Council Resolution of 12 February 2001 on architectural quality in urban and rural environments (2001/C 73/04)
THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,
Desirous of improving the quality of the day-to-day environment in the life of European citizens,
1. RECALLING the objectives assigned to the European Community under Article 151 of the Treaty;
2. RECALLING Directive 85/384/EEC(1), which states in particular that "architecture, the quality of buildings, the way in which they blend in with their surroundings, respect for the natural and urban environment and the collective and individual cultural heritage are matters of public concern";
3. RECALLING the Council Conclusions of 10 November 1994 on the Commission communication concerning European Community action to promote culture(2);
4. RECALLING the Council Conclusions of 21 June 1994 on the cultural and artistic aspects of education(3);...