Neighborhoods in space and time course of development, constitute the overall structure of space blocks. With social change, the station hub, transfer under the regime shift, changing the neighborhood lifestyle. Due to changes in the factors affecting the neighborhood, along with the historical development are constantly changing, so the block patterns and spatial characteristics of the transition, but also forever without stopping. Therefore, neighborhood context, to describe the development process and qualifications neighborhoods change, description block patterns change, the type of neighborhood commercial space, relevance, impact ... and other stations that constitute the elements of this research. At the time of this study since the Japanese colonial period, starting in 1919, in Taipei elementary school built in neighborhoods where the development of qualification process, until the period of Contemporary Art Taipei (2013), to understand spatial and temporal changes of the next block business transformation, develop relationships. Context where development through neighborhoods built during the Japanese colonial elementary school to discuss the future development of street space.
Taipei City Government since 1994 to migrate from the site of Chang''an Road, Xinyi District, the Old City and the surrounding areas change the nature of street blocks, Taipei City Government is taking the old shops and street blocks opposite sides of nature in different periods, for comparison. This article will block where the old Taipei City Government is divided into three stages, namely to explore Chang''an Road and its surrounding neighborhood context, nature and space show street blocks. The first phase, from 1919 to the war, nine Zhongshan North Road Taipei pass, the big Japanese Street residence in a large, mainly with the Japanese demand, set "unusual elementary school built," practical measures to distinguish between the Japanese Unlike Taiwanese schools, there are large positive stops, employment agencies, and other official buildings market, the neighborhoods where street blocks belong to the Catholic and official residences. The second "Taipei City Government" phase (1946 to 1994), was the location of the administrative center of the Taipei City Government, the Japanese colonial period, the official establishment of an employment agency, to Taipei City Health Bureau, the market has the fourth floor of Taipei Chang''an City Library Branch, a municipal data collection, aside Taisho stops has been spent. Across from City Hall opened shop about various business matters, making the original business functions, and is the administrative center of the nature of neighborhoods. Taipei City Government from 1994 to 2012 to the third stage of the migration Xinyi District, Taipei City Health Bureau to disability benefits Hall, Chang''an Branch possession with the city''s municipal data also relocated, the old city near the transactional stores, such as typing, printing, scrivener, engraving, etc., will therefore go out of business, Chang''an Road shops Depression up empty mall into a recession. With the Taipei MRT Danshui Line opened in 1997, Museum of Contemporary Art opened in 2001, expanded the culture of governance, which features as Historic preservation and adaptive reuse, as well as the Museum of Contemporary Art in association with public transit linear park arts festivals. At this stage, the cultural industry to promote economic development and to link space and activities important rallying point for the city, showing local prosperity impetus. Block patterns from the original administrative center and official sites of color into the nature of tourism and recreation.
This study carried out in accordance with the surrounding shops three periods analyzed with descriptive statistics comparison, the Japanese colonial period (c. 1922) located at the periphery of the Catholic elementary school built in the location of the local administrative center, due to significantly enhance political status, urban correction release program, and its surrounding residential related to official residences or shops based. After migration Taipei City Government (1994 to 2001), due to the progress of convenient transportation and transport routes, after the opening of freshwater MRT Zhongshan Station, bringing crowds and commercial activities. To the Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei period (2001 to date), the surrounding neighborhoods and positioning functions mature, their lifestyles to improve their lives and the surrounding recreation-related shops ratio. Displayed in the monument after activation and re-use the original MRT led the crowd outside, street patterns and the administrative center of the Catholic official color of the original site of the old city into a tourism and recreation features.