Greater Greater Washington

Pretty and pretty ugly in the Flickr pool

Here are our favorite new images from the Greater and Lesser Washington Flickr pool, showcasing the best and worst of the Washington region.


Uptown Theater - Dark Knight Rises opening. Photo by ianseanlivingston.


Georgia Avenue Firehouse. Photo by Jorge Banales.


The Yards Park. Photo by Jzimbabwe.


Mt. Pleasant. Photo by msdeena.


Bethesda. Photo by dnramire.

Got a picture that depicts the best or worst of Washington? Great photos of things like people enjoying walkable places, lack of people in unwalkable places, transit, pedestrians, bicycles, cars, parking lots, parks, historic buildings, modern buildings, stores, urban decay, new development, and other similar elements in DC, Maryland, and Virginia will get you featured in this weekly highlight. Make sure to join our Flickr pool and submit your own photos!

Aimee Custis is the Communications Manager at the Coalition for Smarter Growth. A policy wonk by training and a transit advocate by profession, she moved to DC in 2008 to learn everything she could about walkable communities and public policy. Also a photographer, she photoblogs at aimeecustis.com

Comments

Four years and four and a half months since that apartment building burned in Mt Pleasant, and it's still a rotting shell with no direction. I guess the tenants got a loan to buy the property a couple years ago but are still working with a developer to get the money to build. So sad that it is taking so long.

by MLD on Jul 27, 2012 4:05 pm • linkreport

The tenants got a mortgage loan on a derelict with no developer lined up? That's a foreclosure waiting to happen.

by Jack Love on Jul 29, 2012 11:29 am • linkreport

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