Assignment 2- Identifying Problems outside of
For this assignment choose
a city or metropolitan area (Do not use a city or area in Maryland)
and identify 5 problems / issues that particular area faces related
to infrastructure or services. Think about larger issues like
homelessness, garbage collection, housing, etc.
You are to prepare 3 page report that includes the following information for the area
that you have chosen.
1. Location / City:
2. Overall Population:
3. Average Household
– In a paragraph or two write a brief overview to describe the
5. List 5
Problems / Issues: For each of the 5 problems
identified for the location of your choice describe the problem in
detail. What is the impact on the area? Who does the problem affect?
Provide data/support that proves that this is a problem for the area.
Are there any technologies in use that are helping solve this
problem? Is it working? Are there any technological solutions that
could help solve this problem? Explain. If there is already
technology in use, explain how it can be improved (if it’s not
For this assignment, be
sure to support your claims in the report. ALL information needs to
be cited in APA format.