Recent Streetsblog LA posts about Janette Sadik-Khan

UCLA Advancing the Complete Streets Dialogue

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Last Thursday UCLA hosted its third annual Complete Streets Conference in Downtown Los Angeles. I was excited to have had the opportunity to attend with such a packed line up for the all day event, with a few big names in the mix including the esteemed Janette Sadik-Khan. During the opening presentation UCLA professor Anastasia […]

CicLAvia Has 12 “Sadik-Khan” Type Projects for L.A. What Are Yours?

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Zakaliciousness/Flickr via Copenhagenize Over at CicLAvia’s blog, Joe Linton, who is no stranger to Streetsblog readers, has an interesting article featuring a dozen "Sadik-Khan"  like projects that could, and should, be done by the city of Los Angeles before next year’s Street Summit.  After her inspiring perfomance at this year’s Summit, NYCDOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan […]
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As Minneapolis Joins NACTO, Oberstar Backs Shift on Transit Operating Aid

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At an event in Minneapolis today, House transportation committee chairman Jim Oberstar (D-MN) announced his support for giving urban transit agencies more flexibility to spend federal transportation formula money on operating — a change in the current law that has already won the backing of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood but has split the transit industry. […]

Sadik-Khan Packs the House, Then Brings It Down

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Thanks to Clarence Eckerson for this Streetfilms Shortie.  Sadik-Khan will be speaking again at the start of the StreetSummit this Saturday Last night, the L.A. StreetSummit kicked off with a rousing keynote address and slide show by the groundbreaking New York City DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Kahn.  Three levels of Occidental College students, bike advocates from […]