Does publishing photos of people parked in bike lanes matter? Or is it a waste of time? Commenters are divided, but the day after this launched, Councilmember Tommy Wells specifically brought up whether we need fines or more enforcement for people parking in bike lanes. Did the site bring this into the forefront of Wells’ mind? Who knows, but props once again for Tommy Wells.

David Alpert is Founder and President of Greater Greater Washington and Executive Director of DC Sustainable Transportation (DCST). He worked as a Product Manager for Google for six years and has lived in the Boston, San Francisco, and New York metro areas in addition to Washington, DC. He lives with his wife and two children in Dupont Circle. Unless otherwise noted, opinions in his GGWash posts are his and not the official views of GGWash or DCST.