This assignment entails observing the physical space and its social uses of your block (or
neighborhood). The following are some of the questions that you can think about while doing
• What forms of land use do you see? Do you see mostly businesses, residences, or
• What do the buildings look like? What kinds of signs do you see? Do you see
graffiti, murals, or public art?
• What kinds of sidewalk activities do you observe? Who uses public areas? Is
there a variation in terms of who uses these areas at different times of the day?
To complete this assignment, you will write a 750-word paper in which you draw on
course readings and discussions to report on your observation and conclusion. You have to
relate your observation to at least 3 class readings.
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