summary moves to place to fix for each next issue.
(1) Landmark architecture
We say thing which brings about charm of Yokohama, and says building which is precious historic cultural assets, engineering works industrial remains of an ancient structure and workpiece doing these and one body in scenery and almost passed through 50 years after the construction.
(2) Historic district
We call district with scenery which is full of regionality, history characteristics making one body landmark architecture and these.
(operational policy)
The Article 3 mayor develops general measure to achieve purpose of this summary and must try to play a leading role.
2 mayors must serve in conduct of measure of foregoing paragraph so that citizen, owner of landmark architecture and expertise are reflected enough.
Maintenance and inflection of 3 historic sceneries are accomplished by efforts such as owners of landmark architecture, and the mayor shall act to take measure of support for this enough.
In deference to property rights such as owners of landmark architecture and 4 mayors shall apply elastically flexible and this summary in consideration for improvement of living environment.
5 mayors shall plan promotion of study on maintenance and utilization and the spread of historic sceneries.
6 mayors shall evaluate historic scenery as needed.
We shall perform evaluation of 7 landmark architectures by separate table 1 (way of thinking of evaluation of landmark architecture).

(registration)
The Article 4 mayor can register in account book with cooperation of the owner as Yokohama-shi registration landmark architecture (we say "registration landmark architecture" as follows.) about landmark architecture admitting that there is value in scenery.
(notice)
When we registered by regulations of preceding article as registration landmark architecture, the Article 5 mayor shall notify owner of the building concerned of this.
We fix necessary matter for town development summary conduct point (we say "the history summary conduct point" as follows.) Article 2 that we made use of history in about notice by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs.
(support measures)
We can take necessary support measures such as conduct of maintenance investigation so that registration landmark architecture keeps the Article 6 mayor in good condition appropriately and is utilized.
(notice of the current situation change act)
About Article 7 registration landmark architecture, person who is going to perform large-scale modifications about appearance must notify the mayor of so beforehand. But the regulations (February, 2006 Yokohama-shi regulations No. 2.about creation of Yokohama-shi attractive cityscape Act that says "urban environment law" as follows, and is performed based on preservation utilization plan to set of 4 of urban environment law Article 14 about identification scenery formation landmark architecture to set of 2 of) Article 14 is not this limit.
We fix necessary matter for history summary conduct point Article 3 about notice by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs.
(advice)
When we admit that it is necessary for maintenance of landmark architecture in particular when there is notice of the current situation change act by regulations of preceding article, the Article 8 mayor can advise for the person whom we notified concerned.
(maintenance contract)
The Article 9 mayor is registration landmark architecture nouchimachizuku
About thing admitting that rinouede is necessary, we can conclude contract (we say "maintenance contract" as follows.) containing matter about utilization with maintenance of the building concerned between owner.
We fix necessary matter for history summary conduct point Article 4 about maintenance contract by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs.

(authorization)
The Article 10 mayor can authorize with the approval of the owner about thing admitting that we have among registration landmark architectures particularly important value as Yokohama-shi authorization landmark architecture (we say "authorized landmark architecture" as follows.).
About authorized landmark architecture authorized by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs, regulations from Article 6 to Article 9 do not apply.
We fix necessary matter for history summary conduct point Article 5 Paragraph 1 about agreement of authorization by regulations of 3 Paragraph 1.
(grant of certificate)
When we authorized by regulations of preceding article as authorized landmark architecture, the Article 11 mayor shall issue certificate to owner of the building concerned.
We fix necessary matter for history summary conduct point Article 5 Paragraph 2 about grant by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs.
(maintenance utilization plan)
When we are going to authorize as authorized landmark architecture, the Article 12 mayor shall set plan (we say "maintenance utilization plan" as follows.) about maintenance and utilization after the discussion with owner beforehand.
We shall establish maintenance inflection plan of 2 foregoing paragraphs about matter to advocate to each next issue.
(1) Matter about maintenance utilization policy
(2) Matter about parts such as the appearance that should keep in good condition and design, structure and materials
(3) Matter about the use of site and placement such as tree bamboo
(4) Matter which is necessary for other maintenance and utilization
(cancellation of authorization)
When unavoidable reason admits that there is based on proposal of owner of authorized landmark architecture, the Article 13 mayor cancels authorization of authorization landmark architecture or shall change contents of the maintenance utilization plan.
We set necessary matter of history summary conduct point Article 6 about change of cancellation of authorization by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs or maintenance utilization plan.
(report of the current situation change act)
About Article 14 authorization landmark architecture, person who is going to do change act about maintenance utilization plan must report so to the mayor beforehand. But, about specific scenery formation landmark architecture to fix for 2 of urban environment law Article 14, act performed based on preservation utilization plan to set of 4 of urban environment law Article 14 is not this limit.
We fix necessary matter for history summary conduct point Article 7 about report by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs.
(instruction and advice)
When we admit that it is necessary for maintenance of authorized landmark architecture particularly when there is report of the current situation change act by regulations of preceding article, we teach for the person who reported concerned and the Article 15 mayor can advise.
(measures for maintenance and utilization)
When we admit that it is necessary that the Article 16 mayor keeps authorized landmark architecture appropriately for the future and utilizes, based on proposal from the owner, we can take necessary measures such as the public use.

