Thanks to everyone who joined the Greater and Lesser Washington Flickr pool and submitted photos! Here are a few of our favorites this week.

The new Petworth Market. Photo by petworthmarket.

Family crossing at 27th and K. Photo by M.V. Jantzen.

Tourists learning DC geography. Photo by M.V. Jantzen.

Kayaks below the Key Bridge. Photo by lehnermd.

If only Independence Avenue could look like this more often. Photo by katiesalay.

Photo by nevermindtheend.

Photo by mediaslave.

More bollards needed? Photo by katiesalay.

Under the C&O. Photo by lehnermd.

Join the Flickr group and submit your own photos! Photos will ideally depict either great or not-so-great features of a part of the Washington, DC region, showing people, roads, parks, stores or buildings as beautiful and lively places filled with people, or unsightly or desolate places that could be greater.

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.

Laura DeSantis is the Online Advocacy and Outreach Specialist for the Coalition for Smarter Growth. Prior to joining CSG, Laura worked at Fleishman-Hillard Communications, where she worked on digital and social media strategy for clients. Laura is a 2009 graduate of Penn State University and holds bachelor’s degrees in Public Relations and History.