Janette Sadik-Khan (New York)

All you folk out there who have watched “Cycling – the good oil” would have an inkling of the benefits of a champion in high places for improvement to cycling infrastructure. Janette Sadik-Khan, Commissionar of Transport in NYC, is one of those.

Not everybody is a fan – here is how some see her:

By many credible accounts Sadik-Khan has brought some of this misery on herself, with a style that can be impatient, intolerant, moralizing. I’ve gotten to know her a bit, and she has a certainty that borders on righteousness and an intensity in the vicinity of mania.

Of course, that last sentence just describes good advocacy….

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