(appoint)
Yokohama-shi historic scenery maintenance district (we say "historic scenery maintenance district" as follows.) can appoint historic district admitting that the Article 17 mayor is necessary to plan maintenance of historic scenery.
(maintenance maintenance plan)
When we are going to appoint historic scenery maintenance district, the Article 18 mayor shall set necessary thing of maintenance maintenance plan among matters to advocate to each next issue to listen to opinions such as district inhabitants beforehand.
(1) Matter about maintenance maintenance policy of historic scenery
(2) Matter about designation of article (we say "maintenance article" as follows.) that it is admitted that it is particularly necessary to keep designated and historic scenery of landmark architecture in good condition
(3) Matter about maintenance inflection plan of landmark architecture and maintenance article
(4) Matter about environmental maintenance necessary for maintenance of historic scenery
(5) Matter about the furtherance measures necessary for maintenance of historic scenery
(6) Matter that it is admitted that it is necessary for maintenance of other historic sceneries
(report of the current situation change act)
About Article 19 historic scenery maintenance district, person who is going to do the current situation change act about maintenance maintenance plan must report so to the mayor beforehand.
We fix necessary matter for history summary conduct point Article 7 about report by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs.
(instruction and advice)
When there is report of the current situation change act by regulations of preceding article, act to affect the report concerned teaches that you should take necessary measures for the person who reported concerned to maintenance maintenance plan when we admit that it is incompatible or the Article 20 mayor can advise.

(the furtherance)
For owners performing act that the Article 21 mayor sets of each next issue about maintenance, repair, arranging scenery, the reconstruction about maintenance inflection of historic scenery, it is sono
We can support a part of the expense required for act.
(1) Act to be carried out based on the contract about thing which concluded maintenance contract among registration landmark architectures
(2) Act to be carried out based on the maintenance utilization plan about authorized landmark architecture
(3) Act to be carried out based on the maintenance maintenance plan in the historic scenery maintenance district
(4) Act that is performed based on preservation utilization plan to set of 4 of urban environment law Article 14 about specific scenery formation landmark architecture to fix for 2 of urban environment law Article 14
(5) Act to support about repair work for the purpose of inflection to contribute to raising value of landmark architecture
(6) Act that it is admitted that we contribute to maintenance and utilization of historic scenery with thing except act by regulations of each front issue in particular
We set necessary matter of town development subsidization summary which we made use of history in about the furtherance by regulations of 2 foregoing paragraphs.

(setting of committee member)
We put historic scenery maintenance committee member (we say "committee member" as follows.) to adopt Article 22 expert and citizen's opinion, and to plan promotion of maintenance and utilization of historic scenery.
2 mayors can listen to opinion of committee member about matter about specific scenery formation landmark architecture to set of 2 of matter thought to be important on conduct of this summary and urban environment law Article 14.
We fix necessary matter for history summary conduct point Article 8 about committee member by regulations of 3 Paragraph 1 and, about matter about hearing to committee member by regulations of foregoing paragraph, set of history summary conduct point Article 9 and Article 10.

(narrowed eyes of conduct)
The Urban Development Bureau head establishes necessary matter about conduct of this Article 23 summary.

Supplementary provisions
This summary takes effect on April 1, 1988.
This summary takes effect on October 1, 1997.
This summary takes effect on April 1, 2005.
This summary takes effect on April 1, 2015.
This summary takes effect on November 24, 2016.
This summary takes effect on December 27, 2018.

(separate table 1) Way of thinking of evaluation of landmark architecture

Purpose

By maintenance and inflection of historic building creating characteristics of Yokohama, we perform attractive, comfortable town development.

Object:

Macrotaxonomy

We say thing which brings about charm of Yokohama, and says building which is precious historic cultural assets, engineering works industrial remains of an ancient structure and workpiece doing these and one body in scenery and almost passed through 50 years after the construction.

Object:
Small classification

Building

Old folk house, shrines and temples, modern architecture, Western-style building, modern Japanese-style building, the close present age building (we include house)

Engineering works

Remains of an ancient structure such as bridge, building a breakwater, retaining wall, road, railroad, the basics

Others

Was constructed after World War II end;, about (say "postwar building" as follows), is monyumentarutawa, street furniture

Important
Of evaluation
Standard

Building value such as value of engineering works of building

Superior point is recognized more than design-like characteristic, technical characteristic, one of the scientific (history of building, history of engineering works, the industrial history, history of harbor) value.

  • Become main factor to form thing of building or superior for scenery, and building superior in design.
  • Plan technology, preservation technology, construction technology, building indicating development of technique in conjunction with city development and building, engineering works including environmental technology.
  • Building which showed innovative building and characteristic design thought that were functional about building, and were technical, and constituted space in social new attempt particularly after the war conspicuously. Thing by design that big value was placed in for individuality and innovation. Thing of new attempt by designers who worked in Yokohama with a pioneer spirit again.

Historic value

From the middle early modern times to the opening of a port, the earthquake disaster revival period, World War II end, we have characteristic to tell about history of Yokohama of postwar city development again.

  • Was made by a certain 1:00, and was used, and building indicating the model.
  • Building which the area that it is hard to share with others experienced, and clarifies regional characteristic. About building, we played a remarkable role from viewpoint of history of city development that function and location participated in city development of Yokohama, cultural history, life cycle particularly after the war. Land and thing which is characteristic from viewpoint of history of areas of the neighboring areas which received the requisition again in postwar period.

Value of scenery

We constitute consecutive historic cityscape and cityscape which is characteristic in postwar period and constitute local historic scenery and have value as more applicable than one including existence of local Landmark or cultural scenery or it is admitted that we create attractive scenery in postwar period by utilization that is new about building.

  • Become main factor to form thing of building or superior for scenery, and building superior in design.
  • Building which is continued using, and continues being used familiarly which is loved by citizen.

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